Scientists gather to study risk from microplastic pollution

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tiny bits of broken-down plastic smaller than a fraction of a grain of rice are turning up everywh...
18:03 24 February 2022

Immigration agency subpoenas Oregon county over 2 inmates

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement subpoenaed a sheriff’s office in the suburbs of Portland,...
23:52 18 February 2022

New Philadelphia police chief starts amid surge in homicides

PHILADELPHIA — The new commissioner of the nation's fourth-largest city police force will start work Monday amid a surge in homicides and calls for ac...
20:17 9 February 2022

Jazz snap 5-game skid, rally to beat Trail Blazers 117-114

SALT LAKE CITY — One play punctuated a thrilling comeback for the Utah Jazz.
8:04 8 February 2022

Rescues by chopper, front loader as flood hits northwest US

PORTLAND, Ore. — Residents in the foothills of the towering Blue Mountains in rural northeast Oregon were plucked from their flooded homes by helicopt...
23:44 7 February 2022

Nuggets clamp down on Damian Lillard, rout Blazers 127-99

DENVER — The combination of Gary Harris and Torrey Craig was too much for Damian Lillard and the Trail Blazers to overcome.
5:46 5 February 2022

Lakers return after Bryant’s death, lose 127-119 to Blazers

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers dried their eyes and took the Staples Center court for the first time since Kobe Bryant's death with a resolve th...
7:02 1 February 2022

Paul, Lowry among the All-Star reserves, with 6 first-timers

The All-Star Game is going to have plenty of new faces.
0:52 31 January 2022

Lakers play outside to lighten spirits after Bryant’s death

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Before the Los Angeles Lakers practiced on the final day before their first game since Kobe Bryant’s death, they played.
22:25 30 January 2022

Crab fishermen survive harrowing capsize off Oregon coast

PORTLAND, Ore. — Three men were in good condition early Wednesday after being cut from inside the hull of a capsized crab boat off the Oregon coast. T...
20:51 15 January 2022

Witness recalls panic after children swept to sea in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. — Joanne Cornelius had just finished taking photos of the breathtaking waves and extreme high tide outside her home on the Oregon coast...
20:53 13 January 2022

Westbrook set to return to face a Thunder team that is OK

Once Russell Westbrook headed to Houston, the Oklahoma City Thunder were supposed to be headed toward a rebuild.
8:12 7 January 2022

Dragic leads Heat by Blazers in Whiteside’s return, 122-111

MIAMI — James Johnson scored on his first possession in more than a month. Dragic either scored or got somebody else points pretty much every time the...
2:25 6 January 2022

Naked fireman, binky-binging bulldog: New England’s odd 2019

BOSTON — New Englanders fired up the weirdness machine again in 2019, and it cranked out oddities pretty much nonstop.
11:11 27 December 2022

1 dead, 3 hurt in stabbings at Oregon shopping center, town

BEAVERTON, Ore. — A 20-year-old attacker carried out a series of stabbings and carjackings at a suburban Portland shopping center and in a nearby town...
4:28 19 December 2021

GOP Sen. Collins of Maine launches reelection bid for 2020

PORTLAND, Maine — Republican Sen. Susan Collins officially launched her bid for reelection Wednesday, setting up an expensive and closely watched batt...
12:59 18 December 2021

Antetokounmpo has triple-double, Bucks beat Trail Blazers

MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo had his second triple-double of the season and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Carmelo Anthony and the short-handed Portlan...
4:11 22 November 2021

Carmelo Anthony takes a new outlook to his new team

NEW ORLEANS — Carmelo Anthony had accepted the possibility that his NBA career might be over.
7:02 20 November 2021

Starting over: Anthony set with Blazers and jersey No. 00

PORTLAND, Ore. — Carmelo Anthony is now set with the Portland Trail Blazers and starting over with jersey No. 00.
17:47 19 November 2021

Carmelo aims to knock off rust, knock down shots for Blazers

Plenty has changed since Carmelo Anthony last played an NBA game.
16:15 19 November 2021

Portland, Oregon, paramedics learn self-defense amid attacks

PORTLAND, Ore. — Trisha Preston was transporting a patient in a mental health crisis in the back of her ambulance when suddenly the woman undid her se...
20:34 11 November 2021

Clippers beat Trail Blazers 107-101 for Rivers’ 900th win

LOS ANGELES — The Clippers were kings of the fourth quarter. Portland star Damian Lillard lost his crown, at least for a night anyway.
7:32 8 November 2021

Paschall, young Warriors beat Blazers for 1st home win

SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie forward Eric Paschall hit a key 3-pointer with 4:05 remaining and finished with 34 points and 13 rebounds, leading the injury-p...
6:31 5 November 2021

US sued over health insurance rule for immigrant families

A lawsuit Wednesday accused the Trump administration of preventing Americans from bringing their foreign spouses and parents to live with them in the ...
22:59 30 October 2021