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Evening News on 02/03/14

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Mon, 02/03/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/31/14

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Fri, 01/31/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 01/30/14

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Thu, 01/30/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/29/14

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Wed, 01/29/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/28/14

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Tue, 01/28/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/27/14

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Mon, 01/27/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/24/14

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Fri, 01/24/2014 - 5:00pm - 5:30pm
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Evening News on 01/23/14

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Thu, 01/23/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/22/14

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Wed, 01/22/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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Evening News on 01/21/14

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Tue, 01/21/2014 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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In Depth: Scrooge of the Year

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Thu, 12/19/2013
Jenka Soderberg interviews Marco Mejia of Jobs for Justice about their picks for Scrooge of the Year--the individual, corporation, or entity that has harmed working families in our community the most this year. God bless us, everyone!
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The Washington Post's CIA Connection

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Thu, 12/19/2013
A petition this week on rootsaction.org calling on the Washington Post to sever its ties with the Central Intelligence Agency has already garnered over 15,000 signatures. For more, KBOO’s Jenka Soderberg spoke with Robert McChesney, a communications professor at the University of Illinois who has extensively studied the influence of money on politics and the media.

Protest at Omega Morgan in Hillsboro

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Thu, 12/12/2013
Around 30 protesters with Rising Tide and other groups took over the lobby at Omega Morgan headquarters, demanding to talk with the President, John McCalla, and for an end to their transport of "megaload" shipments of Tar Sands oil extraction equipment to Alberta, Canada. KBOO reporter was their and produced this report, which mistakenly was not aired on the evening news.
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Eight Tech Giants Call for Surveillance Law Reform

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Tue, 12/10/2013

The Big Eight Social Media companies posted a full page ad in many of the nation's newspapers on Tuesday. The names are well known and their issue cuts to the heart of privacy online for all of us.

KBOO' Don Merrill has more on this story:

  • Length: 6:13 minutes (5.69 MB)
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Free Nestora Salgado

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Tue, 12/10/2013
Protests were held in front of several mexican consulates in the U-S today in support of A Mexican-American woman by the name of Nestora Salgado Garcia, who has been in Mexican federal custody since August 27th.
Garcia was reported to have angered the local officials of Guerrero Province, who charged her with kidnapping and gave her the maximum sentence in prison.
 
Her supporters say that she was targeted as a leader of the indigenous community of OLINALA. 
Many states have join in on the protest to release NESTORA in representation of Human Rights Day. PORTLAND protestors were at the local downtown Mexican Consulate to demonstrate for NESTORA’s release.

The protestors presented signs and letters at the local consulate demanding that the president of mexico end the military occupation of NESTORA’s hometown of OLINALA. KBOO’s Sekoynia Wright was there, and brings us the sounds of the protest and one of the protest organizers spoke with KBOO about the action:
 
  • Title: Free Nestora Salgado
  • Length: 6:26 minutes (14.73 MB)
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Recent Frigid Weather Discussion

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Mon, 12/09/2013
Record-breaking cold weather descended on the Northwest late last week and intensified over the weekend.
Many cities across Oregon set record lows by Sunday night and temperatures aren’t expected to rise above forty degrees until Wednesday, according to current forecasts.
KBOO Reporter Ross Freeman Levin spoke with Steve Pierce, the owner of Northwest Weather Consultants and member of the Oregon Chapter of the American Meteorological Society, for more details on the region's current cold weather patterns.
http://www.weather.gov/
 
  • Length: 11:41 minutes (10.7 MB)
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Cold Weather Floods Oregon

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Fri, 12/06/2013

You Can Help Those Without a Home

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Fri, 12/06/2013

Nelson Mandela Dies

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Thu, 12/05/2013
Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid leader and first president of modern, democratic South Africa, died today at age 95. 
  • Length: 2:46 minutes (1.26 MB)
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Cold Weather Shelters in Portland

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Thu, 12/05/2013
Portland is experiencing record low temperatures which will continue for several days at least, intensifying the need for shelters for people living on the streets. Sam Bouman spoke with Jaymee Cuti, Public Information Officer with the Portland Housing Bureau.
  • Length: 2:23 minutes (2.18 MB)
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