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Portland man accused of raping 73-year-old woman in retirement home

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A Portland man is accused of raping a 73-year-old woman at her nursing home on the 6100 block of SE Division Street. More>>

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Man guilty in deadly St. Helens shooting gets 20 years in prison

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A man who shot and killed another man and tried to get away in a stolen car in St. Helens was sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison. More>>

Wolf pup pics: Famous wandering wolf OR-7's pups caught on camera

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The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife released a collection of images of two wolf pups in southwestern Oregon believed to be the offspring of the state's famous wandering wolf, OR-7. More>>

Ukraine reports overnight rebel attacks on border

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The Ukrainian army has reported rebel attacks overnight throughout the restive east, claiming that at one border crossing the rebels were supported by artillery fire from the Russian side. More>>

Official: Israel Cabinet to discuss cease-fire

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An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza. More>>

US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

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The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday. More>>

Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali

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An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, the third major international aviation disaster in a week. More>>

Pot shop owner says price gouging a problem

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There are new growing pains for Washington's marijuana industry. One shop owner said growers are demanding high prices for low quality pot. More>>

Portland protesters gather to “end the assault on Gaza”

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If you were anywhere near Pioneer Courthouse Square Thursday evening, you couldn't miss them: Hundreds of people who gathered carrying signs and flags in what organizers called an emergency march to end the assault on Gaza. More>>

Traveler catches epic lightning strike on flight

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Traveler Gina Hyams caught a massive cloud-to-ground lightning strike while on a flight Thursday.

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Police: 3-year-old diapered driver crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

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A 3-year-old boy is accused of climbing into a Jeep, knocking it out of gear, crashing into a nearby house and then running home to watch cartoons. More>>

Deputies: Meth, shaved keys and stolen car lead to four arrests

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Four people were arrested in connection to a stolen car, a pile of shaved keys and meth in a Salem parking lot. More>>

GMO labeling measure to be on November ballot

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Genetic modified labels may soon be appearing on food packages that you buy here in Oregon. More>>

Oregon moves to ban smoking on beaches

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The move by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department follows a ban on smoking at most other state-park property, which was enacted earlier this year. More>>

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This is the first known time that wolves have reproduced in the Oregon Cascades since the 1940s, which biologists say is evidence that the endangered species is recovering. More>>

Hillsboro park reopens after cougar sightings

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A Hillsboro park was open again Thursday after being shut down for two days due to cougar sightings. More>>

Police raid Tigard home, make two arrests after heroin investigation

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Complaints from neighbors and a months-long investigation led Tigard police to raid a home Thursday morning. More>>

Bomb threat investigation at Salem prison

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The Oregon State Correctional Institution received a bomb threat at 10:15 a.m. Thursday. Oregon State Police were notified.   More>>

Oregon coast chiropractor accused of sex abuse reaches plea deal

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A doctor of chiropractic medicine on the Oregon coast who was accused of sexually abusing patients pleaded guilty to harassment. More>>

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Two road workers killed in two days on Oregon highways

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Two men working on construction projects on Oregon highways were killed this week. More>>

13 years later, detectives recover stolen Plymouth Barracuda

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Thirteen years after a green 1970 Plymouth Barracuda was reported stolen, it was discovered by deputies serving a search warrant in Multnomah County. More>>

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  • Ukraine reports overnight rebel attacks on border

    Ukraine reports overnight rebel attacks on border

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:16 AM EDT2014-07-25 08:16:20 GMT
    The Ukrainian army has reported rebel attacks overnight throughout the restive east, claiming that at one border crossing the rebels were supported by artillery fire from the Russian side.More >
    The Ukrainian army has reported rebel attacks overnight throughout the restive east, claiming that at one border crossing the rebels were supported by artillery fire from the Russian side.More >
  • Official: Israel Cabinet to discuss cease-fire

    Official: Israel Cabinet to discuss cease-fire

    Friday, July 25 2014 4:01 AM EDT2014-07-25 08:01:54 GMT
    An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.More >
    An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but also the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.More >
  • US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

    US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

    Friday, July 25 2014 3:58 AM EDT2014-07-25 07:58:08 GMT
    The Obama administration is considering giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S. border.More >
    The Obama administration is weighing giving refugee status to young people from Honduras as part of a plan to slow the influx of unaccompanied minors arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, White House officials said Thursday.More >

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