Holiday Travelers Pack PDX

Posted by Pat Boyle on December 23, 2013
Airport busy

Rosemary Reynolds contributed to this story

PORTLAND — Dozens of flights have been canceled and many others delayed at Portland International Airport today due to bad weather in other parts of the country.  Some 15,000 flights were canceled over the weekend nationwide.

PDX is a busy place today and will be through the first of the year.  Between last Friday and New …

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Glasses May Have Saved Teen in Drive-by Shooting

Posted by Christina Kemp on December 22, 2013

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle teenager’s glasses may have saved her life in a drive-by shooting.

The Seattle Police Department said Sunday December 21st that a 16-year-old girl was lying on a couch inside her southeast Seattle residence when gunfire erupted Saturday night.

Authorities say a bullet struck the bridge of the girl’s glasses and apparently deflected away. The glasses broke, but …

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Holiday Travelers Prepare for Rough Weather, Potential Delays

Posted by Joe Simons on December 21, 2013

CHICAGO (AP) — Freezing rain. Snow. Thunderstorms. Even tornadoes. Much of the nation braced for foul weather on one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, as a wet winter storm created travel worries from Chicago and Detroit to Boston and New York.

Forecasters were predicting everything from freezing rain and snow in the north to torrential rain in the …

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Hospital: Teen who was shot at Colo. school dies

Posted by Christina Kemp on December 21, 2013
Claire Davis 2

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A suburban Denver high school student who was shot in the head by a classmate has died, hospital officials said in a statement Saturday December 21st.

Claire Davis, 17, was in critical condition after being shot at point-blank range at Arapahoe High School on Dec. 13. Friends and well-wishers had posted prayers online and raised money to …

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Major Internet Drug and Fraud Ring in Washington County

Posted by Brett Reckamp on December 20, 2013
Fake ID man

Washington County Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for the man who’s picture appears on all these driver’s licenses.   It’s part of a long and involved investigation.  Below is the press release that was sent out Friday evening.

December 20, 2013–Washington County Sheriff’s Detectives are seeking citizen’s assistance to identify a man whose photo appears on a fake driver’s license. This is part …

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