OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) â The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to kill a plan to use a proposed marine terminal to transport Utah coal to Asia, calling such shipments public health and safety hazards. Backers argued the project would bring needed jobs to an impoverished part of town.
WASHINGTON (AP) â President Barack Obama's $1.9 billion emergency request to combat a potential public health crisis from the Zika virus is more than 4 months old, but congressional dysfunction appears likely to scuttle a scaled-back version of the president's request, raising the prospect that Congress may leave on a seven-week vacation next month without addressing Zika.
NEW YORK (AP) â By striking down tough abortion restrictions in Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court has emboldened abortion-rights activists nationwide and imperiled a range of anti-abortion laws in numerous states.
WASHINGTON (AP) â The Supreme Court issued its strongest defense of abortion rights in a quarter-century Monday, striking down Texas' widely replicated rules that sharply reduced abortion clinics in the nation's second-most-populous state.
The Donald Trump campaign has hired a former Ted Cruz staffer to lead the spreading of his campaign message and his interactions with the news media, Bloomberg Politics reports.
Donald Trump's Twitter and Facebook accounts went dark on the subject of Monday's victory for abortion rights advocates. As of early Monday night, there was no comment from the GOP presumptive candidateon his favorite social platforms concerning the Supreme Court ruling...
Donald Trump's pivot from an all-out moratorium on Muslim immigration to a ban on people from countries with known terror ties comes from his desire to keep the country safe, his son, Eric Trump, said Monday.
The traditionally coveted gig as Republican National Convention speaker is drumming up little interest with career-conscious politicians wary of presumptive nominee Donald Trump, Politico reports.
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Former Secret Service officer speaks out
The Lebanon Fire District responded to a fire on Monday evening at 40500 Baptist Church Drive, according to a news release from the District.
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A 20-year-old man committed suicide at Monteith Riverpark, and his body was found by passersby on Monday morning, according to police.
CRABTREE â A homemade pipe bomb was found in a shack at the Teevin Brothers Log Yard on Monday, and the Oregon State Police bomb squad rendered the device safe and seized it, said Lt. Jeff Cone of the Linn…
Jimmy Goode Jr. was enthusiastic about making people smile and laugh. The Albany man, who was intellectually disabled, possessed a warm and upbeat personality and loved to pass out hugs.
The Linn County Sheriffâs Office has released the identity of a Salem woman who was found dead east of Sweet Home on Saturday.
Authorities are still looking for an older man who went missing on a day hike near a Cascades lake last week.
A Colorado man with the same name of a founding father is waging a fight over flying old glory. FOX’s Pat O’Neill has more: Download audio file (FLAG_062716.mp3)
Samuel Adams says he’d rather face eviction than take down the stars and stripes. Adams got a notice … [visit site to read more]
Meet your 2016 U.S. Olympic basketball team, though the new team looks very different than the old team. FOX’s Chris Hoenig reports:Â Download audio file (OLYMPICS_062716.mp3)
Only twoÂ players, Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant, return from the U.S.Â team that won gold at the … [visit site to read more]
It looks like the legal battle over Prince’s estate is going to continue for a while. FOX’s Michelle Pollino has details: Download audio file (ESTATE_062716.mp3)
A Minnesota judge has got all the time in the world and is going to use it in determining the heirs to Prince’s … [visit site to read more]
Riots in 1969 at New York’sÂ Stonewall Inn marked the beginning of the LGBT movement. On Monday, its significance was officially etched in history. FOX’s Gurnal Scott reports:Â Download audio file (STONEWALL_062716.mp3)
The iconic inn officially got its designationÂ as … [visit site to read more]
Hillary Clinton and potential running mate Senator Elizabeth Warren hit the campaign trail together in Ohio on Monday and both took a jab at Donald Trump. FOX’s Jill Nado has more: Download audio file (CLINTON_062716.mp3)
Even before … [visit site to read more]