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# oregon - Friday 11 September, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

“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

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

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 This post contains videos

Shooting at anti-Trump protest as demonstrators plan more action

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

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

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 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

“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

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

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?

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

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

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

# oregon - Sunday 4 October, 2015

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

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


# oregon - Saturday 3 October, 2015

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

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

Chris Mintz was shot at least five times.

Three people killed in separate US shooting

The shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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

At least 9 people were killed in the attack.

# oregon - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Death toll rises in mass shooting at Oregon college

The suspected gunman is dead.

# oregon - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Journey drummer was high on meth and hallucinating when arrested

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

It just drains away through a hole in the ground.

# oregon - Monday 13 April, 2015

This is why you should NEVER celebrate prematurely

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?

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

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

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

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

But don’t worry, it was found.

# oregon - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

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

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

# oregon - Saturday 31 January, 2015

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

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

No one noticed her doing it. HOW.

# oregon - Monday 19 January, 2015

This man escaped being trapped between two trucks

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

# oregon - Friday 9 January, 2015

From The42 Everybody be cool... but Jimmy Fallon got a load of puppies to predict the college football decider! Puppies Puppies Puppies This post contains videos

Everybody be cool... but Jimmy Fallon got a load of puppies to predict the college football decider!

If you don’t want to know the result, look away now.

# oregon - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Naked burglar arrested after drinking alcohol in hot tub

The homeowners were not amused.

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