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Unclaimed remains of 28 veterans to be buried in Oregon

Apr. 20, 2019 12:29 PM EDT

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The unclaimed cremated remains of 28 veterans have been removed from a mortuary in Roseburg, Oregon to be stored at the Douglas County Courthouse until May, when they will be buried with full military honors. The News-Review of Roseburg reports that the remains include those of four...

Woman who stoned man to death dies at women's prison

Apr. 15, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Keizer woman convicted of stoning a man to death and sentenced to life in prison has died at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. The Statesman Journal reports 55-year-old Tamara Upton died in the infirmary while on hospice care Sunday for an undisclosed illness. As with...