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In Major Blow To Trump, GOP Health Care Bill Vote Delayed

NPR | March 23, 2017

The bill faced opposition from the center and right within the party. And Trump, for all his efforts at deal-making, hasn't been able yet to secure the votes.

Far-Fetched As They Might Seem, Secession Movements Are Thriving In The NW

OPB | March 23, 2017

The Pacific Northwest is home to at least four different ongoing secession or breakaway movements. One overarching State of Jeffersonian theme connects them: A sense of disenfranchisement.

Oregon Looking For 1st-ever Win Against Michigan In Sweet 16 Matchup

AP | March 23, 2017

Michigan is 4-0 all-time against Oregon. The Wolverines won the most recent meeting 70-63 in a Thanksgiving tournament in 2014.

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Central Oregon Is Among Nation's Fastest Growing Regions

OPB | March 23, 2017 9:23 a.m.

Crook County and the Bend-Redmond metro area make national top ten lists for growth.

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Witness Testimony In Gorsuch's Confirmation Hearing

NPR | March 23, 2017 6:12 a.m. | Washington

Thursday, the committee hears testimony from witnesses about Gorsuch's qualifications to be a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Rising Columbia River Means More Bridge Lifts For Commuters

OPB | March 22, 2017 2:45 p.m.

Commuters between Washington and Oregon can expect some traffic delays this week. Rising flood levels on the Columbia River mean more lifts for the Interstate 5 bridge.

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Westminster Attacker Was 'Peripheral Figure' In Earlier Investigation, May Says

NPR | March 23, 2017 6:16 a.m.

"Some years ago, he was once investigated by MI5 in relation to concerns about violent extremism," Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May says.

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Analysis: GOP Health Care Bill Could Raise Insurance Prices For Oregonians

OPB | March 22, 2017 2:15 p.m. | Portland

Even with its tax credit increases for older consumers, the GOP's new health care bill would increase overall health insurance costs for Oregonians, according to a new analysis.


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