KATU.com - News http://www.katu.com/news en-us KATU.com Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:18:34 -0700 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:18:34 -0700 10 Winemakers: Warm winter, early spring could threaten crops http://www.katu.com/news/local/Winemakers-Warm-winter-early-Spring-could-threaten-crops--297950991.html By Cory Marshall, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Winemakers-Warm-winter-early-Spring-could-threaten-crops--297950991.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:50:43 -0700 2015-03-29T18:50:43-07:00 2015-03-29T19:10:23-07:00 Poor swimmer: Man unsuccessfully escapes police, jumps into Willamette River http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-tries-to-escape-police-jumps-into-Willamette-River-297946541.html By Kayla Heffner, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-tries-to-escape-police-jumps-into-Willamette-River-297946541.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:17:58 -0700 2015-03-29T17:17:58-07:00 2015-03-29T18:17:16-07:00 Gonzaga faces top-seeded Duke in 1st regional final in 16 years http://www.katu.com/news/local/Gonzagas-1st-regional-final-in-16-years-vs-top-seeded-Duke--297931381.html By STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Basketball Writer http://www.katu.com/news/local/Gonzagas-1st-regional-final-in-16-years-vs-top-seeded-Duke--297931381.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:42:25 -0700 2015-03-29T11:42:25-07:00 2015-03-29T14:47:38-07:00 Air Canada plane 'abrupt' landing injures 25 http://www.katu.com/news/national/Air-Canada-plane-skids-off-runway-on-abrupt-landing-in-Halifax-23-taken-to-hospital-297933271.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/national/Air-Canada-plane-skids-off-runway-on-abrupt-landing-in-Halifax-23-taken-to-hospital-297933271.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:43:46 -0700 2015-03-29T11:43:46-07:00 2015-03-29T11:45:12-07:00 Portland hemp convention draws thousands to Expo Center http://www.katu.com/news/local/Hemp-convention-draws-thousands-297904641.html By Stephen Mayer, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Hemp-convention-draws-thousands-297904641.html Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:12:11 -0700 2015-03-28T19:12:11-07:00 2015-03-29T09:33:30-07:00 Gonzaga denied trip to Final Four after 66-52 loss to Duke http://www.katu.com/sports/Photos-Gonzaga-faces-Duke-in-NCAA-matchup-297939591.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/sports/Photos-Gonzaga-faces-Duke-in-NCAA-matchup-297939591.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:47:06 -0700 2015-03-29T14:47:06-07:00 2015-03-29T17:29:31-07:00 Ore. home demolished after 150 gallons of diesel dumped in basement http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-home-demolished-after-diesel-mishap-297938751.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Oregon-home-demolished-after-diesel-mishap-297938751.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:02:08 -0700 2015-03-29T16:02:08-07:00 2015-03-29T16:11:19-07:00 WSP: Man on drugs punches woman while walking on I-405 http://www.katu.com/news/local/WSP-Man-on-drugs-punches-woman-while-walking-on-I-405-297937041.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/WSP-Man-on-drugs-punches-woman-while-walking-on-I-405-297937041.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:01:13 -0700 2015-03-29T16:01:13-07:00 2015-03-29T16:50:45-07:00 Federal Way Police thank man who saved child from traffic http://www.katu.com/news/local/Federal-Way-Police-thank-man-who-saved-child-from-traffic-297872171.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Federal-Way-Police-thank-man-who-saved-child-from-traffic-297872171.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:49:12 -0700 2015-03-29T11:49:12-07:00 Man arrested after kicking in ex-girlfriend's door, firing gun in her direction http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-arrested-after-kicking-in-ex-girlfriends-door-firing-gun-in-her-direction-297937151.html By Kayla Heffner, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-arrested-after-kicking-in-ex-girlfriends-door-firing-gun-in-her-direction-297937151.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:32:33 -0700 2015-03-29T13:32:33-07:00 Why did co-pilot intentionally crash plane? http://www.katu.com/news/local/Why-did-co-pilot-intentionally-crash-plane-297808811.html By News Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Why-did-co-pilot-intentionally-crash-plane-297808811.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:24:30 -0700
Investigators say Lubitz had to have known what he was doing: he kept over-riding a security pad outside the cockpit as the pilot banged on the door.

Passengers saw it all.

