Deschutes County Sheriff’s Rescue Chicago Hikers

Posted by Associated Press on June 18, 2014

BEND, Ore. (AP) – A Deschutes County sheriff’s officer says two women hikers from Chicago who called for help along the Pacific Crest Trail in central Oregon have been rescued.

Deputy Liam Klatt says 29-year-old Johannah Hail and 23-year-old Andra Sturtevant had been hiking a 500-mile section of the trail from Willamette Pass, Oregon, bound for Mount Rainier in Washington.

Klatt says …

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Battered Bastards of Baseball

Posted by Mike Turner on June 17, 2014

The Portland Mavericks are brought back to life at the Sundance Film Festival.

A documentary called the Battered Bastards of Baseball opened to rave reviews and Netflix has purchased the story.

It will premier at the Portland Art Museum on July 11th and will be available on line from Netflix following the showing. A movie of the same name is said …

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Gun Awareness in Vancouver

Posted by Mike Turner on June 17, 2014

A gun control group and a pro gun group camped out within feet of one another in Esther Short Park Tuesday.

While the two groups appear to be on opposite sides of the gun debate, they both agree it’s important for parents to talk about whether there is a gun in their home or not.

The Vancouver chapter of the Brady Campaign …

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Benghazi Suspect In Custody For 2012 Attack

Posted by Associated Press on June 17, 2014
Gutted U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya after 2012 attack

Gutted U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya after 2012 attack

WASHINGTON — A Libyan militant suspected in the deadly Sept. 11, 2012, attack on Americans in Benghazi has been captured and will be tried in the U.S., the first apprehension of an alleged perpetrator in the assault that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three others.

President Barack …

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Another Brian Williams Rap from Fallon Goes Viral

Posted by Steve Herman on June 17, 2014

The latest installment staring NBC’s NIghtly News Anchor Brian Williams hit The Tonight Shows airwaves Monday, this time to “Baby Got Back” by Sir MIx-a-Lot:

The production team takes years of footage to piece together a single song, word-by-word. If you’ve missed the other ones, you can see them all here: