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Soldier reunited with helmet that saved his life

Prineville soldier reunited with life-saving helmet

Sgt. Ryan Craig was shot in the head in Afghanistan in 2010. His helmet slowed down the bullet just enough for him to survive the attack. on Thursday, his helmet was returned at a special ceremony in Prineville.

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Ore. Supreme Court: Paralyzed Bachelor boarder can sue

The Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Mt. Bachelor's liability waiver cannot prevent a paralyzed snowboarder from suing the ski resort; while case returns to lower court for possible trial, attorneys for both sides offer reaction.

From Cuba to Bend

Bend woman plans long-delayed return to Cuba

It's been 44 years since Bend resident Teresa Lawrence used her Cuban passport, but with new hope from a major development, she said Thursday she hopes to change that in the new year.

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Group challenges timber producer's 'green' label

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A watchdog group is challenging the environmentally friendly "green lumber" certification for Plum Creek Timberlands, one of the nation's biggest landowners and timber producers.

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Uber suspends operations in Portland for 3 months

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Uber says it's suspending operations in Portland, Oregon, for three months to work out its differences with city officials, less than two weeks after the ride-hailing app's launch was greeted with a lawsuit.

Feds charge 3 in Portland-area hash oil explosions

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Portland have charged three men this week in two separate explosions tied to the dangerous practice of extracting hash oil from marijuana.

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Sony hack renews cybersecurity push

White House Economic Council Director Jeff Zients pointed fingers at Congress on Thursday for not acting fast enough on cybersecurity legislation, in the wake of news that North Korea was behind the Sony Entertainment cyberattack.

"We're doing what w...

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Australia police: 8 children found dead

Eight children, the youngest of them only 18 months old, have been found dead at a suburban home in the northeastern Australian city of Cairns in a case that the Australian Prime Minister has called "an unspeakable crime."

A woman who the police belie...

1 million Egyptian mummies

Archeologists uncover 1 million mummies

A remarkable discovery in Egypt has opened a new window to the ancient past.

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ID theft suspect found hiding in clothes dryer

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — Here's one takeaway from the Cowlitz County sheriff's office account of a woman's arrest: hiding in a clothes dryer may not be a successful strategy.

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Stephen Colbert hosts last 'Report'

Goodbye, Stephen Colbert. We hardly knew you.

In fact, that was the idea, wasn't it?

Colbert -- the pugnacious, "nation"-inspiring champion -- hosted his last "Colbert Report" on Comedy Central Thursday night. About six months from now, he will take a ...

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    U.S. investigators have evidence that hackers stole the computer credentials of a system administrator to get access to Sony's computer system, allowing them broad access, U.S. officials briefed on the investigation tell CNN.

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Stephen Colbert hosts last 'Report'

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Goodbye, Stephen Colbert. We hardly knew you.

In fact, that was the idea, wasn't it?

Colbert -- the pugnacious, "nation"-inspiring champion -- hosted his last "Colbert Report" on Comedy Central Thursday night. About six months from now, he will take a ...

Paramount pulls screening of 'Team America'

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After Sony canceled the release of its comedy "The Interview," one Texas theater planned to screen "Team America: World Police" instead.

That is, until studio Paramount shut that down, too.

According to the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Dallas/Forth Wor...

'Big Lebowski': Now preserved for all time

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"The Big Lebowski," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and "Saving Private Ryan" have long been national treasures, but the Library of Congress just made it official.

Steve Carell North Korea movie is another casualty of Sony breach

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"The Interview" isn't the only movie on North Korea being stifled after the major hack of Sony Pictures.

A Steve Carell film set in North Korea has been scrapped, a source familiar with the project told CNNMoney.

The movie was to be a "paranoid thril...

Why Colbert's 'Late Show' is a big win for CBS

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Stephen Colbert is airing his last show tonight on Comedy Central and that's good news for CBS in more ways than one.

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