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Central Oregon pacing state's job growth

Central Oregon's job growth is pacing the state, up 3.5 percent over the past year, the state Employment reported Wednesday.

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Prescribed burn planned today by Black Butte Ranch

Given favorable weather conditions, Deschutes National Forest fuel specialists on the Sisters Ranger District plan to conduct a prescribed burn Wednesday on land beside Black Butte Ranch.

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Senators urge funding for sage grouse conservation

DENVER (AP) — Five Democratic senators are asking colleagues to fund preservation efforts for the imperiled greater sage grouse and Gunnison sage grouse.

Hundreds gather in Salem to protest planned LNG pipelines

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of people rallied at the Oregon Capitol, calling on Gov. Kate Brown to block two proposed liquefied natural gas export terminals in the state.

Parking meter bribery: Ex-Portland official gets 2 years

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a former Portland city official to two years in prison for taking bribes to help a Florida company land a contract to install high-tech parking meters.

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Pendleton Round-Up denied F-15 flyover

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Flyovers by F-15 fighter jets at sporting events have returned after the U.S. Air Force put the tradition on hold for two years. But a flyover at the Pendleton Round-Up is still unlikely this year.

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Students return to class after meeting vaccine requirements

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Four of the five students excluded last week from Yamhill-Carlton Intermediate School for not being vaccinated against whooping cough are back in class.

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Hays County Sheriff's Office

Texas floods: Clean-up, searches continue

Jennifer Gonzalez lost everything after 7 to 8 feet of water swept through her Martindale, Texas, house. The same goes for the residence of her daughter and 4-month grandchild, as well as those of her neighbors and cousin down the street.

Even then, G...

World Cup soccer

Adidas

FIFA corruption dubbed 'World Cup of fraud'

FIFA's Ethics Committee has banned 11 individuals from soccer-related activities amid U.S. allegations of corruption, FIFA said. Several of the banned individuals were named in a Wednesday indictment outlining corruption allegations.

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Rick Santorum runs for White House again

Rick Santorum, the former Pennsylvania senator who mounted an unexpectedly strong bid for the Republican nomination in 2012, is making another bid for the White House.

Santorum will formally launch his campaign Wednesday evening from a factory in the ...

Crooked River Ranch visitor hits Keno jackpot

Visiting friends you haven't seen in a while is its own reward, but winning Keno while visiting friends doesn't hurt either.

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  • Periscope: Four ways it's shaking up media

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    It's May 2, and in London, the Duchess of Cambridge has entered St. Mary's hospital to give birth to her second child. CNN Royal Correspondent Max Foster is waiting just outside in a crowded press area. He can't do much on TV until the baby is born. ...

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Will Amy Schumer be the next Bachelorette?

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The day after comedian Amy Schumer appeared on ABC's "The Bachelorette," the Internet was all a twitter about her becoming the show's next star.

'Jonny Quest' hitting the big screen

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Jonny Quest is going into action once again.

The animated adventures of the young adventurer thrilled kids in the 1960s (and in the many reboots that followed), but now he's headed for the big screen in live-action form.

Even though the show lasted one...

Pitch-correcting software has changed music forever

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"Do you believe in life after love?" Cher used to sing. And if you've ever heard that song, you might now have an earworm in your head.

The singer's 1998 comeback track marked the first prominent use of a technology called "Auto-Tune", a pitch correct...

Daughters: B.B. King was 'poisoned'

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Two of B.B. King's daughters are alleging that the blues legend was poisoned to death by his closest associates. But the coroner says preliminary autopsy results don't support that contention.

King's daughters, Patty King and Karen Williams, made the ...

'Tomorrowland' tops slow Memorial Day box office

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Disney

Hollywood did not have a happy Memorial Day weekend. In fact, it was the worst since 2001. Disney's futuristic utopian film "Tomorrowland" took the top spot, but opened to a somewhat dystopian $41.7 million at the box office.

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