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WHO: Maternal deaths falling worldwide

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Wednesday, May 07, 2014

BBC: New figures show that maternal deaths worldwide have dropped by 45% since 1990.

In 1990, more than half a million women died in pregnancy or childbirth - by 2013 the figure was 289,000.

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2015 100 Best companies announced

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Friday, February 27, 2015
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The 100 Best list recognizes large, medium and small companies for excellence in work environment, management and communications, decision-making and trust, career development and learning, and benefits and compensation.


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Beam Me Up

April 2015
Thursday, March 19, 2015
BY DAN COOK | Photos by Jason E. Kaplan

An alliance of developers, academics and timber industry executives wants to position Oregon as a front runner in the glamorous new world of wooden skyscrapers.


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Oregon Business expands events portfolio

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Friday, March 27, 2015
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New events series brings magazine to life.


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Uncertainty about convention center hotel could cost Portland an NBA All-Star Game

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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NBA commissioner: "I would love to end up having an All-Star Game in Portland. It's really just a function of ensuring that we can fit in town."


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All Rise

March 2015
Friday, February 20, 2015
BY AMY MILSHTEIN | OB CONTRIBUTOR

Don’t just sit there. For a healthy workplace, move up and down — and all around.


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Bike Chic: 7 stylish options for cyclists

April 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015

Cycling to work is all the rage. But not everyone wants to arrive at the office messy, sweaty — and unfashionable.


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Downtime with the executive director of Greater Portland Inc.

April 2015
Thursday, March 26, 2015

Janet LaBar, Executive director, Greater Portland Inc.


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