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Early Results Point To Greek Thumbs-Down On Bailout Referendum


The vote is on an international bailout that includes harsh austerity measures. The Athens government is instead pushing for a "no" vote that would give it a mandate to try to negotiate debt relief.

Photo: Kay Nietfeld, DPA/Landov

New Oregon DNA Testing Law Explained


New Oregon legislation makes it easier for people who say they’ve been wrongfully convicted of aggravated murder and other serious crimes to access DNA testing. 

Photo: National Institute of Standards, Law Enforcement Standards Division.

Central Oregon Fire Now 22,000 Acres, 5 Percent Contained


Firefighters in central Oregon continue to fight a large fire on the west side of the South Fork John Day River, about 11 miles south of Dayville.

Photo: U.S. Army Sgt. Jesica Geffre/Flickr / U.S. Army

At Home With A Language's Last Native Speaker


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Verdena Parker lives in Winston, OR, and is the last living native speaker of the Hupa language.

Photo: Dave Blanchard / OPB

Oregon House Passes Bill To Boost Speed Limits


Speed limits throughout eastern Oregon could increase under a bill moving through the state Legislature.

Photo: Famartin, Wikimedia Commons