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Apple's new OS downloaded 3M times in 4 days

Mac users downloaded 3 million copies of the latest Apple operating system in the first four days it was available.

China targets energy, health industries

China's government is launching projects to attract private investment in energy and health to boost a slumping economy.

Port of Astoria in financial trouble

A recent audit on the Port of Astoria shows major financial troubles, compounded by a slowdown in log exports.

Ranchers struggling after wildfires

Oregon ranchers who lost grazing land to recent wildfires are struggling to feed their cattle this summer.

Ted Wheeler calls for PERS changes

Oregon Treasurer Ted Wheeler endorsed changes to the state's Public Employees Retirement System.

Natural gas rates fall

Oregon homeowners can expect a reduction in natural gas rates this fall and winter.

Beaverton embraces composting

A new Beaverton program will send food scraps to a compost facility instead of a landfill, as part of a wider Portland-area shift.