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Hitachi expanding in Hillsboro

Hitachi High Technologies America is expanding in Hillsboro, adding 30 engineers.

Nike joins NASA in green innovation group

Nike is a member of LAUNCH, a group including NASA and the U.S. Department of State.

Oregon Legislature could still approve tax increase

Republicans and Democrats could still come to a compromise on tax increases before the June 30 deadline.

Columbia Sportswear sets revenue record

Columbia Sportswear set a record for first quarter revenues, due to late-season cold weather.

Banks cut thousands of jobs

Major financial firms are cutting jobs due to a slow recovery, low interest rates and technology advances.

Oregon tax increase plan flops

A Democratic bill to increase taxes on the wealthy flopped on the Oregon House floor.

Sylvan Forest Products gets military contract option

Portland's Sylvan Forest Products was awarded a military contract option of up to $63.79 million.