By JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press
October 21, 2014 10:07 a.m.
MEDFORD, Ore. — In their sixth and final debate, Republican gubernatorial challenger state Rep. Dennis Richardson tried to turn up the heat on Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber, repeatedly using the word "corruption" in connection with a consulting business operated by Kitzhaber's fiancee.
By The Associated Press
October 20, 2014 8:57 p.m.
AUBURN (AP) — Dozens of people sang, played drums and prayed for Native American actress Misty Upham at a vigil Sunday in Auburn near the ravine where her body was found Thursday along the White River.
By MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press
October 20, 2014 8:22 p.m.
SEATTLE — Two years after a federal judge struck down a Washington law that targeted websites like Backpage.com, new state and federal efforts are again calling for more oversight of sites that offer "adult services," in the hopes of curbing sex trafficking.
By Ralph Schwartz, The Bellingham Herald
October 20, 2014 5:54 p.m.
BELLINGHAM — Thousands of dollars from the company proposing a coal-export terminal at Cherry Point have been funneled to the campaigns of conservative candidates in an obscure Whatcom County election.
By Tony Capaccio, Bloomberg News
October 20, 2014 4:20 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Boeing is revising its master schedule for developing the new U.S. Air Force aerial tanker, adding to uncertainty about a plane that already has run up an estimated $1 billion in excess costs for the contractor.
PORTLAND — Police say a bomb squad technician removed an improvised firearm loaded with a shotgun shell that appeared to be designed to be fired by a tripwire across a trail near Portland's Forest Park.