Brandon Murdock James at his arraignment in Clackamas County on multiple sex charges, Sept. 25, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Babysitter sex investigation continues

The man accused of luring 13-year-old girls to his Milwaukie apartment, plying them with alcohol, handcuffing them and then sexually assault…

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5-year-old starts 2-alarm apartment fire

His grandmother rescued the 5-year-old and three other young children as the fast-moving fire lit up the underside of the boy's bed and then…

Portland Public School teacher Jeff Miller, Sept. 25, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Teachers rethinking retirement over PERS

A proposed Public Employee Retirement System change would allow districts to add teachers and restore budget reduction days. But Oregon teac…

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Washington Initiative 522: Yes, or no?

Sometimes it's tough to separate fact from fiction when it comes to campaign initiatives. KOIN 6 News digs into the specifics behind Washing…

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$100 bills in groceries part of contest

It turns out the $100 bills a handful of Salem shoppers reported finding in such unlikely places as a carton of eggs were placed by a Portla…

A funnel cloud in Albany, Sept. 25, 2013 (Report It: Mark Chevalier)

Funnel cloud spotted in Albany

A funnel cloud was spotted just before noon Wednesday near Albany, the National Weather Service reported. Find out why it didn't touch down.