Leticia Baes, of the Phillipines, poses for a photo at the bases of the Statue of Liberty, Thursday, July 4, 2013 at in New York. The Statue of Liberty finally reopened on the Fourth of July months after Superstorm Sandy swamped its little island in New York Harbor as Americans across the country marked the holiday with fireworks and barbecues. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Photos: Statue of Liberty reopens

The Statue of Liberty finally reopened on the Fourth of July, months after Superstorm Sandy swamped its little island in New York Harbor.

The Oregonian newspaper building is shown here in Portland, Ore., Thursday, June 20, 2013. The Oregonian announced today it is shifting its emphasis to digital delivery of news, that home delivery will be reduced and some staff will lose their jobs.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Advance hints: NJ’s death star

Although owners of The Oregonian insist they are still committed to print journalism, they are threatening to shut down another of their new…

FILE - Portland International Airport (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)

Air traffic from PDX takes off

After a six-year recovery, Portland International Airport is poised to set new all-time passenger traffic records this year.