Researchers allege the project's safety practices would be counterproductive.
Portland and most of the country have emerged from the housing bubble bursting, but some areas of Oregon continue to struggle.
A subsidiary of the aviation services company will transport executives of the Polvo Oil Field to their off-shore rig 60 miles from Rio de Janeiro.
The Portland mayor announced he was leaving his job as director of the City Club to lead a climate change initiative in Washington D.C.
TECH ROUNDUP: Cedexis has raised a total of about $13 million for its cloud-computing service.
Pembina Marine Terminals' $500 million North Portland plan was subjected to public comment Tuesday.
The German shoemaker said it could add as many as 500 athletes as endorsers.