Gunman, 3 others killed in Arkansas shootings

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on May 4, 2014


JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — A gunman who shot and killed three people and injured four more in northeast Arkansas was an acquaintance or friend of the victims, police said Sunday, but noted the motive still is unknown.

Jonesboro Police Sgt. Doug Formon identified the shooter as Porfirio Hernandez, 40, who recently had been released from a mental …

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California Chrome wins 140th Kentucky Derby

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on May 3, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — California Chrome pulled away down the stretch for a dominant win at the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday at Churchill Downs.

Taking charge at the top of the lane, California Chrome and jockey Victor Espinoza made a decisive move and quickly sprinted clear. They finished the 1¼ miles in 2:03.66.

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Lillard’s Buzzer Beater Sends Blazers to Round 2

Posted by Joe Simons on May 3, 2014


The crowd at the Moda Center  held a moment of silence to honor Dr. Jack Ramsay  before game six of the western conference playoff series between the Trail Blazers and Rockets. That would be the last time the Moda Center would be silent before the clock hit .09 left in the game.

Portland came out riding a wave of emotion and …

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There is No Tomorrow

Posted by Mike Turner on May 2, 2014

Or Sunday at least. Blazer fans fill up the Moda Center in anticipation of a game six win and series victory Friday night.

Free Comic Books

Posted by Mike Turner on May 2, 2014

Saturday is Free Comic Book Day. A half dozen comic book stores will be handing out up to ten free books to each person who comes in.

Peter Fagnant of Excaliber Comics loves the day.