16 March 2015

Speculation over U.S. Attorney for Oregon's leave of absence

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Ore. -- (KGW) There’s speculation tonight, March 16th, about why the U.S. Attorney for Oregon has taken a leave of absence.The U.S. Attorney's Office was able to confirm that Amanda Marshall, the ...

13 March 2015

No more Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill?

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- Every face on American money is a man's, but one group wants that to change.Women on Twenty’s or W-20 started a campaign to take Andrew Jackson off of the $20 bill and put a woman in his ...

10 March 2015

Clinton addresses emails

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  After days of brewing controversy Hillary Clinton is defending her use of private emails as Secretary of State as a matter of convenience, and nothing more."Looking back, it would have ...

03 March 2015

Clinton emails scrutinized

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  As Hillary Clinton considers entering the 2016 race for president a potential political problem has emerged.According to the New York Times, the former Secretary of State exclusively us ...

25 February 2015

Obama vetoes Keystone X-L oil pipeline

Posted in Politics

Washington, D.C.-- President Obama exercised his veto power for the first time in five years, rejecting legislation that would have given final approval to the Keystone X-L oil pipeline. The planne ...

24 February 2015

Funding fight continues

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  The Senate is considering a deal that would pass a Homeland Security funding bill derailed by a separate fight over President Obama's executive orders on immigration.The possible breakt ...

20 February 2015

Oregon's new Governor speaks to press

Posted in Politics, Local

Salem, Ore. --- Oregon’s new Governor met with the press for the first time Friday as the state's leader.Kate Brown was appointed to office on Wednesday, following the resignation of Governor John ...

20 February 2015

Controversial comments

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N.Y. --- (NBC News) The three-day White House summit on violent extremism is over, but critics are still buzzing about what President Obama said - and did not say. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giulian ...

17 February 2015

Oregon Governor investigated

Posted in Politics, Regional

Ore. --- (KGW)  Subpoenas are shedding light on two criminal probes into contracts obtained by the fiancee of former Oregon governor John Kitzhaber.Oregon's attorney general and federal authorities ...

16 February 2015

Kate Brown's first employers weigh-in

Posted in Politics

Salem, Ore.-- Secretary of State Kate Brown will be sworn in as Oregon's new governor on Wednesday. Albert Manashe, who refers to the Secretary of State by her first name, first hired Brown as a law ...