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Jefferson County Sheriff's Office

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 condos fire near Mount Hood

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

River water quality testing

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.

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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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

Senate committee OKs bill removing seatbelt exception

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A proposal requiring everyone riding in a car to wear seatbelts has advanced to the Senate floor.

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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.

Blue Bell ice cream recall

From Blue Bell/FDA

Blue Bell recalls all ice cream products

After weeks of gradual recalls, Blue Bell Creameries is now pulling all of its products off the shelves.

The company is recalling its entire line of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and other frozen snacks because they could be contaminated with Lis...



Groups sue to stop plans to kill cormorants to save salmon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Conservation groups have filed a lawsuit to stop plans to shoot more than 10,000 double-crested cormorants in the Columbia River Estuary.

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OSU researchers boost Wi-Fi bandwith tenfold

Researchers at Oregon State University said Monday they have invented a new technology that can increase the bandwidth of WiFi systems by 10 times, using LED lights to transmit information.

Sage-grouse - BLM


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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  • Google takes aim at Apple with Android Wear updates

    Google Android wear

    From LG/Google

    With just four days until the Apple Watch is finally available, Google is reminding the world that it has smart watches too.

    The company on Monday announced an upgrade to its Android Wear operating system for smart watches. Some features seem to take ...

Entertainment Headlines

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

Demi Moore

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Demi Moore is selling her swanky New York City penthouse.

Willie Nelson to roll out own brand of pot

Willie Nelson

Skip Nocciolo/CNN

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

Colbert wanted to avoid Jon Stewart's 'shadow'

Stephen Colbert

Patty Gaffney/CNN

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

ESPN rips Verizon: We must be part of basic cable

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Rich Brooks/CNN

ESPN is opposing Verizon's move to let its FIOS customers pick whether to get the popular sports network.


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