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Oregon Deputy Filmed Repeatedly Punching Restrained Man

Oregon Deputy Filmed Repeatedly Punching Restrained ManA sheriff's deputy in Oregon has been reassigned pending an internal



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Oregon Senator Denied Entry To Immigration Detention Center, Has Police Called On Him

Oregon Senator Denied Entry To Immigration Detention Center, Has Police Called On HimOregon Sen. Jeff Merkley (D) was barred from entering an immigration detention



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Oregon Gov.: Ryan Zinke Conceded There’s No Money In Drilling Off Our Coast

Oregon Gov.: Ryan Zinke Conceded There’s No Money In Drilling Off Our CoastWASHINGTON ― Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke infuriated governors of coastal



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Undocumented Woman Cleared For Liver Transplant After Oregon Hospital Rolls Back 'Archaic' Policy

Undocumented Woman Cleared For Liver Transplant After Oregon Hospital Rolls Back 'Archaic' PolicyShe has since been cleared for care



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Oregon boy, 8, dies from flesh-eating bacteria after falling off bike

Oregon boy, 8, dies from flesh-eating bacteria after falling off bikeAnd 8-year-old boy from Oregon has just died days after contracting rare, flesh-eating bacteria.



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Oregon appeals court upholds damages in gay wedding cake case

Oregon appeals court upholds damages in gay wedding cake caseA three-judge panel of the Oregon Court of Appeals rejected a petition by Melissa and Aaron Klein, former owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa, to overturn the ruling by the state’s labor commissioner as a violation of their rights under the U.S. Constitution to freedom of religion and expression. “Today’s ruling sends a strong signal that Oregon remains open to all,” Brad Avakian, the state’s labor commissioner, said in a written statement.



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Porsche stolen 27 years ago discovered in Oregon wilderness  

Porsche stolen 27 years ago discovered in Oregon wilderness  A cold case investigation into the mystery disappearance of a Porsche 27 years ago has finally been solved. The 1979 Porsche 924 coupe went missing from a car park outside a cinema in the city of Medford, Oregon, in 1991. Police say the classic car had not been seen for more than two decades when a dog walker stumbled across the overturned wreckage in remote woodland on 28 November. Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office investigated initial reports that human remains were found with the wreckage, however bones on the ground nearby were determined to belong to a deer. “A man walking in a wooded area this week came across a vehicle reported stolen nearly 27 years ago,” the sheriff’s office said. Porsche stolen 26 years ago recovered in Oregon: t.co/NUI5Y2TnB9pic.twitter.com/fEdg9pLEpe— John de Leon (@DeLeon_Times) November 30, 2017 “He called dispatch to report finding an overturned vehicle down a steep embankment. The position of the vehicle at the base of a cliff made it nearly impossible to see from the road above. “Heavy forest debris indicated the vehicle had been there for a significant period of time. The registration tags expired in 1991. Further investigation found the Porsche was reported stolen on January 20, 1991.” The sheriff's office say it is working to determine the best course of action to remove the vehicle. “Its location on steep, rugged terrain presents logistical and environmental concerns for removal,” they said. Mercedes car stolen without using a key in seconds



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Massive Oregon wildfire started by teen with fireworks, police say

Massive Oregon wildfire started by teen with fireworks, police sayA fire burning over 30,000 acres in the Columbia river gorge just outside Portland was started by a teenager setting off fireworks on a forest trail last Saturday, police say. Oregon state police spokesman Bill Fugate said that the suspect under investigation by police was a 15-year old-male from Vancouver, Washington. Charges have not yet been laid, but could range from arson to reckless burning.



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Ash covers Oregon cities, wildfire smoke chokes US West

Ash covers Oregon cities, wildfire smoke chokes US WestTROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — A growing Oregon wildfire covered parts of Portland's metropolitan area Tuesday with ash and forced the shutdown of a lengthy stretch of highway through the state's scenic Columbia River Gorge.



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The Latest: Oregon wildfire grows, more homes threatened

The Latest: Oregon wildfire grows, more homes threatenedTROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the U.S. West (all times local):



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