The Senate Finance Committee opened a probe Tuesday into Volkswagen's use of a federal tax credit intended for fuel-efficient cars as the company's emissions-rigging scandal widened.
Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian said Tuesday that he's running for secretary of state.
Pres. Barack Obama will be visiting Roseburg, Oregon Friday morning.
U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) discusses wildfire funding, the minimum wage and a possible government shutdown with KATU's Lincoln Graves in this week's Connect To Congress.
There are many reasons for the rise in congestion and KATU found out politics is one of them.
California will become the fifth state to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives using doctor-prescribed drugs after Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday he signed one of the most emotionally charged bills of the year.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales talks to KATU's Steve Dunn on managing an increasing Portland population and the urban growth boundry.
Oregon marijuana shops began selling marijuana Thursday for the first time to recreational users, marking a big day for the budding pot industry.
Washington state's minimum wage will not increase next year, and the state will no longer have the highest statewide minimum wage as of January.
Days after a deadly shooting in Oregon, Hillary Rodham Clinton unveiled new gun control measures Monday aimed at strengthening background checks on gun buyers and eliminating legal immunity for sellers.
Sunday marked the premiere of "Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson" across Sinclair Broadcast Group stations.
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said the U.S. should bar refugees from war-torn Syria because they are "infiltrated" with Muslim extremists who seek to harm America.
Just hours before a midnight deadline, a bitterly divided Congress approved a stopgap spending bill Wednesday to keep the federal government open — but with no assurance there won't be yet another shutdown showdown in December.