Oregon

Airliners and Air Force Jets Encounter Mystery Craft Over Oregon, FAA Confirms

Something quite out of the ordinary occurred in the skies over Oregon on October 25th, 2017. A mystery aircraft was flying in daylight hours among …

UFOs

DHS employee among 22 arrested in prostitution sting

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — An Oregon Department of Human Services Child Protective Services employee was among 22 men arrested during 2 Washington …

Portland, OR

5 Best Portland Shopping Streets

01 of 05<p>NW 23rd Avenue<p><b>Where to go:</b><br>Shopping all of NW 23rd in one go would be a feat. I recommend starting near Burnside and working your down the …

Urban Outfitters

OSU building tsunami vertical evacuation site on coast

NEWPORT, Ore. -- A potential mega-earthquake could shake the Pacific Northwest and send a giant wave of water to the coast.<p>Oregon State University …

Portland, OR

The Chemical Reaction That Cleans Everything

<b>Q. What exactly does bleach do? If I soak a cracked dish, the stains seem to be gone — but are they really?</b><p><b>A.</b> The active ingredient of bleach is sodium hypochlorite, which is made up of three common elements, sodium, oxygen and chlorine, said May Nyman, professor of chemistry at Oregon State …

Science

Trump Enters Fraught Territory By Criticizing Al Franken

<b>UPDATE (8:07 a.m. PST)</b> President Trump lashed out on Twitter on Thursday night against Sen. Al Franken, who has been accused by a Los Angeles radio …

Al Franken

Ohio justice reveals sexual history in controversial Facebook post

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) - Ohio Supreme Court Justice Bill O'Neill shared on his public Facebook page that he's been sexually intimate with "50 …

Portland, OR

Oregon’s population keeps rising, now at 4.1 million

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – New estimates put Oregon’s population at 4.1 million.<p>An annual report from Portland State University’s Population Research …

Portland, OR

Woodland teen fighting viral meningitis for the fifth time in 4 years

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>In an extremely rare case, a Washington 14-year-old has been diagnosed with viral meningitis for the fifth time.<p>Elianna Neumann …

Viral

Mortified mom of teen charged in Eagle Creek fire speaks: 'This is a trauma for him'

The 15-year-old suspected of starting the Eagle Creek fire by playing with fireworks is a church-going snowboarder from a large Ukrainian family …

Crime

Vancouver woman reported missing

Police are asking for the public’s help with finding a 19-year-old woman who went missing Thursday night.

Portland, OR

Jesus! The Line for Hamilton Tickets is LOOOOOOOOONG!

by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey Nick OlmsteadTickets for the Broadway smash <i>Hamilton</i> went on sale today in Portland, and people are <b>going NUTS,</b> y'all! The …

Portland, OR

Wolf OR-23 Shot And Killed In Wallowa County, Oregon

Oregon State Police are asking for help finding a poacher who shot and killed a wolf in Wallowa County.<p>According to a press release, the body of the …

Animals

Jury convicts Brent Luyster of murder for shooting, killing three people in Woodland

VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) -<p>A jury convicted a man of murder for the shooting deaths of three people at a Woodland home.<p>Brent Luyster, 37, was convicted …

Crime

President Donald Trump Nominates Billy Williams as U.S. Attorney for Oregon

President Donald Trump today announced the appointment of several U.S. Attorneys, including Billy Williams as the U.S. Attorney for Oregon, the …

Donald Trump

Oregon Lawmakers Call On Sen. Jeff Kruse To Resign

Lawmakers in the Oregon Capitol are calling on Sen. Jeff Kruse, R-Roseburg, to resign after a fellow state senator filed a formal complaint against …

Corruption

Apple paid $3.3 billion in Q4 dividends as its market valuation grew $162B larger than Google

Feature<p>On Thursday, Apple paid its shareholders of record (as of November 13th) a quarterly dividend of $0.63 per share, totaling $3 billion in …

Stocks

5,000 stopped for distracted driving law

Near Pike Place Market, above State Route 99, tourist Chris Kettner was able to easily spot the people driving distracted.

Portland, OR

Friday Forum: Rural Healthcare in Oregon

Portland, OR

Check out Damian Lillard's New Roller Skating Inspired Sneaks

by Wm.™ Steven Humphrey Courtesy AdidasFor you sneakerheads out there—and roller skating fans LIKE ME—it's welcome news that the Blazers' Damian …

Portland, OR

How to protect the personal data in your car

Coraetta Oliver uses Bluetooth to keep her hands on the steering wheel while talking on the phone. But, she makes sure to delete all the phone …

Portland, OR

Taking A Look At Ohio State’s Future Non-Conference Opponents

Let’s take a look ahead to see who the Buckeyes will be playing out of conference in the coming years.<p>Ohio State has always scheduled tough, and the …

College Football

Oregon could be only school to possess No. 1 recruiting class in basketball and football in same year

The future of Oregon basketball and football is in great hands. In this era of Duck athletics, Dana Altman and Willie Taggart are bringing some of …

College & University

In Oregon, You Can Now Save for Retirement. Unless You Object.

The lack of retirement savings among Americans is almost universally bemoaned but nudging, prodding and lecturing have done little to build up nest eggs for old age. So some states say they are going to make it easier to save with a simple plan: an automatic payroll deduction for retirement savings.<p>…

Business

78 bulldogs rescued from California puppy mill looking for forever homes

Police seized 78 bulldogs from an apparent puppy mill in Southern California.<p>The French and English bulldogs were discovered with mange and urine …

Dogs

Portland Hamilton tickets go on sale Friday

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Tickets for the hit Broadway show Hamilton go on sale in Portland Friday morning at 10 a.m., but fans started lining up …

Portland, OR

Earthquake shakes off Southwest Oregon coast

PISTOL RIVER, Ore. – Residents on the southern Oregon coast might have felt a bit of trembling Friday morning.<p>A small, 3.2-magnitude earthquake was …

Portland, OR

Veteran Oregon Ducks aren't surprised Scott Frost is now one of the country's most coveted coaches

EUGENE -- Scott Frost has been a head coach for all of two seasons and is already one of the hottest candidates in college football. Nothing about …

College & University

Oregon Delays Dungeness Crab Fishing Opener

The commercial Dungeness crab season is delayed along the entire Oregon Coast until at least Dec. 16 after tests showed crabs are too low in meat …

Fishing

Quack Fix 11-17-17: Women’s Basketball School

Women’s Basketball defeated #18 Texas A&M last night in the semifinals of the preseason WNIT tournament with a dominant second half and a final score …

Oregon Ducks