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Bend student s list prompts worry

Bend police, school officials react to student's worrisome list

Bend police and Bend-La Pine Schools officials shed more light Monday on an incident in which an 11-year-old Juniper Elementary School student allegedly wrote out a list of students to harm, prompting interviews and implementing a safety protocol.

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Two La Pine men arrested in NE Bend carjacking

Two La Pine men were arrested on carjacking and other charges Monday, accused in an early-morning robbery of a car at knifepoint in northeast Bend. It was the second carjacking in Central Oregon in 10 days – and coincidentally, the second suspect in that Prineville crime was arrested in Redmond Sunday night.

Oregon lawmakers propose bill to tackle vaccine exemptions

Oregon bill takes shot at vaccine exemptions

With measles cases spreading across the country, Oregon lawmakers are taking a shot against the virus themselves -- hoping to soon make it tougher for parents to opt their children out of vaccinations.

Collegiate athletes take over Mt Bachelor

College athletes take over Mt. Bachelor

More than 500 athletes from 65 schools, their coaches, officials and volunteers are taking over Mt. Bachelor this week. The plan is to ski or snowboard their way to a national championship title.

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Senator says Portland traveler on way home from East Timor

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley says a Portland woman who was detained for months in East Timor has been released by the government of that Southeast Asia country and has boarded a plane to begin her trip home.

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Appeals court upholds protection for threatened seabird

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a timber industry lawsuit seeking to strip Endangered Species Act protection from a threatened seabird that nests in old-growth forests.

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Union Pacific says 2 trains derail in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Union Pacific says two freight trains derailed in Oregon on Monday morning, one in the Blue Mountains of Eastern Oregon, the other in the Cascade Range.

Kelly Renee Gissendaner, Georgia death row inmate

Georgia Department of Corrections

Woman's execution delayed for 'cloudy' drugs

For the second time, a Georgia woman's execution has been postponed -- this time because of concerns about the drugs to be used.

Kelly Renee Gissendaner was scheduled to die at 7 p.m. ET Monday.

"Prior to the execution, the drugs were sent to an inde...

John Boehner continuing Homeland Security drama

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Boehner peering over DHS funding cliff's edge

John Boehner is facing his toughest week yet as speaker of the House of Representatives -- and that's saying a lot after a tumultuous four years of repeated efforts by his own Republican colleagues to derail his legislative agenda.

LAPD fatal shooting

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Witness: Man killed by LAPD didn't reach for gun

The bystander who caught dramatic video of a fatal shooting by police in Los Angeles said Monday he didn't see the man reach for an officer's gun -- the explanation for the shooting given by police.

Anthony Blackburn said he was perplexed that four of...

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3 Houston-area kids die while playing with guns

Authorities in the Houston area are urging residents to do more to keep guns out of the hands of children in the wake of three child shootings there in four days.

On Friday, a 3-year-old boy died. Preliminary information shows he shot himself with a g...

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China tops U.S. at the box office for first time

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Move over Hollywood! There's a new star stealing the spotlight -- China has beat the U.S. for the first time in monthly box office sales.

China brought in $650 million in box office revenue for February, surpassing sales in the U.S. of $640 million, a...

'Walking Dead' town for sale

Walking Dead cast

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The faded downtown of a small town in Georgia, made famous by an appearance on "The Walking Dead," can now be yours for the right price.

Michelle Rodriguez's challenge to Hollywood

Michelle Rodriguez

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Actress Michelle Rodriguez challenged racial minorities in Hollywood to "develop their own mythology" and tell their own stories instead of recasting traditionally white characters as different races.

"It's not about taking Catwoman or Superman or Gre...

'The Sound of Music': Where are they now?

Captain von Trapp The Sound of Music

Fifty years after its premiere, "The Sound of Music" is still among millions of fans' favorite things.

The Julie Andrews film, about the von Trapp family and its "problem" governess, Maria, is beloved enough to have spawned audience singalongs. The pe...

Dakota Johnson's mom defends 'SNL' gig

Dakota Johnson, 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

Don't listen to the haters, Dakota Johnson: You made your famous mother proud.

The "Fifty Shades" actor received mixed reviews for her appearance this weekend on "Saturday Night Live." Despite a few crowd-pleasing moments, a controversial sketch starr...

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