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Oregon agrees to not charge Facebook extra taxes

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Friday, February 03, 2012
Gov. John Kitzhaber reached an agreement with Facebook officials to not give the company's Prineville data center a special assessment that could cost hundreds of millions of dollars.
 

Wash. considers making Oregonians pay sales tax

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Friday, February 03, 2012
Washington lawmakers are considering a plan to make Oregonians who shop in the state pay sales tax.
 

PBA offers Cuba trip

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Friday, February 03, 2012
The Portland Business Alliance is offering members an opportunity to visit Cuba.
 

Portland bedbug infestation continues

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Friday, February 03, 2012
Homeless shelters, hotels, and college dorms are among the Portland beds hard-hit by an ongoing bedbug infestation.
 

Columbia Sportswear profits up

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Friday, February 03, 2012
Columbia Sportswear announced 2011 fourth quarter profits that were 40% higher than a year earlier.
 

Nationwide jobless rate falls to 3-year low

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Friday, February 03, 2012
The nationwide unemployment rate fell to 8.3% in January, and employers added 243,000 jobs.
 

Komen revises funding decision

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Friday, February 03, 2012
After severe backlash, the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Foundation  announced it would revise a new policy that barred the organization from funding Planned Parenthood.
 
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OB Video: Building trade ties with the EU

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