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U.S. reworking Fannie, Freddie bailout

The Treasury Department is reworking the terms of its bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to shrink the companies more quickly and benefit taxpayers.

Apple plans large Oregon data center

Apple submitted its master plan for a large-scale data center to the city of Prineville.

Oregon overpaid $41M in jobless benefits

Unemployed Oregonians received $41 million more than they should have during fiscal year 2011, according to the Secretary of State.

Portland startup creates new wind turbine

Portland startup Genesis Wind applies concepts from automobile technology to create novel wind turbines.

New brewery being built in Bend

Construction is under way on a new $4.1 million brewery in Bend, known as Worthy Brewing.

Kitzhaber plans trade mission to Asia

Gov. John Kitzhaber plans his second trade mission to China and Japan in as many years, scheduled for October.

Port electricians resume work

Longshoremen at the Port of Portland stood aside as union electricians resumed disputed work.