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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A homeless woman accused of slamming a car carrying her 3-year-old daughter into a crowd of pedestrians on the Las Vegas Strip told authorities she was stressed out after being chased by security guards from parking lots where she had been trying to sleep before the crash, a…

SALEM (AP) — When they passed an education budget last month that was roundly criticized as inadequate, Oregon lawmakers promised to add extra money if economists grew more optimistic about the state’s forthcoming tax collections.

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(AP) — To help two local construction companies, Lane County commissioners as soon as next week may ask Oregon’s governor to declare a drought emergency.

When Randy Newman sang his tongue-in-cheek tune about short people, he called attention to their “little hands, little eyes” and their “little baby legs.” Nowhere does his 1978 hit mention that short people also have an increased risk of coronary artery disease.

MEDFORD (AP) — Jackson County is planning a new office building in Medford for the district attorney’s office that is designed to be less vulnerable to the kind of homemade bomb attack that blew out a window in 2013.