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Sand collapses on 9-year-old girl in Lincoln City

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A girl was rushed to the hospital but later died after being buried in several feet of sand. More>>

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Husband of Nicole Laube: 'We need closure'

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Chris Laube, the husband of Nicole Laube, says he holds on to the many memories he built with his wife as he struggles to cope her with her murder.
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Your weekend football TV guide for Aug. 30

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Football season is finally here, so we put together this handy viewing guide to make sure you don't miss any of this week's big games. More>>

Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

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An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel. More>>

Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

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Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization... More>>

Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

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A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend. More>>

Liberian Ebola survivor praises experimental drug

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A Liberian health worker who recovered from Ebola after receiving an experimental drug urged the manufacturer to speed up its production and send it to Africa, while crowds celebrated in the streets Saturday after... More>>

Taliban attack intel office in eastern Afghanistan

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A suicide bomber in a truck blew himself up at an intelligence headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing at least two people and setting off an intense firefight with security forces, officials said. More>>

EU to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

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European Union leaders on Saturday were poised to impose new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine's president warned the conflict with Moscow threatens peace and stability for Europe as a whole. More>>

Bombings kills 13 in Iraq

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Two bombings targeting the Iraqi military killed 13 people, including six soldiers, south of Baghdad on Saturday, officials said. More>>

Woman found dead at Hillsboro apartment complex

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Hillsboro police are investigating a stabbing at an apartment complex on Southeast Minter Bridge Road. More>>

Body discovered along rural road in Salem

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Police say it's too soon to tell how the person died or if it's a man or woman. More>>

Firefighter killed on I-84 prompting local cyclist group to take action

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The death of a volunteer firefighter killed while riding her bike alongside I-84 in the gorge is prompting a group of local cyclists to stand for change. More>>

Camas HS football team adds new technology to measure concussions

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A technological advance is allowing Camas High School's football team to have a better idea when a player might have suffered a concussion. More>>

Rescuers race to reach trapped miners in Nicaragua

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Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have managed to communicate with emergency crews. More>>

Man arrested for illegal car crushing accused of stealing puppy

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A man accused of taking part in an illegal car crushing operation is also accused of stealing a puppy from a pet store. More>>

Oregon State Fair Forecast for Saturday

 The Oregon State Fair is winding down with some comfortable weather!

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Oregon man cited for flying drone at Yellowstone

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For the third time this summer, Yellowstone National Park rangers have cited a tourist for illegally flying a drone in the park. More>>

Oregon inmate shot, killed by prison guard

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An inmate at the state prison in Pendleton has been shot and killed by a guard while fighting in the yard. More>>

Washington judge upholds local pot business ban

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A Washington state judge says a small city can continue to ban licensed marijuana businesses, even if they're allowed under state law. More>>

I.K. Kim takes lead at Portland Classic

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I.K. Kim birdied the first four holes on the back nine Thursday and finished with a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in the Portland Classic. More>>

Judge OKs Portland police use-of-force reforms

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A federal judge has accepted the settlement between the U.S. Department of Justice and the city of Portland on reforms intended to improve the way police deal with the mentally ill. More>>

Miley Cyrus' MTV VMAs date turns himself in

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Jesse Helt, the Oregon man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards, had a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon. He posted bail after turning himself in to the Polk County Jail.
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Oregon Zoo: Surviving cotton-top tamarin monkeys on display, doing well

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Three cotton-top tamarin monkeys who survived their move to the Oregon Zoo are now on display to the public. More>>

Health officials warn of E. Coli contamination in South Yamhill River

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Yamhill County Public Health officials want to make sure people stay out of the South Yamhill River near Green Bridge due to concerns about E. Coli contamination. More>>

Volunteers install free life jacket kiosk along Columbia River

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Two groups of boaters are trying to keep people safe with a new life jacket loaning kiosk on the Columbia River. More>>

Portland Public Schools installs new security measures

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The school district installed new security features at all of the schools in an effort to control access to the buildings, making the facilities safer. More>>

Hundreds honor life of woman murdered outside of apartment; killer still at large

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A beloved mother and wife who was brutally murdered outside of a Cedar Mill apartment complex was remembered Thursday at a memorial service held on what would have been her fourth wedding anniversary. More>>

Police: Sex abuse suspect left note on victim's door 10 days after attack

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On Aug. 25, Cruz Bonilla appeared to leave a note on the victim's apartment door, police say. More>>

Gresham man, dad and girlfriend arrested in child porn case

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An investigation targeting one potential child pornography suspect led to the arrest of three people now facing criminal charges. More>>

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Police: Springfield officer shot woman who brandished replica gun

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Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting at a gas station near the interchange of Interstate 5 and Highway 34. More>>

Man, woman facing charges for shooting of Klamath Co. deputy

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Klamath County's major crimes team arrested William Parkerson, 30, and charged him with Wednesday's shooting of a deputy during a traffic stop. More>>

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Man who exposed himself on bike path sentenced to community service

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Khamidzhon Ayvazov was arrested in June after two reports of a man masturbating near the bike path at Northeast 158th and Marine Drive. More>>

City announces deal to put grocery store at NE MLK and Alberta

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Natural Grocers will open a "community-centric" grocery store at the 1.79-acre property located at Martin Luther King Boulevard and Alberta Street. More>>

Warrants served, attempted murder suspect arrested in gang investigation

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Portland police moved in on a home on Northeast 13th Avenue on Thursday morning as part of an ongoing gang investigation. More>>

Teen accused of firing blow dart at cross country runner arrested

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A 16-year-old boy is facing criminal charges after police said he fired a blow dart at a McMinnville student running with his high school cross country team. More>>

Multnomah County animal shelter overcrowded, offering discount

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Multnomah County Animal Services says its shelter has too many animals and it's offering a discount to try to find new homes for all of them. More>>

Police: 19-year-old on heroin hits patrol car after bridge-spanning chase

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A man who led police on a chase from Vancouver to Portland in a stolen car was taken to the hospital for a suspected heroin overdose after hitting a patrol car, according to investigators. More>>

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  • Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

    Saturday, August 30 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-08-30 14:01:24 GMT
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.More >
    An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be rebuilt following the war between Hamas and Israel.More >
  • Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Syrian rebels attack peacekeepers in Golan Heights

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-08-30 13:10:37 GMT
    Australia's foreign minister has criticized the detention of 44 Fijian peacekeepers by Syrian rebels and is calling for their unconditional release.More >
    Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization...More >
  • Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

    Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

    Saturday, August 30 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-08-30 13:02:14 GMT
    A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend.More >
    A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend.More >
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