This May 16, 2013 photo provided by Nichole Tomlin shows her Granbury, Texas backyard and rubble where Tomlin says there used to be a neighborhood. (AP Photo/Nichole Tomlin)

Photos: Deadly tornadoes strike Texas

A powerful storm crushed buildings as it tore through North Texas, leaving some as just piles of planks and rubble. Trees and debris were sc…

FILE - In this April 9, 2013 photo, a white-tailed deer moves through the Shawnee National Forest near Belknap, Ill. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Relocated deer adapting in SW Wash.

More than a month after an elaborate operation moved three dozen endangered Columbian white-tailed deer to protected habitat in Clark County…

WIlliam Sly, one of three suspects wanted in connection with the theft of about $20,000 worth of copper wire and metal from a rock quarry in Dayton, Ore., earlier this month, is in custody. (Marion County Jail)

One arrested in $20K metal theft

The suspect is one of three men wanted in the theft of $20,000 worth of copper wire and metal from a Dayton rock quarry.

This pit bull named Honey and another one named Magnum went into a Longview, Washington house and killed a cat. (Courtesy photo, Longview Humane Society, May 16, 2013)

2 pit bulls enter Longview home, kill cat

The pit bulls got loose from their owner’s home a few blocks from the Andersons’ home, came in through the family’s partially fenced back ya…

Dakota Gordon, 7, holds a candle as she looks at crosses in memory of her cousins, Braden and Charlie Powell, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, during a vigil in Graham, Wash. The vigil was held at the vacant lot where the home rented by the boys' father, Josh Powell once stood. Powell blew up the house during a parental visit with the boys while a social worker was locked outside on Feb. 5, 2012. He was also a suspect in the 2009 disappearance of his wife Susan Cox Powell in Utah. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Search for Susan Powell yields nothing

After a two-day search near Salem failed to yield any trace of missing Utah mother Susan Powell, authorities said they may close the investi…

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Six rescued poodles ready for adoption

Half a dozen poodles are looking for a loving home, up for adoption about a week after being confiscated from a southeast Portland home.

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New bond measure proposed for Hillsboro

School leaders in Hillsboro, hoping to pay for repairs and safety upgrades at district schools, are looking at placing a bond measure on Nov…