Watch: Take a 360-degree tour inside gigantic Google data centre!

Watch: Take a 360-degree tour inside gigantic Google data centre!

Google's latest 360-degree video can be viewed on the web and in Google Cardboard for Android with the YouTube app.

Buddhist monk mistaken for Muslim, attacked in US

Kozen Sampson, a Buddhist monk, said he was attacked during a visit to Hood River in Oregon state.

Mysterious high-pitched tone keeps Oregon residents up at night

An unexplained high-pitched tone has kept residents of a Portland suburb awake at night for at least a week, confounding the best efforts of police and firefighters to pinpoint its source, officials in the community said on Monday.

Oregon standoff ends after 41 days with dramatic surrender

The four holdouts in the armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon surrendered on Thursday with the last protester repeatedly threatening suicide during a dramatic final phone call with mediators before he gave up, ending the 41-day standoff.

Armed group digs in at Oregon reserve

Ammon Bundy, who has led the revolt at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, said the siege would continue until the federal government abandons control of the reserve to local residents.

Athletics chief Sebastian Coe denies lobbying claims over 2021 World Champs

Athletics chief Sebastian Coe denies lobbying claims over 2021 World Champs

Sebastian Coe faces calls for investigation over awarding of 2021 World Championships in Eugene.

Obama seeks national effort to end mass shooting

A week after a gunman killed 9 people and himself at a college in Oregon, Barack Obama has sough national effort to end the spree of mass shooting incidents.

Did ET actually trespass Earth's atmosphere?

Did ET actually trespass Earth's atmosphere?

Space experts were left astonished when they saw a video of Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) in the northern suburbs of Oregon and appeared to show a bright object drifting through the sunset.

Up to 10 feared dead in Oregon college shooting

A gunman went on a shooting rampage at a college in the US state of Oregon, killing 10 people and wounding seven before he died in a shootout with police.

Oregon shooting suspect asked victims' religion: Report

The gunman who opened fire at a community college in Roseburg, Oregon, on Thursday, asked people in an academic building to stand up and state their religion before he began shooting, a witness told the local News-Review newspaper.

After shooting, angry Obama blasts US gun politics

Appearing in the White House briefing room with a grim expression and a frustrated tone, Obama challenged U.S. voters of all political stripes to hold their leaders accountable if they wanted to prevent such tragedies from happening again.

Oregon shooting 'threat' may have circulated on social media

A chain of messages posted to an anonymous chat board known for its explicit conversation threads and graphic images included an ominous warning on Wednesday evening not to go to school on Thursday "if you are in the northwest."

Oregon shooting: Gunman asked students to state their religion before killing them

Oregon shooting: Gunman asked students to state their religion before killing them

A gunman stalked onto an Oregon college campus on Thursday and opened fire, killing nine people and wounding seven before police shot him to death, authorities said, in yet another burst of US gun violence that ranked as the deadliest this year.

Man jailed for urinating on passengers during flight in US

 A 27-year-old man from the US state of Oregon was jailed after urinating on several passengers, seats and luggage on a flight.

Wildfires rage in US Northwest, army and foreign crews called in

US crews battling a flurry of wildfires raging unchecked across the Pacific Northwest contended with high winds on Thursday, a day after three firefighters were killed and four others were injured in Washington state.

US authorities allege imam assisted radicals

US authorities are seeking to revoke the citizenship of an imam in Oregon who they say tried to conceal past associations with radical Islamic groups.

Hundreds of sex toys dangling from power lines in Portland, Oregon

Hundreds of phallic sex toys have been seen hanging in recent days from power lines across Portland, Oregon, provoking laughter, blushing and lots of photos.

Gay couple in US to get USD 135,000 for denied wedding cake

The former owners of a bakery in the US state of Oregon have been ordered to pay USD 135,000 to a lesbian couple who were refused a wedding cake in 2013.

Crowds count down to legalisation of marijuana in Oregon, then light up

 Crowds counted down the minutes to midnight then lit up joints as smoking marijuana became legal in Oregon on Wednesday, part of a growing legalization movement spreading down the United States` west coast.

Firefighters battle major blazes as US West faces more heat

Firefighters battle major blazes as US West faces more heat

 Firefighters in Alaska, Oregon and drought-hit California on Monday fought several massive wildfires that have blackened swathes of overheated U.S. West Coast states, as crews braced for warmer temperatures later this week, officials said.