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Local Semi crashes into yard after brakes fail Semi crashes into yard after brakes fail (Photo Gallery)
The brakes failed on a semi hauling lumber Wednesday morning, sending the truck careening through an intersection into a rock retaining wall before coming to rest in the yard of home, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said.

Corvallis woman's death remains unsolved 6 months later

Corvallis woman's death remains unsolved 6 months later »Play Video
Oregon State Police forensics processes the contents of the camp where the woman was found dead by "homicidal violence."

A 42-year-old woman found dead in a public park suffered serious head trauma, an autopsy found.

Pleasant Hill firefighter: 'He was a great guy to have around'

Pleasant Hill firefighter: 'He was a great guy to have around' »Play Video
"Please keep his family and our Volunteers in your thoughts and prayers," the Pleasant Hill Volunteer Firefighters Association asked on Facebook.

A Pleasant Hill volunteer firefighter drowned at Diamond Lake Sunday evening. Authorities continue to search for his body while fellow firefighters offer support to his family.

Governor signs bill allowing dispensaries to sell pot to recreational users

Governor signs bill allowing dispensaries to sell pot to recreational users
Jay Baker, owner of Fresh Buds, a Portland medical marijuana dispensary, says he's had to turn customers away because many people thought recreational marijuana was legal as soon as voters passed it last year.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has signed a bill allowing medical marijuana dispensaries to sell pot to recreational users. 

'What Pet Should I Get?' Previously unpublished Dr. Seuss book released

'What Pet Should I Get?' Previously unpublished Dr. Seuss book released
Courtesy Dr. Seuss Enterprises

The day you’ve awaited is finally here, those who hold childhood memories dear. Readers young and old, come take a look, at Dr. Seuss’ new picture book. But how can it be? Didn’t he pass away? Well, his long-lost gem is published this day.

'I don't agree with it': Sharon Osbourne opposes legal pot

'I don't agree with it': Sharon Osbourne opposes legal pot
FILE - Sharon Osbourne pulls a weird face at the 2014 MTV EMA Awards. (WENN.com photo)
Sharon Osbourne is against legalizing marijuana because she fears it will be a disaster for society in the long term.