U.S. home prices rose 6.3% in October from a year ago, the largest yearly gain since July 2006.
Portland mobile software developer Urban Airship has acquired Palo Alto, Calif.-based Tello, a startup that focuses on Apple's online wallet Passbook.
Portland General Electric is testing giant cane, among other biomass sources, to replace coal at the Boardman Power Plant.
Opponents of a proposed Columbia River coal export terminal expect several hundred people to protest during permit hearings before the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality.
Adidas will supply Fiesta Bowl fan T-shirts for the Oregon Ducks, usually associated with Nike.
Eugene's largest recreational vehicle dealer RV Corral is increasing its land holdings by 70%.
Oregon Zoo officials insist that the Asian elephant recently born there will stay in Portland.