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Local UO launches $2 billion fundraising effort (New) UO launches $2 billion fundraising effort (Video)
The University of Oregon officially entered the public phase of its fundraising campaign on Friday night with the announcement of a $2 billion effort.

The most ambitious campaign in the UO’s history is also the largest fundraising effort ever undertaken by an organization in the state.

Police: Gunman steals man's car - and pants

http://media.kmtr.com/images/141017alonzo330.jpgCOOS BAY, Ore. - A gunman kidnapped a driver in Coos Bay and directed him to a remote area near Sumner Thursday morning.

The gunman then demanded the victim get out of the car and remove his pants.

The gunman took the man's pants and car and drove off.

The victim then walked to a nearby home and asked the residents to call 911

At about 11:44 a.m., an officer from the Coos Bay Police Department located the stolen vehicle unoccupied in Coos Bay.

Investigators identified 21-year-old Gabriel T. Alonzo of Coos Bay

Artist uses National Mall as his personal canvas

Artist uses National Mall as his personal canvas »Play Video
if you visit the National Mall in Washington this month, you may notice a very special piece of art on display, but the size and location of this unique canvas may surprise you. Polo Sandoval has the story.

UO on Ebola: Got symptoms? Been to West Africa? Get to hospital

UO on Ebola: Got symptoms? Been to West Africa? Get to hospital »Play Video
'The process that we take is a very standardized process.'

"The closeness of everybody and just tight knit community and big lecture halls - yeah, it could be definitely a problem," a student suggested.

What do you know - or fear - about Ebola?

What do you know - or fear - about Ebola? »Play Video

KMTR NewsSource 16 asked people what they know - and what they fear - about Ebola in an effort to nail down some facts about the disease with outbreaks in Africa and isolated cases in the U.S.

FBI: Robber hit banks in Salem and Eugene before, after lunch

A man robbed a bank in Salem late Thursday morning - then robbed another 60 miles to the south in Eugene a few hours later.

The FBI, the Marion County Sheriff's Office and the Eugene Police Department want the public's help in identifying and locating the man believed responsible for the two robberies.

The first 3-D printed rocket powered plane

The first 3-D printed rocket powered plane »Play Video
A web site's readers want to see just how high they can fly a model airplane. So they've built one using a 3-D printer and crowdfunding, and they're planning to launch it, with a toy pilot, from the New Mexico. CNN's Jim Boulden got a look at the plane.