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  1. Twitter helps deputies bust Marion Co. party

    Twitter helps deputies bust Marion Co. party

    A 19-year-old's birthday bash was interrupted after Marion County deputies followed along with the party planning on Twitter.

  2. Officer shot in SW Portland, suspect caught after intense search

    Officer shot in SW Portland, suspect caught after intense search

    A Portland police officer was shot and a suspect captured several hours later after an intense Southwest Portland manhunt. The officer survived, but his K-9 partner was shot to death, police said.

  3. Community mourns K-9 death: ‘This is like losing a police officer’

    Community mourns K-9 death: ‘This is like losing a police officer’

    A K-9 officer whose human partner was shot and wounded early Wednesday morning in Southwest Portland was found dead from a gunshot wound after a widespread search involving police, bloodhounds, area residents and even TriMet bus riders.

  4. Dead whale gets buried under Seaside beach

    Dead whale gets buried under Seaside beach

    A 40-foot dead and decomposing gray whale washed ashore near Seaside Tuesday.

  5. Man confronts gunman: He pointed rifle at me

    Man confronts gunman: He pointed rifle at me

    A Portland man who went to investigate activity in his garage early Wednesday morning ended up with a rifle pointed at him and later found out he had confronted a man suspected of shooting a police officer nearby.

  6. Lumberjack climbs to top of 'worst careers' list

    Lumberjack climbs to top of 'worst careers' list

    Lumberjack has climbed to the top of the CareerCast "Worst Jobs of 2014" list, bumping newspaper reporter down to the second-worst career choice.

  7. <b>Tax Day help for last-minute filers (& trivia)</b>

    Tax Day help for last-minute filers (& trivia)

    The IRS and the U.S. Postal Service have urged tax filers to get their returns in early. But if you're reading this, you might need some last minute help.

  8. Cop car hit during sex trafficking investigation

    Cop car hit during sex trafficking investigation

    A human trafficking investigation ended in a crash into a police vehicle in Beaverton Tuesday afternoon.

  9. Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

    Ferry sinks off South Korea; 6 dead, 290 missing

    MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Koo Bon-hee could see the exit. For half an hour, as the doomed ferry filled with water and listed severely on its side, the crew told passengers to wait for rescuers.

  10. New TriMet bridge gets Native American name

    New TriMet bridge gets Native American name

    Portland's newest bridge across the Willamette River is now officially called "Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People."

  11. Drinking water 'discarded' after man urinates into Tabor reservoir

    Drinking water 'discarded' after man urinates into Tabor reservoir

    The Portland Water Bureau decided to “discard” about 38 million gallons of drinking water after a 19-year-old man was caught urinating into one of the reservoirs, according to water bureau administrator David Shaff said Wednesday.

  12. Homeowners try new LED lights with incentives

    Homeowners try new LED lights with incentives

    This is the first year that common incandescent light bulbs are no longer available in stores. So what are the best and most affordable lighting options?

  13. Next 'Blood Moon' eclipse wil be Oct. 8

    Next 'Blood Moon' eclipse wil be Oct. 8

    Tuesday's first of four lunar "blood moon" eclipse will be repeated three more times over the next four years.

  14. Portlander complains about flight delay, gets porno tweet from airline

    Portlander complains about flight delay, gets porno tweet from airline

    U.S. Airways has apologized to a Portland woman for tweeting a pornographic picture to her, after she complained about a flight delay.

  15. Portland Public Schools start major hiring phase

    Portland Public Schools start major hiring phase

    After years of cutbacks, the Portland Public School district is getting ready to hire between 350 and 400 people, including a substantial number of new teachers.

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  17. Nebraska toddler gets stuck inside claw machine

    Nebraska toddler gets stuck inside claw machine

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a toddler has been reunited with his mother after employees found him playing inside a claw crane machine at a Nebraska bowling alley.

  18. How is the Portland Arts Tax getting spent?

    How is the Portland Arts Tax getting spent?

    April 15 was the deadline not only for federal and state taxes, but also for the Portland Arts Tax. But where does that money go? And how is it spent?

  19. Pilot NE Portland bike lanes become permanent

    Pilot NE Portland bike lanes become permanent

    Portland’s biggest protected bikeway project is getting a green light to become a permanent fixture.

  20. Blazer Lillard knocks sports legends in new ad

    Blazer Lillard knocks sports legends in new ad

    Just after he signed a huge contract with adidas Monday, Portland Trail Blazer Damian Lillard stars in a new ad that mocks sports legends who've never won championship rings.