"We can hear them screaming before the very last moments - just before the impact," said Brice Robin, a French prosecutor investigating the crash.]]>
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'I watch these guys do it every day. They make it look so easy' http://www.katu.com/news/local/I-watch-these-guys-do-it-every-day-They-make-it-look-so-easy-297816311.html By News Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/I-watch-these-guys-do-it-every-day-They-make-it-look-so-easy-297816311.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:23:05 -0700
He had one last request: to marshal a commercial airplane at the Eugene Airport.]]>
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Tales from Oklahoma tornado: 'You could feel like your body almost lifting up' http://www.katu.com/news/local/Tales-from-Oklahoma-tornado-You-could-feel-like-your-body-almost-lifting-up-297807291.html By News Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Tales-from-Oklahoma-tornado-You-could-feel-like-your-body-almost-lifting-up-297807291.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:22:32 -0700
In Sand Springs, the winds ripped a doughnut shop to shred.

And there was a dramatic rescue at a kid's gym after the roof collapsed with dozens of young girls inside.]]>
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Portland Police: 17-year-old stabbed in North Portland http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-Police-17-year-old-stabbed-in-North-Portland-297934861.html By Kayla Heffner, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Portland-Police-17-year-old-stabbed-in-North-Portland-297934861.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:21:36 -0700 2015-03-29T12:21:36-07:00 Recent string String of shootings have 1 thing in common, expert says community can help http://www.katu.com/news/local/Recent-string-String-of-shootings-have-1-thing-in-common-expert-says-community-can-help--297907291.html By Cory Marshall, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Recent-string-String-of-shootings-have-1-thing-in-common-expert-says-community-can-help--297907291.html Sat, 28 Mar 2015 18:51:56 -0700 2015-03-28T18:51:56-07:00 Federal Way Police look to thank man who saved child from traffic http://www.katu.com/news/local/Federal-Way-Police-look-to-thank-man-who-saved-kid-from-traffic-297846661.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Federal-Way-Police-look-to-thank-man-who-saved-kid-from-traffic-297846661.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:48:23 -0700 2015-03-29T11:48:23-07:00 Visually impaired children hunt for special eggs in Des Moines http://www.katu.com/news/local/Visually-impaired-children-hunt-for-special-eggs-in-Des-Moines-297901201.html By KOMO Staff http://www.katu.com/news/local/Visually-impaired-children-hunt-for-special-eggs-in-Des-Moines-297901201.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:47:31 -0700 2015-03-29T11:47:31-07:00 Indiana governor: New law 'not about discrimination' http://www.katu.com/news/national/Indiana-governor-New-law-not-about-discrimination-297928341.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/national/Indiana-governor-New-law-not-about-discrimination-297928341.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:44:27 -0700 2015-03-29T11:44:27-07:00 2015-03-29T11:44:26-07:00 Stumptown Startups: Helping other startups succeed http://www.katu.com/news/business/stumptown-startups/Stumptown-Startups-Helping-other-startups-succeed-297855461.html By Stephen Mayer http://www.katu.com/news/business/stumptown-startups/Stumptown-Startups-Helping-other-startups-succeed-297855461.html Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:55:55 -0700 2015-03-28T17:55:55-07:00 Cat caught in wolf trap on neighbor's roof, animal control investigating http://www.katu.com/news/local/Mans-beloved-cat-gets-caught-in-old-wolf-trap-on-neighbors-roof-animal-control-investigating-297871681.html By Hillary Lake, KATU News http://www.katu.com/news/local/Mans-beloved-cat-gets-caught-in-old-wolf-trap-on-neighbors-roof-animal-control-investigating-297871681.html Sat, 28 Mar 2015 14:47:07 -0700 2015-03-28T14:47:07-07:00 2015-03-29T09:32:59-07:00 State lawmakers consider powdered alcohol ban http://www.katu.com/news/local/State-lawmakers-consider-powdered-alcohol-ban-297931261.html By DERRICK NUNNALLY Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/State-lawmakers-consider-powdered-alcohol-ban-297931261.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:41:15 -0700 2015-03-29T11:41:15-07:00 UW Medical Center approved for face, hand transplants http://www.katu.com/news/local/UW-Medical-Center-approved-for-face-hand-transplants-297932691.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/UW-Medical-Center-approved-for-face-hand-transplants-297932691.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:34:37 -0700 2015-03-29T11:34:37-07:00 Police nab man sought in nephew's SeaTac shooting death http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-sought-in-nephews-death-in-SeaTac-caught-in-California-297932311.html By Associated Press http://www.katu.com/news/local/Man-sought-in-nephews-death-in-SeaTac-caught-in-California-297932311.html Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:34:07 -0700 2015-03-29T11:34:07-07:00 2015-03-29T12:22:32-07:00