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McCollum has 33 points, Trail Blazers beat the Kings 127-116

Dec. 5, 2019 1:36 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — CJ McCollum was confident it would all start to come together. McCollum scored 33 points and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away in the final quarter to beat the Sacramento Kings 127-116 on Wednesday night. It was McCollum's 10th straight game with 20 or more points, tying a...

Gomez scores 28 to carry CS Northridge over Portland 71-64

Dec. 5, 2019 12:47 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Terrell Gomez had 28 points as Cal State Northridge got past Portland 71-64 on Wednesday night. Gomez hit 8 of 10 foul shots. Brendan Harrick had 15 points for Cal State Northridge (2-7), which broke its five-game road losing streak. Elijah Harkless added eight rebounds and seven...

Man accused of 2013 rape after sex assault kit tested

Dec. 4, 2019 6:13 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Portland man has been charged with first-degree rape, accused of sexually assaulting a 30-year-old woman in downtown Portland. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the single-count indictment resulted from the testing of the alleged victim’s sexual assault kit. Frank Domont...

Oregon GOP figure dumps Sondland campaign contributions

Dec. 3, 2019 8:10 PM EST

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A leading Republican in Oregon announced Tuesday he will dump campaign contributions from Gordon Sondland after sexual misconduct allegations against the Portland businessman-turned-diplomat surfaced last week. Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union who is embroiled in the...

Man pleads not guilty to Portland arson fires

Dec. 3, 2019 2:55 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man has pleaded not guilty to multiple arson charges stemming from fires authorities say caused devastating damage in Portland, Oregon. KOIN reports that Allen Singerhouse’s attorney pleaded not guilty Tuesday on his behalf. It is alleged that the 39-year-old Singerhouse...

Porter lifts Portland over Incarnate Word 65-56

Dec. 1, 2019 11:11 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Malcolm Porter posted 15 points as Portland defeated Incarnate Word 65-56 on Sunday night. JoJo Walker had 15 points for Portland (6-1), which earned its fifth straight win. Tahirou Diabate added 10 points. Isaiah White had three blocks for the home team. Keaston Willis had 16 points...

Tinkle scores 26 as Oregon St. holds off Portland St., 81-76

Dec. 1, 2019 9:37 PM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State extended its winning streak to five games with an 81-76 victory over Portland State on Sunday, but the victory did not come easy. The Beavers (7-1) squandered most of a 19-point second-half lead before holding on against upset-minded Portland State (3-5) from the Big Sky...

With $1 bil timber lawsuit, not all counties are big winners

Nov. 30, 2019 10:05 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — When a jury in Linn County determined last week that the state had breached its contract with 13 rural counties by failing to maximize logging revenues on state land, the damage award was breathtaking. $1,065,919,400. The state plans to appeal -- to the Supreme Court if necessary. In...

Anthony has a double-double, Blazers beat the Bulls 107-103

Nov. 30, 2019 1:49 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Carmelo Anthony can’t recall another a 10-block game like Trail Blazers teammate Hassan Whiteside had against the Bulls. Anthony had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Blazers downed Chicago 107-103 on Friday night for their second victory over the Bulls this week. But Whiteside...

Portland Fire Chief Sara Boone climbing historic ladders

Nov. 29, 2019 3:41 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Sara Boone never thought a question about fire extinguishers would change her life. A Marshall High School P.E. teacher in the early-90s, Boone was on her lunch break when a Portland fire inspector asked her where he could find the nearest extinguishers. The two struck up a...