Naked Woman Wraps Herself in Flag, Threatens to Set Fire

Posted by Jeremy Scott on August 21, 2014

Rosemary Reynolds contributed to this story

PORTLAND — A naked woman who police say was under the influence of a stimulant threatened to light a building in downtown Portland on fire late Wednesday night.

Witnesses called 911 saying she climbed a flagpole on top of the Oregon Bank Building at Southwest 3rd and Washington, ripped down the flag and draped it around herself.  She …

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American Journalist Beheaded In Iraq

Posted by Associated Press on August 20, 2014

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama pledged Wednesday to continue to confront Islamic State militants despite the beheading of an American journalist in Iraq, standing firm in the face of the militants’ threats to kill another hostage unless the U.S. military changes course.

Obama’s remarks affirmed that the U.S. would not change its military posture in Iraq in response to the killing …

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Another Woman Accused of Having Sex with Inmate

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on August 20, 2014

Hillsboro, Ore. – A second employee of the Washington Jail has been arrested for
having sex with Inmate.

According to Sgt. Bob Ray these sexual encounters are happening in a more secluded part of the jail.  Civilian employee, 32-year-old Brett Robinson is in hot water now.

“From the arrest that we made last month, a different jail services technician. We discovered information that Ms. Robinson had …

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Woman Stabbed to Death in NW Portland

Posted by Steve Herman on August 20, 2014

Portland, Ore. — The search is on for man wanted of stabbing  29-year-old Nicole Laube to death Tuesday evening.

Authorities say the search has been narrowed down to one man. SGT Bob Ray with the Washington County Sheriffs Office says that the woman works at the Commons at Timber Creek where the incident happened. A witnesses says she was showing the man a unit …

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A Tragedy Remembered

Posted by Mike Turner on August 19, 2014

Though many in Forest grove would just as soon forget the tragic accident that killed two Forest Grove girls playing in the leaves along a residential street.

The girl who ran over the girls she didn’t see will not be prosecuted or deported by immigration authorities.

Some say she should be forgiven. A family statement says …

“Today is like any other day …

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