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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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Viral video of ICE arrest inside local home raising ethical, legal questions

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A controversial video shows immigration enforcement officials arresting an undocumented worker inside a Beaverton-area home, and now the video is raising serious questions about the actions of the federal agents and whether they were legal.

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

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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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Forest Grove man convicted of using bomb in attempted murder of estranged wife

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A Forest Grove man was convicted on charges including attempted murder for setting off a bomb outside the home where his estranged wife was sleeping.

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Homeowners watching for landslides ahead of wet weekend forecast

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Heavy rain this weekend means a very real risk of landslides, but a local expert has some tips on getting ahead of the problem.

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Jury convicts man of murder for shooting, killing two men outside NE Portland bar

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A jury convicted a man on charges including aggravated murder for shooting and killing two men outside a bar in northeast Portland.

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Section of Washougal River Road to remain closed through the weekend

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The section of Northeast Washougal River Road covered by debris from a landslide early Friday morning will remain closed through the weekend, according to county officials.

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Police: Woman used stolen credit card to buy gift cards in Tualatin

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Tualatin police are asking for the public's help identifying a woman in a theft and fraud case.

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Police: Woman shot on street corner in SE Portland

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Police officers said one woman was injured after being hit by gunfire while standing on a street corner in southeast Portland Friday afternoon.

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Body of woman swept into water recovered on S. Oregon coast

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Karen Marie Dunlap, 57, of Gold Beach, was at the South Jetty of the Rogue River when she went missing Thursday evening. 

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Stark Street to reopen near Mt. Hood Community College after months of construction

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A section of Southeast Stark Street that has been closed for months near Mt. Hood Community College due to construction is set to reopen Friday. 

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Oil spill shuts down road, boat ramp in Fairview area

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An oil spill shut down Northeast 223rd Avenue between Sandy Boulevard and Marine Drive in the Fairview area Friday.

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Drivers ticketed in Vancouver enforcement operation for not registering cars in WA

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Washington State Patrol troopers were at Glenwood Elementary School and Laurin Middle School looking for around 30 vehicles with out-of-state plates that have been seen dropping students off at the schools.

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Vancouver hiker killed in fall east of Mount St. Helens

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Authorities say a 66-year-old Vancouver woman was killed in a fall from a trail east of Mount St. Helens.

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Food cart owners in disbelief after business destroyed in fire

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Towering flames and powerful explosions rocked downtown Portland on Wednesday after two food carts and 10 cars went up in flames on Southwest 1st and Columbia. 

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Woman who lost her home in the Eagle Creek Fire says 'I forgive him'

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Nearly a month after the Eagle Creek Fire torched homes and ripped through the Eagle Creek Fire, a woman who lost everything said the teenager who is accused of starting it should not go to jail. 

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Program developed in Oregon looks to preserve the legacies of World War II veterans

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It is estimated that more than 150,000 Oregonians enlisted to serve in World War II, and a new program is drafting high school students into an effort to help preserve the legacies of these brave veterans.

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Portland area makes pitch for second Amazon headquarters

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One of the world’s most powerful companies could be heading to the Portland area.

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About 23K gallons of combined storm water and sewage overflows into Willamette River

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The Portland Bureau of Environmental Services said a combined sewer overflow happened Thursday evening from the Southeast Alder Pump Station.

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