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Oregon at 6:35 p.m.

OREGON-IMMIGRANTS-CRIMES

SALEM, Ore. —A man suspected of being in the United States illegally ran a red light while drunk on a street in Oregon's state capital and crashed into a motorcycle carrying a man and woman, killing them both, authorities said. Cases such as this one are fueling a debate ahead of the November election, when voters decide whether Oregon should repeal its sanctuary state law, the nation's oldest. By Andrew Selsky. SENT: 640 words. With AP photos.

COAL ANALYSIS-DISCLOSURE

SEATTLE — An electric utility is asking a Washington state judge to permanently block the public release of some economic information about its coal-burning units. By Phuong Le. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 3 p.m.

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES

SHASTA-TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST, Calif. —California is taking a financial wallop from unrelenting wildfires that have drained its firefighting budget and prompted nearly $1 billion in property claims even before the start of the dangerous fall fire season, officials said Thursday. The disclosures came as a roaring blaze in a rural area near the Oregon border closed 45 miles (72 kilometers) of heavily traveled Interstate 5, the main highway from Mexico to Canada. By Noah Berger and Paul Elias. SENT: 750 words. AP Photos.

SPORTS:

BBC--OREGON ST-CASEY

Oregon State baseball coach Pat Casey, who led the Beavers to three national championships, has announced his retirement after 24 seasons with the team. By Anne M. Peterson. SENT: 580 words. With AP photos.

FBC--PACK 12-THIS WEEK

No. 17 Southern California at No 10 Stanford highlights this week in the Pac-12. UPCOMING: 400 words by 3 p.m.

ALSO:

—CHEF KILLED-ARREST: Wife arrested after Oregon chef killed at culinary school.

—RACCOON ATTACK-LAWSUIT: Woman attacked by raccoon sues landlords.

—ROCK CONCERT INJURIES-LAWSUIT: Woman sues University of Oregon over concert injuries.

—TALL SHIPS: Famous tall ships to visit Coos Bay and Astoria.

—COUPLE MISSING: Sheriff: Remains found in John Day cabin believed human.

The AP-Portland, Ore.