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Uber says bill threatens its operations in Oregon

Uber criticizes a bill in the Oregon House that would mandate ridesharing companies carry commercial insurance at all times.

Pot committee reaches impasse that threatens its existence

Failure to reach resolution on a medical marijuana issue means the committee could be dissolved.

Southern Oregon officials tout growth in tourism industry

 Rogue Valley area cities say the area has become a hot spot for monied travelers from Northern California, Portland and Seattle.

Groups react to Obama's Portland visit

Wine industry supports TPP; Obama hopes speech will sway reluctant allies in Congress.

Convention Center hotel foes offered land plot to drop suit

Metro tried to placate foes by trading a plot of land, worth $2.5 million, for a pledge to drop lawsuits.

Stumptown Coffee owner aims to sell

The private equity firm that bought the brand in 2011 is considering selling the brand.

Portland tops list of best beer cities

Thrillist ranks Portland ahead of San Diego, Denver and Seattle.