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World economic recovery weakened

The world economy has weakened further, the International Monetary Fund says, plagued by uncertainty.

Royal Caribbean adds jobs in Springfield

Royal Caribbean is adding 140 jobs at its Springfield call center, with plans to add more jobs soon.

Plastic bag ban expansion considered

The Portland City Council will consider expanding the city's plastic bag ban on its one-year anniversary.

3 former governors oppose Grange casino

Three former Oregon governors are speaking out against the proposed Grange casino, along with Measures 82 and 83.

New Springfield Symantec center under construction

Symantec is building a new security operations center in Springfield to meet a growing demand for sensitive data storage.

Precision Castparts acquires Texas Honing

Portland-based Precision Castparts has agreed to acquire Texas Honing, the latest in a string of recent acquisitions.

Oregon wineries see best ever harvest

A record dry spell is making for a banner year for Oregon wineries.