Snowstorm dumps foot-plus on much of High Desert

The first big winter storm of the season dropped a foot or more of snow over much of the High High Desert on Tuesday, causing so many crashes and slide-offs authorities were prompted to advise against travel if at all possible.


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Snow brings travel danger

Snowstorm dumps foot-plus on much of High Desert

The first big winter storm of the season dropped a foot or more of snow over much of the High High Desert on Tuesday, causing so many crashes and slide-offs authorities were prompted to advise against travel if at all possible.

Friends remember crash victim

Redmond man recalled for humor, inspiration, accomplishments

At Redmond's Opportunity Foundation Thrift Store, it's hard to get in the spirit of the holidays when there's an empty spot where a beloved greeter always stood.

Risky toys still on shelves

OSPIRG warns of dangerous toys for holiday season

The Oregon State Public Interest Research Group Foundation has released its latest "Trouble in Toyland" report and list of dangerous toys. It says despite improvements from recent safety regulations, there are still dangerous toys on store shelves.

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Central Oregon's fall jobless rates on decline

After recent revisions, fall hiring across the High Desert was in line with normal seasonal ebbs and flows, while unemployment levels showed their first signs of improvement in over six months, the state Employment Department reported Tuesday.

Buehler will not run for governor

Rep. Knute Buehler announces 2016 legislative bills

State Rep. Knute Buehler, R-Bend, announced Tuesday the two bills he will introduce during the upcoming 2016 session. Legislators are limited to two bills for even-year legislative sessions. Buehler intends to focus on two priorities: preventing prescription, especially narcotic, drug abuse and enhancing whistleblower protections.

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Flying from RDM over holidays? Show up 90 minutes early

With traffic through Redmond Airport expected to surge over the holidays, officials urged travelers Tuesday to arrive 90 minutes prior to the departure time of their scheduled flight.

Whisnant calls for audit of travel co.'s state contract

State Rep. Gene Whisnant (R-Sunriver) said Tuesday he has asked Oregon State Auditor Gary Blackmer to conduct a financial and performance audit of the Department of Administration’s contract with Azumano Travel.

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Housing advocates worry about rental fee abuse in Bend

BEND, Ore. (AP) — More landlords and property owners in Bend are participating in what housing advocates call "fee stacking," the process of collecting application fees from prospective renters even after a preferred tenant has been chosen.

Laquan walking before shooting

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Chicago police release Laquan McDonald shooting video

Three seconds. On a dashcam video clock, that's the amount of time between the moment when two officers have their guns drawn and the point when Laquan McDonald falls to the ground.

The video, released to the public for the first time late Tuesday, is...

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Wyden, colleagues urge closure of terroist gun loophole

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., joined colleagues Tuesday calling on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker Paul Ryan to move quickly on legislation to close an egregious loophole and prevent individuals on the Federal Terrorist Watchlist from being able to buy guns and explosives that may be used in connection with terrorism.


Lewis & Clark students sit-in at president's office

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Dozens of Lewis & Clark College students are occupying rooms outside the college president's office.


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  • SpaceLiner concept jet could fly at Mach 25


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    London to Melbourne in 90 minutes? Paris to San Francisco in under an hour?

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John Stamos pleads no contest to DUI

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Actor John Stamos entered a no contest plea Tuesday to one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of a drug, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.

The 52-year-old actor known for his roles on "Full House" and "ER" did not a...

Soap actor David Canary dies

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David Canary, who played twin brothers Adam and Stuart Chandler on the ABC soap opera "All My Children," has died at 77.

Canary died of natural causes on November 16, according to a Bouton Funeral Home obituary posted Tuesday. He is survived by wife, ...

Adele's '25' breaks single week sales record


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Adele is breaking hearts and records.

The British artist's latest album "25" sold 2.43 million copies in a little over three days surpassing the single-week sales record of *NSYNC's "No Strings Attached" which sold 2.4 million copies in 2000.

Adele's ...

Google plants 'Star Wars' Easter egg

Google Star Wars Easter egg


Google "a long time ago in a galaxy far far away" from a Chrome browser, and you'll see one of the better jokes that Google has hidden in its search code.

'Lost in Space' getting a reboot on Netflix

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Netflix is reportedly working on a reboot of "Lost in Space," according to Entertainment Weekly and Deadline.


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