The city can’t back up its tough talk about cracking down on Uber.
It’s been nearly two weeks since Uber invaded Portland with a ride-sharing service that defies the city’s taxi rules.
Portland officials pledged to take Uber to court, levy hefty fines and imp
Nearly three weeks after a St. Louis County, Mo., grand jury’s refusal to indict a white police officer in the August shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, the Portland marches against police violence show no signs of waning.
Young African-Americans are leading the Portland protests against police violence. But can they make a real difference?
Glenn Waco had just shut down Pioneer Place.
He marched 500
protesters into the downtown mall, pressed through groups of holiday
shoppers and led them in a chant of “I can’t breathe! I can
Portland is now an Uber town—whether city officials like it or not. The San Francisco-based ride-sharing company launched a surprise invasion of Portland on Friday, bringing its service to the only city on the West Coast wh...