Oregon

US researchers say hemp compounds prevent coronavirus from entering human cells

Hemp, known scientifically as Cannabis sativa, is a source of fiber, food and animal feed, and multiple hemp extracts and compounds are added to cosmetics, body lotions, dietary supplements and food.

published on : 13th January 2022

Alberto Salazar's lifetime ban upheld by SafeSport Center

His entry in the SafeSport database was updated this week to "permanent ineligibility," signaling the appeal had been rejected.

published on : 23rd December 2021

Rittenhouse protest in Portland, Oregon, declared a riot

Portland Police Bureau Chief Chuck Lovell said shortly after the verdict that officers were working on plans for Friday night and the weekend.

published on : 20th November 2021

Aditi Ashok plays steady second round to make cut in Oregon

Aditi Ashok travelled to the US this week after a few starts in Europe before which she was in Tokyo for the Olympics, where she missed a medal by a whisker.

published on : 18th September 2021

Oregon examines spyware investment amid Pegasus snooping controversy

Novalpina Capital has been saddled with both an internal dispute among its founding partners and an explosive report showing NSO Group's spyware has been widely misused around the globe.

published on : 5th August 2021

California fire prompts evacuations; Oregon blaze balloons

The Tamarack Fire, which was sparked by lightning on July 4, exploded overnight and was over 32 square miles (82 square kilometers) as of July 17 evening.

published on : 18th July 2021

2 dead, 7 injured in separate shootings in Portland, Oregon

Seven people were injured in the Portland shootings, including an 18-year-old woman who later died at a hospital. 

published on : 18th July 2021