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Police ID 21-year-old man who died in crash into SE Portland apartment complex

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Police have identified the 21-year-old man who died when he crashed into an apartment complex in southeast Portland early Sunday morning.

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Senate advances $36.5B disaster relief package Video included

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There is urgency to move the measure swiftly - rather than add more money to it at this time - because the government's flood insurance reserves are running out.

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Trump shoots down retirement limit to pay for GOP tax cuts Video included

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Trump on Sunday personally implored House GOP members on a conference call to swiftly adopt the budget that was passed last week by the Senate, with the hope of clearing the way for what he described as historic tax cuts.

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Boil water notice issued in Amity after water system failure

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Officials in Amity are urging people to boil their water after a major malfunction within the city’s water treatment system. 

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Portland Water Bureau reports another cryptosporidium detection in Bull Run water

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The Portland Water Bureau reported that the Bull Run Watershed has again tested positive for cryptosporidium. 

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Third person dies after September crash that killed man, girl in NE Portland

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The Oregon State Medical Examiner’s Office notified the Portland Police Bureau on Sunday that 25-year-old Deangelo Washington died at the hospital.

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Portland VA Medical Center asks for public’s help finding missing 74-year-old man

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Authorities said Gerald Beatty may be demonstrating confusion and lack of appropriate decision-making capabilities.

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Listeria triggers major recall of veggies across US and Canada

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The recall affects packaged produce at multiple supermarkets across the United States and Canada including Walmart, Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and Meijer.

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Police: McMinnville seeing increase in property crimes

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Police officers in McMinnville say that a pair of recent burglaries at homes reflect an increase in hefts they are seeing across the town.

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Tribes seek reparations over destroyed Oregon site

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Government lawyers asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by tribal elders who say the Oregon Department of Transportation destroyed a sacred site to expand a highway near Mount Hood.

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Search continues for hiker missing from near Mount Hood

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The search continued Monday for a missing hiker in the Mount Hood area who was last seen two days ago.

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Portland police searching for missing 59-year-old man

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The Portland Police Bureau is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 59-year-old man.

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Portland day care center’s license suspended after second death reported in less than 2 years

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A Portland day care center's license has been suspended after the death of a baby earlier this month, marking the second time a child has died at the center in less than two years.

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Deputy's fingertip bitten off while responding to Washington Co. domestic violence call

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A Washington County deputy is in the hospital after authorities say a suspect bit off his finger Monday morning.

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Deputies: Cornelius man dies after crashing into light posts

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Deputies said a Cornelius man died after crashing his pickup into several light posts early Monday morning.

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Strong winds damage popular Sauvie Island corn maze

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A popular Sauvie Island corn maze took a hit during Saturday’s storm with winds flattening parts of the attraction.

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Two people injured in accidental shooting at Oregon City pub

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Police determined the suspect and victim knew each other and the shooting was ruled accidental. 

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Gresham landslide cancels popular Salmon Homecoming event

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Though the rain may be wrapped up for now, a soaker on Saturday night led to a landslide in Gresham. Downed trees and power lines canceled the Salmon Homecoming event at Oxbow Regional Park.

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Timbers beat Whitecaps 2-1 to take No. 1 seed in West, Cascadia Cup

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Darren Mattocks scored early in the second half to give the Portland Timbers a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Sunday in their regular-season finale.

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Tillamook dairy farmer dealing with flooding

As for flooding, one of the hardest hit places was the Oregon coast. FOX 12 spoke with a dairy farmer in Tillamook who had to deal with flooding Sunday morning.

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Man killed after crashing into building in SE Portland

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The damaged building was an unoccupied office attached to the apartment complex.

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Deputies searching for missing hiker in Wildwood Recreation Area

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The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing hiker in the Wildwood Recreation Area. 

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Wilson throws 2 second-half TDs, Seahawks D dominates

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Russell Wilson threw three second-half touchdown passes and the Seattle Seahawk limited the New York Giants' receiver depleted offense to 177 yards in a 24-7 win on Sunday. 

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Fire damages home in Roseburg

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Just before 4:40 a.m. Sunday, firefighters responded to reports of a structure fire at 1341 NE Newton Creek Rd., according to the Roseburg Fire Department.

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Heavy rain causes combined sewer overflow to Willamette River

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Heavy rain this weekend led to a combined sewer overflow into the Willamette River early Sunday.  

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PGE outages continue after weekend storm

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Many people around the Portland Metro Area are still in the dark this morning after storms caused power outages Sunday.

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Mountain Wave Search and Rescue warns of landslide risk along Interstate 84

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Landslides were triggered along Interstate 84 Saturday afternoon following heavy rainfall in the Columbia River Gorge, according to Mountain Wave Search and Rescue. 

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Teen killed in crash on I-84 in Wasco Co.

