Oregon Local News

Portland lawyer walks out on client during court hearing, resigns from case
Attorney Scott Upham, 72, was representing Dylan Todd Sullivan on Wednesday in a Deschutes County courtroom. During the hearing, Upham argued that Judge Randy Miller was unqualified to hear the case. He then grew agitated, said he would resign and left the courthouse — leaving Sullivan behind. The Associated Press
Driver accused of hitting Tigard cop arrested, charged
Darby A. McBride, 21, is accused of second-degree criminal mischief, third-degree assault and reckless driving. The charges are related to a December 2017 crash that injured Tigard police officer Matthew Barbee. Everton Bailey Jr. | The Oregonian/OregonLive
FBI seeks man with 'dork' tattoo on throat
Shawn Frederick Weatherhead is a transient with ties to the Springfield and Eugene area, California and Nevada, the FBI said. Jim Ryan | The Oregonian/OregonLive
Nike sales, shares climb amid fallout from 'behavioral issues'
"I'm committed to ensure that we have an environment where every Nike employee can have a positive experience and reach their full potential." Mike Rogoway | The Oregonian/OregonLive

Paul Krugman

Bumbling Into a Trade War
What Trump doesn’t know can hurt us — and help China.

Portland Business News

Oregon is a people magnet for every state but these 7 (Infographic)
Author: Erik Siemers
Oregon has a net gain in population with 43 states, while only seven have drawn more from Oregon than they lost
Oregon robotics company lands $8M
Author: Malia Spencer
Oregon State University spin-off Agility Robotics has raised $8 million from investors to further develop its robots that are designed to walk more like humans. The round was led by Playground Global, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based venture fund that invests in hardware startups. Also involved was Sony Innovation Fund and existing investor Robotics Hub. As part of the deal, Playground Global founder and tech industry veteran Bruce Leak will join the Agility board. To date Agility has raised $8.79 million. The…

NBC News Politics

H.R. McMaster out as Trump's national security adviser
Author: Adam Edelman and Ali Vitali
Bolton served as as the U.S. ambassador to the UN in the George W. Bush administration.
Trump legal team shake-up clears path for possible Mueller interview
Author: Kristen Welker and Carol E. Lee and Hallie Jackson and Julia Ainsley
The president appears to be moving toward sitting down with the special counsel after John Dowd's departure

AP News Headlines

Why US consumers could feel impact of Trump's China tariffs
WASHINGTON (AP) -- From toys to clothes to shoes to cellphones, Americans buy a half-trillion dollars' worth of goods from China each year - the biggest haul of imports from any one country. And that means the prices of many such products could surge as a result of President Donald Trump's plan to impose tariffs on up to $60 billion of imports from China....