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BOY SCOUTS-LAWSUITFormer Oregon Boy Scouts file $14M suit claiming sex abuse(Information from: The Oregonian/OregonLive, http://www.oregonlive.com)PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Two men have filed a lawsuit against the Boy Scouts of America and its local branch for $7 million each, claiming they were sexually abused by a former scout leader in Milwaukie in the 1970s.

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PORTLAND POLICE SHOOTINGGrand jury finds officer deadly force on teen justifiedPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A grand jury has found that a Portland officer was justified in using deadly force when he shot and killed a 17-year-old boy in February.Portland Police Sgt. Pete Simpson said in a news release the grand jury made the determination Tuesday that Officer Andrew Hearst was justified regarding the death of Quanice Hayes.

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MAYOR-SOLICITING SEXOregon mayor accused of soliciting sex with 14-year-old girl(Information from: The Oregonian/OregonLive, http://www.oregonlive.com)PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The 71-year-old mayor of a town in southern Oregon has been arrested and accused of setting up a meeting to have sex with a 14-year-old girl who was actually a police officer.

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OREGON DATA CENTERAmazon planning third data complex near Hermiston(Information from: East Oregonian, http://www.eastoregonian.com)PENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Amazon is proposing to build a third data complex west of Hermiston consisting of four data centers.The East Oregonian reports that the Seattle-based e-commerce giant recently bought 120 acres of land next to the Hermiston Generating Plant. It already operates two server farms in eastern Oregon.

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MARIJUANA-LAWSUITFormer Jackson County commissioner files counter lawsuit(Information from: Mail Tribune, http://www.mailtribune.com/)MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A former Jackson County commissioner accused in a lawsuit of bilking investors to finance a pot shop has filed a counterclaim.The Mail Tribune reports that Doug Breidenthal filed the lawsuit Thursday contending his professional reputation has been damaged.

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CHILD'S DENTAL DEATHHealth Department opens investigation into dental deathVANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Department of Health has opened an investigation into the case of a 4-year-old southwest Washington boy who died after a dental procedure.KGW-TV reported Friday the health department has 170 days to complete the investigation.

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TRUMP TRAVEL BAN-LAWSUITS-THE LATESTThe Latest: Judge doesn't extend order on new travel banGREENBELT, Md. (AP) ��� A federal judge in Seattle has ruled that his order blocking President Donald Trump's original travel ban does not apply to the revised executive order.

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RANCHING STANDOFF-BUNDY LAWYERLawyer for Oregon standoff leader sees charges dismissed(Information from: The Oregonian/OregonLive, http://www.oregonlive.com)PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed criminal charges against the lawyer for the leader of the armed occupation at an Oregon wildlife refuge.

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DOZEN LOST HIKERSTexas hikers rescued at Multnomah Falls; no injuriesMULTNOMAH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a dozen hikers from Texas were rescued in the Multnomah Falls area after they became stuck across a snow hazard.The Multnomah County Sheriff's Office says deputies and other rescue personnel were dispatched Tuesday afternoon to search after receiving location data from a hiker's cellphone that placed them 1.2 miles up the Multnomah Falls Trail.

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STUDENT DROPOUT MEASURELawmakers, advocates demand funding of education measureSALEM, Ore. (AP) — As the Oregon Legislature considers sweeping cutbacks and tax hikes to close ag $1.6 billion budget deficit, an education ballot initiative that voters overwhelmingly approved in November may be on the chopping block before it goes into effect.

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MISSING SKIER-RECOVERY EFFORTSearch for missing skier on Mt. Hood becomes recovery effort(Information from: KEZI-TV, http://www.kezi.com/)HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say the search for a 57-year-old man who went missing on Tuesday while skiing on Mt. Hood has become a recovery effort.Sgt. Pete Hughes with the Hood River Sheriff's Office told television station KEZI that after consulting with a doctor, authorities believe Steve Leavitt has not survived.

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IGUANA RESCUEFire crews rescue iguana from eastern Oregon house firePENDLETON, Ore. (AP) — Fire crews slipped an oxygen mask over the face of a 20-pound iguana after rescuing the creature from a house fire in Oregon.Pendleton Fire Department Assistant Chief Shawn Penninger tells the East Oregonian that only an adult human and the reptile were home at the time of the fire on Friday afternoon. The person was unharmed.

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XGR-LOBBYIST-NOT A LOBBYISTGovernor's news adviser's role changed due to ethics lawSALEM, Ore. (AP) — Gov. Kate Brown says her new adviser, a recently-retired state lawmaker, cannot lobby lawmakers after all.This comes after a Eugene newspaper said new adviser Peter Buckley's work in the Legislature could be hamstrung by a 2007 ethics law that Brown chiefly sponsored.

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RANCHING STANDOFF TRIAL-NEVADADefendant medical complaint interrupts Bundy standoff trialLAS VEGAS (AP) — A medical complaint involving a defendant with a history of health problems briefly interrupted the Las Vegas trial of six men accused of wielding guns during an April 2014 armed standoff between followers of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and federal agents.

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DOJ-CHILD PORN HACKINGChild porn case dropped as DOJ refuses to turn over code(Information from: The Columbian, http://www.columbian.com)SEATTLE (AP) — Federal prosecutors have decided to drop child pornography charges against a Washington teacher after the Justice Department refused to disclose information about a software weakness it exploited during an investigation last year.