Police at the scene of a shooting Thursday, June 27, 2013, in the area of Northeast 103rd Avenue and Sandy Boulevard. (KOIN 6 News)

Rape, shooting suspect re-indicted

The man is accused of raping a woman in her home and then chasing her down and shooting at her as she tried to escape in an SUV.

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 1998 file photo, writer Tom Clancy appears at his home in Calvert County, Md. Clancy, the estselling author of more than 25 fiction and nonfiction books for the Penguin Group, died on Oct. 1, 2013 in Baltimore, Md. He was 66. (AP Photo/Vince Lupo)

Author Tom Clancy dies at 66

The best-selling author of “The Hunt for Red October” and other wildly successful technological thrillers died in Baltimore Tuesday.

Resa Mestel, of New York, reacts after finding the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway in Asheville, N.C., closed due to the government shutdown Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. In the wake of a partial shutdown of the U.S. government, the National Park Service began closing down parks and other facilities until federal funding is restored.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Photos: Scenes from the shutdown

The effects of the government shutdown are being felt from coast to coast. From the closure of government offices to the shutdown of nationa…

President Barack Obama gestures while speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, to talk about the government shutdown. Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown Tuesday as a protracted dispute over Obama's signature health care law reached a boiling point, forcing some 800,000 federal workers off the job. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

Lawmakers feeling heat from shutdown

Lawmakers locked in a political stare-down were buffeted by rising anger from across the nation about a shutdown that ruined vacations, sapp…

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Multiple shots fired in NE Portland

Portland police respond after multiple shots were fired in the 4600 block of NE Mallory Avenue shortly before midnight Tuesday.

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GPS gets duo stuck 2 days on Ore. road

A search team has rescued a California couple and their 23-foot motor home from the mud of a Southern Oregon logging road after the couple f…

A plastic bag at a grocery store (KOIN 6 News, file)

Portland clamps down on all plastic bags

Until now, Portland’s plastic bag ban only applied to bigger stores. As of Tuesday morning it expanded to all retail establishments, markets…

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SKorea displays new home-built missile

Tuesday’s televised ceremony of the missile reveal was held at a military airport near Seoul — involving about 11,000 troops, 190 weapons s…

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2 hikers safe, search resumes for others

A sheriff’s officer said a helicopter has picked up two of four hikers being searched for after heading on Washington’s Pacific Crest Trail …

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Washout closes US12 over White Pass

The Washington Transportation Department reports that a 45-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 12 across White Pass has been closed by a washout.

Fort Vancouver was closed by the federal government shutdown, Oct. 1, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Oregon parks close, thousands furloughed

Fort Vancouver is one of the 401 national parks closed by the federal government shutdown, affecting 39 employees and an average of 1400 vis…

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Fla. airport evacuated over packages

In national news, Florida’s Jacksonville International Airport has been evacuated due to “police activity” regarding suspicious packages Tue…

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Ore., Wash. home loans in limbo

The effects of Monday night’s federal government shutdown could even impact the local housing market — as home buyers and sellers wait for …

The San Jose Sabercats and the Arizona Rattlers take the field for the start of the ArenaBowl XVIII in Phoenix, June 27, 2004. (AP Photo/David Kadlubowski, File)

Emmert owner of Portland AFL franchise

The return of arena football to Portland will be officially announced at a 2 p.m. Wednesday news conference at the Moda Center with franchis…

Rocky King, Executive Director of Cover Oregon, announces opening day of the health exchange in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013. Cover Oregon begins offering services today.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Cover Oregon opens with glitches

More than 75,000 unique visitors went to coveroregon.com Tuesday. They couldn’t enroll, however, because the system is not correctly determi…