President Barack Obama kicked off a busy final day on the campaign trial in Madison, Wisconsin Monday. Obama made his final pitch to a crowd of more than 18,000. Later, he will make stops in Columbus, Ohio and Des Moines, Iowa. (Nov. 5)
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.