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Oregon State Police said crews responded to a single-vehicle crash on I-84 near milepost 76 west of the Rowena Exit just before 6 a.m.

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Officers investigate shooting in Concordia neighborhood, no injuries reported

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Portland Police said officers responded to the 5200 block of Northeast 24th Avenue at 3:06 a.m. Sunday morning.

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5-car pileup slows traffic on I-205

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A five-car pileup slowed down traffic on I-205 Saturday night.

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Clark Co. woman says puppy was snatched from her during sale gone wrong

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A Clark County woman said her puppy was snatched right out of her hands during a sale that went horribly wrong. 

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Girls Build getting back on their feet with help from community after trailer trashed, tools stolen

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The executive director for local non-profit Girls Build, Katie Hughes, is getting the organization back on its feet after an overwhelming amount of donations from the community.

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Attic fire damages home in Beaverton, no injuries reported

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An attic fire caused minor damage to a Beaverton home Saturday afternoon.

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Beaverton police raise money for Special Olympics during annual 'Tip-A-Cop' event

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Beaverton police officers were serving meals to locals Saturday for the annual "Tip-A-Cop" event. 

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Downed tree, damaged power line cause road closure in SW Portland

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A downed tree and a damaged power line have closed a section of Southwest Vista Avenue. 

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Police: 20-year-old man arrested in connection to SE Portland shooting

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Portland police arrested a 20-year-old man Saturday in connection with a shooting that happened in southeast Portland Thursday morning.

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Oregon Ducks outgunned by UCLA, suffer third-straight loss

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Josh Rosen threw for 266 yards and two touchdowns and UCLA defeated Oregon 31-14 on Saturday.

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Flash Flood Warning issued for areas affected by the Eagle Creek Fire

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The National Weather Service Portland issued the warning just before 3:30 p.m. It is valid until 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

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Police: 21-year-old man arrested for DUII after head-on crash on SW Capitol Hwy

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A 21-year-old man was arrested for DUII Saturday morning after a head-on crash injured two people on Southwest Capitol Highway.

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Deputies: 26-year-old Hubbard man accidentally shot, killed himself while duck hunting

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A 26-year-old Hubbard man accidentally shot and killed himself while duck hunting in rural Sherwood, according to deputies. 

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Central Oregon judge tosses Edwin Lara's murder confession

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A judge has thrown out a former security guard's purported confession to killing a woman at the central Oregon community college where he worked. 

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Volunteers warn Gorge neighbors of new hazard: Landslides

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The fear of fire may be behind people living in the Gorge, but now those people face a different risk – landslides caused by heavy rain expected this weekend.

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS

Milwaukie QB gets sweet surprise for Senior Night

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It was Senior Night at Milwaukie High School, but for quarterback Grey Andreasen-VanOtten, Friday night at the stadium was even more memorable.

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Deputies: Two in custody after standoff on SR-14

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Police activity caused traffic backups and delays in both directions on SR-14 near 164th Avenue in Vancouver Friday night.

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Woman stabbed with garden shears near church in SE Portland; suspect identified

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A woman was stabbed with garden shears near a church in southeast Portland and a suspect was taken into custody.

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Oregon teen says e-cigarette exploded in his mouth

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An Oregon teenager said his e-cigarette blew up in his face, and now he’s in Portland recovering.

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Portland caregiver accused of trying to smother patient with pillow

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A southeast Portland caregiver is now facing criminal charges, accused of trying to smother a patient with a pillow.

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PSU researchers finding evidence of plastics in shellfish on Oregon coast

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Researchers sampling shellfish on the Oregon coast are finding oysters and razor clams contaminated with tiny plastic particles.

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Portland actress shares her '#Metoo' story of sexual harassment in Hollywood

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With roles on projects as varied as “Grimm” to “Portlandia,” Portland actress Katie O’Grady has taken on countless characters but now she’s playing the role of a woman revealing a heartbreaking secret.

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Family gives update on teen hit in deadly Vancouver head-on crash

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A head-on crash on Interstate 5 turned the life of a 17-year-old girl upside down, killing the driver and sending the teen to the hospital in critical condition.

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It’s shaping up to be a wet weekend, and in his latest FOX 12 Weather Blog, Chief Meteorologist Mark Nelsen shares where he expects the heaviest rain to fall and what areas could see flooding.

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McCollum's scores 28 in Blazers 114-96 win over Pacers

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CJ McCollum scored 28 points on 12-of-18 shooting to lead the Portland Trail Blazers past the Indiana Pacers 114-96 on Friday night. 

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Program tees up fun experience for Washington State School for the Blind students

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Rain or shine, a group of kids from the Washington State School for the Blind have crossed the Columbia to tee it up with the First Tee of Greater Portland for the past decade.

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Missing runaway teens from Vancouver found safe

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Officers said Eliana Duff and Jesse Goodman are believed to be together and they were last seen Wednesday.

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