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Longshore union, grain terminal owners continue negotiations

Longshore union leaders and Northwest grain terminal owners are continuing contract talks in hopes of averting a lockout at Portland and Puget Sound ports.

NetApp opens Hillsboro data center

NetApp is the latest company to open a data center in Oregon.

Portland shifts gears on water spending

The Portland City Council will consider using general fund money to repay the Water Bureau's expenses being challenged in a ratepayer lawsuit.

Green power debate cuts jobs

An election year dispute over taxpayer support for renewable energy is leading to a loss of jobs in the industry.

Netflix fights off takeover

Netflix is moving to protect itself against hostile takeovers after Carl Icahn announced a 10% stake in the company.

U.S. adds 171,000 jobs; unemployment hits 7.9 percent

U.S. employers added 171,000 jobs in October, in the final jobs report before the election.

Intel CEO endorses Romney

Intel chief Paul Otellini joined a roster of business leaders backing Republican nominee Mitt Romney.