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Portland, Oregon: The most populous city in Oregon, US
Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers in Northwestern Oregon. As of 2019, Portland had an estimated population of 654,741, making it the 26th most populated city in the United States, the sixth-most populous on the West Coast, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest after Seattle. Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous in the United States. Its combined statistical area (CSA) ranks 19th-largest with a population of around 3.2 million. Approximately 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area.

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NYC, Seattle, Portland Designated as 'Anarchist Jurisdictions' by DOJ [Video]

NYC, Seattle, Portland Designated as 'Anarchist Jurisdictions' by DOJ

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced the designations on Monday.

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11 Arrested In Portland Riots [Video]

11 Arrested In Portland Riots

CNN reports that on Friday police arrested 11 people in Portland, Oregon. The arrests came after violent protestors rioted outside a federal building. The PPB said a group began marching from a park to..

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Investors Dump Utility Company Amid Reports It Might Have Sparked Oregon Wildfire [Video]

Investors Dump Utility Company Amid Reports It Might Have Sparked Oregon Wildfire

Markets Insider reports Oregon utility company Portland General Electric fell 16% on Thursday. Investors fled after the company acknowledged unconfirmed reports that some of its electrical equipment..

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Oregon Wildfires: Dozens Missing in Deadly Blaze [Video]

Oregon Wildfires: Dozens Missing in Deadly Blaze

Hundreds of firefighters battled two large wildfires around Portland's suburbs on Friday. Report by Shoulderg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at..

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Half million Oregonians flee deadly wildfires [Video]

Half million Oregonians flee deadly wildfires

[NFA] Around half a million people in Oregon were ordered to evacuate on Friday and residents of its largest city, Portland, were told to be ready to go as extreme wind-driven wildfires scorched U.S...

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Trump supporters stage motorcade near Portland, Oregon [Video]

Trump supporters stage motorcade near Portland, Oregon

Hundreds of Donald Trump supporters staged a car parade on Monday near Portland, where anti-racism protests have been going on for monthsView on euronews

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Sunday protests remain mostly calm after nightfall [Video]

Sunday protests remain mostly calm after nightfall

Protests continued Sunday night across the United States but the flare-ups in violence and police clashes were largely absent, though 15 protesters were arrested in Portland. Conway G. Gittens reports.

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100 days since Portland uprising, more U.S. unrest [Video]

100 days since Portland uprising, more U.S. unrest

[NFA] Protesters in Portland threw rocks and fire bombs at police who in turn made over 50 arrests and used tear gas on Saturday night on the 100th day of demonstrations in the Oregon city against..

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Dramatic Scenes As Man Catches Fire at Portland Protest [Video]

Dramatic Scenes As Man Catches Fire at Portland Protest

A man’s shoes caught fire during a protest against police violence and racial injustice in Portland, Oregon. The incident happened after Molotov cocktails were thrown in the street which sparked a..

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Anti-fascist shooting suspect killed during arrest [Video]

Anti-fascist shooting suspect killed during arrest

Police say they shot dead an anti-fascist activist, Michael Reinoehl, on Thursday as they moved in to arrest him for the alleged fatal shooting of a right-wing activist in Portland, Oregon, last..

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Trump talks up strength in tackling US protests [Video]

Trump talks up strength in tackling US protests

President Donald Trump talked up his administration's record in tacklingviolent protests in Portland and cities across the United States. Trump wasspeaking before a sizable crowd, including at least 25..

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Protesters March Towards Portland Mayor’s House [Video]

Protesters March Towards Portland Mayor’s House

Groups of angry protesters have marched towards Portland mayor Ted Wheeler’s house demanding his resignation. Report by Shoulderg. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on..

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Biden attacks Trump for 'fomenting violence' [Video]

Biden attacks Trump for 'fomenting violence'

Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden is accusing Trump of forfeiting "anymoral leadership in this country." Biden says Trump can't stop the violence"because for years he has fomented it." He made..

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Portland mayor tells off Trump after tweets [Video]

Portland mayor tells off Trump after tweets

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler launched a searing attack against U.S President Donald Trump on Sunday for what he said was inciting violence in his city, which Trump responded to with a series of..

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IN THE PAPERS: Portland Mayor to Trump: 'Stay the hell out of the way' [Video]

IN THE PAPERS: Portland Mayor to Trump: 'Stay the hell out of the way'

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Portland mayor to Trump: 'Stay the hell out of the way' [Video]

Portland mayor to Trump: 'Stay the hell out of the way'

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler launched a searing attack against U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday for what he said was inciting violence in his city, which Trump responded to with a series of..

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DHS calls on Portland to 'step up' after shooting [Video]

DHS calls on Portland to 'step up' after shooting

[NFA] Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf on CBS's Face the Nation on Sunday blamed on local leaders for a surge in violence in Portland and called for a crackdown. Gavino Garay has more.

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One shot dead in Portland as rival protesters clash [Video]

One shot dead in Portland as rival protesters clash

One person was shot dead in Portland late on Saturday as protesters from rival groups clashed in the northwest U.S. city, which has seen frequent demonstrations for months that have at times turned..

