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Portland named "Best City in America"

Movato, a real-estate company, recently named Portland the Best City in America.

Dismal Nitch rest area to receive modern facelift

The National Park Service plans to renovate a "dismal" area near the north end of the Astoria Bridge beginning in 2015.

Oregon makes money by selling voter information

In the past five years Oregon has generated $86,226 by selling voter information to political parties, campaigns, and private corporations.

Oregon's online health exchange is still offline

Oregon's online health-insurance exchange is the only system nationwide that has not gone live.

Tech leaders outraged by dismissal of OSU engineering school department head

Supporters of Oregon's tech industry were surprised when Oregon State University announced its decision to replace Terri Fiez as the department head of OSU's School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

U.S. gas prices down 2 cents per gallon, survey says

The  average price of gasoline in the United States has dropped 2 cents per gallon in the past two weeks.

Oregon professor working to develop a better condom

University of Oregon professor Richard Chartoff is helping to build a better condom.