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YOUTHS SUE CLIMATE CHANGE
SALEM, Ore. — A lawsuit by a group of young Americans, which asserts the U.S. government is harming them by having created a national energy system that causes climate change, is on hold again after a federal appeals court Thursday granted the Trump administration’s motion for a temporary stay. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 450 words. With AP photos.
SALEM, Ore. — Two ranchers in eastern Oregon are working with the state to test a new strategy for preventing livestock attacks by wolves with the hope of breaking an impasse between conservationists and ranchers on how to manage the predators. SENT: 513 words, AP Photo PDX403.
ELECTION 2018 LGBT CANDIDATES
On the East Coast, West Coast and in heartland states between them, LGBT candidates scored a raft of notable midterm election victories — winning two governorships, at least nine seats in Congress, and their first-ever legislative seats in Indiana, Kansas and Nebraska. By David Crary. SENT: 1060 words. With AP photos.
FBC-PAC-12 THIS WEEK
UNDATED — The top game in the Pac-12 this week looks to be Oregon at Utah. The Utes are dealing with the loss og quarterback Tyler Huntley. By Anne M. Peterson. SENT: 530 words. With AP photos.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Los Angeles Clippers have won five of their last seven games against the Trail Blazers in Portland heading into Thursday night’s game. By Anne M. Peterson. UPCOMING: 600 words and photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. PT.
SEATTLE — The Portland Timbers bring a 2-1 lead into the second-leg of the Western Conference semifinals against the rival Seattle Sounders on Thursday night. By Tim Booth. UPCOMING: 600 words. Match at 7:30 p.m. PT
—EXPLOSIONS GRANTS PASS: Explosions in Grants Pass kill 1.
—HORSE STERILIZATION: Bureau of Land Management ends plan to sterilize wild horses.
— PEACEHEALTH LAWSUIT: An Oregon man has filed what may be a first of its kind Medicare lawsuit against PeaceHealth, claiming the organization didn’t follow federal Medicare guidelines specific to Oregon and overbilled him for treatment.
— SEX ABUSE SENTENCE: A convicted Oregon sex abuser was sentenced to 22 years in federal prison after he was caught living in a sex offender halfway house with a teen who had been reported missing from Vancouver in February 2017.
— HOMICIDE ST PAUL: Authorities found the husband of a slain woman dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound in a Hillsboro, Oregon, home.
— HORSE STERILIZATION: Court records show the U.S. Bureau of Land Management intends to scratch plans to spay wild horses in an effort to address overpopulation on Oregon public lands.
— MARIJUANA ORDINANCE-ONTARIO: Voters in the small town of Ontario repealed a ban on marijuana sales within city limits.
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