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Secrecy shrouds decade-old oil spill in Gulf of Mexico
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Secrecy shrouds decade-old oil spill in Gulf of Mexico
Outside experts say the spill could be even worse — possibly one of the largest ever in the Gulf.

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Pet Rock creator Gary Dahl dies at 78
Pet Rock creator Gary Dahl dies at 78
The smooth stones came packed in a cardboard box containing a tongue-in-cheek instruction pamphlet for “care and feeding.”
Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles
Singer Joni Mitchell hospitalized in Los Angeles
Joni Mitchell was in intensive care in a Los Angeles-area hospital on Tuesday, according to the Twitter account and website of the folk singer and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer.
Democratic schools budget clears Oregon House
The House voted along party lines Tuesday to send the $7.3 billion budget to the Senate.
Audit shows state IT project management effort still understaffed
Audit shows state IT project management effort still understaffed
An audit by the Secretary of State's Office says Oregon has taken steps to prevent failures of big information technology projects, but that those efforts are understaffed and would not prevent many of the common problems that arose with state IT...
Environmental lobby capitalizing on majorities
Environmental lobby capitalizing on majorities
Environmental lobbyists are capitalizing on Democratic majorities in the Oregon House and Senate to advance their agenda.
WDFW approves morning razor clam digs starting April 4
Clams on four Washington ocean beaches are safe to eat.
Gearhart Mayor Widdop prevails in recall election
Gearhart Mayor Widdop prevails in recall election
Recall vote appears to fail
Access with a price: Big bills to view public documents discourage public access
Access with a price: Big bills to view public documents discourage public access
Though some states have taken steps to limit the fees, many have not
Walker wins Oregon GOP straw poll
Walker wins Oregon GOP straw poll
The Dorchester Conference ponders 2016 and staying relevant.
Republicans look to future following bruising 2014 election
Republicans look to future following bruising 2014 election
After a punishing election that gave Democrats — once again — all statewide offices and expanded majorities in the Legislature, Republican activists and elected officials gathered Saturday for the annual Dorchester Conference.
Remains identified: Sheriff asks for help California man’s death
Remains identified: Sheriff asks for help California man’s death
The remains are of Justin Anthony Eraci, 31 at the time of his death.
It’s a lie!: Fake IRS agents target many in scam
It’s a lie!: Fake IRS agents target many in scam
More than 3,000 people have fallen for the ruse since 2013. They were conned out of a total of $15.5 million.