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Oregon fires burning, but nearing containment

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's largest wildfire is nearing complete containment, although continuing high temperatures remain a concern.

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U.N. Security Council demands Gaza cease-fire

With more than 1,000 people killed in the Israel-Hamas conflict, the U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting in New York early Monday to push for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza."

The halt in violence would all...

Wash. neighborhood leveled by wildfire

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Cost of Washington wildfires so far: $50 million

SEATTLE (AP) — The cost of fighting this season's wildfires in Washington, including the largest one in the state's history, has crossed the $50 million mark.

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Dundee mother reported missing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 38-year-old mother of two has been missing since Thursday and police have exhausted their leads.

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Man dead after Venice Beach lightning

A sunny day at California's famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured after a rare lightning strike.

John Kades with the Los Angeles Coroner's office told CNN a man in his mid-20's died at Marina ...

Gaza residents during Hamas, Israel cease-fire

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Israel rejects blame for shelter deaths

The Israeli military denied Sunday that it was responsible for anyone killed last week when a mortar hit the courtyard of a U.N. school that was shelter to many Gaza residents.

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2 children among 13 dead in Ukraine fighting

More death and violence were reported in eastern Ukraine on Sunday, as some investigators stood ready but were unable to go to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, downed more than a week ago.

At least 13 people, including two children, wer...

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Judge rules against D.C. handgun ban

A federal judge ruled that Washington, D.C.'s ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional.

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Carjackers run over, kill 3 siblings

Philadelphia police conducted an around-the-clock manhunt over the weekend for two suspects in a carjacking that left three children dead and their mother in critical condition.

Cops say two men -- one black, one Hispanic -- carjacked a real estate a...

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Oregon nursery offers yoga classes for farmworkers

CORNELIUS, Ore. (AP) — In more than three years, Juan Luis Vasquez has barely missed a yoga class.

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Big Mac shortage in China as scandal-ridden supplier issues recall

There are no Big Macs. There are no Chicken McNuggets. The menu at McDonald's restaurants in China was much slimmer on Monday after a troubled supplier issued a major recall.

At one Beijing location, no burgers or chicken items of any kind were availa...

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Forest Service chief visits High Desert

Forest service chief visits High Desert

U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell came to the High Desert on Saturday to meet with firefighting crews and others  due…

Plea deal due in ex-Madras HS coach abuse case

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As one former Madras High School coach accused of abuse pleaded not guilty Friday, word came that another, similar case is…

Madras man struck, killed walking on Hwy. 26

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A 52-year-old Madras man walking in the travel lane of Highway 26 north of Madras was struck and killed Thursday night,…

C.O. wildfires: Mopping up - waiting for more

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Nearly two weeks after lightning sparked dozens of major wildfires across Central Oregon and the state, several of the…

Dog back with owners after fatal pig attack

Dog that killed pigs spared

Three pigs died this week after a dog snuck into their pen and attacked in Deschutes River Woods - and later a 2-1 vote by a…

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Why is U.S. Marine still in Mexican jail?

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A U.S. Marine Corps reservist held in a Mexican prison for more than three months on a weapons charge could have been…

Forest Service chief visits High Desert

Forest service chief visits High Desert

U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell came to the High Desert on Saturday to meet with firefighting crews and others  due…

Oregon man arrested over bribe for traffic ticket

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TILLAMOOK, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say they arrested a man after he tried to bribe a trooper to tear up a citation…

Cyclist hits pickup, injured in SW Bend

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A 20-year-old Bend cyclist was hospitalized in fair condition Friday after colliding with the rear of a pickup truck parked…

U.N. Security Council demands Gaza cease-fire

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With more than 1,000 people killed in the Israel-Hamas conflict, the U.N. Security Council held an emergency meeting in New…

Big Mac shortage in China as scandal-ridden supplier issues recall

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There are no Big Macs. There are no Chicken McNuggets. The menu at McDonald's restaurants in China was much slimmer on…

Israel rejects blame for shelter deaths

Gaza residents during Hamas, Israel cease-fire

The Israeli military denied Sunday that it was responsible for anyone killed last week when a mortar hit the courtyard of a…

Aruba releases Venezuelan ex-general

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A retired Venezuelan military general was released from custody in Aruba Sunday, days after authorities arrested him…

2 children among 13 dead in Ukraine fighting

Ukraine Malaysia plane down separatist

More death and violence were reported in eastern Ukraine on Sunday, as some investigators stood ready but were unable to go…

Carjackers run over, kill 3 siblings

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Philadelphia police conducted an around-the-clock manhunt over the weekend for two suspects in a carjacking that left three…

Judge rules against D.C. handgun ban

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A federal judge ruled that Washington, D.C.'s ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional.