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Police arrest 14 after clashes in Portland [Video]

Police arrest 14 after clashes in Portland

Portland police said in a statement on Sunday they arrested 14 people overnight and that crowd control munitions were used to disperse protesters. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

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Portland Federal Buildings Closed After Threat [Video]

Portland Federal Buildings Closed After Threat

At least two federal buildings in Portland had to be closed for safety reasons. The threat was received Thursday and warned of a possible car bomb targeting federal property in Portland. The Portland..

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Portland police declare riot for second night [Video]

Portland police declare riot for second night

Police declared a riot on Wednesday for a second night in the U.S. city of Portland after demanding the breakup of a protest near an Immigration and Customs Enforcement building, calling it an unlawful..

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Portland police brace for out-of-state protesters

Portland police are expecting people in the 'thousands', some from out of state, will be on hand for a protest Saturday. Portland has been gripped by protests for four months since the police killing..
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The 10,000-person dance party streaming in your living room

the 10,000-person dance party streaming in your living room
Illustration by Claudia Chinyere Akole If you were to picture the opposite of social distancing, you might envision a humid dance floor in a windowless warehouse, where bodies writhe on top of one..
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Justice Dept. Threatens to Withhold Federal Funds From N.Y., Seattle and Portland

Attorney General William P. Barr criticized the cities for their responses to protests against police brutality. Democrats called it an effort to help President Trump’s re-election campaign.
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U.S. Justice Dept weighs stripping federal funds from cities allowing 'anarchy'

u.s. justice dept weighs stripping federal funds from cities allowing 'anarchy'
WASHINGTON, Sept 21 (Reuters) — The U.S. Justice Department on Monday threatened to revoke federal funding for New York City, Seattle and Portland, Oregon, saying the three liberal cities were..
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DOJ names New York City, Portland, Seattle 'anarchist jurisdictions' that could lose federal funding

President Donald Trump executive order threatened to withhold federal funding from cities where the administration said local officials have cut funding for police departments, refused offers for help..
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White House names three 'anarchist US cities' to lose funds

New York City, Seattle and Portland are named by the White House as cities that could lose federal funds.
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DOJ says 3 cities could lose federal aid for allowing "anarchy"

New York City, Portland and Seattle were labeled "anarchist jurisdictions" by the Justice Department.
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Washington Post details how secretive federal agents detained Portland protesters

The federal government has been facing backlash after agents were caught on camera in Portland, Oregon sweeping up protesters into unmarked vans in the middle of the night, only to release them later..
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Cheaper air quality sensors arrived just in time for the climate catastrophe

cheaper air quality sensors arrived just in time for the climate catastrophe
A man crosses a street in downtown Portland, Oregon where air quality due to smoke from wildfires was measured to be amongst the worst in the world, September 14, 2020. | Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via..
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Crews battle wildfires in U.S. West as smoke travels the world

crews battle wildfires in u.s. west as smoke travels the world
PORTLAND, Ore., Sept 16 (Reuters) — As fire crews continued to battle deadly wildfires sweeping the western United States, thousands of evacuees in Oregon and other states faced a daily struggle..
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How the USA and Turkey Plunder and Loot Syria with Impunity

how the usa and turkey plunder and loot syria with impunity
While President Trump lashes out at rioting and looting in Portland and Kenosha, half way around the world, the USA and Turkey are plundering and looting Syria on a vastly greater scale with impunity..
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35 dead as wildfires rage across the West Coast

Portland, Seattle and San Francisco are now among the top five cities with the worst air quality in the world.
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Strong winds could fuel wildfires in the West as death toll climbs

Flames up and down the West Coast have forced thousands to flee and cast a shroud of smoke that has given Seattle, San Francisco and Portland, Oregon, some of the worst air quality in the world.
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Facebook says it will remove false claims about who started wildfires in Oregon

facebook says it will remove false claims about who started wildfires in oregon
Heavy smoke obscures the Fremont Bridge on September 12 in Portland, Oregon | Photo by Nathan Howard/Getty Images Facebook will remove from its platform false claims that the wildfires in Oregon..
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Smoke chokes West Coast as wildfire deaths keep climbing

smoke chokes west coast as wildfire deaths keep climbing
Wildfire smoke that posed a health hazard to millions choked the West Coast on Saturday as firefighters battled deadly blazes that obliterated some towns and displaced tens of thousands of people, the..
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Roger Stone to Donald Trump: bring in martial law if you lose election

roger stone to donald trump: bring in martial law if you lose election
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A Line of Fire South of Portland and a Yearslong Recovery Ahead

Firefighters continued to battle blazes along the West Coast that have now charred nearly five million acres. At least 15 people are dead, with dozens still missing.
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Oregon braces for "mass fatality incident" as fires near Portland

Oregon's governor said Thursday that dozens are missing in her state.
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In Oregon, a Year of Political Unrest Extends to Devastating Wildfires

A tumultuous summer of protests has produced a torrent of false rumors that have complicated the fight against the wildfires raging around Portland.
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Wildfires Live Updates: 500,000 Under Evacuation Orders in Oregon

