These 3 people are being sought for stealing a car in Hillsboro that had a 2-year-old in the backseat. The boy was found unharmed (Hillsboro PD)

Child in backseat of stolen car unharmed

A child strapped into a car seat was briefly taken by three people who stole the car while it idled in front of a store at the Sunset Esplan…

In this Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 photo provided by Johnny Nguyen, Portland police Sgt. Bret Barnum, left, and Devonte Hart, 12, hug at a rally in Portland, Ore., where people had gathered in support of the protests in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Johnny Huu Nguyen)

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A crib (MGN Online, file)

Jack Daniels’ son is Jim Beam

Jim Beam Leathers was born Nov. 14, turning grandparental pique into tradition. Jack Daniels Leathers says his parents named him to upset th…

A kayaker is rescued from the Willamette River near West Linn, Dec. 24, 2014 (TVF&R)

Kayakers bump, flip in Willamette River

Three kayakers were rescued from the Willamette River near West Linn Wednesday afternoon after they flipped while going over a low-head dam.