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Leave your body to the dogs -- and save lives

Search and rescue canines train for the worst. They were developed to be used during catastrophic events like 9/11, the Joplin, Missouri. tornadoes and more recently the Oso, Washington mudslide. They bring people home, dead or alive. But something they need to do so is hard to come by -- and a bit unnerving.

Blasting shakes NE Bend homes

Bend neighbors blast contractor's demolition work

A new housing development in northeast Bend is not only preparing for dozens of new homes near the Sandalwood neighborhood, but also leaving some nearby neighbors wondering if their homes will survive the project's blasting.

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Fred Meyer staying the path on second Bend store

City infrastructure hurdles have slowed Fred Meyer’s plans to open a store at the northern end of Bend. But as the retailer and planners met with area residents Thursday night, it was clear that patience and optimism by developers are keeping the plans alive.

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US economy misses its mark at end of 2014

The U.S. economy gained steam last year, but it closed out the year with a big disappointment, raising more questions about 2015.

America's economy grew only 2.6% in the final three months of the year, much lower than the estimate of 3.3%.

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Romney not running in 2016

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will not make a third run for president, he told supporters on a Friday morning call, saying he believes it's "best to give other leaders in the party the opportunity" to become the nominee.

Romney acknowledged du...

New program could change road taxes

ODOT to try out per-mile road charges

Oregon Department of Transportation officials say funding for road maintenance and other transportation needs is declining. More and more vehicles are becoming more fuel-efficient, lessening the number of trips to the pump.

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Attic fire hits Prineville-area home

The Red Cross was called to help three people whose home was hit by a destructive attic fire northwest of Prineville on Thursday morning, causing an estimated $30,000 damage.

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Kitzhaber will talk to media about fiancée Hayes

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gov. John Kitzhaber plans to speak to reporters Friday about his fiancee's work for a clean energy group.

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U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service

Warm winter leaves Oregon snowpack at record lows

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's mountain snowpack, vital for farms, fish and ski resorts, is in the midst of another miserable year, posting record low depths despite normal precipitation.

Judge deciding fate of Dave's Killer Bread co-founder

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — A judge in Hillsboro is deciding Friday whether to send the co-founder of Dave's Killer bread to a state mental hospital or allow him to remain free with conditions.

Obama sequestration remarks

CNN

Obama unveils new medical research initiative

President Barack Obama on Friday announced the details of his "Precision Medicine Initiative," a proposal aimed at pushing the U.S. to the forefront of cutting edge medical treatments.

The initiative "will leverage advances in genomics, emerging metho...

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Suge Knight arrested in run-over death

Marion 'Suge' Knight Arrested

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Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is facing a possible murder charge after allegedly running over two men, killing one, following an argument in Compton, California, according to authorities.

"So far, people we talked to said it looked like it was...

'Thorn Birds' author Colleen McCullough dies

Colleen McCullough

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The Australian author of the bestselling novel "The Thorn Birds" has died.

"It is with great sadness...that the iconic and much-loved author, Colleen McCullough, passed away on Thursday in hospital on Norfolk Island, aged 77," publisher Harper Collins...

Eddie Murphy returns to SNL after 30 years

Eddie Murphy, Stevie Wonder

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He's back!

After more than 30 years, Eddie Murphy is returning to Saturday Night Live.

The comedy legend will appear on the 40th anniversary special of the NBC sketch comedy show. The special airs February 15.

Murphy, who started his stand-up comedy ca...

'Fresh Off The Boat' tweet draws backlash

Fresh Off the Boat cast

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ABC's "Fresh Off The Boat," the first sitcom to feature an Asian American family in two decades, has run into renewed controversy a week before its debut.

While the show has been praised for its potential to rebut stereotypes, its social media team fl...

Justin Bieber: 'I'm not who I was pretending to be'

Justin Bieber

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Justin Bieber posted a heartfelt video on social media entitled "Here we go" on Wednesday, apologizing for acting arrogant or conceited.

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