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Shriner’s Pediatric Hospital in Portland is one of multiple sites across the United States specializing in Muscular Dystrophy research.

“Some families travel and they come because you’re going to meet a group of physicians here and other medical staff that know a lot about your child’s very rare condition,” Dr. Erika Finanger said.

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Missing woman found by concerned citizen

Missing woman found by concerned citizen

88-year-old Franchia Loren was located in the area of E. 23rd Avenue and Harris Street in Eugene by a concerned citizen. She went missing Sunday morning.

Police use pepper spray, flash bang grenades during Portland May Day protest

Police use pepper spray, flash bang grenades during Portland May Day protest »Play Video
A flash bang grenade explodes among protesters Friday evening in Portland, Oregon, May 1, 2015.

Hundreds of May Day marchers took to downtown streets Friday in what was initially a peaceful protest but turned violent after a splinter group left the main group.

DA: Police justified in shooting death of veteran

DA: Police justified in shooting death of veteran »Play Video
Police on Devos Street on Monday, March 30.

"His decision to shoot was the only rational choice available to him, and it was a choice consistent with the requirements of Oregon law," District Attorney Alex Gardner wrote in a press release Friday.

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Marcus Mariota swaps his wings for a Titan 'T'

Marcus Mariota swaps his wings for a Titan 'T' »Play Video
Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota (#8) makes his last throw in the National Championship game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at AT&T Stadium. The Buckeyes defeated the Ducks 42-20 and took the title. Mary Jane Schulte, Oregon News Lab

Marcus Mariota was the second pick in the first round NFL Draft. He was chosen by the Tennessee Titans. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the first pick of the evening. They decided to use their top choice on former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.