Pop Bottle Blast Injures Bus Driver

REDMOND, Wash. — A school bus driver in Washington state was injured Monday morning when a pop bottle bomb exploded. School officials say the driver was walking from one bus to another around 7:30 a.m. at a Redmond Elementary School when the bottle bomb went off. The driver suffered minor injuries from the plastic pieces … Continue reading »

Amtrak Bomb Scare

EUGENE, Ore. — An Amtrak train heading north through Eugene was evacuated Sunday afternoon after police got a call of a possible bomb on board. Eugene police say a female passenger told them she overheard a man talking about a bomb. Police stopped the train and made everyone get off while a bomb squad searched … Continue reading »

UO Police Investigate Bomb Scare

EUGENE, Ore. — Several businesses and the hospital near the University of Oregon were on lock down Sunday afternoon while police investigated a bomb scare. University police say an employee saw a man walking west on 13th Avenue near Johnson Hall just after 4 p.m.┬áThe employee reported he was carrying what looked like a suspicious … Continue reading »

Goodwill Bomb Scare Prompts Police Safety Warnings

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A pipe bomb scare shut down a Goodwill store for nearly two hours Saturday. Employees found what looked like two pipe bombs in their donation dropbox. Springfield police say the bombs were fake but had they been real, the situation could have been deadly. Officers responded to the call that an employee … Continue reading »