Portland Headlines

  • Police presence at Collins’ Bangor home Monday afternoon after suspicious letter received

    A heavy police presence responded to the private home of U.S. Sen. Susan Collins Monday afternoon to investigate what police are calling “a suspicious envelope” sent to her West Broadway residence.

    Bangor Daily News
  • 'Hyperalarming' study shows massive insect loss...

    Insects around the world are in a crisis, according to a small but growing number of long-term studies showing dramatic declines in invertebrate populations. A new report suggests that the problem is more widespread than scientists realized. Huge numbers of bugs have been lost in a pristine national forest in Puerto Rico, the study found, and the forest's insect-eating animals have gone missing, too. In 2014, an international team of biologists estimated that, in the past 35 years, the abundance...

    Laredo Morning Times
  • Political violence goes coast to coast as Proud Boys and antifa activists clash in New York, Portland

    Members of the far-left antifa movement and far-right Proud Boys were involved in melees in both cities.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Ted Wheeler, Portland mayor, stands by decision to allow Antifa to block traffic

    Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler came under fire over a viral video showing Antifa protesters blocking traffic and harassing drivers, but he says he supports the decision by police to watch from a distance without getting involved. "I was appalled by what I saw in the video, but I support the ...

    www.washingtontimes.com
  • Political violence goes coast to coast as Proud Boys and antifa activists clash

    Members of the far-left antifa movement and far-right Proud Boys were involved in melees in New York and Portland, Ore.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Ship traffic, October 11

    Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT CAP Capricorn Papeete, Tahiti OAK Dream Island Yangzhou, China SAC Nippon Highway Portland, Ore. RCH NYK Aphrodite Los Angeles OAK YM Mutuality Los Angeles OAK YM Unison Los Angeles OAK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT Auriga Leader Port Hueneme, Ventura County RCH Bear Mountain Bridge Tokyo OAK CAP Capricorn Long Beach OAK CSL Spirit Port Unknown SFO Jia Tai Port Unknown SFO Mahimahi Long Beach OAK NYK Nebula Los Angeles OAK President...

    SFGate