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More Oregon workers joining unions

Oregon ranks seventh in the U.S. for union participation, with 17.1% of workers in a union.

Proposed LNG pipeline switches sides

Bob Braddock, project manager of the Jordan Cover Energy Project, said three years ago that exporting liquefied natural gas from the U.S. was impossible. Now he has changed his tune.

Homeowners turn to renting as prices remain low

As Portland-area home prices remain near their lowest point since 2005, many homeowners are renting out their old houses instead of selling.

Ex-Intel employee pleads guilty to downloading secret documents

A former Intel employee pleaded guilty to downloading secret manufacturing and design documents while looking for another job.

Greenbrier profits rise

Greenbrier Cos. profits rose in the second quarter as deliveries of new railcars climbed.

AOL to sell 800 patents to Microsoft

AOL is selling more than 800 of its patents and applications to Microsoft for $1 billion.

Consumers monitor data usage

As smartphones become more common, consumers are forced to think about how many megabytes of data they are using.