The mayor of Portland declared a state of emergency as fires burned toward the city. California and Washington State are battling growing fires, too.
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Portland mayor bans cops from using tear gas after months of protests and criticism

The mayor of Portland ordered the city's police to stop using tear gas for crowd control after months of criticism and protest.
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Portland passes strongest facial recognition ban in the US

portland passes strongest facial recognition ban in the us
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Here's the latest for Wednesday September 9th: 'Unprecedented' Pacific Northwest fires near Portland; Book: Trump: Didn't 'want to create panic' over COVID; Biden aims to rebuild 'blue wall'; Study..
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Homeland Security head defends action to protests

The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday defended his response to protests in Portland, Oregon, amid criticism that the agency overstepped its authority. (Sept. 9)  
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Illinois Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi joins Major to talk about negotiations for another COVID-19 stimulus package in the House; the Trump administration's attempt to suppress protests in Portland,..
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Oregon Senator Ron Wyden on “The Takeout” - 7/31/2020

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden joins CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett to talk about the occupation of Portland by federal troops under President Trump’s law and order campaign promise..
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Trump Supporters in Oregon Chase Down, Beat BLM Protesters

At least 2 President Trump supporters -- and members of the far-right group Proud Boys -- were busted after chasing down and beating BLM protesters in Oregon. The incidents went down Monday in the..
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2 pro-Trump cruise rallies held in Portland

Organizers of both rallies told CBS Portland KOIN​ that they would be paying tribute to Aaron Danielson, the Patriot Prayer supporter who was shot to death ​on August 29.
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Tensions rise in Portland as city braces for opposing protests

After more than 100 consecutive days of Black Lives Matter protests, the city of Portland is again on edge Monday as opposing groups stage Labor Day demonstrations. Lilia Luciano has details.
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Protests continue in Portland after more than 100 consecutive days

Portland's protests were declared a "riot" over the weekend, as demonstrations sparked by the Black Lives Matter movement passed the 100-day mark. Lilia Luciano reports.
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Black Lives Matter: Portland protester accidentally sets himself on fire

black lives matter: portland protester accidentally sets himself on fire
Shocking footage has captured the moment a protester set himself on fire with a Molotov cocktail as unrest gripped major US cities.It was filmed in Portland on the west coast where 100 days of Black..
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Dozens arrested as protests turn violent in Portland

It's been a 100 nights of protests in Portland. The city erupted over the weekend, when Molotov cocktails were used during a rally against police violence and racial injustice. Lilia Luciano has the..
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Police declare a riot on 100th night of protests in Portland

At least two people were injured and more than 50 were arrested, police said.
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100 photos to remind you that protests have roiled Portland for 100 days

Portland marked its 100th day of protests on Saturday, as activists demonstrating for Black lives continue to clash with police.
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Oregon governor calls for end to Portland protests as they continue for 100th day

This Saturday marks the 100th consecutive day of protests in Portland, Oregon, even after Governor Brown called for an end to the nightly marches and violence. Meanwhile, police on Thursday night..
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Portland braces for its 100th night of protests

portland braces for its 100th night of protests
(CNN)Portland, Oregon, the epicenter of recent demonstrations against police brutality and systemic racism, heads towards its 100th straight night of protests Saturday. In just the last week: A..
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Facebook takes down Patriot Prayer to stop 'violent social militias'

facebook takes down patriot prayer to stop 'violent social militias'
Facebook has removed an American far right organisation called Patriot Prayer which is based in Portland and its founder Joey Gibson from its platform. The group has organised pro-gun rallies in..
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100 Days of Protest: A Chasm Grows Between Portland and the Rest of Oregon

The proximity of the left and the right in Oregon has created a dynamic of fear, mistrust and anger.
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'Arms race': How the Portland shooting shows protesters on the right and the left are bringing guns

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In His Last Hours, Portland Murder Suspect Said He Feared Arrest

Law enforcement agents killed Michael Forest Reinoehl while trying to arrest him for the shooting death of a supporter of a far-right group.
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Trump praises agents who killed Portland suspect

President Donald Trump on Friday praised the federal agents who killed the man suspected of killing a right-wing protester in Portland, Oregon. Michael Forest Reinoehl died in a hail of police gunfire..
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Portland protest shooting suspect killed by police during arrest

Michael Reinoehl, the man wanted in connection to a deadly protest shooting in Portland, Oregon, was killed as police attempted to arrest him. CBS News correspondent Lilia Luciano joined CBSN with the..
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Michael Reinoehl: Prime suspect in fatal shooting of 'Patriot Prayer' backer is dead

Michael Reinoehl, the prime suspect in the deadly shooting of Aaron 'Jay' Danielson in Portland was killed as federal agents tried to arrest him.  
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Suspect in Portland shooting killed by law enforcement

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Eye Opener: Man suspected of killing right-wing protester shot by police

The man suspected of shooting and killing a right-wing protester in Portland was killed by police. Also, Joe Biden says he spoke with Jacob Blake, who was shot in the back by police, during his visit..
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Federal task force kills Portland shooting suspect as investigators moved to arrest him

Michael Forest Reinoehl, 48, was killed as a federal task force attempted to apprehend him in Lacey, Washington.
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