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Cameras Help Fire Crews Keep A Watchful Eye On Western Wildfires

AP | June 29, 2016 8:14 a.m. | Eldorado National Forest, California

Scientists with the University of Nevada, Reno, who built the system, are trying to teach the cameras to recognize fire and smoke and send an alert.

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Istanbul International Airport Open Again After Attack Kills 41

NPR | June 29, 2016 6:10 a.m.

At least 239 people were injured in the attack on Europe's third-busiest airport. The attacks were carried out by three suicide bombers armed with guns and explosives, authorities say.

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Harney County Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Recall Against Judge Grasty

OPB | June 28, 2016 8:34 p.m.

Preliminary election results show the recall effort against Judge Steve Grasty failed, with 73 percent voting not to oust Harney County's top elected official.

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Thousands Attend Evangelist Franklin Graham's Rally At Oregon Capitol

Northwest News Network | June 28, 2016 8 p.m.

The evangelist who was a part of the negotiations that ended the 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in February returned to Oregon Tuesday.

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One Trade Pact Signed In Seattle, Bigger One Touted By Japanese Ambassador

Northwest News Network | June 28, 2016 8 p.m.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and Japanese Ambassador to the U.S. Kenichiro Sasae signed a Memorandum of Cooperation Tuesday to strengthen trade between the Evergreen State and Japan.

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North Portland Nonprofit Pushes 'African-American Focus' At New Middle School

OPB | June 28, 2016 5:39 p.m. | Portland

SEI Academy may be closing its charter middle school next year, but president Tony Hopson sees an opportunity for Portland's schools to better serve black students.

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Nonprofit Purchases KPLU, Avoids Merger With KUOW

OPB | June 28, 2016 5:15 p.m.

A nonprofit called Friends of 88.5 FM raised $7 million to purchase the station from Pacific Lutheran University, according to a university release.

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Brown Not Ready To Take Stance On Business Tax Measure

OPB | June 28, 2016 3:08 p.m. | Portland

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown says she will be taking a stance on a ballot measure that would raise taxes on businesses, but she's not yet ready to do so.

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Multnomah Greyhound Park Will Be Demolished Next Month

OPB | June 28, 2016 2:58 p.m.

The historic Multnomah Greyhound Park played host to a farewell celebration Tuesday before its complete demolition early next month.  

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Attack At Istanbul's International Airport Kills At Least 32 People

NPR | June 28, 2016 12:56 p.m.

At least 32 people have died at Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport, where an explosion followed an outburst of gunfire Tuesday night, according to Turkish officials.