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Deputies shoot man after he kills 4, including baby daughter

Jan. 20, 2019 4:09 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rural Oregon man killed four members of his family at the home they shared and was shot by sheriff's deputies as he tried to kill a girl, authorities said. Mark Leo Gregory Gago, 42, killed his parents, his girlfriend and their infant daughter Saturday night before deputies shot...

The Latest: Man blamed in family killing had weapons arrest

Jan. 20, 2019 4:06 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on an Oregon shooting that left five family members dead. (all times local): 1:05 p.m. An Oregon man suspected of killing four family members was arrested in August on a weapons charge. Sgt. Brian Jensen of the Clackamas County Sheriff's office says by email that Mark Gago...

No. 5 Gonzaga wins 9th straight, beating Portland 89-66

Jan. 20, 2019 1:15 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rui Hachimura said it felt like Gonzaga was a bit hurried in the first half against struggling Portland before settling down for a more typical Bulldog win. "Before the second half, we talked about passing more and using our teammates. I think the second half we did pretty well with...

Lillard leads Trail Blazers to 128-112 win over Pelicans

Jan. 19, 2019 2:28 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Giving up 20 points in a quarter to a reserve forward may have been just the thing to let New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry air his many grievances with his team's defense. Damian Lillard scored 22 points and eight assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 128-112 win over...

San Diego grounds Portland with a 76-55 win behind Martinez

Jan. 18, 2019 12:08 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Isaiah Pineiro scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and San Diego overwhelmed Portland from the start and beat the Pilots 76-55 on Thursday night. San Diego (13-6, 2-2 West Coast Conference) never trailed in building a 17-3 lead that was largely never threatened. Portland used a...

Nurkic has triple-double and Blazers beat Cavaliers 129-112

Jan. 17, 2019 1:26 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trail Blazers big man Jusuf Nurkic finally got his triple-double. Less than a week of coming up just two assists shy of the feat, Nurkic got his first career first triple-double with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in Portland's 129-112 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on...

Weber State beats Portland State 95-88 in OT

Jan. 13, 2019 12:40 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 23 points, and Brekkott Chapman had five of his 19 points in overtime as Weber State beat Portland State 95-88 on Saturday night. Weber State (10-6, 4-1 Big Sky Conference) scored the last seven points in the extra period, and rebounded from a 90-82 OT loss at...

Pacific jumps out early, beats Portland 65-57

Jan. 13, 2019 12:02 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lafayette Dorsey scored 15 of his 21 points in the first half as Pacific jumped out early and cruised to a 65-57 victory over Portland on Saturday night for its first conference win. Jahlil Tripp added 17 points and 11 rebounds for Pacific (11-8, 1-3 West Coast Conference), which has...

McCollum helps Trail Blazers rout Hornets 127-96

Jan. 12, 2019 1:39 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Almost everything went right for the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night. Jusuf Nurkic fell just short of a triple-double while resting for much of the fourth quarter of Portland's 127-96 victory over the Charlotte Hornets. The 7-foot Nurkic had 11 points, 11 rebounds and tied...

Police kill armed man at Oregon school amid custody dispute

Jan. 11, 2019 7:03 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Police shot and killed a man who showed up Friday with a gun at an Oregon middle school amid a custody dispute, authorities said. No one else was injured. The man had been escorted from Cascade Middle School in Eugene when he began struggling and pulled a gun, police Lt. Jennifer Bills...