Portland Singer Wows The Judges On The Voice

Posted by Pat Boyle on September 23, 2014
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Photo courtesy of NBC.com

Portland, Oregon – 23 year old Taylor John Williams made a big splash on Monday night’s season premiere of the hit TV show, The Voice. Judges Adam Levine and Gwen Stefani both wanted to mentor him. Williams chose Stefani, who said she inspired him.

Williams told the judges “I’ve been singing my whole life; really started writing a …

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Apple Reveals Larger iPhones and Smartwatch

Posted by Associated Press on September 9, 2014
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CUPERTINO, Calif. — For the first time in years, Apple’s iPhones weren’t the star of the show. Apple unveiled a smartwatch on Tuesday, a wearable device that marks the company’s first major entry in a new product category since the iPad’s debut in 2010.

The move is significant because of recent questions about whether Apple still has a knack for innovating …

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Comedian Joan Rivers Dead at 81

Posted by Associated Press on September 4, 2014
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Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday. She was 81.

Rivers died at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, surrounded by family and close friends, daughter Melissa Rivers said. She was hospitalized Aug. 28 after going into cardiac arrest …

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Classic TV Cowboy At The Oregon State Fair

Posted by Pat Boyle on August 29, 2014
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Salem, Oregon – Classic TV cowboy James Drury is making an appearance at the Oregon State Fair through Monday signing autographs. Fair spokeswoman Amber Lindsey says Drury grew up in Salem and is coming back to his roots. His appearance helps celebrate his 80th birthday.

Drury starred in The Virginian which aired on NBC for nine seasons, ending in 1971. It …

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Did Miley Know?

Posted by Steve Leader on August 26, 2014
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Photo Courtesy: YouTube/Inside Edition

When Miley Cyrus brought a homeless man on stage Sunday night to accept her Video of the Year award, she may not have known he’s wanted in Oregon.

Inside Edition and the New York post are reporting that Jesse Helt, 22, was arrested for trying to break into a Salem apartment in 2010.  And that there’s a warrant …

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