- Wiccans, Druids, and other pagans will celebrate Samhain beginning Oct. 31. What does it entail?
- AMC has released a new teaser video for Season 5 of "The Walking Dead." New episodes premiere Oct. 12.
- Meet the 19 designers who'll be competing on Season 13 of Lifetime's "Project Runway."
- Whether you prefer to indulge in all-inclusive luxury or escape the beaten path altogether, we’ve got a Spring Break idea for you.
- Kenneth Bae's friends gave a glimpse of who he was before being detained and sentenced in North Korea.
- The Pac-12 takes top honors on Saturday as No. 2 Oregon hosts No. 13 Stanford ... only Rutgers-Cincinnati may turn out to be the better game.
Amtrak CEO Boardman Begs Congress For Billions In Funding But The Private Sector May Have To Right The RailroadFrance, Germany, Spain, China and Japan, among other nations, have moved by leaps and bounds ahead of the U.S. in cutting-edge rail transportation (and in rail line profitability), while Amtrak struggles to survive on budgetary scraps from Congress. Many rail experts believe that only investments from the private sector and sovereign wealth funds can save Amtrak.
- U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships is taking place on June 23-25 in Eugene, Oregon
- A former U.S. probation officer, Mark John Walker, 52, of Eugene, Ore., has pleaded guilty to charges related to his engaging in sexual contact or aggravated sexual abuse with female offenders who were under his direct supervision as a federal probation officer from 2006 to 2009. Sentencing is scheduled for July 18, 2011 before Chief U.S. District Judge Ralph R. Beistline, who is a visiting judge from Alaska.