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Local 3rd annual Thrill The World in Eugene: 'Fund raising is a big part' (New) 3rd annual Thrill The World in Eugene: 'Fund raising is a big part' (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Over 200 zombies danced in perfect beat to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” as part of the third annual Thrill the World Eugene event under the Washington – Jefferson Bridge Saturday afternoon, with the dance beginning at exactly 3 p.m. in order to be synchronized with dancers in 21 countries globally.

Former youth sports coach accused of raping girl in Eugene in early 2000s

An Oregon City man who had coached youth sports in Eugene faces accusations who sexually abused a girl who lived in his home when he lived here more than a decade ago.

Eugene Police arrested Marvin Paul Harley, 48, on Thursday on charges of Sex Abuse in the First Degree, Sodomy in the Second Degree, Rape in the Second Degree and Unlawful Sexual Penetration in the Second Degree.

The victim told an agency in another state that the crimes happened in Eugene between 2000 and 2002 while she was under 18 and lived in Harley's home.

Police said Harley was at that time acting as a coach for middle-school age children.

Springfield woman pleads guilty to stealing SUV with teen, toddler asleep inside

Springfield woman pleads guilty to stealing SUV with teen, toddler asleep inside
Tamela Mae Trice, 23

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- A woman pleaded guilty to stealing an SUV from a store parking lot while a teenager and toddler were sleeping inside the vehicle, the Lane County District Attorney's Office said.

Tamela Trice, 23, of Springfield plead guilty to multiple charges including two counts of attempted kidnapping, driving under the influence, and unauthorized use of a vehicle. She was sentenced to 20 months in prison with 3 years of post-prison supervision from the mid-September incident.

According to police, Trice was intoxicated when she stole an SUV from the Safeway store in Springfieldwhile a 17-year-old and a 2-year-old sleeping in the car.

Her 20-month sentence also includes a probation violation. Trice was on probation for hitting an LTD bus driver after being told to get off the bus October 4, 2012.

Photographer showcases ethereal underwater maternity portraits

Photographer showcases ethereal underwater maternity portraits
We introduce the work of Florida-based photographer Adam Opris who has taken the expectant portrait to another level with his series of stunning and ethereal underwater shoots. Featuring: Atmosphere Where: South Florida, Florida, United States When: 21 Oct 2014 Credit: Supplied by WENN.com
Enter the work of Florida-based photographer Adam Opris - who has taken the expectant portrait to another level with his series of stunning and ethereal underwater shoots.

2 dead, 4 critically injured in shooting at Marysville high school

2 dead, 4 critically injured in shooting at Marysville high school »Play Video
Firefighters, medics and hospital staff move one of the Marysville Pilchuck High School shooting victims from an ambulence into Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, following the shooting at the high school. (AP Photo/The Herald, Dan Bates)
A student opened fire Friday morning at Marysville Pilchuck High School, killing one student and critically injuring four others before fatally shooting himself, police and witnesses said.

'Crash involved both northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 5'

'Crash involved both northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 5' »Play Video

A double-crossover crash killed one driver and injured another Thursday.

The aftermath left all lanes of Interstate 5 closed for hours.

Homeless campers pitch tents near Eugene school

Homeless campers pitch tents near Eugene school »Play Video
Foreground: Homeless camp. Background: Elementary school.

On Tuesday, campers pitched tents and settled into the South Eugene area, a stone's throw from Cesar Chavez Elementary School.

Bus driver beat down

Bus driver beat down »Play Video
Call it instant karma. A bus driver beat a purse-snatcher with a bat. And it was all caught on camera. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

Death, damage in construction site under investigation; bridge closed until late Friday

Death, damage in construction site under investigation; bridge closed until late Friday »Play Video
The McCullough Bridge is expected to remain closed until late Friday. A fatality and damage in a construction site are under investigation.

Police are still investigating at the McCullough Bridge in North Bend where a Florence man is dead after it appears he accidentally drove off a temporary construction bridge under the main structure.