Oregon

Taggart Hired by Oregon; Won’t Coach Against Gamecocks

FILE – In this Nov. 20, 2015, file photo, South Florida head coach Willie Taggart looks on during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Cincinnati, in Tampa, Fla. South Florida football coach Willie Taggart has informed the school that he is leaving to become the coach at Oregon, a person with direct knowledge of the situation…

Oregon Militia Spokesman Allegedly Killed in Raid

Armed Oregon Militiamen Speak Out From Occupied Refuge Alex Milan Tracy/AP Photo (ABC News) — The man killed during a shootout with police in Oregon yesterday was allegedly the spokesman for the group of armed occupiers who took over a federal wildlife refuge earlier this month. Friends and relatives of Robert “LaVoy” Finicum said he was killed in the raid….

Toddler ‘Running Down’ Busy Oregon Highway Caught on Dashcam Video

(ABC News) — A sheriff deputy’s dashcam caught the moment he spotted and rescued a 2-year-old boy running down a busy highway in Newport, Oregon. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in Oregon shared the dashcam footage from Jan. 9 on Facebook this week to alert the public about the “dangers of distracted driving.” Deputy Jeremy Gautney was traveling on U.S….