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PSU professor wins surprise grant

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt presented Professor Tom Shrimpton with a $96,400 grant to fund his research on overcoming online censorship.

Nike surpasses Adidas in Europe

The athletic footwear and apparel company is now No. 1 in Europe.

Lane County housing market on the upswing

Home sales in the area remained unchanged compared to 2013, but housing prices continued to increase.

PSU faculty union may strike

Members of Portland State University's faculty union have agreed to strike if union leaders call for a strike.

Feds blast Oracle Corp., Cover Oregon

A federal investigation describes the online insurance exchange's contractor, Oracle, as domineering and unresponsive.

Housing projects popping up in the Pearl

Developers are working on at least six multifamily projects in the Northwest Portland district.

eBay to expand downtown Portland outpost

The online marketplace leased the fifth floor of the Fifth Avenue Building.