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Oregon cracks down on charities

Oregon is the first state to crack down on charities that spend too little of their money on their missions.

Daimler Trucks workers strike

Union workers at Daimler Trucks North America's Swan Island plant are on strike.

Made in America house sells for $2.1M

A West Linn house built with all American materials has pre-sold for $2.1 million.

Third American-made streetcar hits the streets

United Streetcar's third streetcar began carrying passengers in Portland last week.

Drones keep tabs on Oregon potatoes

Two drones are now flying over Oregon State University potato fields in search of unhealthy plants.

Ashland development reduces parking spots

Construction on a large piece of undeveloped land in downtown Ashland has taken away 70 public parking spaces.

'Grand bargain' moves forward

Gov. Kitzhaber is trying to broker a compromise between Democrats and Republicans to get more money for education by raising taxes and cutting pensions.