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April 19, 2016 7:59 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/19/2016 06:20 AM AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1170 HANFORD LEAK Workers study cause of fluctuations in nuclear waste tank SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – Fluctuations inside a huge tank of radioactive waste are raising concerns on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state, and workers are preparing to pump out the area of the leak. A federal […]

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April 19, 2016 7:56 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/476 MARINERS-INDIANS Mariners open series in Cleveland CLEVELAND (AP) — After a day off Monday, the Mariners begin a three-game series in Cleveland on Tuesday night. Wade Miley is on the mound facing Indians’ right hander Carlos Carrasco. On Sunday, Alex Rodriguez snapped his hitless skid with an early two-run homer off Hisashi […]

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April 18, 2016 9:19 pm Associated Press, News, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/710 MARINERS-YANKEES A-Rod, Yanks stop skids; Tanaka tops Iwakuma and M’s, 4-3 NEW YORK (AP) —Alex Rodriguez, dropped three spots to sixth in the batting order, hit a two-run homer that snapped his hitless skid and sent the New York Yankees past the Seattle Mariners 4-3 on Sunday, ending their four-game losing streak. […]

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April 18, 2016 7:58 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/18/2016 03:20 AM AP-OR–1st Right Now/1273 THE LAST OCCUPIER Last Oregon occupier still talking on YouTube – from jail PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – David Fry was the last occupier of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon to surrender to federal authorities. But before he left the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, he launched into an […]

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April 15, 2016 7:42 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/15/2016 06:20 AM AP-OR–2nd Right Now/1132 INMATE ESCAPE-CAPTURE Officials: North Bend prison inmate escapes, is captured NORTH BEND, Ore. (AP) – Officials say an inmate escaped from a minimum security prison in North Bend and was captured within a few hours. Officials say staff at Shutter Creek Correctional Institution discovered 34-year-old Justin Alley missing […]

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April 15, 2016 7:37 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/616 WNBA DRAFT Breanna Stewart top pick in WNBA draft UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart is the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft, going to the Seattle Storm on Thursday night. UConn’s 6-foot-4 star averaged 19.4 points and 8.7 rebounds to lead the Huskies to a fourth consecutive national championship. She […]

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April 14, 2016 8:19 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/611 NUGGETS-TRAIL BLAZERS Playoff destination sealed, Blazers beat Nuggets 107-99 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard had 21 points before sitting in the final quarter and the Portland Trail Blazers, with their playoff fate sealed earlier Wednesday night, defeated the Denver Nuggets 107-99. CJ McCollum added 17 points for the Blazers, who led […]

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April 14, 2016 8:17 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/14/2016 03:59 AM AP-OR–Right Now/925 EMERGENCY LANDING Plane makes emergency landing in Portland PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – An Alaska Airlines flight has made an emergency landing in Portland. The Boeing 737 flight was headed to Phoenix from Portland Wednesday. It returned to Portland International Airport, safely landing at 11 a.m. Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Bobbie […]

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April 13, 2016 8:09 pm Associated Press, Sports

AP-NW–Sports Right Now/565 RANGERS-MARINERS Beltre has 5 RBIs; Holland, Rangers beat Mariners 8-0 SEATTLE (AP) — Adrian Beltre drove in five runs, Derek Holland pitched scoreless ball into the seventh inning and the Texas Rangers beat the Seattle Mariners 8-0 on Tuesday night. Holland (1-0) gave up four hits and two walks while striking out […]

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April 13, 2016 8:06 pm Associated Press, News

Date: 04/13/2016 04:00 AM AP-OR–Right Now/1762 WAMBACH PLEA Soccer star Abby Wambach pleads guilty in DUI case PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) – Court records show U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of intoxicants Tuesday afternoon in a county courtroom in Portland. The Oregonian reports ( http://bit.ly/1Xu7fwg ) the plea means […]

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