Our news coverage plans for Oregon. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Portland bureau at 503-228-2169. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400.
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Oregon at 1:15 p.m.
UBER DRIVER-RAPE CHARGE
MEDFORD, Ore. — An Uber driver in southern Oregon has been charged with locking a passenger inside his car and raping her. SENT: 220 words.
VOTING APP VULNERABILITIES
CHARLESTON, W.Va — An internet voting app that has been used in pilots in West Virginia, Denver, Oregon and Utah has vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to change a person’s vote without detection, according to researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. By Anthony Izaguirre. SENT: 430 words.
WORKER DEATH FINES
HAPPY VALLEY, Ore. — The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined two companies for safety violations that led to the deaths of two workers at a Portland area music festival. SENT: 250 words.
BKN—ALL STAR BOOKER
CHICAGO — Devin Booker is finally headed to his first NBA All-Star Game. By Tim Reynolds. SENT: 630 words. With AP photos.
—AMTRAK DERAILMENT VERDICT: $10M verdict for man injured in Amtrak derailment.
—FATAL FIRE LAWSUIT: Parents of Portland man who died in fire file $6M suit.
The AP-Portland, Ore.