Oregon bans smoking in cars with kids

Gov. John Kitzhaber signed into law on Tuesday a bill that prohibits drivers from lighting up if a person under 18 is also in the car. The l…

An AMR ambulance (File photo, April 2013)

Car flips, 2 ejected in Lane County

Two men were seriously hurt after being ejected in an early Tuesday morning crash in Lane County that authorities believe was related to bot…

A gavel is shown in a U.S. courtroom (MGN online)

Nurse facing rape charge loses license

A Longview nurse, charged in January with raping a Vancouver woman who later died, had his license suspended by the state of Washington.