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Seattle vs. Portland: Seattle 'like floating through a dream'updated: Tue May 29 2012 07:02:00

Two weeks ago, I flew back to Seattle from Atlanta. Immediately after stepping off the plane, I could feel it: home.

Police interview mom of missing Oregon childrenupdated: Sat May 26 2012 13:47:00

Authorities have remained tight lipped about their interview with the mother of three children -- all apparently 3 years old or younger -- who were found alone in a vacant building in Portland, Oregon.

Three kids found abandoned in shedupdated: Fri May 25 2012 16:03:00

Portland police need the public's help in identifying three children found Thursday morning abandoned in a shed.

Oregon police say they've found mother of three abandoned childrenupdated: Fri May 25 2012 16:03:00

Police said Friday that they tracked down the mother of three children -- all apparently 3 years old or younger -- who were found alone the previous morning in a vacant building in Portland, Oregon.

Don't let those vacation days expireupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 07:40:00

After traveling all year for business meetings or conventions and taking vacation to cover a child's inconvenient half days at school, many harried Americans are left with a dilemma. With a few weeks left in the year, their remaining precious vacation days are about to expire.

Protesters arrested, challenged as police confront Occupy activistsupdated: Sun Nov 13 2011 22:28:00

Occupy activists and law enforcement authorities found themselves at odds in several U.S. cities over the weekend, including yet another tense showdown late Sunday afternoon in Portland, Oregon.

Occupy Atlanta's non-violent protestupdated: Sun Nov 06 2011 21:09:00

In the cradle of the civil rights movement, Occupy Atlanta protests have remained non-violent. George Howell reports.

Occupy Portland: We aren't responsible for vandalismupdated: Sun Nov 06 2011 13:25:00

A group calling itself "The Real Occupy Portland and the 99%" told police in Portland, Oregon, it was not responsible for vandalizing two banks, despite an earlier apparent claim of responsibility.

Occupy Wall Street braces for winterupdated: Sun Oct 30 2011 20:26:00

Occupy Wall Street demonstrators face a new challenge. They're trying to stay warm and dry as snow falls in New York.

Dozens of Occupy protesters arrested in Texas, Oregonupdated: Sun Oct 30 2011 20:26:00

The arrests occurred thousands of miles apart, but the scenes were similar in Oregon and Texas early Sunday: In the dark of night, police told Occupy demonstrators to leave protest sites. Those who refused were handcuffed and arrested.

Get smart: Portland street styleupdated: Thu Jun 02 2011 09:27:00

Slide on your glasses as you hit the streets of Portland. Here, amongst the VooDoo Doughnut-eaters, eclectic little coffeehouse-supporters and bookstore-browsing literary crowd, it's hip to be nerdy.

15 of the world's most bike-friendly citiesupdated: Fri May 06 2011 08:23:00

Grab a helmet and check out these 15 cities where drivers use all five fingers when they wave at you. Steve Davis: Five things we learned in MLS Week 5updated: Mon Apr 25 2011 12:14:00

Know your Major League Soccer -- Five things you should know about Week 5: Ian Thomsen: Underdogs' one-and-done mentality keep playoffs competitiveupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 15:39:00

The NBA gap between the haves and the have-nots is widening. That's why the owners are now quarreling among themselves over how much money the richest markets should be sharing with the less rich, and why the "less attractive" franchises want the next collective bargaining agreement to provide them with a better opportunity to hold on to talents like LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Deron Williams.

Google begins testing its daily-deal Groupon cloneupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 09:31:00

Spurned by daily-deal site Groupon, Google is now testing Google Offers, its own service for sending users deeply discounted offers for local businesses, starting with Portland, Oregon. Grant Wahl: Portland readies for home debut, Beckham rants; more mailbagupdated: Thu Apr 14 2011 14:36:00

There's something that just seems right about the match between Portland, Ore., and soccer. You can see for yourself tonight when the Portland Timbers host their historic first MLS home game (ESPN2, 11 p.m. ET) against the Chicago Fire in what figures to be a festive cauldron in their refurbished downtown stadium.

CNNMoney: I'm addicted to infomercialsupdated: Thu Apr 07 2011 10:33:00

Logan Sachon is a Portland, Ore.-based writer who covers personal finance for Bundle.

Intruder calls 911, afraid homeowner may have gunupdated: Tue Mar 08 2011 22:11:00

This time it was the intruder who called 911.

Intruder calls 911 from showerupdated: Tue Mar 08 2011 22:11:00

An intruder redefined "clean getaway" when he broke into a home and the owners walked in. CNN's Jeanne Moos explains. Steve Davis: Vancouver, Portland ready for MLS debutsupdated: Mon Feb 14 2011 17:19:00

Seattle Sounders fans already scored a sweet little victory in the MLS rivalry about to ignite in the Pacific Northwest. Their club already made life tougher than it needed to be on the debuting teams in 2011 -- the very sides that are already Seattle's chief rivals. Steve Davis: 10 MLS figures to keep an eye onupdated: Mon Jan 31 2011 18:05:00

Preseason started early this year around MLS, a reflection of season openers moving forward about two weeks. So most teams are into their preseason routines now, with trips ahead to Florida, Arizona or other places where the weather is more suited to soccer and less to Winter X Games.

