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Virgin Galactic reported Friday morning that its SpaceShipTwo space tourism aircraft was lost after a "serious anomaly" during a test flight.

The Kern County Sheriff's Office also said it was "on scene of (a) spaceship accident."

Virgin Galactic, communicating via Twitter, said the status of the pilots is unknown, but the California Highway Patrol told The Associated Press that there has been one fatality and one major injury.

Police ratchet up presence for Halloween, Oregon-Stanford game

Police ratchet up presence for Halloween, Oregon-Stanford game
File image of a riot near the University of Oregon

Halloween in Eugene can be a riot.

Literally.

"Historically we do - we've seen some issues around, so we will have some extra presence this weekend," said Debbie Janecek with Eugene Police.

Police said they're taking extra measures to make sure history doesn't repeat itself - especially since, in addition to the holiday, this weekend pits the University of Oregon Ducks against the Stanford Cardinal at Autzen.

'That's just weird': Woman wakes up to find intruder in her bed

'That's just weird': Woman wakes up to find intruder in her bed
Police declined to say on which floor the break-in took place but emphasized that 2nd and 3rd floor windows still need to be locked for safety.

A woman awoke to find a man in her bedroom trying to climb into bed with her Friday morning.

The woman screamed, and the intruder fled the area, police said.
 
Police responded to the area and set up a perimeter but did not locate the suspect.

California sheriff: 'On scene of spaceship accident'

California sheriff: 'On scene of spaceship accident'
The wreckage of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShip Two is seen in the Mojave Desert.

Virgin Galactic reported Friday morning that its SpaceShipTwo space tourism aircraft was lost after a "serious anomaly" during a test flight.

The Kern County Sheriff's Office also said it was "on scene of (a) spaceship accident."

Virgin Galactic, communicating via Twitter, said the status of the pilots is unknown, but the California Highway Patrol told The Associated Press that there has been one fatality and one major injury.

Photos: Costumed critters on Halloween

Photos: Costumed critters on Halloween
Pets around Washington are donning their best costumes today in celebration of Halloween. KOMO viewers shared their festive photos on Facebook. Share your photos with us using the hashtag #KOMOPix or send to photos@komonews.com. (Photos: Facebook.com/KOMONews) October 31, 2014.

Sheriff: New York fugitive hid out in Lane County for 20 years

A fugitive convicted of smuggling an 800-pound planeload of drugs from Texas to New York 20 years ago has been found in the Coast Range community of Deadwood after he applied for government benefits, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.

Vancouver triple shooting: Two people shot, shooter dead

Vancouver triple shooting: Two people shot, shooter dead
Clark County Sheriff responded to a shooting in Vancouver, Wash. on Oct. 31. The suspect, John Kendall, was found dead with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Two people were hurt at separate shooting locations. (Clark County Sheriff)

The Clark County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting in Vancouver on 63rd St. and Andresen Rd. Two people have been shot and the shooter is dead according to the sheriff.

The most creative (and officially licensed) Seahawks merch

The most creative (and officially licensed) Seahawks merch

We're not afraid to slap the Seahawks logo on anything here in Seattle - and apparently, neither is the NFL. Here is some of the most...umm, creative...merchandise officially licensed by the NFL and sold here in the city. 

Lindsay Lohan stumbles out of nightclub; pal fears for her well-being

Lindsay Lohan stumbles out of nightclub; pal fears for her well-being
Lindsay Lohan (WENN.com photo)
Lindsay Lohan's pop star pal Tom Parker expressed his concern for the actress' well-being after seeing pictures of her stumbling out of a London hotspot.