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Fire investigator: seven fires on trail may be connected

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There have been seven fires in just more than a month on a trail near Barton. Investigators aren't sure if they're all connected, but say the latest wasn't an accident. More>>

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Man buys NE Portland home but finds locks changed, home occupied

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A Washington man who recently closed on a home in Northeast Portland was shocked to find a family had recently moved in and changed the locks. More>>

Police: Woman used Car2Go in robbery getaway

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Marie Berry is accused of using Car2Go as her getaway vehicle after she committed robberies. More>>

National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson

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The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old. More>>

Democrats reframe debate on health care

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One of the most vulnerable Senate Democrats is standing by his vote for President Barack Obama's health care law, a fresh sign that the unpopular mandate may be losing some of its political punch. More>>

UN: death toll from Syrian civil war tops 191,000

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The death toll from three years of Syria's civil war has risen to more than 191,000 people, the United Nations reported Friday. More>>

In Gaza, 7 more alleged Israel informants killed

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A witness and Hamas media say that masked gunmen have killed seven suspected informants for Israel near a Gaza City mosque as worshippers were ending midday prayers. More>>

Ukraine: Russian aid convoy is a 'direct invasion'

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Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine on Friday without Kiev's approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government's stalling tactics. Ukraine called the move a... More>>

Deputies: Driver on meth arrested, second driver killed in Hwy 20 crash

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A man was killed in a head-on crash in North Albany involving a driver who is now facing charges including manslaughter and DUII. More>>

Malaysia receives bodies from Flight 17 crash

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The bodies and ashes of 20 Malaysians killed when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Ukraine in July arrived home on Friday, the first day of national mourning in the country's history. More>>

Charter bus driver cited for crash that killed teen in downtown Portland

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The driver of an Amtrak charter bus that hit and killed an 18-year-old in downtown Portland has been cited for two driving infractions. More>>

Teen jogging at McMinnville park hit in back by blow dart

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A teen told police he was running on the shoulder of the road with his high school cross country team when he was hit in the back with the dart. More>>

Escalator accident severs 2-year-old boy's fingers

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A toddler was injured after getting his hand caught in escalator at the Washington Square food court. More>>

Firefighters donate fire hose to Oregon Zoo for primate hammocks

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Clackamas Fire District #1 donated 2,000 feet of decommissioned fire hose that has been transformed into primate hammocks at the Oregon Zoo. More>>

Robin Williams' ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay

Actor Robin Williams was cremated and his ashes were scattered in San Francisco Bay, according to his death certificate. More>>

Toy Drive

The FOX 12, Les Schwab Tire Centers Toy Drive has a few more spaces left for non-profits who would like to receive toys to distribute to local families this Holiday Season!   More>>

Missing 15-year-old girl found safe in Salem

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A missing Salem teen is again in the custody of the Department of Human Services. More>>

Police: Naked woman wrapped in U.S. flag at top of downtown building

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A naked woman wrapped in a U.S. flag carrying a lighter and a fire extinguisher was taken into custody at the top of a downtown Portland building Wednesday night. More>>

Deputies ID man found shot and killed in Clackamas Co. field

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The body of a 45-year-old Aloha man was discovered off Highway 551 between Wilsonville and Aurora on Aug. 11. No suspects have been identified. More>>

Surveillance: Man accused of exposing himself on MAX train

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Police are asking for the public's help identifying a man accused of exposing himself to a woman on a MAX train. More>>

Bodies of 3 climbers retrieved from Mount Rainier

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The location of the three bodies was revealed by the melting snow, but getting to them was another matter. They were high on a glacier at one of the most treacherous spots on Mount Rainier, an area pummeled by falling ice... More>>

OSU basketball player suffers from heart problems during workout

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An OSU basketball player is in stable condition after suffering from an apparent heart problem during a team workout. More>>

Search widens for missing campers in Tillamook County

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Search and rescue crews for the second straight day combed the woods and logging roads in the Tillamook State Forest east of Tillamook for two missing campers. More>>

Court documents: Jail worker took inmate to supply closet for sex

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Court documents allege Jill Curry was supervising an inmate's unit when court documents allege she let him out of his room, walked him to a supply closet and had sex with him. More>>

Two hurt in shooting outside Salem Red Robin restaurant

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Two people are recovering from injuries after someone opened fire Wednesday night outside a Red Robin restaurant. More>>

"Shop with a Cop" event gives kids back-to-school shopping spree

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More than 100 police officers and 200 kids filled the aisles a Northeast Portland Fred Meyer store Wednesday morning for the 12th annual "Shop with a Cop" event. More>>

Two arrested at foreclosed home in Keizer

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Police arrested two people at a home that officers said was being illegally occupied while it was in foreclosure. More>>

Teachers move in to newly-rebuilt Crestline Elementary School

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When students and teachers start a new year at Crestline Elementary School on Sept. 3, they'll do so in a brand new building, more than a year after the school burned to the ground. More>>

Ashland police using $1,500 felony bait bike

The Ashland Police Department bought a bicycle worth $1,500 to use as a "bait bike" to catch thieves. More>>

Fire breaks out on roof of historic downtown Portland high-rise

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Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a fire on the roof of downtown Portland's Yeon building late Wednesday. More>>

Officer accused of harassing teen over wife accusations cleared

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A Sherwood police officer accused of harassing a teenage boy over sex abuse allegations involving the officer's wife has been cleared following an internal investigation. More>>

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