By Helen Silvis of The Skanner News
05/24/2013 11:25 am PDT
A dispute over a bill under debate in the Oregon Legislature has the City of Portland pitted against Democrats in Salem. Mayor Charlie Hales and city staff believe the bill -- HB2418-- could destroy chances to improve police accountability in Portland.
By Gabriella Schwarz
05/24/2013 10:30 am PDT
Medea Benjamin of Code Pink disrupted President Obamas national security speech to express dissatisfaction with the administration's drones policy and its failure to close the prison in Guantanamo
By Ben Brumfield CNN
05/24/2013 10:16 am PDT
Jobs, say hundreds of thousands of people. Pollution, say hundreds of thousands of others.
They say that's what a proposed oil pipeline would bring into the country, as it transports crude from massive deposits in Canadian tar sands to refineries and ports in the United States.
By David Goldman
05/24/2013 09:48 am PDT
Mobile data traffic is expected to increase by a factor of 13 in five years, according to Cisco. That's why the Federal Communications Commission and carriers are working diligently to free up big swaths of wireless spectrum for mobile devices. By doing so, they're attempting to stave off what most agree would be a miserable outcome if they fail.
Dana Bash CNN Chief Congressional Correspondent
05/24/2013 09:41 am PDT
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The Internal Revenue Service official overseeing the unit that targeted conservative groups for several years beginning in the spring of 2010 has been placed on administrative leave, according to Congressional sources in both parties.
Mariano Castillo CNN
05/24/2013 09:33 am PDT
(CNN) -- Nearly 5,000 cave paintings found in northeastern Mexico were made by at least three groups of hunter-gatherers who lived in an area previously thought to have been uninhabited, archeologists said.
Joe Sterling CNN
05/24/2013 09:12 am PDT
(CNN) -- Pakistan on Friday welcomed President Barack Obama's stance that "force alone cannot make us safer" in battling terrorism.
By Michael Pearson. Ben Brumfield and AnneClaire Stapleton CNN
05/24/2013 08:58 am PDT
On Washingtons Interstate 5 at the Skagit River, A Bridge collapsed after an 18-wheeler struck part of the structure as it crossed with an oversize load.