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Bend woman accused of murder

Bend woman facing murder charge in death of grandmother, 92

A 45-year-old Bend woman was arraigned Monday afternoon on murder and other charges in the  New Year's Eve death of the 92-year-old grandmother she was caring for.  She's also accused of withholding needed care and stealing property, including medications and cash.

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Bend river remains update: Autopsy indicates no foul play

A weekend autopsy on a man's body found in the Deschutes River near downtown Bend late last week found no signs of foul play, police said Monday.

Hwy 20E crash kills 1 injures 4

Utah man killed, 4 hurt in Hwy. 20E van crash near Brothers

An Ogden, Utah man was killed and four people, three of them children, were treated for injuries Monday morning after their minivan left icy U.S. Highway 20E east of Brothers and overturned, Oregon State Police said.

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Kasich, Sanders win in Dixville Notch

Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders got an early boost Tuesday as they won the vote in Dixville Notch, the New Hampshire hamlet that is home to the first vote in the first-in-the-nation primary.

Sanders shut out Hillary Clinton, 4-0,...

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Bend Pilot Butte Canal segment makes National Historic Register

A segment of the Pilot Butte Canal between Cooley Road and Yeoman Road in Bend and Deschutes County is Oregon's latest entry in the National Register of Historic Places, the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department announced Monday.

New video of holdouts

Refuge occupiers post video; Bundy seeks jail vistors

On Day 38 of the armed occupation of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge near Burns, one of the last four remaining occupiers, David Fry, has posted more videos.

Chipotle meeting causes restaurant to close during lunch

Chipotles in Bend, across U.S. close for 4-hour food safety talk

Chipotle restaurants in Bend and across the country reopened Monday after a midday four-hour nationwide closure to talk about food safety efforts in the wake of recent E. coli and other outbreaks.

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Bend gas tax measure ballots go out Feb. 17

The Deschutes County March 8 Special Election only includes one item: the City of Bend Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax, Measure 9-105. Ballots will be mailed on Wednesday, February 17.

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'Baby Shower' helps new moms in need

Courtney Negethon and her husband moved from Montana to Central Oregon in order to start fresh and plant new roots. Now seven months pregnant, Negethon and her husband are just trying to get by each night.

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BLM, grassland plan burning projects around area

Favorable weather and wind conditions are allowing fuels specialists with the Bureau of Land Management Prineville District Office to continue with their winter prescribed burning program. Over the next several weeks, crews plan on working in four separate project areas.

Climate change

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OSU scientist: Window to cut carbon emissions is small

At the rate humans are emitting carbon into the atmosphere, the Earth may suffer irreparable damage that could last tens of thousands of years, according to a new analysis published this week with an Oregon State University expert as its lead author.


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  • Yelp is struggling, stock down 11%



    Yelp is struggling to get a positive review from Wall Street.

    And it's failing. The popular restaurant and shopping review site took a loss of $22 million in the fourth quarter last year, marking the fourth consecutive quarter of losses. In the same q...

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Lena Dunham to rest due to endometriosis

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In a Facebook message, Lean Dunham, star and producer of the HBO series "Girls," told fans that she was going to be taking some time off to rest because of her endometriosis, a condition most common in women in their 30s and 40s.

"It certainly can in...

Why Beyoncé might just be 'a black Bill Gates' after all

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Beyoncé Knowles says she might be a black Bill Gates in the making.

Beyonce joins Diddy, Big Sean, others in helping Flint

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Beyonce is the latest star to work to help the people of Flint, Michigan, who are suffering a devastating crisis after high lead levels were found in the city's water.

Beyonce gets political at Super Bowl

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Fans and critics were appreciative of Beyoncé's halftime show performance at Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, but her political message is now making waves.

Super Bowl 50: Beyond the game itself

Coldplay performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi's Stadium

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For the not-so-pigskin-inclined, here's a rundown of what made Super Bowl 50 a moment in pop culture as much as it is a football game.


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