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# oregon - Monday 7 December, 2020

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students
# Oregon
# Oregon

US Supreme Court rejects appeal seeking to limit transgender students

Dec 7th 2020, 7:27 PM 20,558 Views 0 Comments

Parents had wanted to prevent transgender students from using changing rooms and bathrooms of the gender with which they identify.

# oregon - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Oregon becomes first US state to decriminalise hard drugs
# Addiction
# Addiction

Oregon becomes first US state to decriminalise hard drugs

Nov 4th 2020, 12:43 PM 24,893 Views 17 Comments

The state also legalised access to magic mushrooms for therapeutic use.

# oregon - Friday 11 September, 2020

Oregon fires force 500,000 to flee as death toll rises across western US
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Oregon fires force 500,000 to flee as death toll rises across western US

Sep 11th 2020, 7:36 AM 19,654 Views 12 Comments

Some 14,000 firefighters are working along the West Coast.

# oregon - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Mayor of Portland bans police from using tear gas after three months of riots
# Oregon
# Oregon

Mayor of Portland bans police from using tear gas after three months of riots

Sep 10th 2020, 10:20 PM 12,860 Views 18 Comments

Ted Wheeler says he still wants police to respond aggressively to prevent violence and vandalism.

# oregon - Friday 4 September, 2020

City of Portland becomes focal point as it reaches 100 consecutive nights of protests
# Oregon
# Oregon

City of Portland becomes focal point as it reaches 100 consecutive nights of protests

Sep 4th 2020, 6:26 PM 23,574 Views 82 Comments

The demonstrations started in late May after the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

# oregon - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Protesters clash with federal agents outside Portland courthouse as tear gas dispensed
# Oregon
# Oregon

Protesters clash with federal agents outside Portland courthouse as tear gas dispensed

Updated Jul 25th 2020, 2:44 PM 39,121 Views 138 Comments

Demonstrators were heard chanting ‘Black Lives Matter’ and ‘Feds go home’.

# oregon - Friday 24 July, 2020

Tense Portland standoff with US federal police continues after mayor tear-gassed
# Oregon
# Oregon

Tense Portland standoff with US federal police continues after mayor tear-gassed

Jul 24th 2020, 7:28 AM 23,672 Views 38 Comments

Mayor Ted Wheeler was gassed while leading a protest against the presence of federal agents.

# oregon - Monday 21 January, 2019

Man who killed four members of his family shot by police in Oregon
# Clackamas County
# Clackamas County

Man who killed four members of his family shot by police in Oregon

Jan 21st 2019, 7:32 AM 22,730 Views 19 Comments

Mark Leo Gregory Gago killed his parents, girlfriend and their infant daughter, police said.

# oregon - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

FBI agent shot by booby-trapped wheelchair
# Oregon
# Oregon

FBI agent shot by booby-trapped wheelchair

Oct 2nd 2018, 6:09 PM 19,548 Views 15 Comments

The scene was described as being straight out of Indiana Jones

# oregon - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Novelist who wrote about 'How to Murder Your Husband' charged with murdering her husband
# Murder She Wrote
# Murder She Wrote

Novelist who wrote about 'How to Murder Your Husband' charged with murdering her husband

Sep 13th 2018, 8:32 AM 40,120 Views 0 Comments

Nancy Crampton Brophy was arrested last week for the murder of her husband of 27 years.

# oregon - Thursday 4 January, 2018

It's now just become legal for people in the US state of Oregon to use petrol pumps themselves
# Yeah Really
# Yeah Really

It's now just become legal for people in the US state of Oregon to use petrol pumps themselves

Jan 4th 2018, 10:28 PM 32,669 Views 37 Comments

Oregon law even lists 17 different reasons why pumping your own fuel can be dangerous.

# oregon - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Hundreds of homes evacuated due to 'biggest fire in Los Angeles history'
# California
# California

Hundreds of homes evacuated due to 'biggest fire in Los Angeles history'

Sep 3rd 2017, 4:20 PM 19,459 Views 28 Comments

The LA fire is one of several major fires burning in the western United States.

# oregon - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'Death to the enemies of America' - Portland accused appears in court shouting slogans
# Portland
# Portland

'Death to the enemies of America' - Portland accused appears in court shouting slogans

May 31st 2017, 7:55 AM 18,982 Views 0 Comments

“Get out if you don’t like free speech,” Jeremy Christian shouted during his arraignment on two counts of murder.

