Hackers Steal $100M of Software

(CNN) — Four men have been arrested for hacking and stealing over $100 million of software from the U.S. military and Microsoft. The four men, aged 18 to 28, stole training software for Apache helicopter pilots, as well as technical code for the Xbox One and several of its games. Federal investigators have already seized … Continue reading »

Crews Responding to Reported Explosion

EUGENE, Ore. — Emergency crews are responding to a chemical explosion at Thermo Fisher Scientific on Willow Creek Road in west Eugene. HazMat crews are investigating the situation. The explosion happened around 10 a.m. Wednesday. It released two chemicals–methyl iodide and picoline. Both are non-toxic, but two people were exposed to the chemicals. So far one … Continue reading »

OSP Investigates Commercial Truck Crash

MILL CITY, Ore. – Oregon State Police is continuing its investigation into a commercial truck crash on Highway 22 Wednesday. Troopers say the crash happened around 3 a.m. A commercial truck, transporting a 70,000 pound condenser, was traveling downhill when the rear car started to swerve and lost control. The vehicle and load rolled onto … Continue reading »

Pedestrian Red Light Installed in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — A new traffic signal on 30th Avenue near University Street was turned on Wednesday. The signal is designed to increase safety for the hundreds of school children, transit users and others who cross the street every day. The pedestrian-activated signal is the first of its kind in Eugene. Here’s how the crossing … Continue reading »

First Ebola Case Diagnosed in U.S.

(CNN) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S. is being treated in Dallas, Texas. “The bottom line here is I have no doubt that we will control this importation or this case of Ebola so that it does not spread widely in … Continue reading »

Deer Crash Wedding, Stay for Pics

STOCKTON, New Jersey — A newlywed couple is getting a lot of attention for their “Deerly Beloved” wedding pictures. Lauren Ruff and Erick Fix wed on September 20th. During dinner their photographer, Ian Christmann, noticed a herd of deer had wandered to the edge of the nearby woods. Christmann asked the couple if they would … Continue reading »

Survey: One in 10 Women Raped at UO

EUGENE, Ore. — A shocking study from the University of Oregon Department of Psychology looks at the number of sexual assaults on campus. 10 percent of women in the study say they’ve been raped while attending college at the UO. It surveyed nearly 1000 students and asked detailed and direct questions about their sex life. … Continue reading »

Corvallis-Albany Bike Path Plans

CORVALLIS, Ore. — It will soon be easier to bike between Corvallis and Albany, thanks to a collaboration project among the two cities and Benton County. Through Connect Oregon, the state is giving the project a $2 million grant to fund part of the bike path, giving cyclists a safer way to commute. Cyclists between … Continue reading »

P.F. Chang’s Horse Goes Pink

EUGENE, Ore. – An iconic horse in Eugene is going pink; it’s all part of Breast Cancer Awareness month. This was the scene at the P.F. Changs restaurant in Eugene this afternoon. The restaurant chain is painting more than 250 of its warrior horses pink. Throughout October the restaurant will donate $1 for every person … Continue reading »

Nonprofit Gives Parents a Break

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Organizers of this year’s Great Rotary Duck Race hope to raise $500,000 this year, and you still have time to pick up a duck. Every year, the proceeds from the race go to support five area nonprofits that focus on this very effort year-round. One of those nonprofits is the Relief Nursery … Continue reading »

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