House Republicans drew stark contrasts with Democrats on tricky budget issues as President Barack Obama came to the Capitol in a stepped-up effort to improve relations with lawmakers whose votes he needs to enact his second-term agenda. (Ma...
Portland recycling bins are overflowing with dirty diapers. Recycling collectors in Portland have reported that they now pick up 120 pounds of dirty diapers a day, whereas they used to find about one a month.
Scientists are eager for access to information from a quarter-billion dollar lab at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean that they hope will teach them about climate change, earthquakes and even the origins of life on Earth and other planets.
A band of storms that passed through the metro area Sunday brought as much as 7 inches of rain to pockets north of Atlanta, flooding neighborhoods, overwhelming bridges and even washing away a large chunk of road.