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  • U.S. government, but not Trump, can be sued over climate: judge

    A group of young Americans suing the federal government over lack of action to fight climate change can proceed with their lawsuit, but U.S. President Donald Trump cannot be named as a defendant, a federal judge ruled on Monday.

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  • Prosecutors drop case against mother who left child in car

    Prosecutors are dismissing the manslaughter case against an Oregon mother who left her 1-year-old daughter in a hot car for hours while she went to work. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Douglas … Click to Continue

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  • Head coach Chris Petersen wishes for ‘do-over’ after Washington falters late

    Chris Petersen quietly delivered a message during his weekly media briefing that not everything is going wrong for Washington even as he prepared to field questions about what happened in the Huskies' loss to Oregon on Saturday. The coach wore a black T-shirt Monday with the phrase "Stay Positive" printed on it. He wore it Sunday as well as the 15th-ranked Huskies were coming to grips with the 30-27 overtime loss that likely ended Washington's hopes of finding its way back to the College...

    SFGate
  • U.S. government, but not Trump, can be sued over climate: judge

    A group of young Americans suing the federal government over lack of action to fight climate change can proceed with their lawsuit, but President Donald Trump cannot be named as a defendant, a federal judge ruled on Monday.

    U.S.
  • 'Hyperalarming' study shows massive insect loss...

    Insects around the world are in a crisis, according to a small but growing number of long-term studies showing dramatic declines in invertebrate populations. A new report suggests that the problem is more widespread than scientists realized. Huge numbers of bugs have been lost in a pristine national forest in Puerto Rico, the study found, and the forest's insect-eating animals have gone missing, too. In 2014, an international team of biologists estimated that, in the past 35 years, the abundance...

    Laredo Morning Times
  • The Latest: Oregon lawmaker blasts coal export proposal

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The Latest on the Trump administration considering the use of military bases or other federal facilities to export fossil fuels (all...

    Mail Online
  • Top 25-poll shakeup after top football teams lose

    After four of the top eight teams lost Saturday, the Associated Press poll had a new look Sunday behind No. 1 Alabama, with Ohio State reaching No. 2, LSU jumping back to No. 5 and Michigan moving into the top 10 for the first time this season. LSU jumped eight spots after handing then-No. 2 Georgia its first loss of the season, a 36-16 rout that dropped the Bulldogs six spots to No. 8. Also losing were then-No. 6 West Virginia, 30-14 at Iowa State; and No. 8 Penn State, which lost 21-17 at home...

    SFGate
  • Top 25-poll shakeup after top football teams lose

    After four of the top eight teams lost Saturday, the Associated Press poll had a new look Sunday behind No. 1 Alabama, with Ohio State reaching No. 2, LSU jumping back to No. 5 and Michigan moving into the top 10 for the first time this season. LSU jumped eight spots after handing then-No. 2 Georgia its first loss of the season, a 36-16 rout that dropped the Bulldogs six spots to No. 8. Also losing were then-No. 6 West Virginia, 30-14 at Iowa State; and No. 8 Penn State, which lost 21-17 at home...

    SFGate
  • Cougs, Ducks and Lee Corso’s headgear pick. WSU to host ESPN’s College Gameday for the first time

    College Gameday has been going on the road since 1993 and in the past 15 years, a random Washington State University flag has appeared on every single show. “Ol’ Crimson” … Click to Continue

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  • Cougs, Ducks and Lee Corso’s headgear pick. WSU to host ESPN’s College Gameday for the first time

    College Gameday has been going on the road since 1993 and in the past 15 years, a random Washington State University flag has appeared on every single show. “Ol’ Crimson” … Click to Continue

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  • Fights break out between protesters in Oregon

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Fights broke out downtown between protesters with a right-wing group and counter-demonstrators, and police are working to keep the two...

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  • Pac-12 football: No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

    C.J. Verdell scored on a 6-yard run in overtime and No. 17 Oregon knocked off No. 7 Washington 30-27 on Saturday. Verdell finished with 111 yards but none were sweeter for the Ducks than the final 6, when he sprinted nearly untouched on third-and-goal and set off a wild celebration in the east...

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  • No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

    EUGENE, Ore. - C.J. Verdell scored on a 6-yard run in overtime and No. 17 Oregon knocked off No. 7 Washington 30-27 on Saturday. Verdell finished with 111 yards, but none were sweeter for the Ducks than the final 6, when he sprinted nearly untouched on 3rd-and-goal and set off a wild celebration in the east end zone of Autzen Stadium. The Ducks (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) were fortunate to reach overtime after Washington kicker Peyton Henry missed a 37-yard field-goal attempt on the final play of...

    SFGate
  • No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

    Mario Cristobal sprinted down the sideline beginning for a timeout. If Oregon was going to announce it was back among the elite of the Pac-12 Conference after a couple of … Click to Continue

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  • No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

    C.J. Verdell scored on a 6-yard run in overtime and No. 17 Oregon knocked off No. 7 Washington 30-27 on Saturday. Verdell finished with 111 yards but none were sweeter … Click to Continue

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  • UW running backs Sean McGrew and Kamari Pleasant shined in big moments during loss to Oregon

    First, Myles Gaskin exited the game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. He didn’t return for the rest of the first half. And even when he sporadically played … Click to Continue

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  • No. 17 Oregon outlasts No. 7 Washington 30-27 in OT

    C.J. Verdell scored on a 6-yard run in overtime and No. 17 Oregon knocked off No. 7 Washington 30-27 on Saturday. Verdell finished with 111 yards but none were sweeter … Click to Continue

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  • Oregon eyes plan for managing wolves to protect livestock

    Oregon officials are proposing a new framework for managing wolves that prey on livestock. The East Oregonian reports that a possible deal emerged Tuesday that involves ranchers making clearly defined … Click to Continue

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  • Defendant lunges for officer's gun in Oregon courtroom

    NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) - Video shows a dramatic Oregon courtroom scuffle in which a defendant lunges for a police officer's gun.The Oregonian/OregonLive reports...

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  • Moment inmate on trial for robbery lunges for officer's gun in the middle of an Oregon courtroom

    Scott Patrick Lemmon, 27 of Newport, Oregon, was in court Wednesday for his trial on charges of Robbery II, Burglary I, Theft II, two counts of Menacing and four counts of Coercion.

    Mail Online
  • WATCH: Missing hiker's body found in Oregon

    The medical examiner is analyzing the body of a 30-year-old man, who was found near the 8,300-foot level of the mountain in Mount Hood.

    ABC News
  • What time, TV, channel is Washington vs. Oregon? (10/13/18) Livestream, watch online

    The No. 7 ranked Washington Huskies (5-1), led by quarterback Jake Browning, meet the No. 17 ranked Oregon Ducks (4-1), led by quarterback Justin Herbert, in a PAC 12 Week 7 NCAA football game on Saturday, October 13, 2018 (10/13/18) at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. Watch video The No. 7 ranked Washington Huskies (5-1), led by quarterback Jake Browning, meet the No. 17 ranked Oregon Ducks (4-1), led by quarterback Justin Herbert, in a PAC 12 Week...

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  • Republicans see silver linings in deep-blue states

    Republicans are holding out hope that their side can make gains down the ballot – even in some of the bluest states in the country.

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  • College football viewers' guide: Key conference matchups highlight the weekend

    It’s another weekend of college football, which means it’s time to cancel your other Saturday plans to binge-watch games from morning until late night. The Times’ Eduardo Gonzalez lets us know what will be on our televisions and computer screens this weekend: FRIDAY Arizona (3-3) at Utah (3-2),...

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