Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. Maybe, after so many years of waiting, this would be the child the Virginia women's basketball coach could bring home.
A driver died in a rollover car crash Thursday after crashing into two other vehicles that were stopped at a stop light on Murray Boulevard, Beaverton Police said.
A man shot and killed a cougar Tuesday night that had been attacking sheep on his neighbor’s farm.
An Oregon school district is reviewing its tardiness punishments after a picture posted on Facebook of a 6-year-old sitting behind a cardboard screen in the lunchroom generated widespread outrage.
Vince Vaughn was joined by his wife and kids, as well as friends Jon Favreau and James Marsden, at his handprint ceremony in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
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The Portland Trail Blazers were able to overcome one of Damian Lillard's worst shooting games with a huge performance from Nicolas Batum down the stretch.
One person was killed and 46 patients were taken to the hospital after a crash Thursday morning involving a school bus, a large box truck and a passenger car on rural Highway 97 in Douglas County, officials said.
Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge is set to meet the cast and crew of hit period drama "Downton Abbey" during a special visit to the set.
A plane from Atlanta skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing Thursday, crashing through a chain-link fence and coming to rest with its nose perilously close to the edge of an icy bay.
Liberia released its last Ebola patient, a 58-year old teacher, from a treatment center in the capital on Thursday, beginning its countdown to being declared Ebola free.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.
The Ducks Elgin Cook scored 17 points to lead Oregon past Oregon State 65-62 in a hotly contested rivalry game at Gill Coliseum.
The tale of Eclipse the dog that rides a Seattle Metro bus by herself is now the subject of a children's book.
This decision to investigate comes after the pony's owners shared a report from the Oregon State University Veterinary Lab indicating the animal was not seriously hurt when the deputy decided to put the pony down.
A grandfather helped his 10-year-old granddaughter escape a burning home and handed her a 1-year-old grandchild with severe burns before succumbing to the heat and the smoke early Wednesday morning, the Curry County Sheriff's Office said.
Police busted an 18-year-old for trying to sell stolen bikes on Portland Craigslist, only to learn he was the suspect in a stolen goat investigation.
Two people familiar with the deal told The Associated Press the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to trade star running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, a former Oregon Duck coached by Kelly in college.
The general manager of a local historic theater is making a last ditch effort to restore it and keep it running. He's trying to raise funds to buy the Bob White Theater on SE Foster Road.
U.S. immigration authorities said Wednesday they were forced by Supreme Court precedent to release a foreigner later shot to death by police on Los Angeles' Skid Row after he served prison time for bank robbery because no country would take him.
The Supreme Court was sharply divided Wednesday in the latest challenge to President Barack Obama's health overhaul, this time over the tax subsidies that make insurance affordable for millions of Americans.
The Justice Department won't prosecute former a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old, but in a scathing report released Wednesday faulted the city and its law enforcement for racial bias.
The flashy Gulf city with a skyline that looks like something out of a science fiction movie is embracing its love of all things new with plans for a "Museum of the Future."
The pervasive creep of the Internet from computers and phones to all kinds of objects is the theme of this year's edition of the Mobile World Congress wireless show.