Schools nationwide scrambled to get students outdoors during the pandemic to keep them safe and stop the spread of COVID-19.
Published on Dec 25, 2020 01:11 AM IST
PORTLAND, Maine | By Associated Press | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
The protests were organised in response to Monday’s holiday named after 15th-century Italian explorer Christopher Columbus, who Native Americans say, ‘spurred centuries of genocide against indigenous populations in the Americas.’
Updated on Oct 13, 2020 08:00 AM IST
Portland | By Associated Press | Posted by Karan Manral
Hundreds of people were gathered downtown in Oregon’s largest city when the unlawful assembly was announced just before midnight by the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
Published on Sep 27, 2020 03:07 PM IST
Portland | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
A grand jury returned three charges of wanton endangerment on Wednesday against fired officer Brett Hankison over shooting into a home next to Taylor’s with people inside.
Updated on Sep 25, 2020 02:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Louisville, Kentucky | By Associated Press, Louisville, Kentucky
Later, pro-Trump supporters and counter-protesters clashed at Oregon’s Capitol. Police in Salem arrested people, but it wasn’t immediately known how many.
Updated on Sep 08, 2020 07:18 AM IST
Salem, Oregon | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Most in the recent group wore helmets, reflective vests or shirts emblazoned with the word “PRESS” and had media badges dangling from their necks.
Updated on Sep 03, 2020 03:43 PM IST
Portland | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Sunday warned of an escalation of violence after seeing a flurry of social media posts vowing revenge for Saturday’s shooting victim, identified by the right-wing Patriot Prayer militia group as one of its supporters.
Updated on Sep 01, 2020 01:44 PM IST
Portland | By Reuters| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
The string of messages enlivened criticism from Democrats, including presidential candidate Joe Biden, that Trump is looking to inflame unrest in US cities because he believes it will help his re-election campaign.
Published on Aug 31, 2020 05:46 AM IST
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
The nation has been wracked by sporadic racial justice protests since the May 25 death of George Floyd, a Black man who died while in custody of the Minneapolis police.
Updated on Aug 31, 2020 06:27 AM IST
Bloomberg | By Bloomberg| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
The man who was shot and killed was wearing a hat with the insignia of Patriot Prayer, a far-right group based in Portland that has clashed with protesters in the past, according to the newspaper. Reuters could not independently verify this.
Updated on Aug 30, 2020 12:02 PM IST
Reuters | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
Police said they declared a riot just before midnight on Saturday after a group of about 250 people, many of them wearing black and carrying shields, helmets and gas masks, tried to march on a government building that has often been the scene of violence during nearly three months of nightly protests.
Published on Aug 24, 2020 09:13 AM IST
By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
Investigators are trying to determine whether the threat is credible, the FBI said in a statement.
Updated on Aug 22, 2020 09:18 AM IST
Portland | By Associated Press | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
People in a group of about 100 late Thursday and before dawn Friday sprayed the building with graffiti, hurled rocks and bottles at agents and shined laser lights at them, Portland police said in a statement.
Updated on Aug 21, 2020 07:27 PM IST
Portland | By Associated Press | Posted by Niyati Singh
Thousands of demonstrators marched in groups around Portland, Oregon, some yelling “Feds go home!” in response to the Trump administration’s decision to send federal agents there in late June.
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 08:47 AM IST
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shivani Kumar
Virginia State Police and Richmond police worked to clear the crowd of a several hundred demonstrators late Saturday.
Updated on Jul 26, 2020 08:12 PM IST
Richmond | By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh
The Bryants would have celebrated their 19th wedding anniversary this April. They had four daughters including Gianna, the 13-year-old who died in the crash.
Updated on Jan 30, 2020 09:08 AM IST
Associated Press | By Associated Press
One person was injured and transported via ambulance, and three other people were evaluated by medics, Portland Police spokeswoman Lt. Tina Jones said. The injuries were minor, she said.
Published on Aug 18, 2019 05:27 AM IST
PORTLAND | By Associated Press
Gupta’s victory on the ‘2019 Teen Jeopardy’ contest was televised on Friday in which he beat out three other Indian-American teens.
Updated on Jun 29, 2019 02:37 PM IST
New York | By Press Trust of India
The sixth-place Spurs are a season-best 12 games over 500 and within a game and a half of Portland for fourth place in the Western Conference standings.
Updated on Mar 17, 2019 09:35 PM IST
Reuters | By Reuters
The footballer’s body was recovered on Wednesday and brought to the Isle of Portland in southern England on board the Geo Ocean III offshore supply ship on Thursday for formal identification by coroners, who investigate deaths in Britain.
Published on Feb 08, 2019 08:58 AM IST
Portland, United Kingdom | By Agence France-Presse
Updated on May 26, 2018 12:02 PM IST
Associated Press, Portland, Ore | By Associated Press
Are you a travel lover looking for the best offbeat vacation destination? Here’s why you should visit Columbia River Gorge!
Updated on Apr 19, 2018 10:01 AM IST
Associated Press, Hood River | By HT Correspondent
Sandeep Thottappilly, his wife Soumya and their two children -- Siddanth and Saachi -- have been missing since April 6 while on a road trip from Portland, Oregon, to their home in California.
Updated on Apr 12, 2018 09:24 PM IST
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
Sandeep’s parents, Babu Subramnium Thottapilly (68) and Rama (62), preparing to leave for the US, said that even 1% chance of their survival is enough to keep their hopes alive.
Published on Apr 12, 2018 03:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad | By Hiral Dave, Ahmedabad
The authorities in the US fear the worst for an SUV, matching the missing family’s vehicle, was believed to have been swept away by a swollen river, a media report said.
Updated on Apr 11, 2018 08:55 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Surat (Gujarat) | By Press Trust of India