Google Chairman Eric Schmidt presented Professor Tom Shrimpton with a $96,400 grant to fund his research on overcoming online censorship.
The athletic footwear and apparel company is now No. 1 in Europe.
Home sales in the area remained unchanged compared to 2013, but housing prices continued to increase.
Members of Portland State University's faculty union have agreed to strike if union leaders call for a strike.
A federal investigation describes the online insurance exchange's contractor, Oracle, as domineering and unresponsive.
Developers are working on at least six multifamily projects in the Northwest Portland district.
The online marketplace leased the fifth floor of the Fifth Avenue Building.