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Conservative blogger and Quillette editor Andy Ngo gets sprayed with silly string and hit with eggs at a demonstration in Portland, Oregon.

After conservative blogger Andy Ngo tweeted that he was ‘attacked by antifa,’ a GoFundMe for his recovery raised over $100,000

A GoFundMe for conservative blogger Andy Ngo raised over $100,000 in less than 24 hours after Ngo tweeted he was "attacked by antifa" in Portland.
A couple comforts one another after cooling off in sprinklers at the Waterfront Park during an antifa demonstration on June 29, 2019 in Portland, Oregon. Several groups from the left and right clashed after competing demonstrations at Pioneer Square, Chapman Square, and Waterfront Park spilled into the streets. According to police, medics treated eight people and three people were arrested during the demonstrations.

Protestors threw milkshakes containing ‘quick-drying cement’ as far-left and far-right groups clashed in Portland, according to police

Antifa and the Proud Boys clashed in Portland on Saturday, with reports of milkshakes containing "quick-drying cement" being thrown.
Jared Walter, the man known as the "TriMet Barber" is seen in his most recent mugshot.

Portland has permanently banned a man from its public transportation system after a decade of terrorizing women and targeting their hair

Jared Walter was dubbed the "TriMet Barber" for his penchant for cutting women's hair while riding city buses in Portland, Oregon.

A 7-Eleven in Portland is using high-pitched buzzing to keep homeless people away from the store

Portland noise control officer Paul van Orden said the city has received multiple complaints about the noise blasting from the 7-Eleven's speakers.

Lime, Bird, and other scooter companies just proved they can help take cars off the road

The findings showed more than a third of users replaced car trips with scooters. That’s good news for companies that want to keep expanding.

A Portland hotel fired 2 employees after they called the police on a black guest

An Oregon hotel says it fired two employees who called police on a black guest, after spotting him in the lobby and demanding to know his room number.
Jermaine Massey, left, and the DoubleTree security guard, right

A hotel in Portland called the police on a black guest who was taking a phone call in the lobby

Jermaine Massey, 34, has police called on him at a DoubleTree Hotel in Portland, Oregon.
In the past September, rents declined on an annual basis in more than half of the nation's 35 largest markets, the first time in six years, according to data from Zillow.

Rents are falling the fastest in these 11 cities

Renting is getting less expensive for people living in the US's largest metropolitan areas. In September, rents declined on an annual basis in more than half of the nation's 35 largest markets, according to data from Zillow.
Sometimes, less is more.

A Portland design firm purposely skipped office Ping-Pong tables and video games to get more employees to leave work on time

Perks in the workplace often include flashy freebies, like catered meals or video games. But Portland design firm Work & Co has deliberately nixed those, in order to encourage its employees to achieve a better work-life balance.

Oregon just became the first state to legalize mass timber high-rises, and it could lead to a boom in tall wood buildings

In August, Oregon became the first state to legalize mass timber high-rises. Many timber projects are pushing for approval and funding around North America — take a look at some of the most prominent ones.