FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2013, photo provided by the Oregon Department of Forestry, firefighters move to a site to conduct mop-up operations - finding and extinguishing hot spots - in the Douglas Complex of fires burning in Southern Oregon. A round of lightning in late July touched off major fires in southwestern Oregon. (AP Photo/Oregon Department of Forestry)

1 of 4 large OR fires declared contained

The lightning-sparked Douglas Complex has been fully contained. The Government Flats Complex burning near The Dalles is 90 percent contained…

President Barack Obama, flanked by House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, left, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks to media in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Obama: Congress, world credibility on line

“I didn’t set a red line, the world set a red line,” he said. “The world set a red line when governments representing 98 percent of world po…

Kazimerz Garski, 19, pictured in his jail booking photo after being arrested by Portland Police. (Credit: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office.)

Man had explosive, machete, gun, dagger

The 19-year-old man was found carrying a “Jason-style hockey mask,” machete, stun gun, dagger, a throwing star and a fillet knife wrapped in…

Obama opens 3-day foreign trip in Sweden

STOCKHOLM (AP) — President Barack Obama is opening a three-day overseas trip with a stop in the Swedish capital of Stockholm. