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Local Grass fire burns barn, threatens homes in Pleasant Hill (Updated) Grass fire burns barn, threatens homes in Pleasant Hill (Photo Gallery) (Video)
Firefighters responded to a quickly-spreading grass fire that ignited one barn and threatened 11 homes and several barns and outbuildings in Pleasant Hill Friday afternoon.

A helicopter dumped buckets of water on the barn. The barn was fully involved. The flames caught the bottom of the structure on fire and climbed to the roof.

Football fans celebrate Labor Day weekend with OSU kickoff

Football fans celebrate Labor Day weekend with OSU kickoff
Reser Stadium on September 3, 2015.

Classes don't kick off until September 24, but football is in session starting Friday. The Oregon State football hosts the Wildcats of Weber State in Gary Andersen's first outing as head coach for the Beavers.

Suspect in Wash. firearm theft found 'dazed and confused' in Eugene

Suspect in Wash. firearm theft found 'dazed and confused' in Eugene
Featured left: Antonio DeLeon, aka "Mugsy", and featured right, Cooper Homme. Photo courtesy: Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers

The driver of a car that sped away from police Tuesday - and was later determined to be a potentially armed and dangerous fugitive from Washington state - was found dazed and confused inside a home for sale in southwest Eugene overnight, Eugene Police said.

Seahawks vs. Raiders: 5 things to look for

Seahawks vs. Raiders: 5 things to look for

The Seahawks close out their preseason tonight against the Raiders. The starters had their dress rehearsal Saturday night against San Diego, so expect to see little if any action from the frontline players who will start one week from Sunday in the regular season opener against the Rams. Tonight the field at CenturyLink will be a showcase for players trying to earn a spot on the 53 man rosters for both teams. Final cuts for the Seahawks and all NFL teams are this weekend, 22 players will be let go.

iPhone stops bullet

iPhone stops bullet »Play Video
An iPhone saved a Fresno state student -- by stopping a bullet during an armed robbery at an apartment complex near campus. Sonata Rose has the details on the shooting and how it has raised security concerns.

Snub that handshake

Snub that handshake »Play Video
It's one of life's awkward moments, when you stick out your hand to shake someone else's and instead you're ignored. When it happened to Chicago’s mayor a couple of days ago, it got CNN’s Jeanne Moos thinking about shady handshakes.