The IAAF World Junior Track and Field Championships get underway Tuesday morning, marking the first time the IAAF has held an event of any kind in the United States since 1992.
This is the junior championship's first appearance on U.S. soil.
If all goes well this week local organizers with TrackTown USA hope its just the start of more to come: Eugene is one of three cities bidding to host the 2019 World Championships.
A 12-year-old Colorado boy battling cancer had his dream come true when he got to suit up in the major leagues for his favorite team. Dave Crawley has the story from Pittsburgh.
We dare you to try not to smile watching the groovin' grandpa dance his way into hearts. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports he tosses his canes with disdain.
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The "Keyboard Kitten" came to life for author Bob Welch early one morning last year with unexpected help of his own cat.
"One morning he literally walked across the keyboard, and he started typing letters and numbers and asterisks and such," Welch recalled, "and I said to myself: children's book."
Welch teamed up with his good friend and illustrator Tom Penix, and Comma the kitten's adventures in Oregon began.
One book just wasn't enough.
Comma is back in the sequel, "The Keyboard Kitten Gets Oregonized".
There are three common parasites pet owners should be aware of: Fleas, heartworms and ticks.
Development of a destination retail and lodging complex at the Hollering Place is one step closer to becoming a reality.
"I'm really excited that we're now moving forward on a project that could eventually bring some jobs, bring some economic development to Empire which really needs it," said Bob Garcia, chairman of the tribal council for the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians.
Photo courtesy South Lane Fire and Rescue
Two bodies found in the ashes of a Creswell-area house fire last week have not yet been identified.
"The fire burned so hot that at this point we don't even know if the bodies are male or female," Sgt. Carrie Carver with the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.
The Lane County Medical Examiner’s Office is working to identify the victims.
Rescuers place the injured helicopter pilot on a gurney at the crash site.
A helicopter pilot is injured but apparently conscious after crashing in a rural area of Snohomish County, officials said.
A man robbed a sandwich shop at gunpoint Tuesday morning, Eugene Police said.
The Trader Joe's in downtown Boise. FILE Photo by JERRY MANTER -- KBOI2.com web producer
Wawona Packing says on its website that no illnesses have been reported and the recall is a precautionary measure.