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Oregon gun laws allow concealed-carry on campuses

In the wake of the tragic event in Roseburg, gun control laws are once again being debated. Umpqua Community College does not allow guns on campus, and neither does OSU-Cascades.

Roseburg student recounts moments

Mother-son bond over guns links Oregon, Connecticut slayings

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The school shooting in Oregon last week has similarities to a Connecticut elementary school massacre three years ago.

Bend s Reed Market Road reopens

Green light for Reed Market after biz struggles, detours

A week earlier than scheduled, city of Bend officials cut a ribbon across Reed Market Road to celebrate Tuesday's reopening of the key east-west thoroughfare, more than two years after construction began.

Bend solar farm fight continues

Green vs. green: Bend 'solar farm' fight continues

It's a tale that the evergreen-filled and ever-growing city of Bend knows all too well. A developer wants to build, and neighbors don't like it.

Badger Lake Fire near Mt. Hood

Mt. Hood National Forest

New wildfire burns 60 acres east of Mt. Hood

A fire that broke out over the weekend in steep, rugged terrain east of Mt. Hood forced evacuation of a popular hunting area and had burned about 60 acres by Tuesday, forest officials said – a visible reminder that wildfire season is not yet over. But smoke in the High Desert skies late Tuesday was from a prescribed burn to our west.

Ferrioli outlines Oregon lawmakers' steps to curb shootings

Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli (R-John Day) responded Tuesday to questions about the steps Oregon has taken to prevent firearm tragedies following the tragic shooting at Umpqua Community College last week.

Breast Cancer Awareness age and symptoms

Breast Cancer Awareness: Age and symptoms

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month across the nation. Many support the cause by wearing pink. All this month, many clinics and organizations will be hosting events and informational sessions for those wanting to learn more.

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USFS to close west Bend trail for thinning project

The Deschutes National Forest said it is planning to close the Storm King trail in west Bend on weekdays beginning Wednesday for commercial thinning operations.

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EU to 'search, seize' human trafficker boats

After months spent gathering intelligence about people smuggling networks across the Mediterranean, an EU military operation will start stopping and seizing the boats attempting the risky journey.

EU members announced plans for the more assertive appr...

Old courthouse gets a new honor

Old Jefferson County Courthouse makes National Register

A two-story, nearly century-old building in Madras known as "the Old Courthouse" has just been added to the National Register of Historic Places, state officials said Tuesday.

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Nobel Prize for chemistry to be announced today

This year's Nobel Prize for chemistry will be announced Wednesday.

Last year, two Americans and a German won the prize for their work on optical microscopy that has opened up our understanding of molecules by allowing us to see how they work close up...


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    Microsoft stunned the world on Tuesday by launching its first ever laptop, the Microsoft Surface Book.

    Over the past few years, Microsoft has said that its Surface tablets would replace traditional laptops, but now the company has a backup product -- ...

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Leno on why he didn't appear on Letterman's final shows

Jay Leno, January 2015

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One of the biggest questions leading up to David Letterman's final run as "Late Show" host was whether long-time rival Jay Leno would appear to say goodbye.

Aaron Sorkin: Steve Jobs would have liked this film

Steve Jobs trailer

Universal Pictures

Set to be released just days after the fourth anniversary of Steve Jobs' death, a new biopic reveals the complicated genius, ruthless ambition and headstrong visionary that was Jobs.

Pepsi goes 'Back to the Future' with collectible bottle

Pepsi Perfect on hoverboard


Pepsi is releasing a new limited edition "Pepsi Perfect" bottle on Oct. 21 to pay tribute to the day Marty McFly arrived in the future in 1989's "Back to the Future II."

'Buffy' star accused of choking girlfriend

Nicholas Brendon

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Actor Nicholas Brendon, known for roles in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Criminal Minds," was arrested Wednesday in Saratoga Springs, New York.

Tupac Shakur prison letter goes up for sale

Tupac Shakur in Poetic Justice

Columbia Pictures

A Tupac Shakur letter that appears to renounce the "thug life" he embodied is up for sale.


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