A fire destroyed this house in Salem, March 22, 2014 (Salem Fire Department)

Pets die in Salem house fire

The residents of a house destroyed by fire Saturday afternoon in Salem managed to escape safely, but six cats and four birds are believed to…

Blazers' Thomas Robinson (41) dunks during the first half against the Bobcats in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, March 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

Blazers routed by Bobcats in Charlotte

Al Jefferson scored 28 points and two others finished with more than 20 as the Charlotte Bobcats routed the Portland Trail Blazers Saturday …

Soccer ball (MGN Online, file)

Rapids use PKs to defeat Timbers

Vicente Sanchez and Deshorn Brown scored on penalty kicks two minutes apart in the second half to lead the Colorado Rapids to a 2-0 win over…

Wisconsin bench react to a foul call against Oregon during the second half of a third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Ducks fall to Badgers in NCAA tourney

The Oregon Ducks used a late first-half run to open up a 12 point lead at halftime, 49-37, against the Wisconsin Badgers in the third-round …