Leonard Nimoy, “Star Trek’s” Spock Dies

Posted by Associated Press on February 27, 2015

LOS ANGELES –- Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.

Nimoy’s son, Adam Nimoy, said the actor died Friday of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at his Los Angeles home. He was 83.

Although Leonard Nimoy followed his 1966-69 “Star Trek” run with a notable career …

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FBI and IRS Probe Kitzhaber

Posted by Associated Press on February 26, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. — The director of the Oregon State Department of Administrative Services says he was questioned two weeks ago by agents from the FBI and the IRS in a federal investigation of former Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes.

Michael Jordan also disclosed Wednesday in an interview with The Oregonian that state technicians went through the offices of …

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American Sniper’s Father In Law Reacts To Guilty Verdict

Posted by Pat Boyle on February 25, 2015

Eddie Ray Routh, Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield (Courtesy: Associated Press)

STEPHENVILLE, Tex. — Lake Oswego Mayor Kent Studebaker, the father of American Sniper Chris Kyle’s widow, says he’s pleased a Texas jury made what he believes is the right decision.  It found Eddie Ray Routh guilty in the shooting death of Kyle and his friend, Chad Littlefield two years ago.

Routh’s …

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Congress Hones In On Cover Oregon Shutdown, Demands All Documents

Posted by Kaylene Beaujolais on February 14, 2015


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – A Congressional panel investigating Cover Oregon has asked departing Gov. John Kitzhaber to preserve all documents related to the shutdown of the dysfunctional health insurance exchange.

A letter submitted Friday by four members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform asks for a slew of documents in hopes of understanding whether campaign advisers played a …

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Storm Slams Northwest

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 7, 2015

The “Pineapple Express” storm hit the Northwest over the weekend, especially Southern Oregon and Western Washington, bringing high winds, flooding and downed trees. A large tree collapsed onto 1st Street in Beaverton Saturday, it damaged some cars and the street was blocked for the weekend. In Oregon City, a rock slide closed Singer Hill Road.  In Lincoln City, all the …

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