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Campus delays have cost OSU-Cascades millions

OSU-Cascades officials say delays due to challenges to their new Westside campus have cost the school millions.

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Bend construction co. worker held on theft, forgery charges

A Bend construction company employee was arrested Tuesday on aggravated theft and nearly 50 forgery charges, accused of stealing more than $50,000 by forging company checks and depositing them into his own bank account, Deschutes County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Jeremy Mason; COIDC

More thunderstorms, lightning; new fire caught small

Another round of thunderstorms marched north through the High Desert Tuesday afternoon, dumping heavy rain in spots and plenty of lightning that could spark more wildfires.

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La Pine lightning ignites tree; top burns garage-shop

An unusual lightning-related fire damaged a La Pine detached garage-shop late Tuesday afternoon, when a lightning bolt struck a tall Ponderosa pine tree – and its flaming top half broke off, fell and pierced the roof, setting it ablaze, officials said.

Oregon session empowered Democratic party's liberal wing

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon will be the first state to automatically register drivers to vote and to give women access to 12 months of birth control at a time. Workers will get up to a week of paid sick leave. A controversial new global-warming initiative aims to reduce carbon pollution.

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City of Bend

City of Bend lays out three options for growth

The steering committee for the city of Bend Urban Growth Boundary (UGB) remand project recently approved three alternative UGB expansion alternatives, or “scenarios,” for further evaluation, officials said.

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Deschutes County seeks state OK for S. county sewers

The Deschutes County Planning Commission plans two public hearings soon on a proposed exception to a state land-use planning rule to allow sewers in unincorporated areas of the south county.

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Over half of China's stocks suspend trading

More than half of all listed Chinese companies have suspended their own shares as Beijing struggles to contain a massive stock rout.

At least 1,430 of the 2,800 companies traded in China have elected to pull their shares as markets continue their craz...

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FBI seeks victims in 'sextortion' case

The FBI is looking for more victims in the case of an online predator who authorities said used sexual extortion.

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Portland gunfire: Young man wounded, woman has close call

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Portland say a young man was shot several times but is expected to survive gunfire that also sent a bullet into the backpack of a 66-year-old woman who had just alighted from a bus.

Wolf OR-7's two pups

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Biologists: Second set of pups for wandering wolf OR-7

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Biologists have found evidence that Oregon's famous wandering wolf, OR-7, has fathered a second set of pups.

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Cosby reruns pulled from Bounce TV, Centric

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Carsey-Werner Productions

Bounce TV, an Atlanta-based African-American network, announced on Tuesday that it would immediately pull reruns of "Cosby," the Bill Cosby sitcom that ran from 1996 to 2000.

Paula Deen posts photo of son in 'brownface'

Paula Deen, Food Network photo

Food Network

An image posted on Paula Deen's social media accounts Tuesday showed Deen and her son Bobby dressed as Lucille Ball and Ricky Ricardo -- which might not have been so bad if Bobby Deen's face was not clearly painted a darker shade of brown than his hands.

Zoe Saldana excited to find polar opposite of 'Guardians' with 'Polar Bear'

Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana in 'Infinitely Polar Bear'

Sony Pictures Classics

Acclaimed actress Zoe Saldana talks about the personal nature of her latest film, the new family-themed drama "Infinitely Polar Bear."

Harry Shearer back on 'The Simpsons'

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Mr Burns via Wikipedia / Harry Shearer via CNN

Exxxxx-cellent. Looks like Harry Shearer isn't leaving "The Simpsons" after all.

Netflix releases schedule for upcoming original films

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Netflix users will be spending the holidays with Adam Sandler, but will have to wait until next year for the return of Pee-wee Herman.

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