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Bend hospital using new machine to fight illness

St. Charles uses new technology to battle the bug

It's that time of year again, for the sneezes and sniffles. And although most of us never know exactly which bug is making us feel bad, you can now feel good about a new test designed to do just that.

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Crook County confirms two pertussis cases

Crook County health officials have confirmed two cases of pertussis, also known as whooping cough.

Ducky is a lucky dog who is waiting for his forever home

Ducky, dog shot in face, a happy survivor

A year and a half ago, a dog named Ducky was shot in the face after he ran away from his owners' property in Terrebonne. He made a full recovery, but unfortunately, his owners couldn't keep him. So now he needs a new home.

State lawmakers take field trip of Deschutes Forest

Lawmakers tour Deschutes Forest health projects

Wildfire season is officially over, but the focus for lawmakers is already on next season. They had a field trip Wednesday to visit thinning and other projects on the Deschutes National Forest in Bend and Sisters areas.

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper hugs Opposition Leader Thomas Mulcair

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Ottawa shooting suspect tied to jihadists

The suspect in Wednesday's shootings in Ottawa had "connections" to jihadists in Canada who shared a radical Islamist ideology, including at least one who went overseas to fight in Syria, multiple U.S. sources told CNN on Thursday.

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New White House fence jumper

David Catrett/CNN

White House fence jumper quickly detained

A man who jumped the White House fence Wednesday night suffers from mental health problems, and has been arrested in a previous White House security breach, according to his father.

Dominic Adesanya, 23, of Bel Air, Maryland, barely made it onto the l...

Bend ranks 2nd in nation for moderates

Bend ranked second in nation for moderates

A new poll from livability.com claims Bend is the second-best city in that nation to live, if you're a centrist. 

Crooked River Grassland 3 found llamas

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

Three llamas found east of Madras; owners sought

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the U.S. Forest Service in trying to find the owner of three llamas found on the Crooked River National Grasslands ast of Madras.

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KGW

Record rain in Portland triggers sewer overflow

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A strong fall storm has drenched Portland in record rain and triggered a sewer overflow into the Willamette River.

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Vandalism at Crater Lake, 4 other national parks

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The National Park Service says vandalism has been found within five western national parks and officials are investigating vandalism reports at five other parks.

Bear cub Ashland drug store Robin Bishop

Robin Bishop/YouTube

Wildlife rehab for bear found in Ashland drugstore

ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — A black bear cub found wandering the aisles of an Oregon drugstore will be raised with the goal of releasing him into the wild next year.

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  • Zuckerberg, in Chinese Q&A, says Facebook has '11 mobile users'

    Mark Zuckerberg

    Facebook Communications

    To thunderous applause and astonishment from the Chinese audience, Mark Zuckerberg gave a 30-minute Q&A session at Beijing's Tsinghua University -- completely in Mandarin. So how did the Facebook CEO do? Well, he certainly gets an "A" for effort.

Entertainment Headlines

Characters brawl on Hollywood Boulevard

Hollywood characters brawl

FilmOn.com

Police are investigating a brawl that broke out between Mr. Incredible, Batgirl and other characters on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles.

'Age of Ultron' trailer might make you squee

Avengers Age of Ultron

Walt Disney Pictures

The new trailer for "Avengers: Age of Ultron" is, in a word, "Hulktastic."

Toys R Us puts 'Breaking' figures on 'sabbatical'

Toys R Us

Rich Brooks/CNN

"Breaking Bad's" drug-dealing chemistry teacher Walter White will have to stop making the sale at Toys R Us.

Airline issues new 'Hobbit' safety video

Air New Zealand

Courtesy Air New Zealand

Here's an airline safety video passengers might actually watch. Air New Zealand has published another in its recent series of "Hobbit"-themed videos, complete with cameos by director Peter Jackson and Elijah Wood, star of the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy.

Kenny G angers China with Hong Kong visit

Kenny G

Smooth jazz saxophonist Kenny G wants everyone to know that he's not a foreign agitator trying to defy the Chinese Communist Party.

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