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Homemade drone helping in search for missing Dundee mother

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It's been nearly a week since Jennifer Huston, 38, of Dundee vanished after running errands in Newberg Thursday evening, and ever since, the search for her has been growing to include more people and more methods of searching - including a drone. More>>

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SE porn shop criticized for questionable poster

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A Southeast Portland porn shop is running afoul of some neighbors with a graphic poster advertising very specific hardcore adult videos. More>>

In the air, by boat and on foot: Search continues for Jennifer Huston

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

Israel calls up another 16,000 reserves

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Israel's military said Thursday it was calling up another 16,000 reserves, a move that allows it to substantially widen its 23-day campaign against Islamic militants in the Gaza Strip. More>>

Missing dog spotted two days after fleeing wreckage of deadly crash

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Passersby spotted a dog that ran away from the scene of a deadly crash Sunday on highway 6 in Tillamook County. More>>

Local PI weighs in on theories surrounding Jennifer Huston's disappearance

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As the town of Dundee and countless different law enforcement agencies continue in their search for Jennifer Huston, a local PI is weighing in on the case with his own theories about what happened to the mother. More>>

Continued threats, assaults against family closed Hwy 99W in Amity

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A weeklong investigation into threats and assaults against a family in Amity led to the closure of Highway 99W on Wednesday. More>>

Massive fire that destroyed Estacada bar and market ruled arson

Updated: July 30, 2014 01:26 PM

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

City looking at transportation rules, could allow services like Uber

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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

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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

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Reynolds High School is hosting a memorial soccer tournament in honor of Emilio Hoffman, the teen shot and killed at the school in June.
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Map shows searched areas as volunteers continue to look for Jennifer Huston

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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

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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.
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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

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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

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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>>

Thousands flee to Tunisia to escape Libya fighting

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Up to 6,000 people a day have fled Libya into neighboring Tunisia this week, the Tunisian foreign minister said Wednesday, the biggest influx since Libya's 2011 civil war in a sign of the spiraling turmoil as rival... More>>

Company fined for March trench collapse that trapped worker

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

Cigarette in bark dust led to fire at Sizzler restaurant

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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'

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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.
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Missing Dundee woman Jennifer Huston bought sleeping pills before disappearance

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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

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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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  • Israel calls up another 16,000 reserves

    Israel calls up another 16,000 reserves

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:14 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:14:16 GMT
    Israel's military says it is calling up another 16,000 reserves.More >
    Israel's military said Thursday it was calling up another 16,000 reserves, a move that allows it to substantially widen its 23-day campaign against Islamic militants in the Gaza Strip.More >
  • Congress cooperates and fights as recess nears

    Congress cooperates and fights as recess nears

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:37:17 GMT
    Eager to begin a monthlong break, Congress leavened its customary heavy partisanship on Wednesday with a pinch of compromise, advancing legislation to repair the deeply troubled Department of Veterans Affairs.More >
    Eager to begin a monthlong break, Congress leavened its customary heavy partisanship on Wednesday with a pinch of compromise, advancing legislation to repair the deeply troubled Department of Veterans Affairs and working...More >
  • 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 >

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