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Bomb threat forces evacuation of Albany energy lab

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The National Energy Technology Laboratory in Albany has been evacuated because of a bomb threat.

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Hospital releases teen wounded in Roseburg mass shooting

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The youngest victim wounded in the Umpqua Community College mass shooting has been discharged from a hospital, while another victim has improved from critical to serious condition.

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Oregon employment drops for first time in three years

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon employers had 5,300 fewer workers in September, the first decline in employment in 36 months.

Oregon serial killer sent to death row 3 times faces 4th sentencing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Three times Dayton Leroy Rogers has been sentenced to death, and three times his sentence has been overturned.

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Officers' statements in Freddie Gray case admissible

Statements given to investigators by two Baltimore police officers charged in Freddie Gray's death can be used in their trials, a Maryland circuit court judge ruled Tuesday at a pretrial hearing.

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Albany man accused of killing at I-5 rest area

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police have made an arrest in the death of a man at an Interstate 5 rest area.

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Shell drill vessels leave Arctic after oil exploration ends

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Vessels used by Royal Dutch Shell PLC to drill for oil off Alaska have safely departed Arctic waters.

Lawsuit: Springfield school held girl, 7, in seclusion room

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. (AP) — The Springfield School District is facing a lawsuit that accuses officials of holding a 7-year-old girl in a 6-foot-by-8-foot seclusion room for having a "meltdown" in class.

Salem man sentenced in poisoning deaths of 9 cats

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A Salem man has been sentenced to less than three weeks in jail after being convicted of poisoning nine cats with antifreeze.

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Journey drummer pleads guilty to domestic violence

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The drummer for the rock band Journey has pleaded guilty to domestic violence charges.

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US to refer Iran missile test to UN

The State Department said Tuesday it would refer Iran's firing of a new surface-to-surface ballistic missile to the United Nations Security Council for review to determine whether the test violated a U.N. resolution.

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