Iraq Attack: An election opens today in Iraq with a string of bombings.
We Need a Vote! Says Obama, on healthcare.
Republican! Gay Club! DUI! This is the kind of story I love.
Bad Luck Comes in Threes: Today's earthquake victim? Taiwan.
Wolf Parade: Sources say Sarah Palin is planning a documentary reality show about the natural wonders of her home state.
ACORN Gets Off: A judge rules that the ACORN staffers discussing prostitution loopholes did not commit a crime.
Boozer Loser: A new study shows binge drinking PSAs don't curb binge drinking.
Beware Fake Weed! Fake pot called "K2" is causing hallucinations, vomiting and totally bad trips.
Heartless! Thieves steal $350,000 worth of toys from a Portland toy store owner.
Dumbing Down: Oregon 11th graders will now take 10th grade tests.
2 Billion Blumen' Dollars: Rep. Earl Blumenauer has an idea to get $2 billion for bikes and pedestrians.
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