Latest from Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
On the Democratic side of the races to decide who controls the U.S. Senate, it's Warnock who is animating the diversifying Democratic base -- and taking the brunt of Republican fire.
  • Nov 24, 2020
Notable figures and ordinary Americans describe their reaction to Trump's victory in 2016 and describe the moments during his presidency that compelled them to speak out and mobilize against him.
  • Nov 8, 2020
With the passage of Measure 110, Oregonians will no longer face arrests or prison sentences for carrying small amounts of drugs like cocaine, heroin, oxycontin and methamphetamine.
  • Nov 4, 2020
Bartlett State Jail contributed to a third of the city's budget. But inside, prisoners like Floyd got little training or education that would help them reintegrate into society.
  • Oct 19, 2020
Experts in extremism say Trump’s shout-out to the Proud Boys was unprecedented for a group that has a demonstrated history of fomenting street violence.
  • Sep 30, 2020
Trump’s comments were his latest equivocation and came during an intense and openly hostile portion of the 98-minute debate.
  • Sep 30, 2020
The chairman of the western chauvinist group said he urged members to not engage in nightime fights with Antifa, A leftist demonstration downtown was broken up with tear gas.
  • Sep 27, 2020
Other cities nationwide are preparing for protests this weekend after a grand jury on Wednesday declined to indict three Louisville police officers on homicide charges in the death of 26-year-old Breonna Taylor.
  • Sep 27, 2020
The far-right group had planned a rally of thousands, but drew hundreds. Counterprotesters had a larger gathering elsewhere, but the groups kept apart Saturday afternoon.
  • Sep 26, 2020
Portland has seen intensifying demonstrations since the first Black Lives Matter marches after the death of George Floyd in May. On Saturday, political extremes are expected to clash again.
  • Sep 25, 2020