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Shots fired at Vancouver armed robbery suspectShots fired at Vancouver armed robbery suspectA witness fired shots at an armed robbery suspect in Vancouver early Wednesday morning, but police were unsure whether the suspect was injured.
- 6 hours, 48 minutes ago
Portland pro cuddler gets love on 'America's Got Talent'Portland pro cuddler gets love on 'America's Got Talent'Sam Hess believes she has a special knack for cuddling. So much so, it has turned into a career for her, and now even a spot on the hit show "America's Got Talent."
- 6 hours, 15 minutes ago
Wednesday Weather ForecastWednesday Weather ForecastMostly sunny and warmer
- 11 hours, 11 minutes ago
Five gang-related shootings in Portland in 36-hour spanFive gang-related shootings in Portland in 36-hour spanThis week's shootings bring the total number of gang-related incidents citywide to 63 this year. That's up from 48 this time last year.
- 7 hours, 35 minutes ago
Parking official gets 2 years in Portland bribery caseParking official gets 2 years in Portland bribery caseA federal judge has sentenced former Portland city official Ellis McCoy to 2 years in prison for taking bribes in exchange for steering a parking meter contract to a Florida company, according to Oregonian reporter Maxine Bernstein.
- 5 hours, 49 minutes ago
Pet adoption program pairs prisoners with catsPet adoption program pairs prisoners with catsHumane Society volunteers in Southwest Washington are celebrating the success of an unusual pet adoption program.
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Astoria adds beach balls to anti-sea lion arsenal; fake orca comingAstoria adds beach balls to anti-sea lion arsenal; fake orca comingThe Port of Astoria has started using beach balls to try and keep thousands of sea lion off of its docks.
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Texas tops rain record in MayTexas tops rain record in MayFifteen people in the state and four in Oklahoma have died since this set of storms started.
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Bristol Palin breaks silence on canceled weddingBristol Palin breaks silence on canceled weddingShe calls it "a painful time."
- 23 hours, 5 minutes ago
FIFA officials arrested on corruption chargesFIFA officials arrested on corruption chargesThe investigation is related to money laundering and mismanagement.
- 11 hours, 35 minutes ago
Marcus Mariota adapting to huddle, not sideline, for complex plays with TitansMarcus Mariota adapting to huddle, not sideline, for complex plays with TitansMarcus Mariota never had to worry about huddling up to call plays at Oregon - he and the Ducks simply glanced to the sideline for what to run next.
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Seattle could shutter half its medical pot shopsSeattle could shutter half its medical pot shopsWith Washington state overhauling its medical marijuana law, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says the city is planning to shutter dozens of dispensaries.
- 19 hours, 47 minutes ago
Drones-only store opens in BeavertonDrones-only store opens in BeavertonManager Chris Griggs says the concept of Drones Plus, a store dedicated solely to serving the recreational enthusiast, is the first of its kind.
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Unusually friendly bear cub takes ride in Ore. patrol carUnusually friendly bear cub takes ride in Ore. patrol carThe bear cub that took a ride in a state patrol car after trying to befriend campers on Monday may soon have a new home in a zoo, according to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.
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Sam Shepard arrested for suspected DWISam Shepard arrested for suspected DWIActor/playwright Sam Shepard arrested on DUI charge after Santa Fe eatery called cops.
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West Linn student knocked out of National Spelling BeeWest Linn student knocked out of National Spelling BeeA West Linn seventh grader, who qualified for the Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Md., was eliminated in the third round on Wednesday.
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Should the PDX Carpet grace the Blazers jerseys?Should the PDX Carpet grace the Blazers jerseys?If Blazers point guard Damian Lillard has his way, the PDX Carpet will be making a fashion statement at the Moda Center.
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Predicting college football's top 25 teams for 2015Predicting college football's top 25 teams for 2015USA TODAY Sports' national college football writer Paul Myerberg projects the Amway Coaches Poll top 25 for the 2015 season.
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Driver cited in Portland crash that critically hurt cyclistDriver cited in Portland crash that critically hurt cyclistThe driver in the crash that critically injured a bicyclist last week on Southwest Barnes Road has been cited.
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Salem Police asking for help identifying public indecency suspectSalem Police asking for help identifying public indecency suspectSalem Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a man who exposed himself to several people at a Walmart on May 10.
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Boil water notice lifted in West LinnBoil water notice lifted in West LinnThe city of West Linn has lifted Tuesday's boil water notice, effective immediately, city officials said.
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Nampa man caught in storm struck by lightningNampa man caught in storm struck by lightningHis wife said the bolt entered his head and exited out of his back.
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Police: Woman escapes kidnappers after they smoke pot, fall asleepPolice: Woman escapes kidnappers after they smoke pot, fall asleepA Gresham couple forced their way into a woman's home, handcuffed her and assaulted her early Sunday morning, police said.
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Check your commute: Traffic camera mapsCheck your commute: Traffic camera mapsCheck your commute: Traffic camera maps
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2015 Rose Festival Event Guide2015 Rose Festival Event GuideThe Portland Rose Festival has begun, with the colorful parades, carnival rides, and crowd-pleasing entertainment that it's known for worldwide.
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#RoseFest social wall#RoseFest social wallA look at what people are saying about the #RoseFest, and a couple live feeds so you can be there whenever we are.
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In Your Area
A little girl continues to recover after being accidentally dragged by her school bus. Hear the multiple 911 calls from people who witnessed the accident.
A photographer captured an emotional moment between a couple on their wedding day and the image has gone viral. Hear from the newlyweds as they recall the memory now frozen in time.
USA TODAY's Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page explains the four reasons why Rick Santorum is worth watching for the Republican Presidential nomination in 2016.
Take a fun look at the contestants and history of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
According to police, a New Jersey man named Thomas Bacon is charged with assault after he beat up his friend because of some sausage. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has the story.
You can do almost anything with Legos, from building to fake estates to fake awards to even fake food. Yet there is another way to play with Legos: make your own, and turn them into edible gummy candy.
Aerial footage of flooding in Houston shows completely submerged cars, water filled roads and even a man traveling by kayak.
Authorities say three children were hurt after a waterspout made landfall at a Florida beach and sent an inflatable bounce house flying into the air.
The grandmother of a three-year-old boy found dead at playground says her daughter would never do anything to hurt her son and must have had a mental break. She was found swinging the dead child for an 'unusual amount of time.'
Christian LeBlanc got the selfie of a lifetime when an elephant grabbed his GoPro and snapped a pic of the two of them together. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) shows us the world's first 'elfie'.