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Cruise ship rescues pilot from ocean off Hawaii

Cruise ship rescues pilot from ocean off Hawaii

Holland America Line's cruise ship ms Veendam answered a request for assistance from the United States Coast Guard to rescue the pilot, who had ditched his single-engine Cirrus SR-22 after he experienced a mechanical issue with the fuel system.

'This spirit squad right here is what changed my life forever'

'This spirit squad right here is what changed my life forever' »Play Video

When the Spirit Squad performs for the school, the 1,500 students at Thurston High School cheer and give the squad their full attention, said James Underwood, a peer group instructor for the squad.

Meet the Thurston Spirit Squad #LiveOnKMTR on Thursday, Jan. 29, at 5:30, 6:30 or 11 p.m.

Man lost at sea after boat capsizes

Man lost at sea after boat capsizes »Play Video
Photo of the capsized vessel

A man remains lost at sea after a boat with three people on board capsized off Paradise Point on Sunday afternoon. Two of the 3 made it safely to shore.

Police: Masked man with gun tries to rob teen girls near UO campus

Police: Masked man with gun tries to rob teen girls near UO campus »Play Video
The neighborhood during the day. Police say that Sunday at 12:30 a.m., a masked man with a gun tried to rob three teens here.

A masked man with a gun tried to rob three teenagers near the University of Oregon campus early Sunday morning.

Man hit by car near Gateway Mall dies

Man hit by car near Gateway Mall dies »Play Video

A car collided with a pedestrian near Gateway Mall Monday morning just after 9:30 a.m.

The pedestrian died later in the day from his injuries.

Police: 13-year-old boy sent to hospital after man slashes chest with knife

Police: 13-year-old boy sent to hospital after man slashes chest with knife »Play Video
Portland Police on scene of the Gateway Fred Meyer where a 12-year-old boy was stabbed by "an older" man. (Reed Andrews/KATU News)

A 13-year-old boy is sent to a Portland area hospital with serious slash wounds to his chest, according to Portland Police. 

Police: Woman jumps onto thief's car as he drives off, gets purse back

Police: Woman jumps onto thief's car as he drives off, gets purse back »Play Video
Tammy Elliot describes how she hung onto a car's windshield wipers Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 as a robbery suspect drove away with her purse he had stolen inside a Northeast Portland Fred Meyer.

A woman clung to the hood of a purse thief’s car Friday morning as he drove through the parking lot of a Northeast Portland Fred Meyer store, police officials said.

Police: Driver who hit police officer with van cited for reckless driving

Police: Driver who hit police officer with van cited for reckless driving
Police conduct an investigation into the crash Tuesday, December 23, 2014.

The driver who hit a police officer last December faces a citation for Reckless Driving, Eugene Police said.

Lower fuel prices save local governments money

Lower fuel prices save local governments money »Play Video
How low will it go?

The decline in the price of oil benefits large public consumers of gasoline, like school bus companies, transit districts and law enforcement agencies. But in counties that produce oil, the plunge in price is taking tax revenue down with it.

Robbers steal medical marijuana: 'There's going to be patients without their medicine'

Robbers steal medical marijuana: 'There's going to be patients without their medicine' »Play Video

Three men broke into a home early Friday morning, bound the arms and feet of the residents at gunpoint and made off with weapons, cash and marijuana, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.

Man, 83, hit as car careens into lobby of medical building

Man, 83, hit as car careens into lobby of medical building
The car crashed through the entry way, hitting a man as he was entering the lobby.

An 83-year-old man walking into the lobby of a medical office building suffered serious injuries when a car hit him and pushed him through a glass entry way Friday morning