Three arrested at Portland climate protest

Thousands of students demanding action on the global climate crisis walked out of class in Portland, part of global protests that stretched from Australia to South America. KTVZ KOIN reports that students rallied Friday outside City Hall, making demands of Mayor Ted Wheeler. In a letter to parents, Portland Public Schools wrote that it believed "this action by our students is a clear example of learning and advocacy we hope for in all our students. The subject matter aligns with both our distr...
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$500K for a Green Card: Foreign investors help Portland boom

Kai Lu and his wife, Helen Shu, were raising their young daughter in China when an ultra-modern Marriott Courtyard hotel was built just minutes from their home in Suzhou, a congested suburb of Shanghai. The couple went to check out the new hotel and noticed a flyer in the lobby advertising a similar hotel in Portland, Oregon. The flyer was seeking investors who, in exchange for half a million dollars, could receive Green Cards for their immediate family. "We were planning to move to the U....
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