Archive for category: Associated Press

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July 7, 2016 7:39 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1182 PORTLAND CAR-BOMB PLOT Christmas bomber case appeal challenges NSA surveillance PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Civil rights attorneys say surveillance evidence used to convict a Somali-American man who plotted to bomb a Christmas tree-lighting ceremony was unconstitutionally gathered through the U.S. government’s warrantless foreign surveillance program. Mohamed Mohamud admits that he tried tried […]

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July 6, 2016 7:56 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1227 WOLF DELISTING Wolf delisting lawsuit against Oregon reinstated PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Court of Appeals has decided to reconsider a lawsuit against the state that was dismissed in April over its decision last year to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list. The decision Tuesday means environmentalists will […]

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July 5, 2016 8:14 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/879 BBA-MARINERS-ASTROS McCullers, Springer lead Astros to 2-1 win over Mariners HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers struck out 10 in seven strong innings and George Springer homered for the second straight day to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Monday. McCullers (4-2), who missed his previous turn […]

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July 5, 2016 8:10 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/05/2016 06:20 AM AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1153 DYING SALMON Managers aim for cooler water in Snake River to aid sockeye BOISE, Idaho (AP) – Managers have started releasing more cold water from a reservoir in northern Idaho for endangered Snake River sockeye salmon following a year where 99 percent of the run died due to […]

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July 4, 2016 7:45 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1118 HOME-BEACH EROSION Erosion threatens Oregon beach home (Information from: The Oregonian/OregonLive, http://www.oregonlive.com) PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) — The owner of a $1 million vacation home on the Oregon coast says the structure is in danger of slipping into the ocean after waves whittled away a protective sand dune. The Oregonian newspaper reports Tai […]

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July 1, 2016 8:57 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/1210 WINGS-STORM Powers scores 19, Wings close on 7-0 run for 83-78 win SEATTLE (AP) — Aerial Powers scored 19 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 54 seconds left, to help the Dallas Wings beat the Seattle Storm 83-78 Thursday night. Sue Bird made a long 3-pointer with 2:15 remaining to tie it […]

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July 1, 2016 8:56 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 07/01/2016 09:20 AM AP-OR–3rd Right Now/1227 FIRE-THE DALLES Fire by The Dalles prompts evacuations, partial I-84 closure THE DALLES, Ore. (AP) – Authorities say a fire was threatening homes about six miles east of The Dalles and closed a 20-mile stretch of Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge for a short time. Mid-Columbia […]

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June 30, 2016 7:53 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/595 PIRATES-MARINERS Sean Rodriguez drives in 4 as Pirates beat Mariners 8-1 SEATTLE (AP) — Sean Rodriguez doubled in consecutive at-bats and drove in four runs, David Freese hit a solo home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Seattle Mariners 8-1 Wednesday night to split a brief two-game interleague series. Rodriguez was […]

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June 30, 2016 7:49 pm Associated Press, News

AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1107 BODY RECOVERED-STATE PARK Crews recover body of teen who drowned at state park (Information from: KPTV-TV, http://www.kptv.com/) ESTACADA, Ore. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of an 18-year-old man last seen in the water at Milo McIver State Park, about 30 miles southeast of Portland. KPTV-TV reports that crews responded to […]

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June 29, 2016 7:45 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/1032 PIRATES-MARINERS Nelson Cruz hits 20th homer, Seattle beats Pittsburgh 5-2 SEATTLE (AP) — Nelson Cruz hit his 20th home run of the season, Robinson Cano had three hits including an RBI single and the Seattle Mariners beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Tuesday night. Cruz and Cano led Seattle’s offense, which had […]

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