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Mediators plan longshore union, grain handler talks

Federal mediators plan talks between three Northwest grain terminal operators and the West Coast longshore union.

Bike companies team up to haul large cargo

Electric bicycle motor maker EcoSpeed and B-line Urban Delivery are collaborating to help move heavy cargo loads around Portland sustainably.

Knight program helps students design shoes

A class at Portland's Catlin Gabel School funded by the Knight Family Scholars Program helps students design shoes.

Health of U.S. economy growing

A measure of the U.S. economy's health for the next six months increased.

Erickson Air-Crane buys Evergreen Helicopters

Portland's Erickson Air-Crane bought McMinnville's Evergreen International Aviation's helicopter company for $250 million.

Craig Berkman charged in Facebook fraud

Former Oregon gubernatorial candidate Craig L. Berkman was charged in an $8 million securities fraud scheme.

Oregon unemployment rate steady

Oregon's February unemployment rate stayed 8.4%, the same as January.