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By plane, by boat and on foot: Search continues for Jennifer Huston


Jennifer Huston has now been missing for nearly six days after stopping at Rite Aid to buy Gatorade, trail mix and sleeping pills. More>>

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City looking at transportation rules, could allow services like Uber


An Internet car service known as Uber could soon be driving its way into the city of Portland. More>>

Drivers severely injured in two-vehicle Hwy 26 crash


One person suffered critical injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 26 in Clackamas County on Wednesday. More>>

Soccer tournament to honor Reynolds HS shooting victim


Reynolds High School is hosting a memorial soccer tournament in honor of Emilio Hoffman, the teen shot and killed at the school in June.

Map shows searched areas as volunteers continue to look for Jennifer Huston


An Oregon web developer has created an interactive, crowd-sourced map to help in the search for missing mom Jennifer Huston. More>>

Police investigating shooting between 2 groups in NE Portland


Officers were called to the area of Northeast 12th and Schuyler at 3:43 p.m. after receiving multiple 911 calls about shots fired. More>>

Airbnb users take notice: Portland City Council OKs short-term rentals

Airbnb sets up its users with unique places to stay all around the world -- like this architecture loft. Airbnb sets up its users with unique places to stay all around the world -- like this architecture loft.

The Portland City Council has voted to legalize short-term rentals in single-family homes, giving added legitimacy to rental websites such as Airbnb. More>>

Police: Gang member arrested in Killingsworth Street shooting


The Portland Police Bureau's Gang Enforcement Team formally arrested a 20-year-old man Wednesday in connection with a shooting on North Killingsworth Street. More>>

Police: Drunk man bit 4-year-old son, charged with assault


A drunk man with his family at Keller Fountain bit his 4-year-old son leading to an arrest on assault charges, according to court documents. More>>

Company fined for March trench collapse that trapped worker


A state investigation found that flaws in a support structure caused the collapse of a trench that trapped a plumbing worker in March. More>>

Massive fire that destroyed Estacada bar and market ruled arson


Firefighters responded to Baileys Pub and Grub and the Currinsville Market at around midnight on June 14 after a neighbor called 911. More>>

Cigarette in bark dust led to fire at Sizzler restaurant


Firefighters said a cigarette in bark dust led to a fire that caused $40,000 in damage to a Portland Sizzler restaurant. More>>

Firefighters link butane hash oil extraction to Tigard parking lot explosion


A man extracting butane hash oil in a Tigard parking lot is being blamed for an explosion that destroyed two cars and damaged three others. More>>

Oregon firefighter on break dies in fall

An Oregon firefighter has died in a fall while on break from a wildfire in the southern Cascade Range. More>>

Police: DUII driver hits brick wall at shopping center, floods Subway


A suspected DUII driver hit a brick wall at a Beaverton shopping center, which damaged a water line and flooded a restaurant. More>>

Deputies: Woman shot and killed boyfriend in domestic violence case


The Clark County Sheriff's Office said a woman shot and killed her boyfriend in Vancouver late Tuesday night after what deputies described as a domestic violence situation. More>>

Man rushed to hospital after crashing Car2Go into power pole in N. Portland


Police said they think alcohol was involved when a driver crashed his car into a power pole in North Portland. More>>

TriMet throws birthday party for 102-year-old regular


A woman celebrating her 102nd birthday got a big surprise Tuesday when she got on the bus: a birthday party. More>>

Strangers helping in search for Jennifer Huston: 'It's a matter of empathy'


As Jennifer Huston's friends and family continue to look for her, the search is growing by the day and complete strangers are finding ways to help.

Missing Dundee woman Jennifer Huston bought sleeping pills before disappearance


Jennifer Huston stopped at Rite Aid in Newberg and purchased Gatorade, trail mix and over-the-counter sleeping pills before she disappeared. More>>

Search for missing Dundee woman takes groups to parks, trails


Jennifer Huston, a married mother of two young boys, was last seen Thursday after leaving her home to run errands. More>>

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  • House approves VA health care overhaul

    House approves VA health care overhaul

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:57 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:57:37 GMT
    With a new Veterans Affairs secretary in place and an August recess looming, Congress is moving quickly to approve a compromise bill to refurbish the VA and improve veterans' health care.More >
    The House overwhelmingly approved a landmark bill Wednesday to help veterans avoid long waits for health care that have plagued the Veterans Affairs Department for years.More >
  • Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

    Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 8:19 PM EDT2014-07-31 00:19:29 GMT
    A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks.More >
    Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back explosions rocked a market filled with shoppers Wednesday as Israel's stepped up campaign against...More >
  • Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead

    Suing Obama: GOP-led House gives the go-ahead

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:47:20 GMT
    Republicans are ready to muscle legislation through the House authorizing an election-year lawsuit against President Barack Obama that accuses him of exceeding his powers in enforcing his health care law.More >
    A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority. Obama and other...More >

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