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Woman found dead at Hillsboro apartment identified, boyfriend sought

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

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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>>

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>>

Oregon State Police investigating fatal bicycle-involved hit-and-run near Rainier

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Officials from three agencies are investigating a hit and-run-crash along Highway 30 just west of Rainier that left a bicyclist dead. More>>

Washington County first responders seek life jacket donations

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Washington County emergency crews want to avoid another tragedy like the one that took place earlier this week at Hagg Lake. More>>

Vancouver man appears in court for K-9, officer assault

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A Vancouver man who allegedly attacked a police K-9 and the dog's handler appeared in Clark County Superior Court Friday. More>>

Airstrikes and aid provide relief for Iraqi town

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Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for nearly two months, the Pentagon said... More>>

Humpty Dumpty put together again at Enchanted Forest

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An iconic statue at Enchanted Forest has been replaced after it was accidentally broken last month. More>>

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

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A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday. More>>

Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

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Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen... More>>

EU threatens Russia with more sanctions

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Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away. 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>>

Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

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Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone. More>>

Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

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Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing... More>>

People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man

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Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police. More>>

Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

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The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long... More>>

Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains

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As the survivor of a tank attack on a Ukrainian army truck was being carried into an ambulance, he was showered with verbal abuse by a rebel fighter. More>>

Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

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The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State group seized a wide territory across Iraq and Syria. 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 under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip's battered and neglected housing stock... More>>

Your Week in Viral Videos: Little girl in awe of space shuttle

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Millions of people were inspired by the space shuttle, and it continues to do that, even though it hasn't flown in more than three years.

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Man burned while looking for dog during house fire

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A man was burned while trying to look for his family dog during a house fire early this morning. Hillsboro fire responded to the single wide mobile home on Southeast 3rd Avenue just after 1 a.m.
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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>>

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>>

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>>

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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WA boy not happy with news mom is having another baby

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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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