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Mingus Mapps has unseated Cloe Eudaly for City of Portland, Commissioner, Position 4 

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler eked out a victory despite a strong challenge from a political newcomer, Sarah Iannarone. View other local results, plus state, and federal election results as they currently stand.

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A demonstrator holds up a sign while waiting for election results at Black Lives Matter Plaza, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) 

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden battled for three familiar battleground states — Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania — that could prove crucial in determining who wins the White House in race that is still too early to call

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The Skanner Publisher Bernie Foster will join the conversation in the 8 pm (PT) segment of NNPA's Election Night Coverage event

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Mark Nugent, Senior Director of Business Development for Comcast Oregon/SW Washington 

RISE program focuses on helping hard-hit, Black-owned businesses get ahead

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Instead of facing jail time, people caught with small amounts of heroin, cocaine, LSD and other hard drugs for personal use would have the option of paying $100 fines or attending new, free addiction recovery centers

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Amid a surge in COVID-19 infections Oregon's highest number of daily deaths has equalled the previous high reported in July

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Hundreds march and shots are fired in Vancouver as grief over death of a young father, 21-year-old Kevin E. Peterson Jr., boils over into unrest

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U.S. District Judge Mosman said he couldn’t ignore the tweets, and remarked how odd and new it is for a court to be asked to examine Twitter messages to determine the intent of the executive branch.

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(Mark Graves/The Oregonian via AP) 

Law enforcement remained tight-lipped about the Thursday night shooting, but Kevin E. Peterson Sr. told the media the person killed was his son, Kevin E. Peterson Jr.

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A dog peers out from a kennel after the landing of a "Paws Across the Pacific" pet rescue flight Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) 

The rescue flight arriving in Seattle Thursday, was necessary because the coronavirus pandemic has led to overcrowding in Hawaii pet shelters.

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