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Rebecca Sedwick

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Rebecca Sedwick: New questions about bullying

It is a case about alleged bullying that garnered national and international attention.

Before she jumped to her death in September,12-year-old Rebecca Sedwick of Lakeland, Florida, was repeatedly bulled on- and offline, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd...

April is autism awareness month

Redmond family talks about autism's challenges

April is Autism Awareness Month. It's a disability that calls for increased recognition, as one in 88 children have autism, according to the National Autism Association.

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Illness spreads; NW Ore. school district closes

KNAPPA, Ore. (AP) — A school district in northwest Oregon that has struggled all week with an outbreak of intestinal illness closed on Friday so its buildings can be scrubbed down.

Norma Bastidas

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Woman tackles world's longest triathlon

The first time I spoke to Norma Bastidas, she was having a rough couple of days.

Obama makes Obamacare announcement

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President: Republicans 'wrong' on Affordable Care Act

President Barack Obama called on his fellow Democrats to "forcefully defend and be proud" of the fact that millions of people have signed up for health care insurance through the federal marketplaces, and faulted Republicans who are still angling to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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Water from Portland reservoir tests clean

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — There's nothing wrong with the 38 million gallons of water being flushed away from a Portland reservoir.

Salmonella

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Salmonella cases down, but beware of other bacteria

You might want to think twice before heading out to your favorite oyster bar.

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The rise of college 'study drugs'

Around this time of year, you're more likely to find college students in the library cramming for final exams than out partying. In an environment where the workload is endless and there's always more to be done, a quick fix to help buckle down and power through becomes very tempting.

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