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Hwy. 20 pickup school bus crash

Oregon State Police

Wilsonville woman dies in Hwy. 20 collision with HS team bus

A Wilsonville woman was killed Thursday afternoon when her pickup crossed the center line of Hwy. 20 near Santiam Pass and collided with a school bus carrying the Sheldon High School boys soccer team and coaches, Oregon State Police reported.

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Prineville man arrested in fatal shooting of Christmas Valley man

A 25-year-old Prineville man has been arrested on murder and other charges in the fatal early-morning shooting of a Christmas Valley man, whose body was found in a car in the Juniper Canyon area southeast of Prineville, Crook County sheriff’s deputies said.

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Hummel: No charges in fatal La Pine stabbing

Deschutes District Attorney John Hummel announced Thursday he has "cleared Albert Reisert of suspicion" and will not pursue any criminal charges against him in the Aug. 18 stabbing death of James Drake in La Pine.

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Crash into La Pine fire hydrant brings boil-water advisory

An unreported car crash Thursday hit a fire hydrant near the city of La Pine's water source, breaking the main and causing a leak that prompted an advisory for residents to conserve water and boil it before drinking. Officials said it's likely to last at least a couple days.

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Bend's Brookswood Blvd./Murphy Rd. roundabout opens early

Bend City Manager Eric King told city councilors late Wednesday night that the Brookswood Boulevard-Murphy Road roundabout is set to open Friday. But ODOT said it actually opened Thursday afternoon

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3 shot, 1 killed near Sacramento college campus

Three people have been shot and one of them has died on the campus of a Sacramento community college, according to several news reports.

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State fines Sisters woman for taking $700K in investor funds

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services has issued a cease-and-desist order against a Sisters woman for misleading at least a dozen people, including a close friend, to invest $700,000 in her businesses. The businesses either did not exist or were financially unsuccessful, officials said Thursday.

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Oregon, Oracle spar over copyright infringement claim

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge is considering whether Oracle can sue the state of Oregon for copyright infringement as part of a complex legal battle stemming from the failure of the Cover Oregon health insurance exchange.

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CNN

Biden: Family biggest factor in 2016 decision

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that he "would not hesitate" to run for president if he concludes that he can launch a "viable" campaign and that his family can make it through a presidential bid following the recent death of his son.

"If I can...

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Rabid bat bites man in Creswell

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Health officials say a bat that bit a man this week in Creswell has tested positive for rabies.

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KPLR, KTVI

11-year-old shoots, kills teen during break-in

An 11-year-old left at home to defend himself and his 4-year-old sister staved off several home invasion attempts before finally shooting and killing a 16-year-old intruder, police say.

Police officers arrived after 2 p.m. Thursday to the home on Hall...

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Amanda Peterson died of accidental overdose

Amanda Peterson

Touchstone Pictures

"Can't Buy Me Love" star Amanda Peterson died of an accidental morphine overdose, according to an autopsy report from the Weld County, Colorado, Coroner's Office.

Colbert pokes Bush for surprise fundraising

Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report

From Scott Gries/Comedy Central

Jeb Bush is hoping to turn his appearance as a guest on Stephen Colbert's first taping as host of the "Late Show" into some campaign donations, but since his team apparently didn't coordinate that effort with the show, Colbert is having a little fun of his own.

GLAAD gives first 'excellent' score to major TV network

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GLAAD has released the ninth edition of its annual Network Responsibility Index, and for the first time, a major TV network has received a grade of "excellent."

Sister sides against Josh Duggar

Josh Duggar

CNN

There may be even more tension over the holidays in the Duggar family home this year.

Justin Bieber: Why I cried at the VMAs

Justin Bieber at 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

We now have an answer to one of history's biggest mysteries. Justin Bieber has explained why he broke down in tears at the end of his 2015 MTV Video Music Awards performance Sunday night.

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