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May 19, 2009
A machine so miraculous that it provides 10 percent of the world's electricity. Weans us from oil. Halts global warming. Saves the planet. Four such devices, designed to harness the energy of ocean...
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May 19, 2009
This year, inside the ceremony room of Portland's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, more than 10,000 foreign-born residents will take the Oath of Allegiance, becoming in just three short...
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May 19, 2009
Ambitious animal activists join forces in a united retail front.
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May 19, 2009
WHEN PORTLAND’S 390,000 NW Natural gas customers crank up their thermostats this winter, each home will pump out about three tons of earth-heating CO2 before spring. Users who want to offset their...
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May 19, 2009
MORE THAN 1 million visitors will touch down at PDX this month, to say nothing of those arriving by train and car, making November one of the city’s busiest in terms of travel. Undoubtedly this...
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May 19, 2009
TV sci-fi heroine Katee Sackhoff talks about playing tough characters—with and without long hair.
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May 19, 2009
WITH FEWER THAN 30 days left to find the perfect trinket to place under the tree or menorah, Portland’s boutique rows are packed with intrepid present-seekers. Nothing will deter these dauntless...
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May 19, 2009
You write that you thought washing dishes was torture when you were a kid. How do you define torture in your new book, Torture and Democracy? Torture requires four things. You need a method for...
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May 19, 2009
CROSSING THE checkpoint at the Portland Shipyard, on the tip of Swan Island, is like wandering into an industrial ghost town. The piers are littered with crumbling asphalt, and massive cranes...
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May 19, 2009
A FEW WEEKS AGO, while I stood in line at my favorite coffee shop, a scraggly poodle nuzzled its saliva-caked face against my pant leg, leaving behind a smear of slimy goo. On a better day, and...
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