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Jobless claims hit four year low

Unemployment benefit claims dropped to a four year low nationwide last week.

U.S. calls for tariffs on Chinese solar panels

The U.S. Department of Commerce called for tariffs on cheap, subsidized solar panels from China.

Oregon's economic recovery slows

Oregon employers hired less workers than usual in February, slowing the state's rocky economic recovery.

Beaverton startup Virticus sold for $8.15M

Ohio-based LSI Industries acquired Beaverton lighting software startup Virticus for $8.15 million.

Drug treatment reports biased, study shows

Medical journals tend to overstate the effectiveness of new drugs, Oregon researchers found.

Angel Oregon names early stage finalists

Angel Oregon has picked six concept stage finalists out of 25 semifinalists.

Green Portland laundromat embraces text messages

A Portland laundromat installed machines that text customers when their load is ready.