Josefina Ramirez (head down) was sentenced to 15 years in prison for the 2011 slaying of a teenage boy. She is 17. (July 12, 2013, KOIN 6 News)

Teen girl gets 15 years in 2011 slaying

Josefina Ramirez, who was the first to take a plea deal and the last to face the court, will spend the next 15 years of her life in prison f…

Wintler Park in Vancouver, July 12, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Water rescuers leave Wintler Park area

Rescue crews that responded to a report of a near drowning at Wintler Park in Vancouver cleared the scene after determining there was no one…

A mobile HIV-testing site outside the Red Cross Donation Center in Portland, Ore. It is part of a national demonstration Friday, July 12, 2013, to put pressure on the FDA to lift a longtime ban barring gay and bisexual men from donating their blood. (KOIN 6 News)

Gay blood drive targets FDA ban

As part of a grassroots effort organized by documentary film director Ryan James Yezak, gay men attempted to give blood Friday at donation c…