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Comcast to charge heavy downloaders extra

Comcast is going to start charging extra when customers go over a monthly data limit of 300 gigabytes.

BP to restart refinery blamed for Pacific Northwest gas prices

BP plans to restart its Cherry Point refinery by month's end.

Oregon foreclosure filings decline

Oregon foreclosure filings fell in April, reflecting a shift in foreclosure activity toward the East Coast.

Jobless rate dips

Oregon's unemployment rate fell to 8.5% in April, from 8.6% in March.

Oregon gets federal grants to launch health insurance exchange

Oregon landed $6.68 million in federal grants to help launch a health insurance exchange.

Home builders rebound

Oregon home builders' confidence is the best it's been in five years.

Stumptown Coffee teams with Energy Trust

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is retiring the high-temperature afterburner it uses to scrub air from roasting coffee in favor of a new system.