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Madras students witness shots fired; suspect car sought

Two shots were fired in a southwest Madras neighborhood Monday morning, apparently over drugs, and several students witnessed it, school officials said. That led to a hunt for a suspect car and a brief, precautionary lockdown of area schools, including the Central Oregon Community College campus, officials said.

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NW Crossing neighbors 'on alert' after weekend thefts

Thieves mostly taking advantage of unlocked garage and pet doors entered garages and at least eight parked vehicles in Bend’s NorthWest Crossing neighborhood over the weekend and took items from several of them, including a gun; some residents said Monday they feel less safe, will step up security.

Central Oregon jobs picture mixed as '14 ends

Central Oregon closed out 2014 with mixed results on the jobs front, with a strong year for two of three counties but Crook County lagging, the Oregon Employment Department reported Monday.

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Northeast officials: Stay off the streets

Snow is falling at a faster rate. Wind gusts are getting stronger. And temperatures are frigid.

It may not look bad yet, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday night, but it will be soon.

"This is literally the calm before the storm. It's about to s...

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New England slammed by 'crippling' storm

Rise and shine, New England.

You can't -- or really shouldn't -- head out to Dunkin' Donuts for a pick-me-up coffee Tuesday morning. But you don't have to leave the house to get a jolt: Just look outside at the swirling, rapidly falling snow or liste...

Oregon posted worst 2013 HS graduation rate in US

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has nowhere to go but up when it releases the graduation rate for the class of 2014 on Thursday.

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Measles outbreak that began at Disneyland grows to 87 cases

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A measles outbreak that originated at Disneyland has grown to 87 cases.

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Oregon City couple critically wounded after chase, shooting

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — Police in the Portland suburb of Oregon City say a man in one vehicle apparently chased and shot his wife as she drove in another vehicle, then shot himself.

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Passenger dead after Ore. police pursuit, crash

MOUNT ANGEL, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police and Marion County sheriff's officers are investigating the death of a woman who was a passenger in a pickup truck that fled from police in the small town of Mount Angel and later crashed.

Portland man gets 4 years in fatal hit and run

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 25-year-old Portland man who pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide and related counts sobbed and apologized to the victim's relatives as he was sentenced to four years in prison in the fatal hit and run.

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FBI unmasks Russian spy ring in New York

The men would sometimes say they needed to meet to exchange tickets, but they never seemed to end up actually attending or discussing a sporting event or a concert.

They once talked about going to a movie. But that was it.

The reason for the puzzling b...

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Bend-area home price rise still No. 8 in U.S.

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Deschutes County’s home prices are still rising among the 10 fastest in the country, though the market reflected some…

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