A man lights a joint (KOIN 6 News, file)

Will legal marijuana reduce crime rates?

With the recent murder of medical marijuana store owners, cops are left to wonder what will happen once the drug becomes legal for recreatio…

Reed College (Reed College website, File)

Reed College group sex leads to lawsuit

A male student who was expelled from the school after being accused of sexual assault says the school discriminated against him because of h…

People stand ready to check in volunteers Thursday, April 16, 2015, outside Grants Pass, Ore., where a local chapter of the constitutional activist group the Oath Keepers is recruiting people to help provide security for a gold mine on federal land where the claimholders are in a dispute with federal regulators. (AP Photo/Jeff Barnard)

Gold miner to armed supporters: Back off

One of the claimholders of a southwestern Oregon gold mine has asked armed supporters to back off while he works out his differences with fe…