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Thursday, Apr 19

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Jennifer Hart friend: 'I'm more confused than before'

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- Investigators say Jennifer Hart was drunk when she drove her family off a California cliff. Records show a trail of child abuse concerns going back to 2008, when the family lived in Minnesota. And yet, Nusheen…

Tuesday, Apr 10

Facebook users still waiting on privacy scandal notices

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NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook said it would begin notifying users Monday if their data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, although it appears to be taking its time. The 87 million users who might have had their data shared…

Friday, Mar 30

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Relatives of Venezuela jail fire victims begin mourning dead

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VALENCIA, Venezuela (AP) - In the living room of his family's two-story blue and white home in one of Valencia's poorest, most crime ridden neighborhoods, relatives gathered around Daniel Marquez's wooden casket and wailed as they examined…

Thursday, Mar 15

18

James Comey coming to Portland

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) --- Former Director of the FBI James Comey is making a stop in Portland. Comey will be in town on Saturday, April 21 to talk about his forthcoming book, A Higher Loyalty. The talk is presented by Powell's Books at…

Monday, Mar 12

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Tillerson visits Chad and gets an earful about US travel ban

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N'DJAMENA, Chad (AP) - On an unlikely visit to dusty and desolate Chad, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday told the African nation's citizens they're welcome in the United States. It wasn't enough to overcome a Trump administration…

Saturday, Mar 10

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AP-IA--Iowa News Digest 4:10 pm, IA

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Hello! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Iowa. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Des Moines Bureau at 515-243-3281 or apdesmoines@ap.org. Iowa News Editor Scott…

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In the tough times, Trump goes it alone

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WASHINGTON (AP) - His staff hollowing out and his agenda languishing, President Donald Trump is increasingly flying solo. Always improvisational, the president exercised his penchant for going it alone in a big way this week: first, by…

Saturday, Mar 3

06

Next up at the Kennedy Center? A new focus on hip-hop

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WASHINGTON (AP) - It was late October 2017 and a packed house of VIPs had gathered at Washington's Kennedy Center to watch David Letterman receive the Mark Twain award for a career in comedy. A stream of comedians took the stage to sing…

Friday, Mar 2

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Harvey Weinstein 'Casting Couch' statue debuts pre-Oscars

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - A golden statue of a bathrobe-clad Harvey Weinstein, seated regally atop a couch with an Oscar in hand, took up temporary sidewalk residence close to the site of Sunday's Academy Awards. "Casting Couch" is a…

Saturday, Feb 24

03

Winter Weather Advisory until 4 am Saturday

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A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 4 a.m. Saturday for a giant part of Oregon and southwest Washington up to Seattle. What you'll see depends on where you are. At elevations under 500 feet, snow may only accumulate on the side of…

Saturday, Feb 17

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Romney, favored in Senate bid, could take on outsized role

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney's extensive resume has many Republicans looking to him to take on a role, if he's elected Utah's next senator, often filled by John McCain as an elder statesman and counterweight to a president many in the GOP…

Wednesday, Feb 14

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Prince Henrik, husband of Danish monarch, dies at age 83

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Prince Henrik, the French-born husband of Danish monarch Queen Margrethe who publicly vented his frustration at not being the social equal of his wife or their son in line to become Denmark's king, died late…

Tuesday, Feb 6

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Brexit uncertainty to stay Bank of England's hand

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LONDON (AP) - There can rarely have been a more complicated time to set interest rates for the U.K. economy. While high inflation, low unemployment and stable growth would usually prompt the Bank of England to raise interest rates again…

Thursday, Feb 1

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Reaction to Trump's immigration offer casts doubt on a deal

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's State of the Union offer of a "down-the-middle compromise" on immigration did nothing to move Republicans and Democrats closer to a deal, as Democrats accused the president of lacing his speech…

Sunday, Jan 28

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#MeToo movement starting to show generational divides

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Where there has been solidarity and safety in numbers in the #MeToo movement, there is now also an increasingly apparent generational divide. Compared to their elders, younger women are seen as generally more willing to speak out about…

Wednesday, Jan 24

03

Measure 101 decision: What does it mean?

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) -- The answer on how Oregon will fund its state Medicaid program, a decision placed in voters' hands, will arrive tonight. Voting for the special election on ballot Measure 101 will end on Tuesday at 8 p.m., affecting…

Sunday, Jan 21

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Federal shutdown enters Day 2 amid blame game on both sides

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders offered no obvious solution to reopening the government and engaged in unrelenting finger-pointing during a rare Sunday session in the hours leading up to a vote to end the shutdown before the workweek…

Saturday, Jan 20

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Pope: Femicides in Latin America a scourge that must stop

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TRUJILLO, Peru (AP) - Pope Francis denounced femicides and other gender-based crimes that have turned Latin America into the most violent place on Earth for women, calling Saturday for legislation to protect them and a new cultural mindset…

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Singer Ed Sheeran announces engagement on Instagram

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Ed Sheeran performs on NBC's "Today" show on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) Ed Sheeran performs on NBC's "Today" show on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, in New York. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision…

Thursday, Jan 18

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UK and French leaders reach border deal, disagree on Brexit

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CAMBERLEY, England (AP) - The leaders of Britain and France met Thursday against a military backdrop to pledge closer cooperation on defense, security and borders after Britain leaves the European Union. But President Emmanuel Macron also…

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White House official: Trump immigration views have evolved

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's views on immigration and building a wall along the Mexico border have evolved since his presidential campaign, the White House chief of staff said Wednesday. Those changes are giving some people…

Tuesday, Jan 16

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Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert

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The false alarm came two days after Hawaii's emergency management department sent a mistaken warning of a North Korean missile attack to mob…

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RiverPlace high-rises rile neighbors

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Plan for new towers will mean demolition of older, lower buildings along the west bank of the Willamette River in downtown.

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Authorities: Deputy shoots armed person in stolen vehicle

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Authorities say a deputy shot an armed person in a stolen car in Eugene after that person fired a weapon.

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Minit Man Market in NE Portland robbed at gunpoint

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Two men robbed a Northeast Portland market at gunpoint on Monday night, according to Portland Police.

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PDX-bound flight canceled after plane hits de-icing truck

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A Portland-bound Alaska Airlines flight hit a deicing truck at Logan Airport in Boston before takeoff on Monday afternoon, causing minor dam…

Semi-truck crashes off I-84 and into Columbia River

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A semi-truck crashed through a guardrail on Interstate-84 and came to rest partially in the Columbia River on Monday afternoon, Multnomah Co…

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Police: 13 malnourished siblings shackled, held captive

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Authorities say an emaciated teenager led deputies to a California home where her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy condition…

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Alert sends Hawaii scrambling; Are Oregonians ready?

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Chris Voss, the director of Emergency Management for Multnomah County, said people tend to be prepared for things they've been through befor…

Fallen boulder raises questions: ‘You’d be crushed’

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Randall Hagar was on a normal Sunday hike with his family on a trail at Beacon Rock Park when they stumbled upon on a huge boulder, leaning …