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Economists predict moderate growth

Business economists foresee modest growth in 2013 helped by a rebound in housing.

Home sales, prices climb

Home sales slowed in November, but were still higher than a year ago.

Legislature meets to consider Nike tax bill

Legislators are gathered to consider a bill providing tax certainty to Nike, which could have as many as 69 amendments.

Jeld-Wen opening North Carolina headquarters

Oregon's largest private company, Jeld-Wen, plans to open a North American headquarters in North Carolina, despite denying rumors of that in September.

Nike legislation could lock out Intel

Nike's request for special legislation on a favorable tax structure includes language that would make Intel ineligible.

Gun used in Clackamas mall shooting appeals to youth

The type of rifle used in the Clackamas mall shooting, an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, attracts a younger generation of shooters.

Demonstrators to protest at Oregon Zoo

Animal-rights protesters plan to demonstrate outside the Oregon Zoo in a "Day of Action for Elephants."