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Group blames Oregon job losses on international trade

The Oregon Fair Trade Campaign says international trade is causing job losses for the state's technology work force.

Energy efficiency upgrades help Neil Kelly

The demand for energy retrofits is driving growth for Portland home improvement contractor Neil Kelly Co.

UO students work on cutting power use

A University of Oregon program is working to help students reduce their power use and costs.

Boomers not making big purchases

Baby boomers are holding off on purchasing homes and cars, making Federal Reserve officials concerned about the impact of record low interest rates aimed at creating jobs.

Victoria's Secret apologizes for Native American headdress

Victoria's Secret apologized for putting a Native American-style headdress on a model at its annual fashion show.

Average Thanksgiving meal costs less than $5 per person

The American Farm Bureau Federation's annual survey of the price of Thanksgiving dinner found prices slightly higher than 2011.

Intel stops support for Oregon Boy Scouts

Intel has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Boy Scouts of America through its employee volunteer matching program, but will end those philanthropic contributions because of the Boy Scouts' ban on gay members and troop leaders.