Category: Oregon

‘either-fly-home-or-face-the-consequences’:-australian-pm-reacts-after-racing-pigeon-flies-from-america-to-australia
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Jan
2021

‘Either Fly Home Or Face The Consequences’: Australian PM Reacts After Racing Pigeon Flies From America To Australia‘Either Fly Home Or Face The Consequences’: Australian PM Reacts After Racing Pigeon Flies From America To Australia

The Australian government has decided against euthanizing the “racing pigeon” which they initially deemed a biosecurity risk because they thought it had flown from the United States to Australia, according to the Associated Press. The pigeon had reportedly landed in the backyard of a Melbourne, Australia resident after journeying 8,000 miles from Oregon to Australia, […]

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report:-racing-pigeon-flies-8,000-miles-from-america-to-australia.-authorities-plan-to-kill-it
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Jan
2021

REPORT: Racing Pigeon Flies 8,000 Miles From America To Australia. Authorities Plan To Kill ItREPORT: Racing Pigeon Flies 8,000 Miles From America To Australia. Authorities Plan To Kill It

The Australian government is trying to capture and euthanize a pigeon that flew from Oregon to Australia, according to the Associated Press. The racing pigeon, named Joe after the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden, flew 8,000 miles from Oregon to Australia across the Pacific Ocean and landed in the backyard of Melbourne, Australia resident Kevin Celli-Bird […]

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it-took-six-months-of-rioting,-millions-in-property-damage-for-portland-mayor-ted-wheeler-to-escalate-law-enforcement-efforts-against-antifa
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Jan
2021

It Took Six Months Of Rioting, Millions In Property Damage For Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler To Escalate Law Enforcement Efforts Against AntifaIt Took Six Months Of Rioting, Millions In Property Damage For Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler To Escalate Law Enforcement Efforts Against Antifa

Portland’s Mayor recently recognized “Antifa” and “anarchists” are a problem in the city months after consecutive protests and rioting. At least $4 million in physical damage was done to businesses downtown during the first month of protests, according to the Portland Business Alliance. The riots cost downtown Portland another $18 million in revenue, according to […]

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portland-mayor-says-law-enforcement-against-‘antifa-and-anarchists’-will-ramp-up
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Jan
2021

Portland Mayor Says Law Enforcement Against ‘Antifa And Anarchists’ Will Ramp UpPortland Mayor Says Law Enforcement Against ‘Antifa And Anarchists’ Will Ramp Up

January 02, 2021 3:08 PM ET The mayor of Portland, Oregon said that it’s time to ramp up official responses to “lawlessness” after rioters targeted the federal courthouse on New Year’s Eve in a press conference Friday. Democratic Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler said that his efforts to oversee and keep the peace at demonstrations haven’t […]

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cheetah-terrorizing-local-neighborhood-was-actually-a-stuffed-animal
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Dec
2020

Cheetah Terrorizing Local Neighborhood Was Actually A Stuffed AnimalCheetah Terrorizing Local Neighborhood Was Actually A Stuffed Animal

December 21, 2020 5:42 PM ET A deputy sheriff investigating a report of a cheetah on the loose in a Portland neighborhood discovered it was a stuffed animal, The Miami Herald reported. “I used my ninja-like skills to sneak up on the beast,” Deputy Sheriff Raymond Sullivan said, according to Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office’s Facebook […]

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portland-election-celebrations-include-illegal-street-racing-and-targeted-demonstrations-at-ice
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Nov
2020

Portland Election Celebrations Include Illegal Street Racing And Targeted Demonstrations At ICEPortland Election Celebrations Include Illegal Street Racing And Targeted Demonstrations At ICE

People engaged in illegal street racing, gun shooting, and challenged Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials to a fight while celebrating the projected win of Democratic nominee Joe Biden in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday night, Fox News reported. A few dozen protesters marched to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) building and challenged anyone in the […]

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national-guard-activated-in-portland-to-respond-to-riots-and-‘widespread-violence,’-officials-say
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Nov
2020

National Guard Activated In Portland To Respond To Riots And ‘Widespread Violence,’ Officials SayNational Guard Activated In Portland To Respond To Riots And ‘Widespread Violence,’ Officials Say

The Oregon National Guard was activated in Portland, Oregon, Wednesday night as protests turned to riots accompanied by violence, according to law enforcement officials. Law enforcement officials declared the demonstration a riot in response to “widespread violence” and destruction of property, according to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office. Democratic Oregon Governor Kate Brown called in […]

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Sep
2020

Police Report Multiple People Dead After Hostage SituationPolice Report Multiple People Dead After Hostage Situation

September 29, 2020 10:18 AM ET Multiple people died during a possible “hostage situation” in Salem, Oregon, Monday, police said in a press release.  Deputies from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a possible hostage situation at around 12:30 p.m. Monday, according to a police press release. Deputies arrived at the […]

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man-who-allegedly-drove-into-a-group-of-protesters-used-the-family-vineyard-as-a-‘tactical-training-camp,’-stockpiled-weapons,-authorities-say
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Sep
2020

Man Who Allegedly Drove Into A Group Of Protesters Used The Family Vineyard As A ‘Tactical Training Camp,’ Stockpiled Weapons, Authorities SayMan Who Allegedly Drove Into A Group Of Protesters Used The Family Vineyard As A ‘Tactical Training Camp,’ Stockpiled Weapons, Authorities Say

A man who used his family’s vineyard to prepare for “civil disorders” and allegedly drove through peaceful protesters in May was arrested for gun-related offenses, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Benjamin Jong Ren Hung, 28, was charged with conspiring to transport firearms across lines and making a false statement in the acquisition of firearms, […]

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