Business

Portland liquor store owners ask state for help curbing rise in robberies, thefts

According to the Oregon Liquor and Cannabis Commission, shoplifting claims are up more than 450% since 2018. PORTLAND, Ore. — Hollywood Beverage off...

Dave's Killer Bread co-founder invests in new Portland makerspace for ex-cons

Dave's Killer Bread co-founder Glenn Dahl invested in the dream of Brandon Morlock, an ex-con who set out to build a space for aspiring...

Portland Galleria owners unveil $20M renovation project

The second floor, where Target used to operate before it consolidated onto the first floor, is a to-be-completed amenities space. PORTLAND, Ore. —...

The Mail Tribune in Medford plans to end print newspaper publication

The paper's last print edition will be Sept. 30, after which it will continue as an online-only publication. MEDFORD, Ore. — The newspaper...

Oregon OSHA issues $54K workplace safety fine against Oregon State Hospital

Oregon OSHA’s citation says the hospital didn’t look at ways to prevent future injuries and illness from happening and didn't investigate all injuries last...

Ban on flavored tobacco in Washington County overturned in court

Circuit Judge Andrew Erwin wrote in his opinion this week that the decision to disallow licensed retail sale of such products must come from...

Fed announces another big interest rate hike

Economists increasingly say they think the Fed’s steep rate hikes will lead, over time, to job cuts, rising unemployment and a full-blown recession. ...

How steep Fed rate hikes affect your finances

Steady rate increases are making it costly to borrow for homes, cars and other purchases. NEW YORK — Mortgage rates have jumped, home...

Looking for work? Walmart hiring 40,000 seasonal workers

Walmart and other major store chains are hiring thousands of seasonal workers to keep up with the holiday rush. NEW YORK — Walmart...

The $1.337B Mega Millions winners are staying anonymous; they have good reasons

It's probably tempting to tell the world about your sudden windfall, but some lottery winners who've done so had major problems. CHICAGO —...

Latest articles