# oregon - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'They died as heroes': Tributes for men killed after intervening in racist incident on a train
# Oregon
# Oregon

'They died as heroes': Tributes for men killed after intervening in racist incident on a train

May 28th 2017, 1:12 PM 31,744 Views 42 Comments

A man shouted anti-Muslim slurs at two girls, then stabbed the two men who intervened to death.

# oregon - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Iranian baby who was temporarily banned from US arrives at hospital for heart surgery
# Travel Ban
# Travel Ban

Iranian baby who was temporarily banned from US arrives at hospital for heart surgery

Feb 8th 2017, 11:30 AM 13,657 Views 43 Comments

The family’s tourist visa had been cancelled after Trump’s executive order.

# oregon - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Shooting at anti-Trump protest as demonstrators plan more action
# Civil Unrest
# Civil Unrest

Shooting at anti-Trump protest as demonstrators plan more action

Nov 12th 2016, 12:26 PM 14,055 Views 108 Comments

A man was injured after he was shot in the leg.

# oregon - Sunday 6 March, 2016

This teen left her small US town to become a ballet dancer in Russia
# MISSION TO MOSCOW
# MISSION TO MOSCOW

This teen left her small US town to become a ballet dancer in Russia

Mar 6th 2016, 8:00 PM 18,122 Views 9 Comments

Harper Ortlieb left her home in Oregan to follow her dream.

# oregon - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Oregon standoff: FBI surrounds last four protesters holed up at wildlife refuge
# Need You Alive
# Need You Alive

Oregon standoff: FBI surrounds last four protesters holed up at wildlife refuge

Feb 11th 2016, 7:22 AM 9,739 Views 7 Comments

Gunmen took over the refuge to protest at the jailing of two local ranchers.

# oregon - Friday 29 January, 2016

FBI release footage of Oregon ranch shooting
# Robert 'lavoy' Finicum
# Robert 'lavoy' Finicum

FBI release footage of Oregon ranch shooting

Jan 29th 2016, 8:49 AM 17,534 Views 17 Comments

Robert ‘LaVoy’ Finicum was killed after a stand-off with police on Tuesday.

# oregon - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail
# Lavoy Finicum
# Lavoy Finicum

Anti-government rancher killed in standoff had vowed to die rather than go to jail

Jan 27th 2016, 11:54 PM 24,382 Views 27 Comments

“I love the elements. And this is where I’m going to breathe my last breath…I’m not going to spend my last days in a cell.”

One killed, seven arrested as police clash with Oregon militia
# Wildlife Refuge
# Wildlife Refuge

One killed, seven arrested as police clash with Oregon militia

Jan 27th 2016, 8:01 AM 21,802 Views 48 Comments

The leader of the group that led the rural revolt at a wildlife refuge has been detained.

# oregon - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in
# Oregon
# Oregon

Armed militia refuse to leave government property after men they were "defending" hand themselves in

Jan 5th 2016, 12:16 PM 10,796 Views 27 Comments

Police urged the protesters to “Go home, be with your own families and end this peacefully.”

# oregon - Monday 4 January, 2016

Explainer: Why are a group of gun-carrying ranchers staging a siege on government property?
# Oregon
# Oregon

Explainer: Why are a group of gun-carrying ranchers staging a siege on government property?

Jan 4th 2016, 4:09 PM 15,707 Views 58 Comments

Protesters in Oregon claim to be fighting the cause of two men who have been charged with arson on government property.

# oregon - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Militiamen seize wildlife reserve - and won't rule out violence if police storm them
# Oregon
# Oregon

Militiamen seize wildlife reserve - and won't rule out violence if police storm them

Jan 3rd 2016, 1:59 PM 12,374 Views 57 Comments

They were reportedly angered by the jailing of two ranchers.

# oregon - Saturday 10 October, 2015

The Goonies is 30 - here's what became of the cast of an 80s classic
# Sloth Love Chunk
# Sloth Love Chunk

The Goonies is 30 - here's what became of the cast of an 80s classic

Oct 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 43,942 Views 48 Comments

One of the greatest kids movies of all time is three decades old. Time flies.

