Boiler issue closes Sisters Elementary; other schools open

A broken boiler prompted closure of Sisters Elementary School on Monday, but no other school closures or delays were reported as slick roads linger from last week's major snowstorm.


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Boiler issue closes Sisters Elementary; other schools open

A broken boiler prompted closure of Sisters Elementary School on Monday, but no other school closures or delays were reported as slick roads linger from last week's major snowstorm.

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Prineville Police Dept.

Gunman holds up Prineville gas station, gets away

A gunman held up the Chevron gas station-convenience store in downtown Prineville early Sunday morning and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said. Officers released two security-camera images in hopes the public can help them identify and arrest the suspect.

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Deschutes County Sheriff's Office

Ten injured in Highway 97 crash north of Bend

Ten people were taken to two hospitals with serious to minor injuries after a nearly head-on crash on Highway 97 north of Bend Sunday afternoon, just one of a large string of crashes around the region that officials said serve as a reminder to slow down on the still-slick streets.

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Marion County Sheriff's Office

Rescue underway for two Mt. Jefferson climbers

A rescue operation was underway Monday for two climbers on Mt. Jefferson after one reportedly fell into a crevasse late Sunday, Marion County sheriff's deputies said.

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Threat closes University of Chicago campus

The University of Chicago has shut down its campus after learning of an anonymous online threat of gun violence said to be planned for Monday.

The school said Sunday that FBI counterterrorism officials informed the school of a threat, specifically of ...

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Bend residents turn out for Climate Change March

Over 2,000 events worldwide were held on Sunday, including one in Bend, with one message for global leaders, to cut back on fossil fuel by thinking green.


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Redmond police chase, catch fugitive sex offender

Acting on a tip, Redmond police on Saturday found a convicted sex offender wanted on a four-year-old warrant, leading to a brief pursuit on snowy streets, a crash and the fugitive’s subsequent arrest, officers said Sunday.

I-5 at Roseburg freezing rain

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Freezing rain hinders I-5 travel near Roseburg

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State Police say freezing rain has caused multiple crashes on Interstate 5.

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Schools prepare for parents to opt out of state tests

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon school officials are preparing for a new law that will allow parents to opt their children out of taking standardized state tests.

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Klamath Falls geothermal company files for bankruptcy

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A Klamath Falls geothermal company has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy after building wells in the Olene area in recent years.

Statue of Liberty

David Ariosto/CNN

Statue of Liberty originally conceived as Muslim woman

The artist who sculpted theStatue of Liberty wanted thestatue placed in Port Said.


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  • This $5 computer sold out in a day

    Raspberry Pi computer

    Raspberry Pi Foundation via CNN

    Raspberry Pi has raised the bar on low-cost computing again.

    The UK-based educational nonprofit released a new, tiny computer on Thursday for $5, the Raspberry Pi Zero, and sold out of it online within a day.

    That's $30 cheaper than its original Raspb...

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'Hunger Games' wins 5-day Thanksgiving box office contest

Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2

Murray Close/Lionsgate

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" won the five-day Thanksgiving weekend, bringing in an estimated $75.7 million in the U.S.

Adele's '25' sells record 3.38 million copies in first week

Adele via CNN

Adele's official numbers are in, and they are historic.

Lohan's stepmom removed from plane

Lindsay Lohan in court


Actress Lindsay Lohan's stepmother was removed from a cross-country flight, according to media reports.

Tracy Morgan: 'I went to the other side'

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Tracy Morgan says his life will never be the same after a near-fatal car crash in June 2014 -- and that's not necessarily a bad thing.

'Gods of Egypt' director apologizes for cast

Alex Proyas in Sydney, Australia, July 26, 2014

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The makers of the forthcoming film "Gods of Egypt" apologized for showcasing a predominantly white cast amid criticism over lack of diversity in a film based on Egyptian mythology.


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