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Obama declares wildfire emergency in Washington

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President Obama has declared an emergency in Washington because of wildfires burning the past two weeks.


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Search and Rescue team member suffers emergency during mission

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A Multnomah County Search and Rescue member was in critical condition after having a medical emergency while on a rescue mission near Multnomah Falls. More>>

Portland Police investigating shooting near SE Powell

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Victim was driven to Providence Medical Center ER following the shooting. Police are searching for the shooter. More>>

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FLIR thermal imaging camera will give iPhone users night vision

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Oregon-based company FLIR is releasing a thermal imaging camera for the iPhone that will let iPhone users see invisible heat energy. More>>

Community helps Longview boy whose medical supplies were stolen

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FOX 12 viewers donated feeding tubes and formula to help a boy whose medical supplies were stolen off his doorstep. More>>

Cat dies in N. Portland house fire

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Fire investigators don't yet know what caused a fire at a home in North Portland early Wednesday morning. More>>

Caught on camera: Coolant leak surprises C-Tran passengers

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Some surprising moments about a C-Tran bus in Vancouver on Monday when a coolant hose from an air conditioning unit suddenly sprung a leak and sprayed three passengers. More>>

Local ice cream shop inundated with threats for supporting Planned Parenthood

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A Portland ice cream shop is bombarded with dozens of threats from people clear across the country after raising money for Planned Parenthood. More>>

Five people injured after van crashes into truck in Forest Grove

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Two people were unconscious and transported to OHSU with serious injuries. More>>

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The next 24 hours will see very active weather across the Pacific Northwest, unusual for what is typically the driest time of the year for our area. More>>

Robbers on motorcycles hold up 70-year-old fisherman

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A 70-year-old fisherman who stopped to use a restroom at the Salmon Falls park and ride was robbed at gunpoint Saturday evening. More>>

Two brush fires close stretch of highway near Longview

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Cowlitz County firefighters battled two single-alarm brush fires off SR-4 in the Stella neighborhood on Tuesday. More>>

Police: Two men attacked victim with broken bottle, kitchen knife

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Woodburn police said they found a victim with stab wounds and cuts to his face. Two men were arrested. More>>

Crash closes 82nd & Yamhill, seriously injures two drivers

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A crash at Southeast 82nd Avenue and Yamhill Street sent two people to the hospital with traumatic injuries Tuesday. More>>

Your vote: Oregon marijuana measure qualifies for November ballot

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State elections officials certified Tuesday that petitioners to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Oregon submitted enough valid signatures to qualify for the November ballot. More>>

Police: Reckless driver tries to get away from officers on ATV

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A southern Oregon man is accused of trying to outrun police officers on his ATV. More>>

Man who stole English bulldog puppy at gunpoint convicted again

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A man who stole an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint in the Clackamas Town Center parking lot has been found guilty on a second set of charges. More>>

FOX 12 Christmas In July Toy Drive

We need your help! The FOX 12 Toy Drive Christmas in July event is Wednesday, July 23. Drop off a new, unwrapped toy at any Fred Meyer store to help families in need this December. More>>

Last body found in Washington mudslide

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The Snohomish County sheriff's office says search and rescue personnel believe they have located the last body from the March 22 mudslide that killed 43 people at Oso, Washington. More>>

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  • Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead

    Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:10:57 GMT
    A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said.More >
    A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.More >
  • Senate panel backs McDonald for VA secretary

    Senate panel backs McDonald for VA secretary

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-07-23 16:09:23 GMT
    The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee has endorsed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs.More >
    The Senate Veterans Affairs Committee on Wednesday endorsed former Procter & Gamble CEO Robert McDonald to be the new secretary of Veterans Affairs.More >
  • Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands

    Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-23 15:36:44 GMT
    Ukraine is preparing a departure ceremony for the bodies of victims of the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which are being flown to the Netherlands.More >
    Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in...More >

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