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In the first all-day police academy-style training day ever held in Beaverton, Ore., students learned just how tough it is to be a policeman. More than 60 students, according to the Oregonian newspaper, donned makeshift uniforms and homemade badges to "go
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ASNE: Recap of stories

WASHINGTON, April 15 (UPI) -- Here is a recap of United Press International's coverage of the annual convention of the American Society of Newspaper Editors, which met in Washington last week.
CAROLYN AYON LEE, UPI Chief Media Correspondent

Media magnates: Quality plus profits

WASHINGTON, April 11 (UPI) -- Two of the news industry's most powerful CEOs said Thursday that the values of quality journalism can be upheld even while keeping an eye on the bottom line.
CAROLYN AYON LEE, UPI Business Correspondent

Morris to challenge Ore tobacco award

PORTLAND, Ore., March 23 (UPI) -- Phillip Morris will attempt to slash a $150 million punitive damage award made by an Oregon jury to the estate of a woman who died at the age of 53 after switch

Missing Oregon children still sought

OREGON CITY, Ore., March 10 (UPI) -- Searchers ignored showers and a damp chill Sunday as they continued to comb the rain-soaked area around an Oregon apartment complex where two young girls disapp

Wanted man drives into Oregon jail

CANYON CITY, Ore., Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The manhunt for an Oregon double-homicide suspect came to an abrupt end Saturday night when Almerson "Willie" Hinton drove his pickup truck through the doors of

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Divers find more bodies of Orgeon family

WALDPORT, Ore., Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Divers searching a bay near the coastal Oregon town of Newport Thursday discovered what they believed to be the bodies of Mary Jane Longo and her 2-year-old dau

Murder mystery shocks small Oregon town

WALDPORT, Ore., Dec. 24 (UPI) -- A memorial service was scheduled for Wednesday in a small coastal Oregon town that has become the center of a horrific Christmas season murder mystery.

Christmas Eve memorial for slain kids

WALDPORT, Ore., Dec. 24 (UPI) --

Portland terror probe worries addressed

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 27 (UPI) -- A conflict between Oregon state law and the types of questions that federal terrorism investigators want to ask dozens of Middle Eastern natives living in Portl

Terrorist probe may move forward in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 27 (UPI) --

Interrogations opposed in Pac NW

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Portland officials were backing a decision Wednesday by the acting police chief to refuse to join a federal effort to question Middle Eastern men about their po

Blazers place Stoudamire on IL

NEW YORK, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damon Stoudamire was placed on the injured list Tuesday with tendinitis in his right knee, an ailment that already has sideli

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(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- Highway officials in Portland, Ore., say that the massive bridge that carries Interstate 5 over the Columbia River was re-opened Monday afte
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(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- City officials in Portland, Ore., are still celebrating a decision by the experts at HUD in Washington, awarding Portland more than $35 mill
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