Man dead after Venice Beach lightning

Venice Beach lightning strike

A sunny day at California's famed Venice Beach took a dark turn Sunday when one person died and a dozen others were injured…

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2014 World Cup

Brazil claims 'victory' in World Cup

Brazil World Cup 2014

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Brazil's national football team may have been smoked on the pitch by Germany, but now government officials are claiming a…

Heroes' welcome for German World Cup winners

Germany's Mario Goetze, Andre Schuerrle celebrating World Cup victory

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The streets of Berlin have turned black, red and gold as up to a million flag-waving fans gather in the German capital to…

Luiz Felipe Scolari resigns as Brazil manager

Luiz Felipe Scolari, Brazil soccer coach

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Luiz Felipe Scolari's second stint as Brazil manager didn't go nearly as well as the first.

Argentine police, fans riot after World Cup

Argentina World Cup riots

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Police in Argentina arrested at least 120 people Sunday after a World Cup celebration in downtown Buenos Aires got out of…

World Cup walloped social-media records

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In terms of online entertainment, the World Cup seemed to have it all.

Pay it Forward: Families & Communities Together

Pay it Forward Families Communities Together

Each month, NewsChannel 21 and local sponsors are giving away $500 to a nominee who then pays it forward to a worthy group or individual on the High Desert. Travis Knudsen surprised Dee Ann Lewis and the Giggles Learning Center of La Pine.

Pay it Forward: Ken's Bikes

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Each month, NewsChannel 21 and local sponsors are giving away $500 to a nominee who then pays it forward to a worthy group or individual on the High Desert. Travis Knudsen on Tuesday surprised Ken Cardwell of Redmond, who rebuilds and restores bikes to donate to those in need.

Pay it Forward: A Redmond girl's lasting legacy

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In this month's Pay it Forward, we're honoring the memory of one very special Redmond girl after she lost her battle to leukemia in October.

Pay it Forward: Ochoco Elem. library needs books

Pay it Forward Ochoco Elem Library gets boost

Students at Ochoco Elementary spend time every day reading in the library. But what do the kids do when some of the shelves are bare and the books are outdated? In this segment of Pay it Forward, we help give the Mustangs a little library makeover.

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Big Mac shortage in China as scandal-ridden supplier issues recall

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There are no Big Macs. There are no Chicken McNuggets. The menu at McDonald's restaurants in China was much slimmer on…

There's no place like the economy

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Forget lions, tigers, and bears. For market watchers this week it's all about the Fed, GDP and jobs, oh my!

Math nerds are taking over Wall Street

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When you think about the typical Wall Street trader, you probably picture a fast-talking Wolf of Wall Street type.

BuzzFeed fires editor for plagiarizing

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Confronted by charges of plagiarism, BuzzFeed on Friday fired Benny Johnson, the viral politics editor whose work often…

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Judge rules against D.C. handgun ban

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A federal judge ruled that Washington, D.C.'s ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional.

Poll: Romney tops Obama but loses to Clinton

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If a rematch of the 2012 presidential election were held today, GOP nominee Mitt Romney would top President Barack Obama in…

Sonia Sotomayor sets kids upon Hillary Clinton

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It was a mad dash to hug Hillary Clinton. Toward the end of an event Friday at the Bronx Children's Museum, Supreme Court…

Paul: 'Fight for justice' on unfair sentences

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Sen. Rand Paul is proposing legislation aimed at eliminating criminal sentencing rules that adversely impact minorities,…

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Ebola virus reaches Lagos, Nigeria

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A Liberian man who was hospitalized in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, with the Ebola virus has died, Nigerian Health…

This won't be the AIDS-free generation

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He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school. Bryan Seth Johnson…

Increase in gonorrhea alarms health officials

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GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A jump in the number of cases of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea over the past year in…

Oregon moves to ban smoking on beaches

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The state of Oregon is taking steps to ban smoking on all 362 miles of beaches along the Pacific coast.

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Expelled lesbian accepted at another school

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An honor-roll student who was expelled from Southwestern Christian University in Oklahoma after she married another woman is…

Obama offers rules for success as he expands program for young minority men

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Setting daily goals. Keeping an open mind. Separating honest criticism from blind "hating."

