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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...

Tyson, Cone allow California to hold off Oregon, 69-64

Feb. 24, 2024 21:36 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Jaylon Tyson and Jalen Cone each hit a pair of free throws in the final 23 seconds to allow California to hold off Oregon 69-64 Saturday to win its third straight game and sweep both Oregon schools in Haas Pavilion. The Golden Bears (13-15, 9-8 Pac-12)...

Oregon State beats Stanford 85-73 behind Pope’s 30 points, gets first road win and ends 7-game skid

Feb. 24, 2024 20:04 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Pope scored 30 points and Oregon State beat Stanford 85-73 on Saturday, ending a seven-game losing streak and getting its first road win of the season. Pope hit three 3-pointers and was 10 of 17 from the floor, finishing one point shy of matching a...

Cal faces Oregon following Aimaq's 21-point game

Feb. 24, 2024 04:19 AM EST

Oregon Ducks (18-8, 10-5 Pac-12) at California Golden Bears (12-15, 8-8 Pac-12) Berkeley, California; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Ducks -2; over/under is 149.5 BOTTOM LINE: Cal takes on the Oregon Ducks after Fardaws Aimaq scored 21...

Angel leads Stanford against Oregon State after 21-point performance

Feb. 24, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Oregon State Beavers (11-16, 3-13 Pac-12) at Stanford Cardinal (12-14, 7-9 Pac-12) Stanford, California; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Cardinal -10; over/under is 143 BOTTOM LINE: Stanford faces the Oregon State Beavers after Brandon...

No. 9 Oregon State pulls away late, beats Washington State 65-52

Feb. 24, 2024 00:38 AM EST

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Lily Hansford scored 11 points and Timea Gardner added 10 to lead No. 9 Oregon State to a 65-52 win over Washington State on Friday night. Talia von Oelhoffen hit a 3 to give Oregon State (22-4, 11-4 Pac-12) a double-digit lead and followed with a jumper that...

White House, tribal leaders hail 'historic' deal to restore salmon runs in Pacific Northwest

Feb. 23, 2024 18:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration, leaders of four Columbia River Basin tribes and the governors of Oregon and Washington celebrated on Friday as they signed papers formally launching a $1 billion plan to help recover depleted salmon populations in the Pacific Northwest. ...

Stanford hosts Oregon State following Angel's 21-point game

Feb. 23, 2024 04:03 AM EST

Oregon State Beavers (11-16, 3-13 Pac-12) at Stanford Cardinal (12-14, 7-9 Pac-12) Stanford, California; Saturday, 5 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Stanford plays the Oregon State Beavers after Brandon Angel scored 21 points in Stanford's 78-65 loss to the Oregon Ducks. ...

Aimaq leads Cal against Oregon after 21-point game

Feb. 23, 2024 03:44 AM EST

Oregon Ducks (18-8, 10-5 Pac-12) at California Golden Bears (12-15, 8-8 Pac-12) Berkeley, California; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Cal hosts the Oregon Ducks after Fardaws Aimaq scored 21 points in Cal's 81-73 victory over the Oregon State Beavers. ...