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  1. Arctic-bound ship leaves Portland after oil drilling protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    Authorities used boats, personal watercraft, poles and their bare hands to remove protesters in kayaks and hanging from bridges who had tried to block a Royal Dutch Shell icebreaker bound for an Arctic drilling operation. The Fennica left dry dock Thursday afternoon and made its way down the Willamette River toward the Pacific Ocean soon after authorities forced the demonstrators from the river and the St. Johns Bridge.

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  2. Q&A: A look at Shell Oil and Arctic offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bellingham Herald

    An activist looks towards the rising sun as she hangs from the St. Johns bridge as part of a protest to block the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica from leaving for Alaska in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker, which is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast, stopped short of the hanging blockade, turned around and sailed back to a dock at the Port of Portland.

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  3. Gallery: Activists in Portland protest Shell Oil icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    An activist looks towards the rising sun as she hangs from the St. Johns bridge as part of a protest to block the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica from leaving for Alaska in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker, which is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast, stopped short of the hanging blockade, turned around and sailed back to a dock at the Port of Portland.

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  4. Shell icebreaker retreats after showdown with protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Bellingham Herald

    Activists hang off the St. Johns Bridge to protest Shell Oil's drilling in the Arctic, in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, July 29, 2015. The thirteen protesters dangled from the bridge while another 13 remained on the bridge as lookouts.

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  5. Activists rappel off Oregon bridge to stop Shell icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Bellingham Herald

    Activists hang from the St. Johns bridge in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, July 29, 2015, to protest the departure of Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica, which is in Portland for repairs. The icebreaker is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast.

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  6. Probe: Bogus enrollees kept getting 'Obamacare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Bellingham Herald

    In this Nov. 12, 2014 file photo, the HealthCare.gov website, where people can buy health insurance, is displayed on a laptop screen in Portland, Ore. Phony applicants that investigators signed up last year under President Barack Obama's health care law got automatically re-enrolled for 2015 and some were rewarded with even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has found.

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