• Ryan Brehm wins Web.com finale, earns PGA Tour card

    NORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) — Ryan Brehm won the Web.com Tour’s regular-season ending WinCo Foods Portland Open on Sunday to earn a PGA Tour card.

  • From left, Portland Timbers' Jack Jewsbury, Steven Taylor, Vytas Andriuskevicius (5), and Liam Ridgewell (24) celebrate after Andriuskevicius scored a goal against the Seattle Sounders in the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    Timbers defeat rival Sounders 4-2

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland erased any lingering disappointment about last weekend’s loss to Seattle by soundly beating the Sounders this weekend.

  • Prevot suspended indefinitely by No. 24 Oregon

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Defensive end Torrodney Prevot has been suspended indefinitely by No. 24 Oregon for violating the university’s and athletic department’s code of conduct.

  • QB Prukop atop depth chart for Oregon opener

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Montana State graduate transfer Dakota Prukop is listed atop Oregon’s depth chart at quarterback for the season opener.

  • In this Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 photo, Matthew Pearson, left, of Bellingham, Wash., views a traveling totem pole with his son Graham, in Bellingham. A Pacific Northwest tribe has begun a nearly 5,000 mile road trip with a 22-foot-tall totem pole in tow. The Lummi Nation embarked on its fourth “totem journey” since 2012 to galvanize opposition to coal and crude oil projects it says could imperil native lands. (Robert Mittendorf/The Bellingham Herald via AP)

    Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure projects they believe will imperil native lands.

  • Firefighters battle a wildfire Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, near Garden City, Utah. Crews were battling a small wildfire in northern Utah that was approaching a ski resort and a separate blaze in southern Utah burning through sage grouse habitat. (Eli Lucero/The Herald Journal via AP)

    In dry, windy West, crews target flames in several states

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Growing wildfires stoked by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere.