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SW Bend fire hydrant flooded home vandalism

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SW Bend vandals open fire hydrant; 2 homes flooded

Vandals opened a fire hydrant valve in southwest Bend early Sunday, sending thousands of gallons of water flooding down the street and into at least two homes, causing significant damage, police said.

Oily rags house fire NW Bend

Bend Fire and Rescue

Oil-stained items ignite $100,000 NW Bend house fire

A fire that caused $100,000 damage to a home under construction in northwest Bend’s Old Town neighborhood early Sunday was traced to improper disposal of oil-stained painting supplies, fire investigators said.

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Crook County searchers find overdue hunter

Called out on a turkey hunter who hadn’t returned from a trip in the Ochoco Mountains, Crook County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue crews found the Prineville man early Sunday, learning his vehicle had gotten stuck in the mud, deputies said.

Renested great horned owl

Jesse Short

Teamwork returns fallen Bend baby owl to nest

Sometimes wildlife need a helping hand -- and that was the tale in recent days of a fallen baby great horned owl that on Saturday, with quite a bit of help, was back in its nest.

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'Massive' attack targets al Qaeda in Yemen

An operation targeting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is under way in Abyan and Shabwa, Yemen, a high-level Yemeni government official who is being briefed on the strikes told CNN on Monday.

Ukraine-Russia unrest


Fatal shooting in eastern Ukraine ups tension

Mystery surrounds a shooting incident on a country road in eastern Ukraine that left several people dead and ratcheted up tensions in the region, where pro-Russian groups have seized government buildings and set up roadblocks in defiance of authoriti...

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Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who spent 19 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Association in Defence of...

Oregon gay-marriage ban goes to court this week

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The future of Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage goes before a federal judge this week.

NW brewers fear FDA rule would spike costs

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Northwest brewers are afraid that a proposed rule from the Food and Drug Administration would make it prohibitively expensive for them to recycle their spent grain by providing it to dairy farmers.

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Man dead in Eugene after reports of fire, shots

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police say they're investigating after a 27-year-old man was found dead in a Eugene home, after reports of a fire and possible shots fired.

Judge tosses detective's suit against Clatsop DA

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit that a Seaside detective brought against the Clatsop County district attorney.


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  • SpaceX's Dragon on way to space station

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    Belching smoke and fire, SpaceX's unmanned Dragon spacecraft successfully blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, Friday afternoon on a resupply mission to the International Space Station.

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Country singer Kevin Sharp dies



Country singer Kevin Sharp has died from "complications due to cancer," his mother told CNN. He was 43.

Chris Brown on trial in D.C.

Chris Brown Grammys 2013


Although Chris Brown faces just a misdemeanor charge, the singer has a lot riding on Monday's assault trial in Washington.

He could receive probation in the District of Columbia if found guilty, but a Los Angeles judge is waiting on the verdict before...

Deport Bieber? White House declines comment

Justin Bieber

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The White House has declined to comment on a "Deport Justin Bieber and revoke his green card" petition, saying the "We the People" petition system allows the Executive Office to dodge comments "to avoid the appearance of improper influ...

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