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Judge tosses inmate's sneaker warning lawsuit

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon judge needed less than a half hour to dismiss a $100 million lawsuit filed by an imprisoned pimp who contended Nike should have included a consumer warning on the sneakers the man used to beat a prostitute's customer.

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Eugene PD say they found 'locked out of car' thief

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police in Eugene say they have located a woman suspected of being the "locked out of car" thief.


Man convicted in 2011 NE Ore. plumbing shop killing

PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — A 52-year-old man has been convicted of murder in a fatal 2011 shooting at a plumbing shop near Milton-Freewater, Oregon.


Man who lives in travel trailer sees it stolen

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — In Vancouver, an 86-year-old man who lives out of a travel trailer is hoping anyone who sees his stolen home will help him get it back.


Rooster hitches ride with owner to job site

WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — Kim Lancaster's drive to work took her 112 miles over sometimes-rough roads. When she reached her job site along the Columbia River in central Washington, she discovered she had inadvertently taken her rooster to work.

Man gets 5 years after OSP 22-pound meth seizure

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — A judge in southern Oregon has sentenced a 25-year-old man to five years in prison after Oregon State Police seized 22 pounds of methamphetamine from a vehicle in which he was a passenger.

Federal judge upholds water for Klamath salmon

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a federal water agency did not violate the law when it made special reservoir releases last year to help salmon in Northern California's Klamath River survive the drought.

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Ore. health officials prep for Ebola, say risk is low

State public health officials said Wednesdasy they are ready to respond in the unlikely event a person ill with Ebola infection arrives in Oregon, but they emphasize that risk of exposure remains low.


Chemical explosion injures 1 at medical lab

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — One person was injured by broken glass when some chemicals reacted to produce an explosion at a medical products laboratory in Eugene.

Hwy. 22 Mill City condenser blockage

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Highway 22E reopens after condenser rolls

Oregon Hwy. 22E west of Mill City was partially blocked for much of Wednesday and a detour in place while workers cleared a truck crash in which a 70,000-pound cylindrical condenser rolled onto the highway, Oregon State Police said


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