Wildfire Burns Near West Side Of Bend

Posted by Pat Boyle on June 9, 2014
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Bend, Oregon – A wildfire burning just west of Bend has grown to 6,800 acres. Three schools have  cancelled classes today. Others may hold recess inside, depending on air quality.

More than 300 firefighters are fighting the Two Bulls Fire, which has yet to be contained. Some 40 homes have been evacuated with  2,000 other homeowners being told …

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Police: Vegas Cop Killers Had Anti-Government View

Posted by Associated Press on June 9, 2014
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LAS VEGAS — A husband and wife who went on a deadly shooting rampage in Las Vegas harbored anti-government beliefs and left a swastika and a “Don’t tread on me” flag on the body of one of the two police officers they killed, authorities said Monday.

Jerad and Amanda Miller had been kicked off a Nevada ranch where anti-government protesters faced …

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Man Arrested for Assaulting Teen

Posted by Associated Press on June 8, 2014

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) – Washington County’s sheriff’s deputies arrested a 40-year-old man accused of assaulting a teenage girl. The sheriff’s office says the victim did not know the man, who was identified as Phillip Banuelos. He faces charges of assault, kidnapping, harassment, strangulation and sex abuse. Authorities say the incident occurred Saturday evening in the Cedar Hills area near Beaverton. …

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California Chrome Heads Home Without Triple Crown

Posted by Associated Press on June 8, 2014
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NEW YORK (AP) — California Chrome went home to the West Coast on Sunday with a bandaged right front foot — and no Triple Crown — after bumping another horse leaving the Belmont Stakes starting gate.

Steve Coburn, who co-owns California Chome, was still smarting, too.

He was irked Belmont winner Tonalist didn’t run in either …

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19-Year-Old From Portland Killed in Seattle School Shooting

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on June 6, 2014
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Portland, Ore. – The three people that were shot included a 19-year-old from Portland. He died shortly after arriving at the hospital.

Paul Lee grew up in Northwest Portland. He graduated from Westview High School in Beaverton just last year and was a freshman at Seattle Pacific University.  His Japanese teacher at Westview, Brian Bangerter said it was impossible to be around Paul …

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