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Culver infant boy dies; officials investigatng

A 3-month-old Culver boy stopped breathing and died early Monday, despite medics' efforts to save him, and authorities said the grieving family was cooperating in the investigation.

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Fire crews battle blaze at condo structure near Mount Hood

GOVERNMENT CAMP, Ore. (AP) — Firefighters from around Clackamas County have responded to fight a stubborn blaze at a three-story Government Camp condominium structure near Mount Hood.

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Two escaped weekend burns prompt reminders

Two escaped burns in Central Oregon over the weekend prompted fire officials to remind residents to take caution in outdoor burning and follow the regulations, in the remaining days that such burning is allowed.

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DEQ tests Deschutes, other waters for toxins

Central Oregon is home to beautiful blue lakes and rushing water, but hidden in our water are toxic chemicals. And while current levels are low, we now have our best info yet on what's there -- and how much.

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Drought emergencies in Baker, Wheeler counties

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has declared drought emergencies in two more counties — Baker and Wheeler — due to drought, low snowpack levels and low water conditions.

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Hoodoo ends ski season, opens campgrounds early

 Hoodoo Ski area has closed after a difficult, low-snow winter, but that's also allowed its owners to shift gears and open over a half-dozen campgrounds early this spring, they said Monday.

Oregon Legislature

7-hour hearing set for bill expanding background checks

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A seven-hour hearing has been scheduled for a bill expanding background checks to cover most private gun sales.

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Oregon bill would prohibit charges for filming police

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Legislature is looking to make it legal for citizens to film the police, as long as they don't interfere.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev jury selection

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Poll: Tsarnaev should face death penalty

A new CNN/ORC poll finds most Americans think Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the man found guilty on 30 counts related to the bombings which occurred during the Boston Marathon in April 2013, should face the death penalty for his crimes.

Overall, 53 percent of American...


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Halliburton slashed 9,000 jobs

Lower crude prices are great for consumers, but disastrous for oil industry workers.

Halliburton employees are the latest to feel the pain. The company said Monday that it has cut 9,000 jobs over the past two quarters as crashing energy prices have fo...

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Watch sage grouse strut dance, live online

The greater sage-grouse's strutting dance is one of North America's defining wildlife spectacles, and one that few Americans have ever seen - until now.


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  • Video shows glow in stricken nuclear plant

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    A second robotic probe sent into the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant has captured images of a strange green glow.

    Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) deployed the second remote-controlled robot last week after the first one broke down.

    The robot dete...

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AC/DC drummer pleads guilty to charges

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Phil Rudd, the drummer for legendary hard rock band AC/DC, has pleaded guilty to charges of threatening to kill and possession of drugs in a New Zealand court.

Rudd, who previously denied all allegations, made a surprise guilty plea Tuesday before the...

Bobbi Kristina not 'awake,' source says

Bobbi Kristina Brown

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A source with knowledge of the condition of Bobbi Kristina Brown tells CNN that the 22-year-old daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston remains in the same neurological state that she has been in for over 12 weeks.

Although Bobbi Kristina Brown is...

Demi Moore selling $75 million New York City penthouse

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Demi Moore is selling her swanky New York City penthouse.

Willie Nelson to roll out own brand of pot

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Willie Nelson has been signing the virtues of smoking pot for decades.

Colbert wanted to avoid Jon Stewart's 'shadow'

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Even Stephen Colbert didn't want to be the one to replace Jon Stewart on "The Daily Show."


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