Oregon

Charges dropped against Oregon woman in California rampage

SALEM, Oregon — All charges have been dropped against a young Oregon…

 

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pauses while speaking at a rally on Tuesday in Carson, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Clinton, Sanders in tight Ky. race; Sanders, Trump win Ore.

WASHINGTON — Bernie Sanders won Oregon's presidential primary and battled Hillary Clinton…

 

In this May 15 photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign stop in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Clinton aims for Kentucky win to break Sanders’ momentum

WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton sought to avoid primary losses…

 

This Aug. 21, 2009, file photo shows an algae bloom in the reservoir behind Iron Gate Dam on the Klamath River near Hornbrook. (AP Photo/Jeff Barnard, File)

Officials sign unusual pact to tear down hydroelectric dams

SACRAMENTO — Endangered salmon blocked for nearly a century from hundreds of…

This Aug. 21, 2009, file photo shows an algae bloom in the reservoir behind Iron Gate Dam on the Klamath River near Hornbrook. (AP Photo/Jeff Barnard, File)
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, laughs as Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis talks to the media after an NFL owners meeting on Jan. 12 in Houston. (Pat Sullivan/AP)

NFL won’t rule out a Raiders move to Sin City

Empty suit, err, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell straddled the fence on Wednesday …

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, laughs as Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis talks to the media after an NFL owners meeting on Jan. 12 in Houston. (Pat Sullivan/AP)
Saint Mary’s was left on the outside looking in on Selection Sunday, while middling teams from power conferences made the NCAA Tournament. (John Lochner/AP)

NCAA selection committee errs in favor of power conference schools

A topsy-turvy season in college basketball delivered a few more twists when…

Saint Mary’s was left on the outside looking in on Selection Sunday, while middling teams from power conferences made the NCAA Tournament. (John Lochner/AP)
49ers general manager Trent Baalke responds to a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine on Wednesday. Baalke said he expects quarterback Colin Kaepernick to be with the 49ers next season.  (Darron Cummings/AP)

Kap’s spot safe on 49ers roster … for now

INDIANAPOLIS — 49ers general manager Trent Baalke said quarterback Colin Kaepernick will…

49ers general manager Trent Baalke responds to a question during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine on Wednesday. Baalke said he expects quarterback Colin Kaepernick to be with the 49ers next season.  (Darron Cummings/AP)
Oregon’s Tyler Dorsey reacts after hitting the ground during the first half of Saturday’s game against Stanford. Stanford won 76-72. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Rosco Allen shoots Stanford over Oregon; Ducks swept in Bay Area trip

Stanford’s Rosco Allen put on a shooting clinic Saturday and it was…

Oregon’s Tyler Dorsey reacts after hitting the ground during the first half of Saturday’s game against Stanford. Stanford won 76-72. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
California's Jabari Bird celebrates hitting a 3-pointer against Oregon in the first half of their game on Thursday in Berkeley. (Ben Margot/AP)

Ducks are no match for Bears: Jabari Bird scores season-high 24

Jabari Bird scored 16 of his season-high 24 points in the first half…

California's Jabari Bird celebrates hitting a 3-pointer against Oregon in the first half of their game on Thursday in Berkeley. (Ben Margot/AP)
In this Jan. 27 file photo, rancher Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch in Bunkerville, Nev. Bundy, the father of the jailed leader of the Oregon refuge occupation, and who was the center of a standoff with federal officials in Nevada in 2014, was arrested in Portland on Wednesday night. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)

Last occupiers of Oregon wildlife refuge surrender to FBI

BURNS, Ore. — Surrounded by FBI agents in armored vehicles, the last…

In this Jan. 27 file photo, rancher Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch in Bunkerville, Nev. Bundy, the father of the jailed leader of the Oregon refuge occupation, and who was the center of a standoff with federal officials in Nevada in 2014, was arrested in Portland on Wednesday night. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
FBI Special Agent in Charge Greg Bretzing reacts as he speaks during a press conference at the Harney County Community Center,  in Burns, Ore., Wednesday. (Beth Nakamura/The Oregonian via AP)

