"In the beginning we thought it was nice that we could get to $50,000 in donations," the development director for the Albany Public Schools Foundation said. "To date, we are at over $170,000."
Forty years ago Friday night, Steve Prefontaine attended a party near Hendricks Park. Shortly after midnight in the early morning hours of May 30, 1975, Prefontaine lost control of his car and crashed.
A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent about "prior misconduct."
A Linn County Jail deputy performed the Heimlich maneuver on an inmate who was unable to breathe as he choked on a breakfast bar Friday morning.
Coach Bill Belichick shed little light Friday in his first public remarks since the report was issued on the Patriots' use of deflated footballs.
The seventh-seeded Bruins (51-10) beat the Ducks 7-1 on Thursday. No. 2 seed Oregon (51-7) will play Alabama on Saturday in an elimination game.
University of Oregon students met in the Memorial Quad to take off their clothes for charity Thursday in the Emerald Media Group’s annual Undie Run.
The California property that once served as Michael Jackson's home and personal fantasyland is being listed at $100 million, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Prosecutors in Britain have dropped stalking charges against a man accused of harassing Lindsay Lohan after the actress decided against giving evidence at his trial.
Chris Brown has branded himself a bad boyfriend in a candid open letter in which he discusses his relationship woes.
Nine cats died in a fire early Friday morning reported at a private animal rescue outside Hillsboro, Washington County Fire District #2 officials said.
Family asks that prayers be offered for their 2-year-old who suffers from a rare form of cancer.
The University of Oregon Men’s Club Baseball Team claimed the national championship at the 2015 NCBA Division I World Series.
Nobody faces more pressure to keep the Titans' new investment in quarterback Marcus Mariota safe than Tennessee's offensive linemen.
Emerald Valley BMX Track has been a victim of vandalism, illegal dumping, and most recently burglary. But now, organizers of the nonprofit group say the outpouring of support since the robbery has been overwhelming.
From the outside, the Oregon Coast Military Heritage Museum looks nearly ready to open. Step inside, and watch your step.
When Demi Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, she was actually relieved.
"I've worked here for 32 years," said Dave Breitenstein, wastewater operations manager for the City of Eugene, "and this is a first for me."
She's the first to say it's nothing compared to a diagnosis of brain cancer. But it hurt, nevertheless, when Jessica Oldwyn discovered 33 holes in her front yard where she had just planted lilac bushes.
A family of three was struck by a car while walking along a sidewalk in downtown Seattle, according to police and witnesses.
A federal agency says the grounding of a Royal Dutch Shell PLC mobile offshore drilling rig in 2012 was due to the company's inadequate assessment of risk involved in a winter tow across the treacherous Gulf of Alaska.
As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as FIFA president Thursday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body.
After leading wildlife officials on a daylong chase through a Wyoming city, an exhausted young black bear fell asleep under an aspen tree.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.