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Oregon cos. report more job openings, higher wages

Oregon businesses reported 39,400 vacancies this winter, an increase of 6,600 vacancies from the prior year, the state Employment Department reported Tuesday, saying it "reflects the strengthening labor market across Oregon in the past year."

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Orioles game on Wednesday will have no fans

Wednesday's game between the Baltimore Orioles and Chicago White Sox will be closed to the public, the Orioles announced Tuesday.

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Obama condemns rioters as 'criminals and thugs'

Latest developments:

• "A minimum of 20 officers have been injured during the course of the lawlessness that took place," Baltimore Police Capt. Eric Kowalczyk said. He added that some officers suffered minor injuries but did not seek medical treatmen...

Special report the cost of county jail

County jails' operating costs add up fast

Your tax dollars keep our county jails running. NewsChannel 21 wanted to know how that money is being spent.

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Justices skeptical of redefining marriage

Supreme Court justices appeared divided Tuesday during historic arguments over the constitutionality of gay marriage, with Justice Anthony Kennedy returning to a familiar role as the court's pivotal vote.

Chief Justice John Roberts --- who shocked con...

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Nepal earthquake: Death toll passes 4,600

More than 4,600 people dead. Over 9,000 injured. Eight million affected across Nepal. One million children urgently in need of help.

Those are the startling numbers that indicate the scale of the devastation from the huge earthquake that struck the H...

Massive earthquake causes widespread destruction in Nepal

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How to donate to Nepal anonymously (and avoid spam)

It's always been honorable to donate anonymously.

Today, it's not only honorable, it's a headache-saver. If you donate with a credit card, that charity will sell your data to other nonprofits -- who then flood your mailbox with spam.

So, how do you st...

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Wyden blasts Hanford contractor, demands probe

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., demanded an investigation Tuesday into questionable contracting practices at the Department of Energy’s Hanford nuclear site in Washington state and blasted the DOE for its lack of oversight, citing an internal report from a project management contractor obtained earlier this year.

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USFS C.O. county timber payments top $4 million

 Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., welcomed the news Monday that Oregon’s rural communities will receive about $60.8 million this year in initial Secure Rural Schools funding for roads and schools, including over $4 million for Central Oregon counties.

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2 Oregon women hiking in Nepal report in, say they're safe

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Two 21-year-old friends from their days at Springfield's Thurston High School have reported in from their hiking trip to Nepal and are safe.

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Bank stalls foreclosure of Newberg dad's home

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon father whose Newberg property foreclosure was featured in a 2013 HBO documentary is getting another opportunity to pay off his half-million-dollar debt.

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Deschutes County 2014 home price rise No. 10 in U.S.

Homes and home sites, NE Bend

A slowdown in the fourth quarter did not boot Deschutes County (the Bend-Redmond metro area) out of the nation’s top 10 for…

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