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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 24, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, Sports

  PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers never trailed in a 110-95 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night. The Blazers moved within a game of the Denver Nuggets for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 24, 2017 7:44 pm Associated Press, News

  NIGHTCLUB SHOOTING-GUILTY Man guilty in 2013 murder outside Portland nightclub PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 26-year-old man has been found guilty of murder in the shooting of a man outside a Portland nightclub. The Portland Police Bureau said in a news release that a Multnomah County jury on Thursday found Xavier Bolden guilty of […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 22, 2017 7:58 pm Associated Press, News

  UO LAWSUIT-PROFESSOR UO professor sues school over gender discrimination (Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com) EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has been hit with a lawsuit by one of its psychology professors over claims that she is being paid substantially less than several of her less-experienced male colleagues. The Register-Guard reports Jennifer […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 21, 2017 7:53 pm Associated Press, Sports

  SEATTLE (AP) — Kelsey Plum scored 38 points, adding another record to her career resume, and No. 3 seed Washington raced past No. 6 seed Oklahoma 108-82 on Monday night to earn a berth in NCAA Tournament regional semifinals. The Huskies (29-5) are going to the Sweet 16 in consecutive years for the first […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 21, 2017 7:51 pm Associated Press, News

  JAIL DEATH Jailed man who attempted suicide dies at hospital HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was jailed in Hillsboro has died at a hospital after attempting to kill himself. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that 36-year-old Ryan Freeman was found unresponsive in his cell Friday […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 20, 2017 7:47 pm Associated Press, News

  SEATTLE (AP) — Jordan Morris drew a penalty to set up the first goal, scored on a header in the 66th minute to give Seattle the lead, and the Sounders celebrated last year’s MLS Cup title with a 3-1 win over the New York Red Bulls Sunday. More than 45,000 turned out for Seattle’s […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 20, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, News

  OREGON DATA CENTER Amazon 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 […]

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Latest Oregon news, sports, business and entertainment

March 17, 2017 7:47 pm Associated Press, News

  POLICE SHOOTING-LAWSUIT Family of veteran shot by Eugene police files $7.5M lawsuit (Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com) EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The family of a former Army soldier who was shot to death at his home in 2015 by a Eugene police officer has filed a $7.5 million lawsuit against the city, officers and […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 17, 2017 7:45 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

  VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored on the power play in the third period and the Dallas Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night. Both teams are well back in the Western Conference playoff race. The Canucks finished winless on their five-game homestand, with the last three losses coming in […]

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Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press

March 16, 2017 7:48 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–SportsMinute/282 SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 36 points and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 110-106 on Wednesday night, spoiling LaMarcus Aldridge’s return from a health scare. C.J. McCollum added 26 points for the Trail Blazers, who were coming off a 23-point loss in New Orleans on Tuesday. PORTLAND, Ore. […]

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