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Oregon News: U.S. Attorney Statement on the Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF)

Oregon – The decision to withdraw the Portland Police Bureau from the Joint Terrorism Task Force is a mistake that defies logic. It’s disappointing that in spite of the overwhelming evidence presented of JTTF successes in Oregon and across the nation, a majority of the city council chose a politically-expedient broadside against the federal government … Continue reading Oregon News: U.S. Attorney Statement on the Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF)

PORTLAND, Ore | Lillard has 29 in Blazers’ chippy 129-107 win over Warriors

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 29 points and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped Golden State’s five-game winning streak with a chippy 129-107 victory Wednesday night that included the late ejection of Warriors coach Steve Kerr. Jake Layman added 17 points off the bench for the Blazers, who had eight players in double figures. … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore | Lillard has 29 in Blazers’ chippy 129-107 win over Warriors

United States | Conclusion of the Fourth Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

United States – The United States and Canada held the fourth round of negotiations to modernize the Columbia River Treaty regime December 12-13 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Building on information shared during previous rounds, the U.S. and Canadian negotiators discussed U.S. priorities including continued careful flood risk management; reliable and economical power supply maintenance; and … Continue reading United States | Conclusion of the Fourth Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

PORTLAND, Maine | Republican drops recount request in Maine congressional race

PORTLAND, Maine — A Republican incumbent dropped his request for a recount Friday in the first congressional race in U.S. history held under a system by which voters rank candidates in order of preference. The announcement by Rep. Bruce Poliquin came a day after a federal judge tossed out his challenge of the candidate-ranking system. … Continue reading PORTLAND, Maine | Republican drops recount request in Maine congressional race

Season Two of Matt Landau’s Vacation Rental Podcast ‘Unlocked’ To Be Sponsored by Property Automation IoT Leader PointCentral

  PORTLAND, ORE./ DECEMBER 12, 2018 (STL.News) Matt Landau, vacation rental thought-leader and host of A Sense of Place, the world’s first vacation-rental themed travel show, today announced the launch of Season 2 of his podcast series Unlocked. The 15-episode season, sponsored by PointCentral, takes listeners around the world — from hotel lobbies in Phoenix, … Continue reading Season Two of Matt Landau’s Vacation Rental Podcast ‘Unlocked’ To Be Sponsored by Property Automation IoT Leader PointCentral

Oregon News: PORTLAND, Opiod Prosecutions Lead to Seizure of Three Million User Doses of Heroin, Oxycodone and Fentanyl Across Oregon

Narcotic seizures are among the largest in District of Oregon history PORTLAND, Ore. — U.S. Attorney Billy J. Williams announced today that since the beginning of May 2018, federal law enforcement authorities and their task force partners have seized 158 pounds of heroin, 600 grams of oxycodone, and half a pound of fentanyl. Combined, the … Continue reading Oregon News: PORTLAND, Opiod Prosecutions Lead to Seizure of Three Million User Doses of Heroin, Oxycodone and Fentanyl Across Oregon

Oregon News: PORTLAND, U.S. Attorney Williams Announces November 2018 Election Day Program and Appoints Distrcit Election Officer

PORTLAND, Ore.—United States Attorney Billy J. Williams announced today that Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) Adrian L. Brown will lead the efforts of his office in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 6, 2018 election. AUSA Brown has been appointed to serve as the District Election Officer (DEO) … Continue reading Oregon News: PORTLAND, U.S. Attorney Williams Announces November 2018 Election Day Program and Appoints Distrcit Election Officer

PORTLAND, Ore | Bid to ban state funds for abortions tests open Oregon laws

PORTLAND, Ore— Teenage girls in Oregon don’t need their parents’ consent to end an unwanted pregnancy, women in the country illegally have coverage for the procedure and private insurers will soon be required to cover the full cost of an abortion under a new law. Oregon has the least restrictive laws on abortion access in … Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore | Bid to ban state funds for abortions tests open Oregon laws