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6th Case Reported In Outbreak At University Of Oregon

Public health officials have confirmed a sixth case in the outbreak of a contagious bacterial disease that has killed one student at the University of Oregon.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2015

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Oregon Mother Sues Sheriff’s Office Over Son’s Stun Gun Death

The mother of a southern Oregon man who died during an incident with law enforcement officers has sued the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, saying deputies used excessive force.

03/04/2015

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Facebook To Help You Manage Your Account After You Die

The online social network will let users pick someone who can manage their account after they die.

02/12/2015

Joan and Melissa Rivers in 2013 (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for VH1)

Melissa Rivers Files Lawsuit In Mother Joan Rivers’ Death

The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.

01/27/2015

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Oscar de la Renta (C) and model Karlie Kloss (L) walk the runway at the Oscar De La Renta fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 on September 9, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Oscar de la Renta, Legendary Designer, Dead At 82

Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.

10/21/2014

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Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.

07/17/2014

Abigail Robinson and Anna Dieter-Eckerdt died after they were run over while playing in leaves. (Getty Images)

2 Arrests In Case Of Oregon Girls Killed By Vehicle

Police in Forest Grove, Ore., say they’ve made two arrests in the case of two young girls fatally struck by a vehicle as they played in leaves outside their house.

10/22/2013

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Body Removed From Seattle Electrical Tower

A fire department team has removed the body of a man who apparently was electrocuted while climbing a 200-foot tower carrying high-voltage electrical wires in Seattle.

CBS Seattle–05/03/2013

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9-Year-Old Girl Shot To Death At Oregon City

A 9-year-old girl was shot to death in the back yard of her home at Oregon City.

04/15/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Missing In Avalanches East Of Seattle

Authorities in Washington state say one woman has died and one man is still missing after a pair of spring avalanches struck separate groups hiking in the mountains each of Seattle.

04/14/2013

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