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Portland city council approves $15K for its share in green economy global study

The city will participate in a sustainability study with the goal of better understanding the "relationship between environmental and industrial policy and growth."

Intel wants to sell chips for wearable technology

The chipmaker is focusing on the "eyes, ears, wrists and torso" as a new market for its hardware products.

Elizabeth Warren supports Merkley re-election bid

The U.S. Senator was spotted at two Portland fundraisers benefiting Sen. Jeff Merkley's bid for a second six-year term.

TriMet passes $607M budget

The new budget will add trips to 26 bus lines, including more evening service that will bring more 15-minute service to 11 major lines.

Beaverton medical device-maker to cut 170 jobs

Greatbatch Inc. will transfer 170 jobs from its Oregon medical manufacturing facility to another in Mexico.

Elected officials paid less than subordinates

Gov. John Kitzhaber makes less than 19 people who answer to him directly.

3D printing specialist opens HQ in The Dalles

Integrated 3D Manufacturing will employ five workers, and expects two more by the end of 2014.