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New wildfires burning near Detroit Lake, Burns-Hines

A heavy ground and air assault has slowed a new, 70-acre fire burning in the forested hills above Detroit Lake, allowing ODOT to keep Highway 22 open east of Gates, but holiday-weekend returnees were warned to expect slowdowns due to firefighting efforts; a new blaze near Hines topped 1,000 acres.

Crook County woodcutting fatal

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Madras teen killed in firewood-cutting accident

A 14-year-old Madras boy on a family firewood-cutting trip northeast of Prineville was struck by a falling tree and fatally injured Saturday morning, Crook County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Three Huskies impounded in deadly attack on alpacas

Three Siberian huskies have been taken into custody and their owner cited on accusations the dogs attacked a group of alpacas in a pasture southeast of Bend, killing two of them and injuring three others, two of which had to be euthanized, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

Juniper Canyon house fire

Crook County Fire and Rescue

Fire heavily damages home SE of Prineville

A two-story home was heavily damaged by fire Friday night in the Juniper Canyon area southeast of Prineville, Crook County Fire and Rescue officials said.

Voting in Greece, July 5, 2015

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Early results show Greece votes 'no' to Europe's bailout offer

Greeks have voted by a big margin against Europe's latest bailout offer, according to preliminary results.

With about half the votes counted, more than 60 percent had voted "no," backing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' hardline rejection of austerity.

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Salem man, 81, dies after boat capsizes off coast

NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say the man who died after a small boat capsized off the Oregon coast near Newport Saturday was 81-year-old Lowell Leather, of Salem.

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Portland police: officer stabbed, suspect shot

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland police say a man stabbed a police officer and was shot early Sunday in northeast Portland.

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Former Klamath County jail deputy sentenced to prison

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A Central Point man and former Klamath County jail deputy has been sentenced to seven years in prison on multiple sex crime charges.

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Search for man who disappeared in Willamette River continues

ALBANY, Ore. (AP) — Family members are searching for the body of an Albany resident who apparently drowned in the Willamette River.

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S. Ore. girl dies in crash; father arrested on DUII

CANYONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Authorities in Douglas County say a 13-year-old girl has died after her intoxicated father crashed the car she was riding in into a tree.

Donald Trump Miss Universe

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Trump's lawyer: NBC in 'breach' on Miss Universe contract

Donald Trump "will be taking action against NBC" in an arbitration that both sides have agreed to, his top attorney says. The attorney, Alan Garten, accused NBC of violating the terms of a contract with the Miss Universe Organization, which Trump and NBCUniversal jointly own.

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  • Russian spacecraft docks at space station

    Unmanned spacecraft carrying 3 tons of supplies for ISS

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    After a series of failed resupply missions, the International Space Station finally got a load of supplies on Sunday when a Russian spacecraft filled with assorted goodies for the crew docked at the station.

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Injured Dave Grohl performs from throne

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl (file)

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The Foo Fighters had to cancel a European tour last month after lead singer Dave Grohl broke his leg, but they were back in fine form on July Fourth.

'Piano Man' Billy Joel is a married man

Roderick, 33, Joel, 66, have been together since 2009

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Musician Billy Joel has married his longtime girlfriend, Alexis Roderick.

The couple surprised guests and exchanged vows at their annual July 4th party, according to Joel's publicist, Claire Mercuri. This is Joel's fourth marriage.

Joel, 66, and Roder...

Vanessa Williams marries for third time

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Entertainer Vanessa Williams tied the knot in a July Fourth ceremony with longtime beau Jim Skrip.

Mother of actor Michael Douglas dies

Diana Douglas Webster

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Actress Diana Douglas Webster, the first wife of Kirk Douglas and mother of Michael Douglas, died Friday night at age 92.

Thousands expected to gather for royal baby's christening

Young British royal siblings George and Charlotte

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge via Getty Images

A paddock in the English countryside -- more used to stampeding cows than people -- opened its gates Sunday to royal well-wishers hoping to catch a glimpse of the country's newest princess.

Charlotte, fourth in line to the UK throne, was christened i...

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