The Associated Press
Police: Suspect in Portland stabbings ranted about Muslims
A man who police say fatally stabbed two people who tried to stop him from yelling anti-Islamic slurs on a Portland light-rail train spent time in prison for robbery and kidnapping charges years ago, according to court records and a defense attorney.
Susan Walsh, AP
Music and the Spoken Word: What you can do for your country
Memorial Day is so much more than a day off work, more than parades and parties, more than a marker for the beginning of summer. It is a day to look back, look inward and look ahead.
Photo courtesy of Reuters/Eduardo Munoz
As cities crack down on panhandling, people of faith wrestle with consciences
Driving to his downtown clothing business, Hans Herman Thun finds it impossible to ignore the beggars.