10:18 PM EDT, Tue August 04, 2015
Oregonian 49 mins ago

Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo plays soccer on streets of Madrid in disguise

Who is this bearded bum with the little white dog? And where did he get those skills? Check out the video.

Man flees Puyallup bank after robbery

The Columbia Bank near the South Hill Mall in Puyallup was robbed around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday,
Oregonian 59 mins ago

John Strong talks about going from Lake Oswego High to FOX Sports on OPB's 'Think Out Loud'

Through the course of the interview, Strong talks about his rise from the modest setup for the high school games, complete with Radio Shack headphones, to a stint as the voice of the Portland Timbers to Major League Soccer.

Fans, media line up for dos Santos at Galaxy practice

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Some 50 fans, many wearing Giovani dos Santos' Mexican national team jersey, gathered to see the 26-year old before and after his second practice with the Galaxy on Tuesday. They chanted his name, held up signs welcoming him to Los Angeles and clamored for autographs and pictures. The media contingent was just as large and frenzied for dos Santos' first news conference, which opened with a statement by Congressman Xavier Becerra, who represents the district that includes downtown Los Angeles. He joked he wasn't exactly sure why he was there.
Toronto Sun 1 hour ago
TFC can't miss the playoffs

TFC can't miss the playoffs

It doesn’t get any less daunting in Major League Soccer.

Condon named lacrosse All-American

Recently graduated Mercer Island lacrosse player Evan Condon has been named by the National Interscholastic Lacrosse Coaches Association to the National All-America Class for the 2015 season.

Rent control is not the answer for Seattle, and is illegal

Despite all the buzz about rent control in Seattle, the policy is against state law and won’t help solve the city’s housing crunch.

On the Air

Wednesday Pro baseball TV Radio 12:10 p.m. Seattle at Colorado ROOT 710 4 p.m. Boston at N.Y.Yankees ESPN 7:05 p.m. PCL, Reno at Tacoma 850 CONCACAF Champions League soccer 7 p.m. Seattle at Vancouver FS1 97.3 Audi Cup soccer 9:25 a.m. Third place, Tottenham v. AC Milan ESPN2 11:30 a.m. Championship, Real Madrid v. Bayern […]

russia-arctic

Russia claimed the Arctic sea shelf as sovereign territory in a thwarted bid in 2002, but the United States, Canada, Denmark and Norway also are pursuing jurisdiction over seabed in the Arctic, which may contain a quarter of the world’s remaining oil and gas reserves.

Feds monitoring orca with fishing lure hanging from mouth

Federal officials are monitoring a killer whale near the San Juan Islands that appears to have a salmon lure hanging from its mouth.

U.S. supports tribe in lawsuit to stop taxes on reservation

The U.S. Justice Department has asked to join the Tulalip Indian Tribes in a federal lawsuit seeking to stop the state and Snohomish County from collecting millions of dollars in taxes from non-Indian businesses and people on tribal land so that the tribe can collect that money instead.

Time to visit Japan? Weak currency makes it much cheaper

Japan’s yen is about 30 percent weaker against the dollar since the end of 2012, making hotels and goods less expensive for visitors.

Your week in Seattle music: Taylor Swift, D’Angelo and more

Taylor Swift, D'Angelo, Wilco, Idina Menzel and the South Lake Union Block Party are all part of your week in Seattle music, Whew!
Oregonian 5 hours ago

Portland Timbers and Thorns reporter Jamie Goldberg: Live chat recap

Portland Timbers and Thorns reporter Jamie Goldberg will host a live chat here today at 1 p.m.
Oregonian 5 hours ago

Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter said Gaston Fernandez left Portland on good terms

Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter said that the club's choice to part ways with Gaston Fernandez was a "mutual decision" for both sides.

MLS Player News

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    Adam Kwarasey

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  • 1 Jack McInerney

    Jack McInerney

    Soccer: Crew gets forward Jack McInerney from Montreal

  • 1 Giovani Dos Santos

    Giovani Dos Santos

    Galaxy introduce Giovani Dos Santos

  • 1 Gaston Fernandez

    Gaston Fernandez

    Portland Timbers coach Caleb Porter said Gaston Fernandez left Portland on good terms

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