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Portland Thorns wearing Nike Swoosh

The Portland Thorns, the new National Women's Soccer League team, were spotted wearing Nike Swooshes during their first practices.

Portland housing on the rebound

Portland home values are on the rebound, with the average selling price of $287,700.

Oregon parents more likely to join workforce

Oregon parents join the workforce at a higher rate than the national average.

Vestas no longer top in wind power

Vestas lost its world lead in wind power manufacturing to American rival GE-Wind.

Oregon, Washington governors call for greenhouse gas study

The governors of Oregon and Washington are calling on the White House to evaluate the effects of greenhouse gasses from coal exports.

Oregon unemployment by county

The Oregon Employment Department released new data on Oregon, ranging from 6.2% in Benton County to 13.4% in Crook County.

Sprint turns on LTE service in Portland suburbs

Sprint has been rolling out LTE wireless data service in the Portland area.