Police: Boys, 7 and 11, attempt robbery with gun

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two boys, ages 7 and 11, are accused of trying to rob a woman with a loaded gun, police said Sunday.

The boys tried to carjack a 22-year-old woman who was in her family’s truck waiting for her parents in a church parking lot.


Clippers build big lead, beat Blazers 103-90

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Chris Paul joked that the Trail Blazers’ near-comeback against the Clippers made for good television. “You always gotta make it interesting,” he said with a smile. But only to a point. […]


Boy Scouts release 20 years of 'perversion' files

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A trove of some 14,500 pages from the Boy Scouts’ so-called “perversion files” have been made public, and the files show that on numerous occasions local officials helped cover up abuse […]


Portland boy accused of Internet shooting threat

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Portland police say a 17-year-old boy threatened a school shooting in an Internet post. Police say he wrote that he was going to shoot people at Wilson High School at noon […]


Portland, Ore., approves adding fluoride to water

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – The City Council approved a plan Wednesday to add fluoride to Portland’s water, meaning Oregon’s biggest city is no longer the largest holdout in the U.S. The ordinance calls for city […]




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