Ammon Bundy urges last refuge occupiers to go home

BURNS, Ore. — A day after eight members of an armed anti-government…

FBI Special Agent in Charge Greg Bretzing reacts as he speaks during a press conference at the Harney County Community Center,  in Burns, Ore., Wednesday. (Beth Nakamura/The Oregonian via AP)
In this Jan. 9 photo, LaVoy Finicum, a rancher from Arizona, speaks to the media after members of an armed group  along with several other organizations arrive at the at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore.  The Oregonian reported that  Finicum was the person killed, citing the man's daughter. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Rancher killed in standoff vowed to die before going to jail

BURNS, Oregon — A member of an armed anti-government group who was…

In this Jan. 9 photo, LaVoy Finicum, a rancher from Arizona, speaks to the media after members of an armed group  along with several other organizations arrive at the at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Ore.  The Oregonian reported that  Finicum was the person killed, citing the man's daughter. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Highway 395 is blocked at Seneca between John Day and Burns, Ore., by Oregon State police officers Tuesday, where police arrested members of a group led by Ammon Bundy who seized the headquarters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge south of Burns on Jan. 2.  (Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)

Shots fired, 1 killed in arrest of Oregon militants

BURNS, Ore. — The FBI and Oregon State Police arrested the leaders…

Highway 395 is blocked at Seneca between John Day and Burns, Ore., by Oregon State police officers Tuesday, where police arrested members of a group led by Ammon Bundy who seized the headquarters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge south of Burns on Jan. 2.  (Dave Killen/The Oregonian via AP)
The 49ers have their new head coach, but huge questions remain about who will lead their offense on the field. Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke will have to make a decision about whether to keep Colin Kaepernick, sign Sam Bradford or trade up in the draft to select Cal’s Jared Goff. (AP photos)

QB question looms large

New 49ers coach Chip Kelly is known for his zone-read offense, and…

The 49ers have their new head coach, but huge questions remain about who will lead their offense on the field. Chip Kelly and Trent Baalke will have to make a decision about whether to keep Colin Kaepernick, sign Sam Bradford or trade up in the draft to select Cal’s Jared Goff. (AP photos)
States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the pot industry's ongoing difficulty banking means they need new options to finance expansion. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)

Pot states take fresh look at out-of-state investment

DENVER — States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look…

States that have legalized pot are taking a fresh look at making it easier for out-of-state investors to get in the weed business, saying the pot industry's ongoing difficulty banking means they need new options to finance expansion. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, file)
This is a combo of file photos showing the Bundy family from left to right, Ryan Bundy, Cliven Bundy and Ammon Bundy. (AP Photos/File)

Man behind armed Oregon band says he’s on mission from God

PORTLAND, Ore. — The man behind the armed occupation of a federal…

This is a combo of file photos showing the Bundy family from left to right, Ryan Bundy, Cliven Bundy and Ammon Bundy. (AP Photos/File)
Ammon Bundy, one of the sons of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, speaks with reporters during a news conference at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters Monday near Burns, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Ranchers who inspired Oregon occupation to report to prison

BURNS, Ore. — Father-and-son ranchers convicted of setting fire to federal grazing…

Ammon Bundy, one of the sons of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, speaks with reporters during a news conference at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters Monday near Burns, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Ammon Bundy chats with a protester Saturday during a march on behalf of a Harney County ranching family in Burns, Ore.  (Les Zaitz/The Oregonian via AP)

Oregon standoff latest in dispute over Western lands

BURNS, Ore. — The remote high desert of eastern Oregon became the…

Ammon Bundy chats with a protester Saturday during a march on behalf of a Harney County ranching family in Burns, Ore.  (Les Zaitz/The Oregonian via AP)
Candida Miller, left, and Brandon Snyder leave flowers at a site of a growing memorial to victims of the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., Tuesday. (AP Photo via Chris Pietsch/The Register-Guard)

Oregon gunman killed himself after police shot him

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The gunman who fatally shot nine people at an…

Candida Miller, left, and Brandon Snyder leave flowers at a site of a growing memorial to victims of the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., Tuesday. (AP Photo via Chris Pietsch/The Register-Guard)
People bow their heads in prayer during a prayer vigil Saturday in Winston, Ore. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Oregon shooter showed little sympathy in calculated killings

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The gunman had already shot several students at close…

People bow their heads in prayer during a prayer vigil Saturday in Winston, Ore. (AP Photo/John Locher)