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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.

Oregon Innocence Program now in High Desert

'Innocence Project' comes to Central Oregon

Oregon is the last state in the country to land a program devoted to investigating wrongfully incarcerated prisoners, and the new Deschutes County DA is supporting its efforts.

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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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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Australian 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 country's Prime Minister has called "an unspeakable crime."

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.

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  • Sony was bad. Worse is coming.

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    The North Korean hack of Sony Pictures that unleashed proprietary information, leaked embarrassing emails and brought the multi-billion dollar company's operations to its knees was unprecedented. But cyber security and intelligence experts warn that ...

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Optimism will prevail despite criticism of updated 'Annie,' director says

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"Annie" co-writer and director Will Gluck addresses some of the criticism leveled against the movie musical as it opens in theaters nationwide.

Justin Bieber loses 3.5 million Instagram followers

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Justin Bieber has been left behind by the Instagram Rapture.

Stephen Colbert signs off with a song

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For his final show, Stephen Colbert went out with a bang and a song.

Washingtonians bid farewell to Colbert

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Comedian Stephen Colbert bid farewell on his final show Thursday night with the help of a pantheon of celebrities, including Washington notables and dignitaries.

Everyone from National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins to New Jersey Sen. C...

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...

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