Oregon Repeals Tsunami-Zone Construction Ban; California Still Has NoneCalifornia has no state-mandated development restrictions in tsunami zones. "In every other country in the world, best practice for tsunamis is avoidance, not building in a tsunami zone," an Oregon seismologist said.
Oregon Wildfire Smoke Pouring Into Northern California Prompts Air Quality AdvisoryStarting early Saturday evening, the Bay Area will see impacts from the Milepost 97 fire near Canyonville, Ore., according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
Former 49ers Analyst Recounts Disarming Student With GunKeanon Lowe said he had just entered a classroom at the Portland high school where he works as a coach and security guard when a student armed with a black shotgun appeared in the doorway.
Former 49ers Assistant, Oregon Ducks Star Player Tackles Student With Shotgun At Portland SchoolA student holding a shotgun walked into a classroom at a Portland, Oregon, high school Friday but was tackled immediately by the school's football coach - a former University of Oregon standout and former San Francisco 49ers analyst.
Avalanche, Rockslide Shuts Down Amtrak Travel Through SierraAmtrak says two trains together carrying nearly 300 passengers to and from the Bay Area stopped and reversed directions due to a railroad track closure in the Sierra Nevada.
Bay Area-Bound Amtrak Train Forced To Make 36-Hour Stop In Oregon MountainsAn Amtrak train bound for the Bay Area with 183 passengers on board is finally on the move, 36 hours after it became stuck in remote part of Oregon.
Man Who Killed Oregon Couple, California Man Dies On Death RowAuthorities say a man who killed a couple in Oregon and a man in California has died on death row at the Oregon State Penitentiary.
Good Samaritan Rescues Kitten Glued To Busy Road In OregonA man rescued a tiny, terrified kitten, literally stuck to a busy road road after someone had slathered its paws with glue.
Body Of Missing UC Law Student Recovered Near Oregon WaterfallThe body of a 23-year-old UC Berkeley School of Law student was recovered Thursday night near Toketee Falls, in Oregon.
UC Berkeley Law Student Feared Dead After Slipping Off WaterfallBrian Lewinstein, 23, was scheduled to begin his second year at Berkeley Law this fall and to graduate in 2020.
Woman Claims Telepathy Helped Get Napping Cougar Out Of Her HouseAn Oregon woman's encounter with a napping mountain lion in her home has become a social media sensation.