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Holiday kitchen fire heavily damages NE Bend home

A Thanksgiving night kitchen fire extensively damaged a northeast Bend home and brought the American Red Cross to help four roommates find shelter for the evening, fire officials said.

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Bend Salvation Army, volunteers deliver Thanksgiving meals

More ta 100 people got a warm Thanksgiving meal in Bend Thursday afternoon. The Salvation Army and AmeriCorps volunteers worked around the clock to get everything ready.

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Bend's 'I like Pie' runners also liked the snow, too

This Thanksgiving, many Central Oregonians ate pie for breakfast, but not until they completed a 2-K run. Thursday was FootZone's ninth annual "I Like Pie" run at snowy Drake Park in Bend.

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Ice, rain could create travel issues

Travelers and Black Friday shoppers, beware -- winter weather across the United States could hamper whatever plans you may have after the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the National Weather Service.

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Fall photos: Big High Desert Snow Dump, more

Our fall photo album took a turn for the white Tuesday as a foot or more of snow dumped over much of the High Desert. Here's a few of those photos - and others from earlier this fall. Feel free to send 1-2 of yours (and where taken/by whom) to stories@ktvz.com.

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Portland high school cancels dance over dirty dancing

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Administrators at a Portland high school have canceled an upcoming winter dance because of concerns about dirty dancing.

Suit claims man was roughed up at Eugene bus station

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A man is suing the Eugene-area transit district saying he was slammed into a sidewalk and handcuffed at a downtown bus station.

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2016 candidates buy in on #BlackFriday

In the heat of the presidential primaries, when every dollar counts, Black Friday deals aren't just for retailers.

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Arrest in Chicago killing of Tyshawn Lee

Four weeks after 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee was allegedly lured into a Chicago alley and killed, police on Friday announced the arrest of a man they characterized as a gang member in the boy's death.

Corey Morgan, 27, is in custody on a first-degree murde...

Black Friday 2015

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Shoppers descend on Black Friday deals

Cue the bargain hunters: The Black Friday shopping marathon has begun.

Millions of people are participating in retail's annual event, which began again this year on Thanksgiving. And, of course, most markdowns are available online.

An early report by ...

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Bjorvika mars2013 by Eva Eide - Own work. Licensed via Commons

2015 set to be warmest on record; Cities consider going car-free

Last month, Oslo became the first major city to announce ambitions to go car-free by 2019, pledging a comprehensive and permanent ban in the Norwegian capital -- but it's not the only urban hub trying to reduce their reliance on vehicles.


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  • NASA says space anomaly caused by comets

    Comet ISON

    Cameron McCarty/MEO/MSFC/NASA

    An anomaly in deep space that has been the focus of speculation and observation for weeks over possible extraterrestrial life may have just been solved.

Entertainment Headlines

Paul Walker's father sues Porsche over actor's death

Paul Walker


The father of actor Paul Walker, who was killed as a passenger in a 2013 crash of a Porsche Carrera GT, is suing the automaker and charging the car was unsafe.

The suit alleges that Porsche advertised the vehicle as "a racing car licensed for use on t...

Rock band supports bullied girl's dreams

Foster the People

Foster the People at SXSW 2011 by Jason Persse - Flickr. Licensed via Commons

It's another example of how one person's story can make a big impact.

Casey Kasem's children file wrongful death suit

Casey Kasem


Three children of radio host Casey Kasem filed a wrongful death suit against his widow, accusing her of elder abuse and emotional neglect.

"Casey's early death occurred as a direct and proximate result of Jean's neglect and physical abuse of Casey," t...

Bend's 'I like Pie' runners also liked the snow, too

I like pie (1)

This Thanksgiving, many Central Oregonians ate pie for breakfast, but not until they completed a 2-K run. Thursday was FootZone's ninth annual "I Like Pie" run at snowy Drake Park in Bend.

Why Adele speaks to you

Adele 25 cover

CNN, XL Recordings, Jive Records, Spotify, BBC, TF1 Productions

As you read this, the numbers cited below are changing at such a spectacular rate that the recording industry is pinching itself to see if it's dreaming ... or, more likely, in utter disbelief that it's still alive. And well.

Because in an age when ni...


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