Apple sold more than 5 million of its new iPhone 5 in the three days since its launch.
While poverty has slowed, food stamp use continues to climb and Oregon leads the nation, 2011 census data shows.
Communications chips from Hillsboro-based TriQuint Semiconductor are again in the iPhone 5.
Metro councilors voted unanimously for a resolution that urges more federal study on the impact of proposed coal export terminals.
The Oregon Investment Council committed $225 million to two unusual investments.
The Securities and Exchange Commission filed fraud charges against a Portland man for allegedly running a $37 million Ponzi scheme.
The Zidell family has revealed their master plan for developing their property in Portland's South Waterfront.