Asia grads searching for Google jobs

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Asia's top students are hoping to hook up with Western firms such as Google, Apple and Deloitte when they enter the…

John Wayne's family, university 'Duke' it out

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John Wayne's family is fighting Duke University in federal court over the use of "Duke" to sell whiskey.

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Solar storm barely missed earth in 2012

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Two years ago, modern infrastructure came very close to a serious disruption. The culprit? One of the largest solar storms…

Robot furniture that builds itself

Robot furniture that builds itself

Imagine that the chair you're sitting on became a sofa on demand as the day moved from light to dark. Or if all your…

US reveals secret plans for '60s moon base

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The U.S. military races to the moon to build a base -- to beat the Russians to the punch. Maybe test a nuclear weapon on…

Facebook at all-time high on mobile might

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It wasn't long ago that Facebook was widely seen as having a "mobile problem." Those days are gone, and investors couldn't…

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California beach goes heavy on the anchovies

Anchovies at California beach

Who ordered the anchovies? That's what beach-goers may be asking after a huge swarm of the oily fish descended on the…

Settlement reached in chemical spill

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A settlement was reached Friday with the company at the center of a January chemical leak that contaminated the water supply…

Golfing green: Bend course goes electric

Golf course goes electric

One Bend golf course has made some new improvements to make golfing more enjoyable, putting "green" vehicles on the greens.

Manatees may lose endangered status

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has begun a review of the status of the manatee to determine whether the lovable sea cow…

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Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

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Vincenzo Nibali became only the sixth man in history to win all three of cycling's major tours as he sealed victory in this…

Boy with inoperable tumor gets birthday wish

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New England Patriots players sang "Happy Birthday" to a 6-year-old boy with an inoperable brain tumor Saturday.

Bolt ready to compete at Commonwealth Games

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An athlete who didn't even compete at the Commonwealth Games was the star attraction Saturday in Glasgow.

More bad luck for Hamilton in F1 qualifying

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If Lewis Hamilton is to win a fifth Hungarian Grand Prix, he'll need something akin to a miracle.

That's because he'll start…

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Dog back with owners after fatal pig attack

Dog that killed pigs spared

Three pigs died this week after a dog snuck into their pen and attacked in Deschutes River Woods - and later a 2-1 vote by a…

Dog who guarded dying friend needs a home

Dog guards dying friend

A dog who's captured the hearts of many for guarding his dying friend now needs a new home.

Study: Dogs can feel jealous, too

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New research suggests that dogs can exhibit jealousy, a human emotion usually ascribed to squabbling siblings or the jilted…

Dog-bite protocols differ in C. Oregon

Dog bite protocol in Deschutes County

Numerous bites and an inured arm, that's the aftermath for 6-year old Kaylee from Prineville after a dog attacked her. But…

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Lyft gets the green light in New York City

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If you see a pink-mustachioed automobile or two zipping around the streets of New York City Friday, you're not imagining…

GM to pay victims at least $400 million

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General Motors expects to pay between $400 million to $600 million to compensate victims of the faulty ignition switch tied…

GM recalls 718,000 more vehicles

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In a year clogged with a record number of recalls, General Motors had gone three weeks without any new ones.

Chrysler recalls 792,000 older Jeeps

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Chrysler recalled about 792,000 older SUVs Tuesday for ignition switch problems.

The flaw affects Jeep Commanders from…

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'Up the Down Staircase' author dies at 103

Up the Down Staircase

Bel Kaufman, author of the bestselling 1960s classic "Up the Down Staircase," has died at 103.

Sarah McLachlan on parenting, work and sex

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Sarah McLachlan, the Grammy Award winning singer and songwriter whose ballads helped so many of us through heartache,…

Adam West: Ben Affleck will be a great Batman

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You can calm down now, Internet. Ben Affleck has gotten the original TV Batman's stamp of approval.

Adam West told People…

Morgan Freeman inhales helium on Fallon show

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You know the voice of Morgan Freeman: commanding, firm, resonant. He's even played God. What if it's on helium?

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Philip Seymour Hoffman's final exit intrigues

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There are so many layers to “A Most Wanted Man,” but primary among them is that the movie would be Philip Seymour Hoffman's…

Scarlett Johansson through the years

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As Scarlett Johansson stars in "Lucy" take a look at images of the actress throughout her career.

‘Lucy’ more about style than substance

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Find out what our reviewer thought of "Lucy" before you head to the theater.

