Portland

Karen Calloway, principal of Kenwood Academy in Chicago, poses Tuesday, July 28, 2020, for a portrait outside the Hyde Park neighborhood campus.
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AP News
July 31, 2020 - 1:57 pm
School districts nationwide are working to remove police officers from campuses, but some Black and Indigenous educational leaders are resisting the push prompted by the national reckoning over racial injustice and police brutality. Read more here.
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Federal officers deploy tear gas and crowd control munitions at demonstrators during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse Tuesday, July 28, 2020, in Portland, Ore.
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AP News
July 29, 2020 - 12:11 pm
Federal agents who have clashed with protesters in Portland, Oregon, will begin a "phased withdrawal" from Oregon's largest city, Gov. Kate Brown said Wednesday. Read more here.
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 21, 2020 - 6:48 pm
The city of Portland saw rising tensions over the weekend as the presence of federal authorities brought weeks of unrest to a head. One group of moms decided to step in and protect the demonstrators.
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event about regulatory reform on the South Lawn of the White House on July 16, 2020
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Pat Loeb
July 20, 2020 - 3:54 pm
President Donald Trump said he will take action against protesters in Philadelphia and half a dozen other U.S. cities, suggesting that it might be to send in federal law enforcement as he did in Portland, Oregon. Mayor Jim Kenney called the suggestion “offensive.” Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw.
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Kristen Johanson
February 12, 2020 - 8:19 pm
Even though she’s only three days in as Philadelphia’s new police commissioner, Danielle Outlaw has been researching the city, its leaders and why Philadelphia is facing so much violence. Read more here.
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CNN
January 03, 2020 - 8:51 am
No one needs convincing that New York City is one of, if not the, best food city in the United States. Few would argue about Chicago, Portland, San Francisco and Los Angeles making the definitive list. Other cities around the US, including Denver, Minneapolis and Philadelphia, should be on every...
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Danielle Outlaw
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Kristen Johanson
December 31, 2019 - 2:03 pm
After being officially tapped by the mayor on Monday, Danielle Outlaw, the city’s new police commissioner, has already hinted at how she wants to reshape the Philadelphia Police Department. Read more here.
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This Feb. 5, 2013, file photo, shows exterior of the now closed Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Ore.
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June 17, 2019 - 11:04 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The justices' action Monday keeps the high-profile case off the court's election-year calendar and orders state...
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Police outside Parkrose High School
Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP
May 19, 2019 - 9:17 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police released the identity Saturday of an 18-year-old student who was tackled after reportedly bringing a gun into classroom at an Oregon high school. Angel Granados Dias had been booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on suspicion of possessing a firearm in a...
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Jermaine Massey
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December 29, 2018 - 12:40 pm
By Keith Allen (CNN) — Two employees seen on video asking a black guest to leave a Portland, Oregon, hotel after he took a phone call in the lobby have been let go, the facility said Saturday on Twitter. The incident took place December 22 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland. Jermaine Massey...
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