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Man arrested in UO bomb scare

The man was allegedly walking around campus with his finger on the button of a device with a wire up his sleeve.

A U.S. Capitol Police officer keeps watch on the East Plaza of the Capitol as the investigation continues at the nearby Washington Navy Yard where at least one gunman went on a shooting rampage, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

13 dead, including gunman, in DC shooting

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says authorities now believe there was only one gunman responsible for the Navy Yard shooting rampage that le…

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Canby market robbed, register trashed

Surveillance video shows a masked man simply walking behind the counter, taking some cash and trashing the register — in just one of a seri…

Washougal police are looking for a group of teenagers believed to have intentionally run over a cat and then driving back to watch it die in the 2700 block of H Street in Washougal, Wash., Sept. 13, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Witnesses: Teens purposely ran over cat

Witnesses said the boys returned to the scene twice as the animal was dying. The group’s truck is described as a late-2000s model white Ford…

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Seattle sets stadium noise record

The record-breaking decibel reading was taken during a Seahawks’ sack of San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick in the first quarter of …

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Gresham Holiday Inn clerk tied up, robbed

Gresham police are working to find out if a possible serial robber is responsible for tying up a Holiday Inn clerk and stealing the Gresham …

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Lightning sends tree into Ore. home

Lightning sent a tree crashing into a Beaverton-area home Sunday, coming at what is being described as the “worst possible time.”

A lightning strike lights up the Fremont Bridge in downtown Portland. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013. (Steven/KOIN 6 News viewer photo)

Thunder, lightning sweep through area

The first thunder of the day in Oregon was registered in the Coast Range. By about 11 p.m., a cell developed south of Portland near Canby, O…

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Online votes save Newberg’s drive-in

The popular Oregon summer movie venue needed help to stay open, and turned to its online fans for votes for a new, theater-saving digital pr…

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Now open: I-5 bridge over Skagit River

Officials have been working toward this moment ever since an oversize truck load hit the bridge on May 23, sending one 160-foot section and …

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Many US bridges old, risky and rundown

An Associated Press analysis of 607,380 bridges in the most recent federal National Bridge Inventory showed that 65,605 were classified as “…

A tribal fisherman hauls in a salmon with a gill-net Wednesday,, Sept. 7, 2011, along the Columbia River, near Hood River, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Record Chinook salmon return on Columbia

The fall Chinook salmon run on the Columbia River is the largest run in at least the past 75 years, and it could reach 1 million fish by the…