Portland Headlines

  • Nurkic has triple-double and Blazers beat Cavaliers 129-112

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Jusuf Nurkic had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists for his first career triple-double and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-112 on Wednesday night. Damian Lillard had 33 points to lead all scorers, and CJ McCollum had 19 points as Portland snapped

    The Washington Times
  • WATCH: Spinning circle of ice leaves Maine residents perplexed

    A giant, floating ice disk was seen spinning in a river in Maine, and ABC News' Ginger Zee explains how this could happen.

    ABC News
  • ‘White male privilege’ makes some afraid of council meetings, Portland politician says

    Jo Ann Hardesty, city commissioner of Portland, Oregon, said a few people with “white male privilege” drown out the voices of others at city council meetings, making people afraid to attend and voice their mind

    charlotteobserver
  • ‘White male privilege’ makes some afraid of council meetings, Portland politician says

    Jo Ann Hardesty, city commissioner of Portland, Oregon, said a few people with “white male privilege” drown out the voices of others at city council meetings, making people afraid to attend and voice their mind

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  • Lime, Bird, and other scooter companies just proved they can help take cars off the road

    After a four-month trial, Portland's Department of Transportation has proof that e-scooters are taking cars off the streets. That's welcome news for the scooter companies, which pitch a solution to congestion and pollution through their vehicles.  But there are still problems in low-income neighborhoods and with rules of the road, the results show.  The report is the first granular data we have about how scooters can integrate into a city's transportation network.  City officials in Portland...

    Business Insider
  • Magic rally in fourth quarter to beat Rockets

    The Magic threw about everything they had at Houston's James Harden and the strategy worked. Barely. Orlando rallied in the fourth quarter to squeeze out a 116-109 win over visiting Houston on Sunday behind 22 points apiece from Nikola Vucevic and Aaron Gordon, and 17 points from Evan Fournier. The Magic outscored Harden and Houston 14-4 in the final four minutes of the game to win their second straight. "That was exhausting," said Fournier, who spent most of the game chasing Harden around...

    SFGate
  • Cam Reddish’s last-second 3-pointer lifts No. 1 Duke past Florida State

    Cam Reddish struggled for more than a month, searching for any kind of consistency with his shot. With Zion Williamson on the bench in the second half and suffering from double vision after being poked in the eye, Reddish made all the shots Saturday - including the game-winner. The freshman forward hit a 3-pointer with 0.8 of a second left to lead No. 1 Duke past No. 13 Florida State 80-78 in Tallahassee, Fla. Reddish caught the ball on the wing off the inbounds pass and made a wide-open...

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  • Pacific jumps out early, beats Portland 65-57

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Lafayette Dorsey scored 15 of his 21 points in the first half as Pacific jumped out early and cruised to a 65-57 victory over Portland on Saturday night for its first conference win. Jahlil Tripp added 17 points and 11 rebounds for Pacific (11-8, 1-3 West

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  • Pacific jumps out early, beats Portland 65-57

    Lafayette Dorsey scored 15 of his 21 points in the first half as Pacific jumped out early and cruised to a 65-57 victory over Portland on for its first conference win.

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  • Ship traffic, January 13

    Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT Cape Patton Long Beach OAK Hamburg Bridge Los Angeles OAK Hyperion Highway Port Hueneme, Ventura County BNC Istra Ace Portland RCH Maersk Essex Long Beach OAK Morning Menad Yeosu, South Korea BNC NYK Daedalus Los Angeles OAK Southern Highway San Diego BNC YM Maturity Los Angeles OAK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT CMA CGM Pelleas Hong Kong OAK Conti Crystal Qingdao, China OAK Ever Eagle Taipei OAK Gudrun Maersk Vostochnyy, Russia OAK MSC...

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  • Childs scores 28 and BYU runs away from Portland 79-56

    PROVO, Utah (AP) - Yoeli Childs scored 20 of his 28 points in the second half and BYU broke away to defeat Portland 79-56 in its West Coast Conference home opener Thursday night. Childs pulled down 12 rebounds for his tenth double-double of the season and third in a row.

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  • Former Aston Villa defender Liam Ridgewell leaves Portland Timbers after five seasons

    The two-time All-Star spent five successful seasons with the side and was on the Portland team that won the MLS Cup in 2015 and appeared in 13 overall postseason games.

