A Murder Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on October 24, 2014
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PORTLAND, OREGON   36 year old Teddy Stivahtis, Jr. pled not guilty to the murder of his aunt and robbing several banks.  Stivahtis was arrested by Portland police at the Burlingam Fred Meyer after being on the run for almost two weeks.

He’s facing charges concerning the death of his Aunt Deanna Stivahtis who was found stabbed to death in her …

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Two Dead in Shooting Attack at Canada’s Parliament

Posted by Associated Press on October 22, 2014

OTTAWA, Ontario — A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation’s war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms, authorities and witnesses said.

The attack immediately raised the specter of terrorism, with Canada already on heightened …

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Supreme Court Clears Way for Gay Marriage Expansion

Posted by Associated Press on October 6, 2014
Nicole Pries and Lindsey Oliver celebrate being one of the first same-sex couples married in Virginia

Nicole Pries and Lindsey Oliver celebrate being one of the first same-sex couples married in Virginia

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court unexpectedly cleared the way Monday for a dramatic expansion of gay marriage in the United States and may have signaled that it’s only a matter of time before same-sex couples can marry in all 50 states.

Related: Reaction in Oregon

Rejecting appeals …

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Former NFL WR Chad Ochocinco Looking for Stuff to do in Portland

Posted by Steve Herman on September 30, 2014

Walking around looking for McDonald's in Portland to no avail…

— Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) September 30, 2014

What would you say if I told you former Benagals wide-out Chad Johnson was responding to Portlanders on Twitter lookin’ to hang out?

“Child please”

No, that’s what HE would say…

Really though, the Oregon State great Chad Johnson (formerly Chad Ochocino) is here in Portland, just kickin’ it. …

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Should a Wildlife Refuge Allow Hunting on its Grounds?

Posted by Steve Herman on September 30, 2014
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(Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge)

Should a wildlife refuge allow hunting on its grounds?

Tuesday is your last day to weigh in.

The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge has is proposing a youth hunting program that would allow kids to hunt birds on on the refuge. The idea has some activist’s furious, but those in favor say this is what federal lands are …

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