Two dancers sue strip club Casa Diablo for unpaid wages and harassment.
Last July, Matilda Bickers decided she’d
had enough of Casa Diablo. She had danced at the Northwest Portland
strip club for more than 2½ years and was tired of grab-ass bouncers and
Wow, WW readers, you just blew the socks (and the shoes, pants and shirt) off the goals we set for our 2014 Give!Guide.
We had hoped as many
as 7,500 of you would give as much as $2.6 mill
These are the images cartoonists and others at Charlie Hebdo died to publish.
The French satirical
weekly had for three decades poked a finger in the eye of the powerful
and the pious with sca
Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes used a taxpayer-funded trip to Seattle to work for her private consulting clients.
Gov. John Kitzhaber probably never imagined he would be heading into a historic fourth term as Oregon chief executive with a major daily newspaper calling for a criminal investigation into the actio
Oregon can avoid the bad trips other states took on legal pot.
Ann Lininger has a lot of reading to inhale.
After only a year in
the Oregon House, Lininger, a Lake Oswego Democrat, heads into a new
legislative session Jan. 12 with a doozy of an assignment:
Two public schools in Portland find the city has cut them out of arts-tax money.
Leah Maurer is a Portland mother of three, ages 3, 7 and 9. That means she knows a lot about teaching how to share.
The city of Portland? Less so.
voters approved the city’s arts ta
A union boss’s criminal past and allegations of nepotism roil one of Oregon’s biggest labor groups.
From its name, Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 290 sounds
like an old-fashioned, low-tech kind of labor union. Even its logo
consists of pipes and valves.
Yet the union’s 4,000
Yes, dear readers, there is an Easter Bunny.
We’re exhausted from
trying week after week to convince you climate change is real, city taxi
regulations are written in blood and public docks o
Central Catholic questions its hiring practices as sexual misconduct allegations surface about another football coach.
When it comes to football, Central Catholic High School has a lot to cheer about.
Rams—with a long tradition of winning—finished the season with 12 wins
and just one loss while outscor
Young African-Americans are leading the Portland protests against police violence. But can they make a real difference?
Glenn Waco had just shut down Pioneer Place.
He marched 500
protesters into the downtown mall, pressed through groups of holiday
shoppers and led them in a chant of “I can’t breathe! I can