Travel the world with iReportersupdated: Fri Dec 17 2010 14:43:00

CNN iReporters captured images of various streetcars, light rail and trolleys from around the world.

Can streetcars save America's cities?updated: Fri Dec 17 2010 14:43:00

In a down economy, pursuing the American dream can be challenging, but restaurant owner Todd Steele was willing to take a chance.

Attempted Portland bomber busted by FBIupdated: Tue Nov 30 2010 05:33:00

CNN's Randi Kaye shows us how the FBI tracked the alleged Portland Oregon attempted bomber, step by step.

Portland mayor to revisit opting out of FBI's terrorism task forceupdated: Tue Nov 30 2010 05:33:00

Three days after the arrest of a suspected terrorist in Portland, Oregon, Mayor Sam Adams is rethinking a decision he made five years ago not to participate in the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force, according to officials.

Somali-American accused of plotting to bomb Oregon tree-lighting eventupdated: Sat Nov 27 2010 21:27:00

After enjoying their city's Christmas tree lighting, Portland, Oregon, residents felt a twinge of shock and then a rush of gratitude on Saturday when they learned that law officers foiled a plot to set off a bomb in a state the suspect says "nobody ever thinks about."

Bomb plot foiled in Oregonupdated: Sat Nov 27 2010 21:27:00

A 19-year-old is in custody on suspicion of trying to blow up what he thought was a van laden with explosives. Steve Davis: Vancouver, Portland use expansion draft to acquire trading chipsupdated: Fri Nov 26 2010 10:44:00

Deciders around MLS are still trying to get their arms around these expansion drafts, still learning how best to exploit the process. No one has unlocked the secret just yet.

Car gets 100 miles per gallonupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 09:24:00

CNN's Ali Velshi talks to the CEO of a company who won an award for creating a car that gets 100 miles to the gallon.

The new fear: Electric car 'range anxiety'updated: Wed Oct 20 2010 09:24:00

Chase Ballew had miscalculated a little bit. He was bringing home some furniture from Ikea in his electric-powered truck, and there wasn't enough charge to get him all the way to the house.

Plane lands safely at Oregon elementary schoolupdated: Tue Oct 12 2010 12:01:00

The pilot of a small plane safely made an emergency landing on the grounds of a school in Portland, Oregon, Sunday evening, authorities said.

Plane lands safely at elementary schoolupdated: Tue Oct 12 2010 12:00:00

The pilot of a small plane safely made an emergency landing on the grounds of a school in Portland, Oregon, Sunday evening, authorities said.

8 hurt when tour bus catches fire in Oregonupdated: Mon Sep 13 2010 03:49:00

Eight people were hurt when a tour bus caught on fire on an Oregon highway Sunday, authorities said.

Oregon man arrested after in-flight incidentupdated: Sun Sep 05 2010 08:09:00

A 48-year-old man faces several charges stemming from a flight from Amsterdam, Netherlands, to Portland, Oregon, authorities said.

CNNMoney: Babysitters for backyard chickensupdated: Fri Jul 23 2010 03:51:00

You've heard of cat-sitters, dog-sitters and, of course, babysitters. But chicken-sitters?

America's best farmers' markets -- for travelersupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 10:40:00

Wherever he goes, Richard Ruben stops by the local farmers' market.

Fortune: Where soccer beats baseball: Portlandupdated: Mon Jul 12 2010 11:58:00

Portland, Ore. is the city of a thousand nicknames. "Stumptown," perhaps its oldest, harkens back to the region's logging roots. "Beervana," a nod to the city's renowned craft brew scene, is another favorite. Rumor has it, violent protests prompted George H. W. Bush's staff to christen the city "Little Beirut." But if Henry Merritt Paulson III has his way, "Soccer City USA," may become Portland's next big moniker.

Summer continues to sizzle on both coastsupdated: Thu Jul 08 2010 13:30:00

When does 92 degrees feel cool? The day after 100.

'Procedural issues' prompt re-opening case involving Gore, police sayupdated: Fri Jul 02 2010 09:44:00

Police in Portland, Oregon, say they reopened their investigation into a massage therapist's allegation that former Vice President Al Gore had "unwanted sexual contact" with her in 2006 because of procedural issues.

Portland police reopen therapist's complaint about Goreupdated: Thu Jul 01 2010 03:13:00

Police in Portland, Oregon, say they have reopened their investigation into a massage therapist's allegation that former Vice President Al Gore had "unwanted sexual contact" with her in 2006, a police spokeswoman said Wednesday.

