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Police ID man shot and killed in N. Portland neighborhood

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Detectives were called to the scene of a fatal shooting in north Portland's Humboldt neighborhood on Monday afternoon. More>>

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Police: Longview man murdered woman, violated her after death

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A Longview man admitted to police that he killed his friend and then sexually violated her after she stopped breathing, according to court documents. More>>

Police: Robber with machete fights store employees, bites officer

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A man armed with a knife stole from a Grocery Outlet store, fought with employees and later bit a police officer, according to the Oregon City Police Department. 
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University of Oregon holds mass vaccination to combat meningitis outbreak

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The University of Oregon is trying to stop a rare health emergency. Thousands of students are receiving shots after a meningitis outbreak. More>>

Salem Police searching for missing elderly man

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Police say the man left his home around 5:30 p.m. Monday nd has not been seen since. More>>

Congress clears bill to award gold medal to Selma marchers

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Congress is sending President Barack Obama a bill to award the Congressional Gold Medal to those who participated in the historic Selma civil rights protest 50 years ago, enduring police violence as they peacefully marched... More>>

Police: Man arrested for public indecency in library

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Cornelius librarians contacted police Monday morning to report a man who sat at a table across from two children and fondled himself. More>>

LA police chief: Man killed on Skid Row reached for gun Video included

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Police fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which a rookie officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police chief said Monday. More>>

Mysterious countdown website has school communities on edge

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Flyers and stickers with a QR code that leads to the countdown website appeared at Portland high schools over the weekend. More>>

Damian Lillard earns Player of the Week honors

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For the second time this season, Damian Lillard is the NBA Western Conference Player of the Week. 

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Feds want boat panels brought to court to show Tsarnaev note

Prosecutors want panels of the boat in which Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found hiding to be brought to court to show jurors what they say is his written confession, but his lawyers want them to... More>>

Portland woman likely to lose eye after being shot by pellet gun

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A woman says she was walking her dog like she does every day when someone pulled up next to her and shot her.

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OR Senate hears bill to protect kids from toxic chemicals

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Senate Bill 478 aims to protect children from toxic chemicals in toys. More>>

Police: Man arrested for touching himself outside Tualatin home

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Police say the man admitted to masturbating outside the person's home and was arrested without incident. More>>

Bail set to $250K for men accused of assault with hammers

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The two men face felony charges of attempted murder, first-degree robbery and first-degree assault, according to court records. More>>

Madonna set for Portland performance as part of world tour

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Madonna is making a stop in the Pacific Northwest as her world tour comes to the Moda Center in Portland on Oct. 17.


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Zoo mourns loss of the world's oldest male Steller sea lion

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Zoo keepers recall 27-year-old marine mammal's sweet-tempered, gentle demeanor. More>>

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Jerome Kersey, an icon in the Trail Blazers franchise, died Feb. 18, 2015 at the age of 52.  More>>

Jerome Kersey tributes: Bike lanes, Bill Walton and Voodoo Doughnut

Jerome Kersey died from a blood clot that traveled from his leg into his main pulmonary arteries. Jerome Kersey died from a blood clot that traveled from his leg into his main pulmonary arteries.
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After the sudden death of Jerome Kersey, everyone from fans to sports legends to city mayors showed their respect to the Trail Blazers icon. 


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Oregon House votes to ban sale of e-cigarettes to minors

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Oregon is currently one of only nine states that allows minors to purchase electronic cigarettes. 
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Ice slows business, traffic on Northeast, Midwest waterways

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Waterways around the Northeast and the Midwest are beset by ice more than a foot thick in some places, making life miserable for people who make their living on the water. More>>

Oregon veteran's film project in jeopardy after motorcycle stolen

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The Gulf War veteran had planned to ride the motorcycle to several biker rallies this summer to finish a documentary he's been working on called The Long and Lonesome Ride. More>>

TriMet extends transfer time, adjusts bus service to meet demand

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As of March 1, transfer times for single tickets are now 2.5 hours and many 'frequent service' routes have added trips and new schedules. More>>

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