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High-profile backers invest in Portland startup

PayRange received $2.75 million from investors with connections to Google and PayPal, and from actor Jared Leto.

JPMorgan Chase donates to Portland economic development group

The high-profile bank will invest $50,000 in Greater Portland Inc., which aims to bolster the region's economy.

Intel pledges $100B investment in Hillsboro

The company will invest $100 billion in its Washington County plants and facilities over the next 30 years.

ZoomCare to join Oregon insurance market

ZoomCare Health Insurance Inc. was issued a license to provide insurance within the state.

Legal pot revenues could bring in $40M

If Oregonians vote to legalize, regulate and tax marijuana for recreational use, state economists estimate Oregon could bring in up to $40 million a year.

PDC prepares to sell parcel of land near convention center

The Portland Development Commission will vote whether to sell the 0.31-acre parcel north of the Oregon Convention Center for $1.3 million.

California company sues Oregonians who shared movies online

Voltage Pictures LLC has sued six Oregonians it believes have illegally shared movies online using the peer-to-peer file-sharing site, BitTorrent.