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Portland restaurateurs opening restaurants abroad

Two Portland restaurateurs are opening second locations in China and Japan.

Pacific Power helps fund Medford airport solar

Pacific Power's Blue Sky grant program helped pay for a solar installation at Medford's Rogue Valley International Airport.

Gas prices expected to fall

Gas prices should fall by 5% due to a good supply and weak demand, experts say.

Feds list new mortgage rules

The government released new mortgage rules, which may make it easier to get a mortgage from a community bank or credit union instead of a large bank.

Port of Portland to pay $10 a container to retain shipping lines

The Port of Portland will pay shipping lines $10 each container to keep shipping lines here despite longshore labor disputes.

Fiscal cliff deal to cost Oregon $13M

Oregon stands to lose $1.8 million in revenue for the current tax year and $13.3 million in the next two years from the fiscal cliff tax deal.

Oregon farmers short-changed in farm bill, Merkley says

Sen. Jeff Merkley says Oregon farmers were short-changed in the nine-month extension of the 2008 Farm Bill that Congress passed.