The best-selling graphic novel of all time is back in an annotated hardcover edition! In-depth, informative and entertaining, The Annotated Watchmen is a new and fascinating look at Alan Moore’s masterpiece. It all begins with the paranoid delusions of a half-insane hero called Rorschach. But is Rorschach really insan
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OSU bounced back from Friday’s tough loss with a second victory against Nebraska. After a delayed start due to the spring traini
Here is an incredible colorized photo collection of Victorian and Edwardian beauties from the 1890s to 1900s.
Sen. Bill Cassidy had to know he was facing a tough crowd when they tried to shout down the invocation. "Amen!" one man hollered just moments after Louisiana State Chaplain Michael Sprague began his prayer. "Let's get on with it."...
Get ready for the 2017 Oscars by watching red carpet coverage Sunday, Feb. 26 on E!, ABC and the live stream "The Oscars: All Access."
Headline: Hackers can steal your information simply by analyzing the LED lights on your computer Sure they can. And what's their take on the Easter Bunny? Man, just when you think they can't get any dumber, they publish something like...
Singer-turned-tech pioneer Thomas Dolby will sign copies of his new memoir on March 6 at Powell's.
Three of the eight states that allow the drug to be used for recreational purposes – Washington, Oregon and Nevada – share boundaries with Idaho, prompting GOP Gov. Butch Otter to complain last month that the state had become a...
Learn from our past. Please. pic.twitter.com/ZTSHwzm8JA— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) February 23, 2017
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In the "Grimm" Season 6 episode, "The Son Also Rises," the classic Frankenstein story gets a Portland spin, and Nick is having conflicting emotions about Eve.
Based upon solo piano compositions, the album's power radiates from Amos' commitment to her own musical vision
What happens when an undocumented immigrant meets a law enforcement officer?
Commissioner Amanda Fritz says she will close her office next week to take her six staff members to a retreat in Arizona to learn about diversity at a cost of roughly $40,000. The trip is sure to be Green&Sustainable™. Riight....
$450 million is about what it costs to build a mile of his "high-speed rail". “There is real work to be done,” Brown told reporters at the Capitol, calling the proposed allotments “basic government needs.” “We got to belly up...
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CBC News had DNA tests run on chicken sandwiches from half a dozen fast-food chains. None were expected to achieve a full 100% score, due to the various seasonings used on the grilled product, but most came very close -...
Intended as a celebration of the dreamers, the ersatz six minute shot is, in reality, a cavalcade of conformity
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Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It is one of the oldest cities in the United State. These beautiful photos were taken by Frank Florianz from Boston, MA and vicinity in the fall of 1978.
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Here’s one thing executives, managers and employees can all agree on: Meetings have got to change
by Anonymous I want to thank this long standing neighborhood nursery for seeking out and selling their property to a large equity group. Said equity group is now building a three story, 900 unit storage facility adjacent to our neighborhood. I'm glad that this nursery has th
Today's best comics from The Oregonian and OregonLive selected by our editor.
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Photography by Cory Weaver | Courtesy Portland Opera Even though his music is 400 years old, Claudio Monteverdi’s madrigals can still strike a chord with contemporary audiences, because they wonderfully explore love with all of its thorns and fragrance. The intimacy of the madrigals made them a good fit for “Songs of L
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TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police have sued the leader of the country's opposition Democratic Party for allegedly inciting calls for violence.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Fresh from a trip to traffic court, Lester Packingham Jr. celebrated his turn of good fortune by announcing to friends on Facebook that his pending ticket was dismissed without him saying a word.
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Victims of Latin America's latest charismatic Catholic leader-turned-sexual predator are denouncing the Vatican's handling of the case, saying the six-year delay and final resolution are anything but satisfactory for survivors of his sexual, psychological and physical…
TV can be part of a healthy media diet, but Trump's steady stream of Fox News could be keeping him wound up
MATOPO HILLS, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 93rd birthday Saturday amid granite hills where ancient spirits are said to dwell, defying calls to resign after nearly four decades in power in a region known for opposing…
BEIRUT (AP) — In synchronized attacks, insurgents stormed into heavily guarded security offices in Syria's central Homs city, clashed with troops and then blew themselves up, killing a senior officer and at least 31 others, state media and officials reported.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A survey of U.S. political science professors a month into Donald Trump's presidency shows that fraud-free elections tops a list of 19 principles as most essential to democracy, as do free speech and a free press.
President Donald Trump's administration is but 1 month old and the nation is still in dire distress. One hopes that he will soon begin to act presidential but no evidence is forthcoming.
When I was a student at Mount Hood Community College back in the late 1960s, I took a class called "Science X10" The only thing I remember about that class was when they told us that the United States could…
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A minor league baseball team in Alabama is being sold — to a boxing promoter.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett used his much anticipated annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders to reiterate his wariness of high Wall Street fees and his positive outlook for the U.S. economy.