CURRENT EVENT INTERNET LINKS
Online resources I think you'll find useful.
The Oregonian - a site for local and state news. Search by keyword for recent stories.
Portland Tribune - mostly local Portland area news. Search by author of article or keyword.
Willamette Week - Local metro-Portland news. Slanted slightly left on the political spectrum. Cover Stories good for high level current event - they are "meaty" with in depth discussion of topic.
KOIN 6 News - Channel 6 News has an easy to manuever site. Has a clear list of local news stories and national news stories.
The New York Times - National and international news. Considered a reputable and well reported newspaper. Good search engine on site.
MSN.com - National news. Somehow connected to Hotmail and NBC... all owned by the same company?
USATODAY - National news. Affiliated somehow with Yahoo?
BBC News - Very reputable international news source. Based out of London, England. Website can be viewed in 43 different languages.
Aljazeera America - Go to the International news link in their menu for stories about the Middle East
Google News - The general search engine that you know and love, with a news focus.
OTHER SITES THAT MAY BE INTERESTING & HELPFUL
- http://www.hometownnews.com/or.htm - site where you can find every newspaper in Oregon
- http://www.newspapers.com/ - find any newspaper around the globe
- http://www.refdesk.com/paper.html - newspapers all over the world
- http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/default.asp - site shows 800 different newspaper front pages from around the world
- The Wall Street Journal
- The Christian Science Monitor
- The Nation
- The Boston Globe
- The Washington Post
- The New York Daily News
- The Chicago Tribune
- The National Post - Canadian news source
- The Independent - UK news source
Political Cartoon Sites