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Kwame Evans Jr. scores 22 points, Oregon beats Oregon State 78-71 for 7th straight win in the series

Feb. 29, 2024 01:47 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Kwame Evans Jr. scored 22 points to lead Oregon to a 78-71 victory over Oregon State on Wednesday night for its seventh straight win in the series. Oregon (19-9, 11-6) remains in third place in the Pac-12 standings, two games back of conference-leader Arizona....

Digimarc: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 28, 2024 17:23 PM EST

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — Digimarc Corp. (DMRC) on Wednesday reported a loss of $10.6 million in its fourth quarter. The Beaverton, Oregon-based company said it had a loss of 52 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense and non-recurring...

Oregon State plays Oregon after Pope's 30-point performance

Feb. 28, 2024 04:04 AM EST

Oregon State Beavers (12-16, 4-13 Pac-12) at Oregon Ducks (18-9, 10-6 Pac-12) Eugene, Oregon; Wednesday, 11 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Ducks -12.5; over/under is 138 BOTTOM LINE: Oregon State visits the Oregon Ducks after Jordan Pope scored 30...

Lawsuit seeks up to $11.5M over allegations that Oregon nurse replaced fentanyl drip with tap water

Feb. 27, 2024 19:19 PM EST

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — The first lawsuit brought amid reports that a nurse at a southern Oregon hospital replaced intravenous fentanyl drips with tap water seeks up to $11.5 million on behalf of the estate of a 65-year-old man who died. The wrongful death suit was filed Monday...

Great Ajax: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 05:02 AM EST

TIGARD, Ore. (AP) — TIGARD, Ore. (AP) — Great Ajax Corp. (AJX) on Monday reported a loss of $22.6 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Tigard, Oregon-based company said it had a loss of 86 cents. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 7 cents per...

Oregon State visits Oregon following Pope's 30-point game

Feb. 27, 2024 04:24 AM EST

Oregon State Beavers (12-16, 4-13 Pac-12) at Oregon Ducks (18-9, 10-6 Pac-12) Eugene, Oregon; Wednesday, 11 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Oregon State takes on the Oregon Ducks after Jordan Pope scored 30 points in Oregon State's 85-73 victory against the Stanford Cardinal. ...

US government may sue PacifiCorp, a Warren Buffett utility, for nearly $1B in wildfire costs

Feb. 26, 2024 18:11 PM EST

The U.S. government is threatening to sue PacifiCorp, a unit of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, to recover nearly $1 billion in costs related to the 2020 wildfires in southern Oregon and northern California, though the company is trying to negotiate a settlement. The...

US sues to block merger of grocery giants Kroger and Albertsons, saying it could push prices higher

Feb. 26, 2024 17:47 PM EST

The Federal Trade Commission sued to block a proposed merger between grocery giants Kroger and Albertsons, saying the $24.6 billion deal would eliminate competition and lead to higher prices for millions of Americans. The FTC filed an administrative complaint against the companies...

A housing shortage is testing Oregon's pioneering land use law. Lawmakers are poised to tweak it

Feb. 25, 2024 00:03 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A severe lack of affordable housing has prompted Oregon lawmakers to consider chipping away at a 1970s law that made the state a national leader in leveraging land use policy to prevent suburban sprawl and conserve nature and agriculture. The so-called urban...

Today in History: February 25, Muhammad Ali defeats Sonny Liston for first world title

Feb. 25, 2024 00:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2024. There are 310 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 25, 1964, Muhammad Ali (then known as Cassius Clay) became world heavyweight boxing champion as he defeated...