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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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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.

Highway 97 at Lava Butte

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More crashes, power outages as record cold lingers

A third day of record cold kept Central Oregon roads slick on Sunday and police and medics busy with another round of crashes, including a 2-vehicle crash on Highway 97 north of Bend that injured several people. More than 600 Sisters-area residents were without power for several hours.

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Obama pays respects at the Bataclan in Paris

President Barack Obama paid a midnight tribute Monday to the victims of the Paris terror attacks, ?laying a single white rose at the Bataclan club where ISIS terrorists unleashed carnage two weeks ago.

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Pedestrian struck, killed by light-rail train in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed by a light-rail train in southeast Portland.

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Driver arrested following crash that killed passenger

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — A McMinnville man has been arrested following a single-car crash in Whiteson that killed his female passenger over the weekend.

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore.

Wyden hails end to 'needless' NSA phone dragnet

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., hailed the end of the National Security Agency’s phone records dragnet, which was officially shut down Sunday, as the result of the USA Freedom Act.

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Man lying in Gresham street run over by vehicle, dies

GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) — Gresham Police say a 58-year-old homeless man who was lying in the street was run over by a vehicle early Sunday morning.

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Heavy rain diminishes drought in Western Washington

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Heavy rains have diminished drought conditions in most of Western Washington, but much of Eastern Washington remains in "extreme drought."

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Oklahoma declares state of emergency

Flooding and wintry precipitation have led to at least 10 deaths in Texas and Kansas as a storm system moves across the central Plains, authorities reported.

Jennifer Markovsky and Ke'Arre Stewart


2 civilians killed in Planned Parenthood shooting ID'd

Jennifer Markovsky, 35, and Ke'Arre Marcell Stewart, 29, were the two civilians killed in Friday's Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado Springs, Colorado


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


Adele.com 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.

Rowling defends Snape from haters

JK Rowling

Wall to Wall Media Ltd.

Severus Snape: good guy or bad guy?

If you said "bad guy," J.K. Rowling wasn't having it.

The Harry Potter author injected herself into a debate on Twitter of the Defense Against the Dark Arts professor -- and regular Potter tormentor -- after a user w...


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