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Portland builders support natural methods

Several Portland builders are working with the city to bring natural construction into the mainstream.

Facebook increases IPO price

Facebook increased the price range it expects to sell its stock for to between $34 and $38 per share.

Business inventory growth slows

Business inventories rose 0.3% in March, the smallest increase since November.

Anti-foreclosure program struggles

A state program to help homeowners avoid foreclosure has struggled through mistakes and a slow start.

PDX gets pre-screening

Portland International Airport will join a dozen other airports in offering prescreening by the TSA.

Group hopes Jackson County will ban genetically altered plants

A group of farmers and food activists hope to convince the Jackson County Board of Commissioners to ban genetically engineered plants in Jackson County.

Oregon primary participation low

Oregon ballot returns for Tuesday's primary are expected to be among the lowest in recent decades.