Homemade Explosive Injures Man

EUGENE, Ore. — One lane of West Eighth Avenue between Washington and Jefferson street was shut down in downtown Eugene Thursday because of police activity. Eugene police served a search warrant at a home in the 500 block of West Eighth Avenue. They say Brian Markowsky was taken to the hospital earlier Thursday after with … Continue reading »

Gunman Killed in Georgia Courthouse Plot

Cumming, Ga. (CNN) — Federal and local law enforcement in Georgia searched the house of a man Friday that authorities say intended to swarm a courthouse and take hostages. Dennis Marx was shot and killed in a shootout with sheriff’s deputies and a swat team in the town of Cumming. A deputy was wounded in … Continue reading »