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PORTLAND PROTEST LIMITS
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland City Council has rejected an ordinance that would have given Mayor Ted Wheeler new powers to regulate protests. SENT: 360 words.
ELECTRONICS RECYCLING FRAUD
SEATTLE — The owners of a large Northwest electronics recycler are facing a federal conspiracy charge, after investigations found the company lied to customers by having mercury-containing flat-screen monitors shipped overseas instead of disposing of them safely in the U.S. By Gene Johnson. SENT: 400 words.
BALTIMORE — U.S. Catholic priests made clear their frustrations Wednesday as a national assembly focused on clergy sex-abuse neared its conclusion without strong new steps to combat the multifaceted crisis. By David McFadden and David Crary. SENT: 1050 words. With AP photos.
ELECTION 2020 DEMOCRATS SOUTH CAROLINA
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Democrats pondering 2020 presidential bids in the aftermath of the midterm elections are pivoting from campaigning for other candidates across the country to refocusing on their own efforts, including moves in early-voting states like South Carolina. BY Meg Kinnard. SENT: 420 words. With AP photos.
WHITAKER DEFENDANT OBJECTION
LAS VEGAS — A Nevada man’s federal criminal case in Iowa should be stopped because President Donald Trump’s appointment of an acting U.S. attorney general is illegal, a defense lawyer in Las Vegas said Wednesday. By Ken Ritter. SENT: 370 words.
BKW-T25-ARKANSAS PINE BLUFF OREGON
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Steals led directly to fast breaks and easy buckets for Oregon State, which scored 36 points off 21 turnovers. SENT: 520 words.
POWER OUTAGE GRANTS PASS: Power outage affects more than 30,000 around Grants Pass.
PORTLAND HIT AND RUN: Mental health review ordered for suspect in Portland hit-run.
NORTH BEND SHOOTING: Police: Man fatally shoots estranged wife, wounds another.
BUSINESS FRAUD-PLEA: Man pleads guilty to money laundering; son’s charges dropped.
SCHOOL-EMINENT DOMAIN: School district OKs use of eminent domain for church land.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE PARTNERSHIPS: College partners with universities to boost degree pathways.
SCHOOL SHOOTER SUPREME COURT: Oregon urges US Supreme Court to uphold 112-year sentence.