Eugene Police made the tough decision in concluding that Officer Charles Caruso, caught on videotape throwing a handcuffed man to the ground and punching him repeatedly, should be kicked off the police force. The city fired Caruso following an investigation into the September 2013 incident a…
After a 10-month investigation following the fraternity hazing death of a Penn State student, a grand jury on Friday released a blistering report asserting that university leaders were aware of pervasive alcohol-abuse problems within the Greek system but failed to take action.
As riveting as Steve Brown’s speech on the future of robotics was, you can’t blame anyone attending the annual Oregon Leadership Summit on Monday for feeling anxious by the time he finished.
Looks like you got through the first big weekend of the holiday shopping season. If you’re among those people who get their holiday “to-do” list done with a month or so to go before Christmas, well, nice work — but the rest of today’s editorial will be of no interest to you.
Over the past three years as Oregonians witnessed the spectacular fall of former Gov. John Kitzhaber, it was hard at times to identify moments of clarity in a vast sea of gray.
To understand why Gov. Kate Brown traveled to this month’s United Nations climate change conference in Germany, look back to a meeting of West Coast governors in June.
The issue of gun control is as divisive as they come in American politics, but there actually are at least a couple of points on which we have general agreement.
Medford School District officials say pulling out of the Southern Oregon Education Service District will save the district money because it can provide in-house the services it now pays the ESD to provide. ESD officials say severing the relationship will wind up costing Medford more.
Recycling can be likened to a mining operation. Processing costs depend on the purity of the ore — and if the costs exceed the value of the processed material, mining stops. Mining can also become unprofitable when commodity prices fall, when substitute materials become available at a lower …