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Mysterious piece of tree trunk has been floating UPRIGHT for 100 years in Oregon

30ft long tree in Oregon believed to be dislodged in a landslide years ago But no one is able to explain how The Old Man of the Lake is still floating Legend has it that the much-revered log even controls the weather By Harriet Mallinson For Mailonline Published: 10:11 EST, 9 September 2016 | Updated: 06:26 EST, 10 September 2016 The 30ft long piece ...

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It Looks Like the Oregon Occupiers Left a Giant Trench of Poop Near Important Native American Grounds

[unable to retrieve full-text content] FBI agents investigating the scene of the Oregon wildlife reserve occupation this week found a trench full of “significant amounts of human feces” that was apparently left by Ammon Bundy’s band of antigovernment militants. According to a court filing reported by Reuters, the shit hole was either on top of or next to “grounds containing ...

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Cliven Bundy Denied Bail in Oregon

Cliven Bundy was denied bail in Portland, Oregon, on Tuesday, the Guardian reports. He is charged with felony conspiracy to impede federal officers in connection with the 2014 at his Nevada ranch. “If he’s released and goes back to his ranch, that’s likely the last the court will see of him,” the judge said. http://gawker.com/cliven-bundy-m… Bundy was arrested at Portland ...

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Oregon militia stand-off ends

Oregon stand-off: Final occupier surrenders after 41 days By James Cook Los Angeles correspondent, BBC News 11 February 2016 From the section US & Canada Image copyright AP Image caption The Malheur Refuge was seized in January, the culmination of a two-decade dispute over grazing rights on federal land The remaining armed occupiers of a US wildlife sanctuary in the ...

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Cliven Bundy Is Going to Oregon

Cliven Bundy will travel to Oregon to demonstrate against Ammon and Ryan Bundy’s incarceration, OPB reports. Last week, Cliven urged those militia members still occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to stand their ground—thereby contradicting Ammon’s wishes. Four armed militants remain at the wildlife refuge. Ammon, Ryan, and 14 others were charged last week with one count each of federal ...

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PETA Brought the Oregon Militiamen Vegan Jerky and They Loved It

On Wednesday, the Washington Post reports, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) delivered vegan jerky—made of soy, seitan, and shiitake mushrooms—to the Bundy gang. Also on Wednesday, Paiute tribal chairwoman Charlotte Rodrique said that the milita was encroaching on land sacred to the Paiute people. http://gawker.com/we-sent-the-or… A PETA spokesperson, Lindsay Rajt, told the Post that one “hardcore ...

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Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber resigns amid controversy

Danielle HaynesSALEM, Ore., Feb. 13 (UPI) — Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber announced his resignation Friday amid allegations involving his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes. Top News – UPI.com

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Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber announces his resignation amid scandal

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned Friday, giving in to mounting pressure to abandon his office amid suspicions that his fiancee used her relationship with him to land contracts for her green-energy consulting business. In a lengthy statement, the state’s longest-serving chief executive insisted he broke no laws. He said the resignation would be effective Wednesday. Most Popular Cops: Man who ...

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