December 15, 2017
Salem-News Most Commented during the last 7 daysCurrently viewing top commented on stories for the last 7 days.
1 Day | 7 Days | 30 Days | 90 Days | 180 Days | 1 year | 2 year
U.S. Navy veteran Ted Visner and his wife, Kathy Smith of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, have been living a nightmare for two and a half years.
November 29, 2011, 1:22 am 1 comments in the last 7 days.
Have you been rushing out to get a yearly flu vaccine or diligently taking your children for the 40 or so mandated childhood vaccines?
December 8, 2017, 4:30 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
President Trump announced on Wednesday that the United States will formally recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and that the U.S. embassy would be moved to that multi-ethnic and multi-faith city. No other government in the world formally recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital or has its embassy there, instead basing their diplomatic offices in Tel Aviv. Observers familiar with this volatile issue agree the decision further reduces the chances of Israeli-Palestinian peace.
There's an iconic photo from the 2003 US invasion of Iraq of a man at Abu Ghraib cowering in fear as a dog with bared fangs menaces him. US servicemen had decided that getting confessions -- whether real or imagined -- would be easier if they used dogs to coerce the prisoners.
December 8, 2017, 5:37 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
In 2013, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) launched an investigation of then-president-elect of the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) Lynn R. Webster, MD, related to overdose deaths at Webster’s Lifetree Pain Clinic in Salt Lake City. It was alleged there were up to 100 deaths at Webster's clinic which was raided by the DEA.
There was a time, a long time in fact, when the best possible stateside duty a Marine could hope for was Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Orange County.
Three Salem men were arrested Thursday for charges related to marijuana sales and possession. One of the three is a legal Medical Marijuana grower and provider, but police say amounts recovered were far in excess of legal limits under Oregon's Medical Marijuana Program.
Oregon State Police troopers are continuing the investigation into Friday night's two-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of three Parkdale-area women. The collision happened at 8:42 PM on Highway 35 about two miles south of Hood River. Lt. Gregg Hastings with Oregon State Police, says this tragic crash is a reminder of the dangers when traveling on icy stretches of highway even if the air temperature is above freezing. OSP Sergeant Julie Wilcox says a 1997 Geo Metro driven by 24-year old Cheree Cluff of Parkdale, was southbound on an uphill curve when it slid out of control on black ice.
March 14, 2016, 5:52 pm 1 comments in the last 7 days.
In recent years, the restaurant industry has experienced a significant amount of change with various popular movements related to ideas about food. One big trend that is expected to rise this year and next is the prevalence of vegan foods in more typical dining settings.