Crews search for missing child in Oregonupdated: Mon Jun 07 2010 14:00:00

The search for a second-grade student who disappeared last week after he arrived at his Portland, Oregon, elementary school intensified Monday. Frank Hughes: Fast Breaks: Suns-Blazers, Game 6updated: Fri Apr 30 2010 12:22:00

The Phoenix Suns advanced to the second round of the playoffs by defeating the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden 99-90 on Thursday. While the Suns prepare for what is sure to be an emotional second-round series against a Spurs team that has defeated them four consecutive times in the postseason, the Blazers are left to mull over a season that brought pain from almost the beginning to the end, with key injuries a constant companion. Frank Hughes: Sloppy Blazers play into Suns' hands after red-hot startupdated: Tue Apr 27 2010 09:37:00

The Phoenix Suns maintained home-court advantage by swarming the Portland Trail Blazers in a 107-88 victory at USAirways Arena Monday night. The Suns now hold a 3-2 lead in this best-of-seven series and can close it out when the teams play in Portland on Thursday night. Britt Robson: Stories shaping the first roundupdated: Mon Apr 26 2010 12:10:00

Home court has indeed been an advantage early in the playoffs, with the host team posting a 23-7 record through Sunday. Even when the games moved to the court of the lower-seeded clubs, the home teams were 10-4. Chris Ballard: Fast Breaks: Blazers-Suns, Game 3updated: Fri Apr 23 2010 11:29:00

Behind 42 points from Jason Richardson, the Suns came into the Rose Garden on Thursday and quieted a horde of red-clad hipsters, jumping on the Blazers early and holding on to win 108-89 to take a 2-1 series lead and regain home-court advantage. Chris Ballard: Same as he ever was, Miller key for Blazersupdated: Thu Apr 22 2010 11:57:00

It's seems a little weird to say, but as goes Andre Miller, so go the Blazers. After leaning on Brandon Roy and a deep roster the last few years, it is now Miller -- pass-first point guard, career second lieutenant, enemy of the highlight-compiler -- who will likely determine Portland's fate. Chris Mannix: Bobcats, Spurs hope to avoid 2-0 series deficitsupdated: Wed Apr 21 2010 13:50:00

So like we were saying ... the top seeds are doing just fine, thank you. Clippers send Camby to Portlandupdated: Tue Feb 16 2010 14:30:00

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Portland Trail Blazers are picking up needed help on the interior, acquiring Marcus Camby from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for guard Steve Blake and forward Travis Outlaw.

CNNMoney: Gas prices fall below $2.50 a gallonupdated: Mon Oct 12 2009 08:29:00

Prices at the pump fell more than four cents over the past two weeks, continuing a downward slide despite a rise in crude oil prices, according to a survey published Sunday.

Raise a glass to 'beer country'updated: Thu Aug 27 2009 09:36:00

When it comes to taking spirited vacations, wandering a vineyard falls flat in the face of handcrafted brew. With more than 1,500 breweries across the United States, beer is not just a drink -- it's a destination.

Mayor recall in Portlandupdated: Wed May 20 2009 11:09:00

CNN's Brian Todd reports on a mayor's recall campaign based on his past affair with a male intern.

Portland mayor faces recall movementupdated: Wed May 20 2009 11:09:00

Last year, Sam Adams won a landslide victory against 12 other candidates to become mayor of Portland, Oregon. Now he faces a growing effort to toss him from that office.

Fortune: WiMax's last best hopeupdated: Mon Feb 09 2009 09:31:00

I'm zipping through the streets of Portland, Ore., in a Lincoln Navigator while a "Knight Rider" episode streams over the Internet to a screen mounted to the car's dashboard.

Police look for motive in Oregon nightclub slayingsupdated: Mon Jan 26 2009 18:24:00

A man accused of shooting into a crowd outside an under-21 nightclub -- killing two teenage girls and wounding seven other people -- before shooting himself was in critical condition Monday, police in Portland, Oregon, said.

Portland mayor admits relationship with 18-year-oldupdated: Wed Jan 21 2009 12:00:00

The mayor of Portland, Oregon, publicly apologized Tuesday for lying about a sexual relationship he had with an 18-year-old male in 2005, and for asking the teen to lie about it.

Highways closed, flights canceled as winter roars inupdated: Mon Dec 22 2008 21:09:00

Severe winter weather was creating Christmas week travel headaches across the country Monday, canceling flights and closing major highways.

Mall shooting suspect arrested in Oregonupdated: Thu Nov 27 2008 10:35:00

A suspect in what may have been a gang-related fatal shooting at a Washington shopping mall was arrested Wednesday in Portland, Oregon, police said.

CNNMoney: Bulletproof housing markets get hitupdated: Tue May 06 2008 11:38:00

Some of the last, best housing markets - the ones that continued to climb even as the rest of the country cratered - have turned south lately.

CNNMoney: Home price plunge acceleratesupdated: Tue Feb 26 2008 10:19:00

The decline in residential real estate accelerated though the end of 2007, and home prices in 20 key markets plunged 9.1% for the year, according to a survey released Tuesday.

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