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Crook County trailer fire displaces family of 9

A family of nine, including seven children, was displaced by a fire at their home east of Prineville early Wednesday, authorities said.

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Powell Butte woman still missing; mother worries

There's no new leads to report in the growing effort to find a 27-year-old Powell Butte woman who disappeared late Thursday night, leaving behind her purse, cellphone, car and dogs. Her worried mother talked with NewsChannel 21 on Tuesday.

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Ore. lawmakers hear heated testimony on gun-control bill

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A proposal that would require background checks on private firearms sales drew two hours of heated testimony from gun-rights advocates and gun control proponents.

Cascade Natural Gas files for 12.4 percent rate cut

Cascade Natural Gas seeks rate increase

Cascade Natural Gas said it filed a natural gas rate increase request with the Oregon Public Utility Commission Tuesday. If approved, it would increase residential customers’ monthly bill by an average of $1.88 a month.

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Firefighters battle blaze at Albany high school

ALBANY, Ore. (AP) — Fire officials in Albany, Oregon, say they're battling a large fire that broke out early Wednesday at a high school.

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Calif. issues mandatory water restrictions

The Golden State could soon refer to the hue of California's lawns.

Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday imposed mandatory water restrictions for the first time on residents, businesses and farms, ordering cities and towns in the drought-ravaged state to re...

Mountain avalanche

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3 dead, 7 missing after Alps avalanche

Three people are dead and about seven others remain unaccounted for after an avalanche Wednesday in the French Alps, an official in the Hautes-Alpes prosecutor's office said.

One person was evacuated to a hospital in Grenoble, France, in "extremely se...

Sheldon Glacier, Adelaide Island, Antarctica

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Antarctica hits 63 degrees, may be a record

A high temperature of 63.5 degrees Fahrenheit might sound like a pleasant day in early spring -- unless you're in Antarctica.

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Boardman coal export terminal gets water OK from DEQ

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Oregon environmental regulators have given a water quality OK to a proposed coal export terminal on the Columbia River, but the project still faces an adverse ruling from another state agency and questions about its economics in a slumping coal market.

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Convicted UO rapist charged in Beaverton woman's killing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The teenager who raped a woman outside Autzen Stadium last football season has been charged with killing a woman at a Beaverton apartment complex.

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Hillary Clinton's outside world is moving in

For the last two years, Hillary Clinton has had a small army of energetic supporters -- outside of her official office -- organizing, strategizing and promoting a possible presidential run.

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Cynthia Lennon, John's first wife, dies

Cynthia Lennon

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Cynthia Lennon, who married John Lennon when he was a struggling musician and was there when he rose to fame with the Beatles, died Wednesday, according to a post on the website of her son, Julian.

She was 75.

"Cynthia Lennon passed away today at her ...

David Letterman: 'This is not the Indiana I remember'

David Letterman

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One of Indiana's most notable native sons, David Letterman, lampooned the state's governor Mike Pence for signing the state's controversial religious freedom law.

Joni Mitchell hospitalized in intensive care

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Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Southern California.

Paramedics from the Los Angeles Fire Department were called to her home around 2:30 p.m. PT (5:30 p.m. ET) Tuesday on the report of a medical emergency, spokesman Robert Hin...

Interview: Jonathan Nolan talks groundwork of 'Interstellar'

Paramount Pictures (inset photo credit: John P. Filo/CBS ©2011 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.)

Acclaimed screenwriter Jonathan Nolan talks about how he crafted with his brother, Christopher Nolan, the sci-fi epic "Interstellar," new on Blu-ray and DVD.

Mark Wahlberg making film about Boston bombing

Mark Wahlberg, blurb photo

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Boston native Mark Wahlberg will star in a film about the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed, Deadline reported Wednesday.

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