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.
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 …
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 …
Posted by Associated Press on February 3, 2015
Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh standing in a cage just before being burned to death by his captors
CAIRO — A video released online Tuesday purportedly showed a Jordanian pilot captured by the Islamic State extremist group in Syria being burned to death by his captors following a weeklong drama over a possible prisoner exchange.
The military confirmed the death of Lt. Muath Al-Kaseasbeh, 26, …
Posted by Associated Press on February 2, 2015
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Ten years removed from his last Super Bowl win, Tom Brady wasn’t letting this one slip away.
Sure, the brilliant Brady needed a huge play by an undrafted rookie to preserve New England’s 28-24 Super Bowl victory over Seattle on Sunday night. But Brady’s imprint was all over the Patriots’ sensational fourth-quarter rally for their fourth NFL championship …