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Oregon Legislature extends workplace protections to interns

The Oregon Legislature agreed to extend workplace protections against harassment and discrimination to unpaid interns.

One Direction opening Portland pop-up

Boy band One Direction is opening a pop-up store at Pioneer Place in downtown Portland.

Umpqua Bank parent buys Washington firm

Umpqua Holdings agreed to pay $158 million for the parent of Financial Pacific Leasing, a Washington company that leases equipment to small businesses.

Foreclosed Oregonians getting $23.6M

15,937 Oregonians who lost their homes to foreclosure will get checks for $1,480 each as part of the National Mortgage Settlement.

PGE plans $1B investment in gas and wind

Portland General Electric unveiled plans to invest $1 billion in a new gas fired power plant and a new wind farm.

Oregon ranks low for teen employment

Oregon is the eighth worst state for teenage unemployment, a new survey says.

Keen names new president

Portland-based footwear brand Keen, Inc. named Mike Abbott new president.