The head track and field coach for Madras High School, 43 year old Mellissa Bowerman has been arrested and charged with having an unlawful sexual relationship with a 17 year old boy on the track team....more
The inmate that escaped from a work detail at the Deschutes County Jail has been recaptured....more
The milder temperatures and higher humidity levels right now are giving firefighters a better shot at getting the upper hand on the fires in the region....more
New York Times
Israel Confirms One Soldier Is Missing in Gaza
New York Times
JERUSALEM â Israeli officials said on Tuesday that it was still not clear whether an Israeli soldier missing in Gaza had been captured or had died in combat. The Israeli military said it had recovered the remains of six other soldiers who were killed in the ...
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More Veterans See Private Doctors as Lawmakers Mull Fix
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VA nominee McDonald goes before Congress
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No One Knows Why or How the Brooklyn Bridge's American Flags Were Painted ...
Overnight, someone climbed to the top of both the Brooklyn Bridge's two 273-foot towers. A terrifying feat on its own, the culprit(s) decided to stick around and paint the American flags atop the iconic structure white. Police have no idea who the ...
Mysterious white flags on Brooklyn Bridge baffling everyone
Police probing Brooklyn Bridge flag switch
NYPD Investigating Two White Flags on Brooklyn Bridge
Gaza conflict: US suspends flights to and from Israel over rocket fears as death ...
Major airlines are suspending flights to and from Israel after advice from US and European aviation authorities, as intense fighting continues on the Gaza Strip. The move comes as Israel continues to pound targets across the Gaza Strip, saying no ceasefire ...
Hamas Rockets Pose Threat, US FAA Halts Flights
FAA tells US airlines that all flights to Tel Aviv airport prohibited for 24 hours
Israel-Gaza conflict: Air Canada cancels Tel Aviv flight over safety concerns
Andre Johnson might be close to breaking his stalemate with the Houston Texans....more
Tony Dungy attempted to clarify remarks he made regarding Michael Sam, saying the openly gay linebacker who was drafted by the Rams "absolutely" deserves a chance to play in the NFL. ...more
Mike Pettine claims that the Cleveland Browns will have an answer to one of the NFL's biggest offseason questions -- Johnny Manziel or Brian Hoyer -- in a little over a month....more
The New York Yankees have acquired third baseman Chase Headley in a trade with the San Diego Padres, a source confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand....more