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Police: Masked man with gun tries to rob teen girls near UO campus

Police: Masked man with gun tries to rob teen girls near UO campus »Play Video
The neighborhood during the day. Police say that Sunday at 12:30 a.m., a masked man with a gun tried to rob three teens here.

A masked man with a gun tried to rob three teenagers near the University of Oregon campus early Sunday morning.

Threat of 'bomb in the building' prompts Courthouse evacuation

Threat of 'bomb in the building' prompts Courthouse evacuation
The interior of the Linn County Courthouse in Albany features decorative polished stone on the floor. (Gary Halvorson, Oregon State Archives)

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of the Linn County Courthouse on Tuesday morning.

'This spirit squad right here is what changed my life forever'

'This spirit squad right here is what changed my life forever' »Play Video

When the Spirit Squad performs for the school, the 1,500 students at Thurston High School cheer and give the squad their full attention, said James Underwood, a peer group instructor for the squad.

Meet the Thurston Spirit Squad #LiveOnKMTR on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 5:30, 6:30 or 11 p.m.

What happens when the emergency is at the police station?

What happens when the emergency is at the police station? »Play Video

The smell from an overheated battery triggered an evacuation of Eugene Police headquarters over the weekend.

No one was injured.

Eugene Police said that if the building had to be emptied for a longer period of time, the department has several procedures in place so operations can run as smoothly as possible.

Northeast preps for blizzard: 'I don't know why the rush on bread, but what the heck'

Northeast preps for blizzard: 'I don't know why the rush on bread, but what the heck' »Play Video

As a blizzard bears down on the Northeast, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker saus the threat can't be overstated.

"We are anticipating a historic top 5 storm based on projected on snowfall," he said Monday.

Cruise ship rescues pilot from ocean off Hawaii

Cruise ship rescues pilot from ocean off Hawaii

Holland America Line's cruise ship ms Veendam answered a request for assistance from the United States Coast Guard to rescue the pilot, who had ditched his single-engine Cirrus SR-22 after he experienced a mechanical issue with the fuel system.

Car collides with pedestrian near Gateway Mall; road closed

Car collides with pedestrian near Gateway Mall; road closed »Play Video

A car collided with a pedestrian near Gateway Mall Monday morning.

The condition and identity of the pedestrian is not yet known.