Published: Sep 27, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. - Hundreds of members of the far-right group Proud Boys rallied at a public park here Saturday, venting threats and flashing weapons but failing to mobilize the show of strength that organizers had planned - and that Portland's leaders had feared.
Published: Sep 26, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. - Thousands of members of the far-right Proud Boys plan to mass at a park here on Saturday afternoon, setting up another clash of liberal and conservative extremes in a city that has become the public front line for combustible - and deadly - political conflict.
Published: Sep 08, 2020
OREGON CITY, Ore. - More than 1,000 supporters of President Donald Trump, including some aligned with white nationalist extremist groups, gathered in suburban Portland on Monday night in a show of force against left-wing protesters, creating more tension in a region that has been rocked by weeks of demonstrations.
Published: Jul 28, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. - Protesters who say they were tear-gassed, shot at, pepper-sprayed and assaulted outside a federal courthouse while peacefully demonstrating and rendering aid to others sued the Trump administration Monday over its use of force during nightly demonstrations in downtown Portland.
Published: Jul 27, 2020
SEATTLE - Protests in several major cities across the country turned violent this weekend, as weeks of civil unrest and clashes between activists and authorities boiled over, sending thousands of people teeming into public squares demanding racial justice.
Published: Jul 25, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. - As statues of Confederate generals, enslavers and other icons tumbled from their pedestals amid protests last month, President Donald Trump issued an executive order meant to break the cascade. It enlisted the Department of Homeland Security, created in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks to protect the country against external threats, to defend U.S. monuments and federal property against "anarchists and left-wing extremists" who he said are advancing "a fringe ideology."