# oregon - Sunday 4 October, 2015

This American shop's cheeky name should give you a chuckle
# Corner Boy
From The Daily Edge
# Corner Boy

This American shop's cheeky name should give you a chuckle

Oct 4th 2015, 2:00 PM 6,171 Views 1 Comment

WE WANT TO VISIT.

# oregon - Saturday 3 October, 2015

A history of violence: 10 dead in a US college shooting is not an aberration
# America
# America

A history of violence: 10 dead in a US college shooting is not an aberration

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:30 AM 8,981 Views 33 Comments

294 shootings in 267 days…

# oregon - Friday 2 October, 2015

'Don't do this, it's my son's birthday': Army veteran confronted gunman during college shooting
# Oregon
# Oregon

'Don't do this, it's my son's birthday': Army veteran confronted gunman during college shooting

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:33 PM 28,768 Views 60 Comments

Chris Mintz was shot at least five times.

Three people killed in separate US shooting
# Florida
# Florida

Three people killed in separate US shooting

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:26 AM 14,391 Views 59 Comments

The shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

WATCH: Obama responds angrily to mass shooting: "We've become numb to this"
# Gun Laws
# Gun Laws

WATCH: Obama responds angrily to mass shooting: "We've become numb to this"

Oct 2nd 2015, 7:59 AM 28,211 Views 80 Comments

At least 9 people were killed in the attack.

# oregon - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college
# Umpqua
# Umpqua

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college

Oct 1st 2015, 11:13 PM 95,992 Views 220 Comments

The suspected gunman is dead.

# oregon - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Journey drummer was high on meth and hallucinating when arrested
# Oregon
# Oregon

Journey drummer was high on meth and hallucinating when arrested

Jul 2nd 2015, 8:36 AM 15,018 Views 0 Comments

Castronovo had sent a woman who accused him of rape 122 texts and called her 35 times since he posted bail.

# oregon - Sunday 10 May, 2015

This lake completely disappears once a year
# Now You See It
# Now You See It

This lake completely disappears once a year

May 10th 2015, 11:30 AM 38,811 Views 46 Comments

It just drains away through a hole in the ground.

# oregon - Monday 13 April, 2015

This is why you should NEVER celebrate prematurely
# Steeplechastened
From The42
# Steeplechastened

This is why you should NEVER celebrate prematurely

Apr 13th 2015, 4:36 PM 12,874 Views 6 Comments

Nobody told Tanguy Pepiot not to count his chickens.

# oregon - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Australia has just set a major precedent against online piracy, but could the same happen here?
# Shiver Me Timbers
# Shiver Me Timbers

Australia has just set a major precedent against online piracy, but could the same happen here?

Apr 7th 2015, 4:35 PM 15,803 Views 26 Comments

Internet Service Providers are to be made hand over the identities of almost 5,000 people who illegally shared one movie.

# oregon - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

On the first anniversary of this cat holding a family hostage... where is he now?
# Never Forget
From The Daily Edge
# Never Forget

On the first anniversary of this cat holding a family hostage... where is he now?

Mar 11th 2015, 5:20 PM 3,598 Views 0 Comments

Lux touched the lives of so many.

# oregon - Friday 27 February, 2015

'Someone put it on a trailer and drove off': An entire house was stolen in Oregon

'Someone put it on a trailer and drove off': An entire house was stolen in Oregon

Feb 27th 2015, 5:21 PM 12,472 Views 10 Comments

But don’t worry, it was found.

# oregon - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Parents arrested after 7-week-old baby dies of starvation
# Maltreatment
# Maltreatment

Parents arrested after 7-week-old baby dies of starvation

Feb 18th 2015, 10:20 PM 40,801 Views 40 Comments

Prosecutors allege Data Toria Hancock was not given adequate food and medical care.

# oregon - Saturday 31 January, 2015

US college student arrested for shooting porn video in busy campus library
# OSU
From The Daily Edge
# OSU

US college student arrested for shooting porn video in busy campus library

Jan 31st 2015, 5:03 PM 16,935 Views 6 Comments

No one noticed her doing it. HOW.

# oregon - Monday 19 January, 2015

This man escaped being trapped between two trucks
# Miracle Moment
# Miracle Moment

This man escaped being trapped between two trucks

Jan 19th 2015, 10:19 PM 23,473 Views 9 Comments

He was in his pick-up when it got stuck in a pile-up.

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