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For third time, House passes Bowman Dam bill

The U.S. House on Thursday -- for the third time -- passed the Central Oregon Jobs and Water Security Act, a bill that author Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., says would deliver much needed water to Prineville for job creation and pave the way for clean energy generation at Bowman Dam in Crook County.

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Bend residents react to vacation rental debate

The city of Bend has found itself in the middle of a debate between homeowners who want to make money with short-term vacation rentals and neighbors who don't like lots of tourists staying next door.

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Study: 63 percent drop in uninsured Oregonians

A study released Thursday shows that the number of uninsured Oregonians fell by 63 percent in the year ended June 30th.

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Florida man kills 6 grandkids, daughter

A Florida man shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren Thursday afternoon in the small north-central Florida town of Bell in what authorities called a murder-suicide.

Gilchrist County Sheriff Robert Schultz identified the shooter as Don Spir...

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Bear killed near Eastern Oregon school

PILOT ROCK, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon State Police trooper shot and killed a black bear that wandered near an elementary school in Pilot Rock.

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Activists block tracks near Oregon oil terminal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Activists opposed to oil train shipments are blockading the tracks that lead to an oil-by-rail terminal on the Columbia River at Port Westward near Clatskanie.

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Ukraine gets support, but not U.S. lethal aid

American leaders offered Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko a high-profile platform Thursday to advocate for greater support to his besieged military, though the levels of assistance ultimately offered by the United States fell short of his request...

Scotland independence referendum, voters at polling place

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First results of Scotland vote trickle in

[Breaking news alert, 4:40 am GMT (11:40 p.m. ET)]

"No" campaign extends lead with Angus and East Dunbartonshire council results, and a landslide in Dumfries and Galloway with 36, 614 for "Yes," and 70,039 for "No." The "No" campaign also won handily ...

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Cattle 'help' OSP find missing elderly Eugene man

Why did the cattle cross the road? Probably not to help Oregon State Police find a missing elderly Eugene man in Burns, but that's just what happened Thursday.

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Ex-OSU worker accused of selling 388 cellphones

A former Oregon State University employee turned herself in to Oregon State Police Thursday after her indictment on charges she sold nearly 400 university-owned cellphones, troopers said.

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Crater Lake's Rim Drive goes car-free Saturday

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Sections of Rim Drive at Crater Lake National Park will be free of cars the next two Saturdays.

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Rivers doctor denies 'unauthorized' procedure

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Joan Rivers' personal throat doctor denies "performing an unauthorized procedure" before the comedian suffered cardiac arrest, a source close to the doctor told CNN.

Dr. Gwen Korovin also "categorically denies" taking a selfie photo while Rivers was u...

First 'Central Oregon Arts Summit' planned

The Arts & Culture Alliance of Central Oregon is partnering with the Oregon Arts Commission to produce the first Central Oregon Arts Summit on Monday, Oct. 6, at the Riverhouse Convention Center in Bend.

Is there a Beyonce/Jay Z album in the works?

Jay-Z and Beyonce

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It seems there's no such thing as time off for Jay Z and Beyonce.

On Tuesday, Dash Radio's DJ Skee reported that the "Drunk in Love" duo have plans to collaborate on a joint album, according to sources close to the couple. DJ Skee believes the album ...

Dancers: Cher fired us for reporting assault

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Three dancers fired from Cher's tour accuse the singer of covering up an alleged sexual assault by another dancer.

Iranian 'Happy' dancers get prison time, lashes

Iran Happy video

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Six Iranians who were arrested after making a dance video set to Pharrell Williams' song "Happy" received suspended sentences of six months in prison and 91 lashes.

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