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Airbnb Starts Collecting Hotel Tax In Portland— San Francisco Likely To Be Next

Airbnb began collecting hotel taxes Tuesday for all of its reservations in Portland, Oregon and is expected to soon do the same in San Francisco.

07/01/2014

A park ranger inspects a redwood tree in Redwood National Park that has been vandalized to steal a "burl." (National Park Service)

Redwood Tree Burl Poaching Spreading To Other NorCal Forests, Oregon

The poaching of knobby growths on ancient redwood trees has spread to national forests in Northern California and Oregon.

06/13/2014

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High School Shooting In Oregon, One Student Dead

There has been a shooting at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Ore., east of Portland, police tell CBS News.

06/10/2014

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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Napa Becomes Latest CA County To End Jail Immigration Holds Without Probable Cause

The Napa County Department of Corrections is the latest California county to decide against detaining inmates past their release date for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement unless a court finds a probable cause to detain them.

06/06/2014

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Oregon Gay Marriage Ban

State officials have said they’d be prepared to carry out same-sex marriages almost immediately, and couples lined up outside the county clerk’s office in Portland in anticipation of the decision.

05/19/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Pac-12 To Hold Football Championship Games At Levi’s Stadium For Next Three Years

The Pacific 12 Conference will hold its Football Championship Game at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara for the next three years, with the first set for Dec. 5, a conference official said.

05/15/2014

An exterior view of Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara as it nears completion, May 13, 2014. (CBS)

Levi’s Stadium Set To Host Pac-12 Conference Football Championship

The Pac-12 Conference is set to announce that they will move the league championship football game to the new stadium of the San Francisco 49ers, starting this upcoming season.

05/14/2014

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Man Who Killed Mendocino Sheriff’s Deputy Linked To Oregon Murder

A man who killed a California deputy after a carjacking and attack at a tourist attraction is also a suspect in the slaying of a retired Oregon educator, police said Thursday.

03/20/2014

Kevin Briggs. (FBI)

Montana Fugitive Spotted In Bay Area Arrested In Oregon

A violent fugitive from Montana spotted in several Bay Area cities last week was captured Friday night in Portland, Ore., an FBI spokesman said.

02/22/2014

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