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3 Portland men cold-cocked in unprovoked attacks, police say |

Portland residents Steven Dinh and Bret Christopherson were walking back from a 7-Eleven on Saturday when they parted to allow another pedestrian headed their way to walk past. The two suddenly turned when they heard someone running toward them from … Continue reading

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A Nike Commercial Grounded in Reality

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Big & Rich singer urges Nike boycott over Colin Kaepernick ad: ‘Reebok, here we come’ | Kaepernick is No Longer an Athlete, He is an Activist

Hours after Nike unveiled a new ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, country singer John Rich responded blasting the decision…. The singer, whose signature hit with the multi-platinum selling Big & Rich is “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy),” followed … Continue reading

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“Ripple” | Grateful Dead – Get On The Bus

Reach out your hand if your cup be empty If your cup is full may it be again Let it be known there is a fountain That was not made by the hands of men There is a road, no … Continue reading

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CareOregon, major Medicaid player, approaches $100 million in losses |

The insurer’s deteriorating financial position raises new questions about the sustainability of Oregon’s pioneering model for providing health care to the poor. CareOregon’s struggles come just months after Portland-based FamilyCare exited the Medicaid business after years of battling with state regulators … Continue reading

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Portland Police Chief Danielle Outlaw Made Bold Claims in a Radio Interview Last Week. Were They True? | Yes.

What Outlaw said: “I went down there on Naito Parkway, and they were yelling at me and calling me everything but my name. Saying ‘How dare you?’ ‘You’re a hypocrite.’ ‘How do you think other black people feel?’ ‘How do … Continue reading

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Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes off Oregon coast, reportedly felt in Portland | Didn’t Feel a Thing

A magnitude-6.3 earthquake struck off the Oregon coast early Wednesday morning. The quake rumbled at 1:30 a.m. about 170 miles west of Coos Bay and at a depth of roughly 6 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. There were no … Continue reading

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