The sun as imaged by the Solar Dynamics Observatory on October 8, 2014 in 193 angstrom extreme ultraviolet light. (NASA/SDO)

Photos: The pumpkin sun

NASA released photos of the sun that make it look like a giant Jack-o-Lantern.

Oregon US Sen. Jeff Merkley told KOIN 6 News that his office is trying to find the channels to assist Portland veterinarian, Stacey Addison, Oct. 6, 2014. (KOIN 6)

Merkley on Stacey Addison: ‘a terrible situation’

It’s been about a month since Portland veterinarian Stacey Addison was arrested while going from Indonesia to East Timor to renew her visa.