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AP: Trump To Mobilize 100,000 National Guard Troops On Immigrants

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press. The 11-page document calls for the unprecedented militarization of immigration enforcement as far north as Portland,…

Fire Threatening 1,200 Homes In Central Oregon

Residents of Three Rivers subdivision have been notified to be prepared to evacuate at a moment’s notice as a wildfire sparked by lightning continues to grow. The Akawana Fire broke out between Camp Sherman and Lake Billy Chinook about 13 miles north of Sisters Tuesday afternoon and had burned through almost 2,000 acres by Wednesday…

Sanders wins Oregon, Clinton in Ky. & Trump wins Ore. [VIDEO]

Bernie Sanders won Oregon’s presidential primary and battled Hillary Clinton to a razor-thin margin in Kentucky, vowing to stay in the race until the end as Clinton aimed to blunt his momentum and prepare for a fall campaign against Republican Donald Trump. Tuesday’s primary in Kentucky was too close to call with Clinton leading Sanders…

WATCH LIVE: Primary Day For Kentucky And Oregon

Primary Day For Kentucky And Oregon – WATCH LIVE HERE Polls have opened in the Kentucky primary Tuesday as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton eye the state’s 60 Democratic delegates. Approximately 20 percent voter turnout is expected in the Bluegrass State, the Lexington Herald Leader reported. Presumptive Republican nominee…

Cliven Bundy Arrested On His Way To The Refuge [VIDEO]

The last four armed occupiers at Oregon’s Malheur National Wildlife Refuge say they plan to turn themselves in at 8 a.m. PT Thursday. A livestream set up to broadcast the remaining hours in the standoff at the federal property stopped after more than five hours Wednesday night when the group headed to their night camp.…

Y’all Qaeda Leader Oregon Protest Leader Ammon Bundy Arrested

Leader Oregon protest leader Ammon Bundy known on the Internet as “Y’all Qaeda” is arrested and up to eight of Bundy’s followers were detained, sources say. Shots were fired after authorities made the stop, according to the source. FBI confirms Ammon Bundy and 5 others arrested. In addition, one person is dead. It’s not clear…

Oregon Militant Vows To Die Before Being Arrested [VIDEO]

One of the militants that seizure the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon identified as 55-year-old LaVoy Finicum told MSNBC that he believed that warrants had been issued for not only himself, but Ammon Bundy and his brother Ryan. Finicum, who was interviewed with a rifle protuding from his tarp, also said that he would…

Trevor Noah: Someone Give A Red Bull To Ben Carson [VIDEO]

“How can you stand this guy,” Noah said. “Chastising victims of a shooting for what you assume was their cowardice is what most normal candidates would consider a gaff. But I will admit, Ben Carson does practice what he preaches, because even though the media kept taking shots at him, he kept charging into those…

Sheriff Refuses to Identify Shooter [VIDEO]

Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin told reporters late Thursday he refuses name the gunman behind the shooting rampage at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College that left 10 people dead and seven others injured. “I will not give him the credit he probably sought prior to this horrific act of cowardice,” Hanlin said. “You will never hear…

10 Dead In Shootings At College In Oregon [VIDEO]

10 people are dead after a shooting incident at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Ore., according to the Oregon State Police. More than 20 other people are reported to be injured. A school official says shots were fired at Snyder Hall around 10:30 a.m. The official said the school was locked down. People are being…

Oregon Begins Selling Recreational Pot [VIDEO]

Oregon marijuana shops opened their doors Thursday to recreational users for the first time. Some of the more than 300 marijuana dispensaries across the state stayed open until midnight to mark the occasion, selling to adults 21 and older. The sales will be tax-free until January, when a 25 percent state tariff goes into effect.…

Ohio State beats Oregon 42-20 to win 1st national title

Ezekial Elliott rushed for 246 yard and four touchdowns to power Ohio State to a 42-20 victory of Oregon, winning the first national title in college football’s playoff era. Photo: Ohio State’s Ezekiel Elliott (15) celebrates after a nine-yard touchdown run during the second half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Oregon…

Suspect arrested after photos of slain woman posted on 4chan [VIDEO]

Oregon authorities have arrested a man accused of killing his girlfriend in Washington state and posting gruesome pictures of her body online. David Michael Kalac, 33, was taken into custody near Portland late Wednesday by the Wilsonville Police Department. He was wanted on suspicion of second-degree murder. “Outside of a terrorist attack this is as…

Oregon teens torture classmate, cut swastika into his head

Three Portland, Oregon, teens are accused of luring a classmate into a shed, hitting him in the head with a crowbar, shooting him with a BB gun — and then using a box cutter to carve a swastika into his forehead. “There is no understanding what they did,” Kelli Murrain, the victim’s mother, told CNN…