Portland Business News

Nike CEO succession plan 'very much in question' following executive exits
Author: Clare Duffy
Two new names emerge in the race to replace CEO Mark Parker following the departure of one-time heir apparent Trevor Edwards.
Wyden sees hope for cannabis bills on banking, tax breaks
Author: Pete Danko
The senator talks cannabis at a Portland conference and in an interview with the Business Journal.

The Stump

Editorial cartoons of the week March 16, 2018 (PHOTOS)
Rosemarie Stein | The Oregonian/OregonLive

AP News Headlines

The Latest: Defending champs UNC with another in-state win
North Korean minister in 'constructive' talks in Sweden
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Sweden's foreign minister held what she called "good and constructive" talks with her North Korean counterpart on Friday amid growing speculation about a possible meeting in the Scandinavian country between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
Senators want CIA to lift veil on nominee's black site past
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Gina Haspel's long spy career is so shrouded in mystery that senators want documents declassified so they can decide if her role at a CIA black site should prevent her from directing the agency....
Trump's possible China tariffs bring loud protests _ in US
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump is considering sweeping tariffs on imports from China, with an announcement possible as early as next week. And that has industry groups and some lawmakers scrambling to prevent the next front in a potential trade war that could reverberate across the U.S. economy....

Oregon Local News

Portland will pay for your taxi ride home on St. Patrick's Day
Portland will pay for some of your taxi ride home on St. Patrick's Day, and ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft are offering discounts. Andrew Theen | The Oregonian/OregonLive

Portland News

With 'I'll Be Your Girl,' The Decemberists take a new path to the same destination (review)
The band employs a healthy dose of synthesizer-fueled tunes in its eighth studio album and maintain a familiar sound throughout. Eder Campuzano | The Oregonian/OregonLive

NYT Politics

Fact Check: How Trump Has Split With His Administration on Russian Meddling
The administration has been far tougher on Russia than the president himself, whose pattern of diversion has steadily increased since he took office.