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Fighter jets escort two flights after threat

F-16 fighter jets escorted two passenger planes into Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Saturday after a bomb threat made on Twitter was deemed credible, according to military officials.

Southwest Airlines Flight 2492 and Delta Fli...

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ISIS hostage drama: Who is Sajida al-Rishawi?

She's remembered as the would-be bomber whose device failed to detonate in a string of otherwise deadly terror attacks at Jordanian hotels in 2005.

But just who is the woman supposedly named in the latest hostage demand from ISIS? And what's her conn...

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Portland police investigate shooting at mall, no injuries

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police are investigating a shooting outside Lloyd Center Mall; officials say there are no known injuries.

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Man critically injured in Ontario motel attack

ONTARIO, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in eastern Oregon say a man is in critical condition after a brutal attack at a motel room.

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Oregon focus of effort to expand background checks for guns

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Fresh off a victory in Washington state, a leading gun control group backed by billionaire Michael Bloomberg hopes to make Oregon its next prize in a campaign to require all gun sales go through universal background checks.

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White supremacists in E. Oregon charged in murder plot

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Three members of an eastern Oregon white supremacist gang have been charged in connection with a murder plot and other crimes.

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Man who died in Oregon cliff fall identified

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — The Clackamas County sheriff's office has identified the 38-year-old man who died in a fall from a cliff on an Oregon mountain that's popular for watching the sunrise.

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2015: The global economy's 'sink or swim' moment

Let's be blunt: The central banks have done all they can, and now it's 'sink or swim' time for the global economy.

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Palin 'seriously interested' in 2016

With a Clinton, a Bush and a Romney all seriously teasing presidential runs, why not a Palin?

Why not, indeed.

Sarah Palin, the former Alaska governor and 2008 GOP vice presidential candidate was asked by ABC News if she's interested in running for th...

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Thirst for craft beer fuels large crop of hops

YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A thirst for craft beer helped hop growers produce their largest crop of hops in five years.

PSU campus foot massager gets 180 days in jail

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who talked a Portland State University student into a foot massage at the campus library and refused to end it has been sentenced to 180 days in jail.

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