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Recreational marijuana is legal Wednesday - within limits

Starting Wednesday, recreational marijuana becomes legal in Oregon for adults 21 and older. But there are limits, state officials reminded Tuesday.

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Oregon growers look forward to new era of retail marijuana

WILLIAMS, Ore. (AP) — Once a month, veteran medical marijuana growers and hopeful newbies gather in the old Williams Grange hall in a small rural valley in southern Oregon long known for growing some of the best cannabis on the planet.

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Central Oregon crews tackling several new wildfires

More than 200 firefighters worked Monday to contain a lightning-sparked fire north of Dayville that has blackened over 4,600 acres, as crews tackled several new blazes spotted after a weekend of thunder and lightning over much Central Oregon.

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Calif. motorcyclist seriously hurt in NW Bend crash

A 24-year-old California man was thrown from his motorcycle and seriously injured Monday afternoon in a collision with a car at a northwest Bend intersection, police said.


Late Aloha teen, Bend man among 18 honored for heroism

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 16-year-old Oregon boy who drowned while trying unsuccessfully to save his younger brother's life is one of 18 people to be honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism.

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Portland Fire mulls burn ban that would include fireworks

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland fire officials are considering burn bans that would include fireworks through the July 4 weekend.

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No-shooting zone proposed for area east of Redmond

BEND, Ore. (AP) — Deschutes County is making plans to implement a no-shooting zone east of Redmond city limits.

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California governor signs strict school vaccine legislation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The governor of California has signed a contentious bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country.

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No hate crimes found in 6 black church fires

When six black churches in the Southeast burned in the days following the Charleston church killings, authorities and church members were immediately suspicious.

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Greece asks for new bailout as it heads for default

In another dramatic turn, Greece made a desperate attempt to halt its plunge into economic chaos Tuesday by requesting a new European bailout even as it hurtled toward default.

Greece asked for a two-year bailout from Europe, its third in six years. T...

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Federal officials reject wolf petition from advocates

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Federal wildlife officials have rejected a petition from advocates who sought to reclassify gray wolves as a threatened species in most of the U.S.


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Miss USA co-hosts withdraw over Trump comments

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The Miss USA pageant was already without a television broadcaster. Now the event no longer has any hosts, the latest fallout over Donald Trump's incendiary remarks about Mexican immigrants.

Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner file for divorce

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One day after their 10-year anniversary, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner confirmed they are filing for divorce.

Nuns: Don't sell our former convent to Katy Perry

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Katy Perry's music has won her millions of fans around the world. But the pop megastar's charms have yet to sway one key group: A handful of Catholic nuns in Los Angeles.

Ballet dancer Misty Copeland makes history

Misty Copeland, May 2015

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American ballerina Misty Copeland, a cultural phenomenon outside the dance world, has been promoted to the highest rank of the American Ballet Theatre, becoming the first African-American female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history.

Why celebrities die over and over online

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Gravel-voiced singer Joe Cocker died in December, but you wouldn't know that from reading social media in recent days.


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