Take a closer look at Emma Stone

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As she appears in "Magic in the Moonlight," take a look back at the career of Emma Stone in photos.

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Man's 41 Homer Simpson tattoos set world record

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This is sure to be the talk of Springfield. A New Zealand man's 41 tattoos of Homer Simpson have set a new world record.

Man claims his penis was mistakenly amputated

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An Alabama man has filed a lawsuit accusing doctors of mistakenly amputating his penis during a routine circumcision.

Police solve 'creepy' porcelain doll mystery

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Deputies have solved the mystery of the appearance of porcelain dolls left on the front porches of several California homes.

Naked thieves steal 60 burgers from Florida eatery

Naked burger thieves in Florida

Police say three naked men broke into an eatery in southwest Florida and made off with 60 hamburgers.

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Neon signs are dying, our appreciation isn't

Neon signs in Bangkok

A few years ago, Brian Daniel was driving around Los Angeles when he spotted a neon sign for a random storage facility. The…

16 incredible rooftop bars

Rooftop bar Shanghai

One good thing about humanity's obsession with building enormous numbers of buildings? More rooftops, which means more…

Toronto SWAT team storms plane, arrests man

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A passenger captured dramatic cell phone video of a Canadian SWAT team storming onto a Sunwing flight at Toronto's Pearson…

Air Algerie plane wreckage found in Mali

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French forces who secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali found one flight recorder but no survivors,…

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Udon noodles with mango in gingered chili sauce

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Bring some Asian spice to your night.

Hot diggity dog! It's National Hot Dog Day

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Hot diggity dog! July is National Hot Dog Month and July 23 is National Hot Dog Day.

Europe's oldest pastry shops

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Here are nine of the world's oldest pastry shops -- tried and trusted by centuries of cake-hungry visitors.

Would you order this $78 taco?

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Caviar is the new condiment.

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Cost of Washington wildfires so far: $50 million

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SEATTLE (AP) — The cost of fighting this season's wildfires in Washington, including the largest one in the state's history, has crossed the $50 million mark.

Forest Service chief visits High Desert

Forest service chief visits High Desert

U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell came to the High Desert on Saturday to meet with firefighting crews and others  due to the lightning-caused fires that broke out over the past several days.

Oregon fires burning, but nearing containment

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's largest wildfire is nearing complete containment, although continuing high temperatures remain a concern.

Northern California wildfire destroys 10 homes

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PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters in Northern California are battling a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite grew significantly overnight.

Crews make progress on Wash.'s largest wildfire

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SEATTLE (AP) — Officials say firefighting crews are making progress against Washington's largest wildfire, saying the 390-square-mile fire in the north-central part of the state is now almost 60 percent contained.

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How to shave strokes off your golf game

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Recreational golfers have the option of switching to better equipment to better their golf score.

Walking: Is it enough for weight loss?

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Can you lose weight if the only exercise you do is walking? Find out here.

What to hunt in the summer months

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While the summer months can be considered off-months for hunters, there are still some prey you might want to set your sights on over the summer.

GPS allows for modern day treasure hunts

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With GPS, hikers can participate in modern day treasure hunts while geocaching.

Must-haves for your tackle box

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When going fishing, don’t leave home without having these key must-have items in your tackle box.

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How to fit carbs into your family's healthy diet

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Not all carbs are bad. Find out how to fit good carbs into your family's healthy diet.

Should children be tested for high cholesterol?

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As adults we get our cholesterol checked regularly, but should our children also be getting checked? Find out here.

Make the most of family time this summer

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Summer can be busy. To make the most of family time follow these tips to make time for family bonding.

What is autism spectrum disorder?

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Find out more about autism and how it impacts a child's life.

Study: BMI could be missing 25 percent of obese kids

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Researchers find that body mass index tests may miss children who have a normal BMI but also have excess body fat.

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Tour the Tin Pan Alley Art Collection

Discover great local artists and public art installations at the Tin Pan Alley Art Collection

Premier Art Show Coming to Bend!

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Kia Soul now plugs in

2015 Kia Soul EV

On the outside, it looks much like the conventional Kia Soul. However, this version doesn't have a gas tank, or a fuel…

Big Subaru sedan gets big changes

2015 Subaru Legacy

Subaru has big plans for its big sedan.

New F-150 is key to Ford's future

Ford showed off the next generation of America's best-selling vehicle Monday morning at the Detroit Auto Show.

Corvette Z06: Now wiith even more umph

Do you want a Corvette with even more power? Then take a look at the all new Z06.

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