Oregon

Brian Schnee via Rebekah Dodson Twitter
February 26, 2019 - 8:22 am
A train that was stuck in wintry conditions outside Oakridge, Oregon, for a day and a half is now "on the move" back to Seattle, Amtrak said Tuesday morning. But the train, with 183 passengers on board, doesn't appear to be out of the woods yet. "Due to weather conditions, additional delays are to...
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AP
January 10, 2019 - 5:31 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials have started killing California sea lions that threaten a fragile and unique type of trout in the Willamette River, a body of water that's miles inland from the coastal areas where the massive carnivorous aquatic mammals usually congregate to feed...
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CBS
December 28, 2018 - 7:24 am
(CBS News) -- Two employees accused of racially profiling a black guest in the lobby of a Hilton DoubleTree Hotel in Portland, Oregon, are on leave Friday morning. The hotel apologized a second time to Jermaine Massey, who in widely shared Instagram videos claimed he was targeted for "calling his...
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AP
December 27, 2018 - 9:10 am
(AP) -- An Oregon man became the first person to traverse Antarctica alone without any assistance on Wednesday, trekking across the polar continent in an epic 54-day journey that was previously deemed impossible. Colin O'Brady, of Portland, finished the bone-chilling, 930-mile (1,500-kilometer)...
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AP
September 10, 2018 - 5:32 pm
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The discovery of a black lab named Lucy led to the unraveling of a criminal case Monday against an Oregon man who had begun serving a 50-year prison sentence. Joshua Horner, a plumber from the central Oregon town of Redmond, was convicted on April 12, 2017, of sexual abuse of a...
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Official Complaint from the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon
August 15, 2018 - 3:22 pm
(KNX 1070) - Can an animal file a lawsuit? That's the story from the 1 p.m. KNX In-Depth show Wednesday where a horse in Oregon, who was mistreated and abused by its owner, filed a complaint in the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon this summer. The Animal Legal Defense Fund is representing...
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CBS NEWS TWITTER
July 25, 2018 - 11:57 am
SALEM, Ore. (CBS News) -- An Oregon high school student disciplined for wearing a "Donald J. Trump Border Wall Construction Co." T-shirt reached a settlement of his lawsuit against the school district, his lawyers said Tuesday. The Hillsboro School District in Portland's western suburbs must pay $...
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Associated Press
July 10, 2018 - 9:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pardoned two ranchers whose case sparked the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. Dwight and Steven Hammond were convicted in 2012 of intentionally and maliciously setting fires on public lands. The arson crime carried a minimum...
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