    Mail Online
  • Childs scores 28 and BYU runs away from Portland 79-56

    Yoeli Childs scored 20 of his 28 points in the second half and BYU broke away to defeat Portland 79-56 in its West Coast Conference home opener Thursday night. Childs

    thenewstribune
  • Oregon begins killing sea lions after relocation fails

    Oregon wildlife officials have started killing California sea lions that threaten a fragile run of winter steelhead in the Willamette River, a body of water that's miles inland from the coastal areas where the massive carnivorous aquatic mammals usually congregate to feed. The state

    ABC News
  • How Klay Thompson (accidentally) became the best quote in the NBA

    Warriors vice president of communications Raymond Ridder logs 15-hour days replying to emails, shepherding players to interviews and troubleshooting public-relations snafus. “The hardest part of my day,” Ridder said, “is getting Klay (Thompson) to talk to media.” After most practices, Ridder plants himself in front of the door to the weight room, a few feet from where Thompson completes his shooting routine. As soon as Thompson hoists his final jumper, Ridder, who’s 5-foot-6, scurries to ...

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  • Police dogs awkwardly test out their new winter booties

    Police in Maine have outfitted two of their K9 officers with new winter booties and by the look of things, the dogs will need some time getting used to their paw-wear.

    Global News
  • McCollum scores 24 points, Trail Blazers beat Bulls 124-112

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - CJ McCollum had 24 points and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the final quarter to send the Chicago Bulls to their fifth straight loss, 124-112 on Wednesday night. Jusuf Nurkic had 18 points and eight rebounds but got into foul trouble and came up

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  • Sports calendar, Jan. 10-11

    THURSDAY College basketball Men 4p Cincinnati at Tulsa ESPN2 4p Winthrop at Campbell ESPNU 4p SMU at Connecticut CBSSN 5p Michigan at Illinois FS1 6p UCLA at Oregon ESPN (1050) 6p Washington State at Colorado P12Net 6p Portland at BYU BYUTV 6p Penn State at Nebraska ESPN2 6p Robert Morris at St. Francis (N.Y.

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  • Sports calendar, Jan. 9-10

    WEDNESDAY College basketball Men 3:30p Georgetown at Xavier FS1 3:30p Vanderbilt at Georgia SECNet 4p Auburn at Mississippi ESPN2 4p Marquette at Creighton CBSSN 4p West Virginia at Kansas State ESPNU 4p Houston at Temple ESPNews 4p Ohio State at Rutgers BigTen 5p Clemson at Syracuse or Louisville at Pittsburgh Channel: 20 5:30p Butler at Seton Hall FS1 5:30p Florida at Arkansas SECNet 6p Arizona State at Cal P12Net (810) 6p TCU at Kansas ESPN2 6p Massachusetts at Saint Louis CBSSN 6p Virginia...

    SFGate
  • Here are some of the travel destinations topping the list of would-be vacationers in 2019

    For travelers whose new year's resolutions include traveling more, industry experts have no shortage of suggestions.

    CNBC
  • NAACP blames ‘white supremacy’ for Portland earthquake signs

    A new city policy requiring public signs on brick buildings warning they might collapse in an earthquake is part of a long history of white supremacy aimed at forcing black people to move out of neighborhoods, the NAACP of Portland, Oregon, says.

    The Washington Times
  • NAACP blames 'white supremacy' for Portland earthquake signs

    PORTLAND, Ore. — A new city policy requiring public signs on brick buildings warning they might collapse in an earthquake is part of a long history of white supremacy aimed at forcing black people to move out of neighborhoods, the NAACP of Portland, Oregon, says. The group on Thursday decried

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  • Portland ends Houston’s six-game winning streak

    Portland's Jusuf Nurkic had 25 points and 15 rebounds, and the host Trail Blazers snapped James Harden's 40-point streak and the Houston Rockets' six-game winning streak with a 110-101 victory on Saturday night. Harden finished with 38 points, falling just short of his sixth straight game with 40 or more. CJ McCollum added 24 points and Damian Lillard finished with 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Blazers, who have won three of their past four games. Austin Rivers scored 21 points and Clint...

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  • Frankie Ferrari’s three, Jamaree Bouyea’s steal seal USF win at Pepperdine

    Frankie Ferrari hit a key three-pointer and teammate Jamaree Bouyea's steal and two free throws with 4.1 seconds left helped visiting USF beat Pepperdine 72-69 on Saturday night. Ferrari was just 2-for-11 from the field before nailing the pull-up, contested three-pointer with 14.2 seconds left. Charles Minlend scored 21 points and Jimbo Lull tied his career high with 18 points for USF. Lull's dunk with 4:25 to play gave the Dons (14-2, 2-0 WCC) their biggest lead at 63-57. Colbey Ross scored...

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