The Coos County Sheriff's office says Jeffrey Boyce's mother asked them for help after her son went missing for a few days. Boyce is being questioned by authorities about Sunday's homicide in Winchester Bay.
Dony Knight stepped to the podium and gave a speech as he accepted the Lou Burge Special Olympic Athlete of the Year Award in Portland. "Let me win," Knight said, "but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt."
Shots were fired near a ticket counter at Houston's largest airport on Thursday, critically injuring at least one armed man and sending people in the terminal scrambling and screaming, a Houston police spokesman and witnesses said.
A Manhattan judge on Thursday backed a $55 million settlement in a court battle over the Empire State Building, effectively clearing the way for a plan to let the public buy shares in the famous New York City landmark.
Mark Helfrich took over the seat as the new head coach of the Oregon football program a few weeks ago. Oregon NewsLab interviewed Coach Helfrich for their Making A Difference series to follow the progress of his team throughout the offseason.
Federal health regulators are just now deciding whether triclosan — the germ-killing ingredient found in an estimated 75 percent of anti-bacterial liquid soaps and body washes sold in the U.S. — is ineffective, or worse, harmful.