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United Streetcar behind schedule

Clackamas-based United Streetcar is at least three months behind schedule building Tucson, Arizona's new streetcars.

Back to school shopping slows

The sluggish economy and hot weather have made for a slow start to the back-to-school spending season.

Apple case raises innovation concerns

Concerns about the future of innovation rise after Apple's victory in a patent lawsuit against Samsung.

Portland's job growth among Top 10 in U.S.

Portland's job growth ranks it among the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. in terms of employment.

Habitat restoration brings $977M to Oregon

Habitat restoration projects generated $977.5 million in economic activity in Oregon and created 6,483 jobs between 2001 and 2010.

Bank of America helps homeowners

Bank of America is holding loan assistance events to help homeowners keep their homes.

Kitzhaber names former Republican lawmaker to OLCC

Gov. John Kitzhaber has offered up former Republican lawmaker Rob Patridge to be the newest Oregon Liquor Control Commission member, part of an effort to get rid of longtime director Steve Pharo.