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Uber could be coming to central Oregon

Bend, Ore. – The City of Bend, Oregon is one step closer to accepting ride-sharing businesses like Uber and Lyft. Bend NBC affiliate KTVZ reports the Bend City Council gave initial approval to a revised city code that previously only regulated taxis. …

Life saving app helps you be a hero

Jackson County, Ore.- A new app launching February 1 in Jackson County could end up saving lives. The app is called PulsePoint Respond and immediately alerts nearby CPR-trained subscribers when someone is having a heart attack in a public place. According to …

“Pokemon Go” blamed in shooting

Flager County, Fla. (WESH) — Florida authorities are investigating a shooting connected to the “Pokemon Go” smartphone game. Two teens were playing the game late Friday night in a neighborhood when a homeowner mistook them for burglars. The homeowner came out armed, …

Gun found during “Pokemon Go” search

Hazel Dell, Wash. (KGW) — The popular new Pokemon Go app is getting gamers outside, but some people are finding the game leading them to unexpected discoveries. In Washington, two young men were searching for pokemon in a field when instead, they …

Georgia couple suing Snapchat for accident

Atlanta, Ga. — Snapchat is filled with filters that transform your image or face. But it’s the “speed filter” that is sparking a lawsuit in Atlanta. That filter shows just how fast you’re moving at any given moment. Even though there’s a …