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Shot fired east of Bend leads to standoff, arrest

A gunshot was fired during a family dispute east of Bend Sunday night, leading to a standoff and the  surrender of 71-year-old man who now faces menacing and other charges, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Deer hits ATV in La Pine; rider injured

A La Pine man was injured early Monday when his ATV was struck by a deer crossing the road, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Crook County reservoir drained; reward offered

Crook County authorities are looking for whoever drained a private reservoir east of Big Summit Prairie, while the landowner is offering a $5,000 reward for the arrest and conviction of the vandals, officials said Monday.

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Oregon facing driest wildfire conditions in 25 years

Oregon's record-low snowpack and dry spring have fire officials concerned about drought and the potential for the driest summer wildfire conditions in 25 years, officials said Monday as Wildfire Awareness Month got underway.

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OSU warns county GMO measure could impact research

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State University says a Benton County ballot measure that seeks to ban the cultivation of genetically modified crops in the county could hurt university research projects.

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Texas shooting suspect linked himself to ISIS

A day after police killed two gunmen who tried to ambush a Garland, Texas, event featuring controversial cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Mohammed, details began to emerge about the shooters.

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Redmond police report DUII enforcement results

The Redmond Police Department conducted enhanced DUII patrols throughout the month of April and reported the results Monday.

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St. Charles, BMC team up to target skin cancer

St. Charles Health System and Bend Memorial Clinic are working together to encourage early detection and prevention of skin cancer.

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Divers recover body of female driver from Columbia River

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rescue divers in Portland have recovered the body of a female adult driver who drove off into the Columbia River from Marine Drive.

President Obama talks at extremism summit

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Brother's Keeper enters new phase

From the campus of Lehman College in the Bronx, New York, Monday, President Barack Obama announced a spin-off of his already-existing "My Brother's Keeper" initiative into a new, non-profit foundation -- a clue into what work the President will take ...

2 executed were among 5 Eastern Lightning cult members convicted

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McDonald's CEO promises better food

New McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook unveiled a turnaround plan for the struggling fast food giant Monday morning. And he did not mince words when discussing the company's problems.

He said that the recent performance was "poor" and that "the numbers...

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    It's officially a new age of piracy.

    As some people shelled out $100 to watch Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fight on pay-per-view, others simply went online and watched it for free.

    That was made possible with smartphone live video stream apps li...

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Bend teen gets to try out for 'The Voice'

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Thousands of singing hopefuls all over the country try out every year to be on NBC's hit series "The Voice." One of those hopefuls, awaiting her big chance next month, lives here on the High Desert.

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' hauls in second biggest box office opening ever

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Disney and Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Age of Ultron" smashed the box office this weekend, but missed breaking the record for largest opening.

The comic book film's opening weekend pulled in $191.3 million, the second biggest in box office history.

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Grace Lee Whitney of 'Trek' dead at 85

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Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand in the original "Star Trek" series and a handful of movies based on the series, died Friday at her home in Coarsegold, California. She was 85.

Her death was confirmed by the Madera County, California, S...

Vanity Fair reveals new 'Star Wars' characters

Peter Mayhew and Harrison Ford return in "Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens."

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Vanity Fair is offering a special "May the Fourth" treat Monday for "Star Wars" fans, revealing some exclusive Annie Leibovitz photos from the set of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

UK princess named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

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And the princess has a name!

The newest UK royal, a girl born on Saturday, has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

The middle names, of course, hark to her great-grandmother, the current queen, and her paternal grandmother, Princess Diana, who died ...

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