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ATF agent gets $450,000 settlement in email harassment case

Nov. 19, 2019 2:55 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — A supervisor for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in Seattle is receiving a $450,000 settlement after complaining of racial harassment from a co-worker with a Nazi tattoo. The Seattle Times reports Cheryl Bishop, a senior supervisory agent who is black, complained of...

No. 14 Oregon beats Texas Arlington 67-47

Nov. 17, 2019 11:13 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Payton Pritchard came to Oregon’s rescue with some timely offense. Pritchard scored 24 points and Texas Arlington could only respond with one missed shot after another in No. 14 Oregon’s 67-47 victory over the cold-shooting Mavericks on Sunday night. “Payton...

No. 6 Oregon downs Arizona 34-6 for 9th straight win

Nov. 17, 2019 3:30 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — In securing a spot in the Pac-12 title game, Justin Herbert marveled at how far Oregon had come since his freshman year. Herbert threw for 333 yards and four touchdowns and No. 6 Oregon won its ninth straight game and clinched the Pac-12 North with a 34-6 victory over Arizona on...

Texas Southern’s uniforms stolen before loss at No. 1 Oregon

Nov. 16, 2019 7:43 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — About everything that could go wrong did for Texas Southern. The Tigers had their game uniforms stolen before the game Saturday and any hope of an upset over No. 1 Oregon vanished early as Sabrina Ionescu and Ruthy Hebard were their usual dominant selves in leading No. 1 Oregon to a...

Texas Southern’s jerseys stolen before game at Oregon

Nov. 16, 2019 6:47 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police say uniforms were stolen from Texas Southern’s women’s basketball team before their game at Oregon. Eugene Police say a black duffel bag containing all the jerseys was taken from a downtown hotel conference room Saturday. The Tigers wore practice uniforms during the...

Veterinarians protest killing of bobcat kitten in petition

Nov. 15, 2019 5:42 PM EST

BEND, Ore. (AP) — More than 60 Oregon veterinarians have signed a petition asking Gov. Kate Brown to order an investigation into the killing of a bobcat kitten that wandered into an elementary school, a newspaper reported Friday. The 62 veterinarians from Eugene, Bend, Portland, Corvallis, Sunriver and...

Oregon hosts Arizona looking for 7th straight Pac-12 win

Nov. 15, 2019 3:07 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — It’s pretty simple: if the Oregon Ducks want even a chance to get into the College Football Playoff field, they have to keep winning. Ranked No. 6 in both the CFP rankings and the AP Top 25, the Ducks host Arizona on Saturday night. Beat the Wildcats and Oregon will clinch the...

Editorials from around Oregon

Nov. 15, 2019 12:18 PM EST

Selected editorials from Oregon newspapers: ___ The Register Guard, Nov. 10, on homelessness: The fact that a group like Wake Up Eugene exists demonstrates that people’s patience with the homelessness crisis and the city’s response are at a breaking point. This is a compassionate city, but...

Ionescu surpasses 2,000 points as No. 1 Oregon routs Utah St

Nov. 14, 2019 12:01 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves had a bit of a scare when star Sabrina Ionescu went down holding the back of her right leg. Fortunately his star senior All-American said it was just a dead leg. Ionescu just missed her 19th career triple-double finishing with 16 points, 12 assists and nine...

Real estate developer, lawyer plead not guilty

Nov. 13, 2019 3:34 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A Portland real estate developer and his former attorney have pleaded not guilty in Eugene to charges of felony computer crime. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Terry Bean and his former lawyer, Derek Ashton, pleaded not guilty Wednesday. Bean and Ashton are accused of illegally using a...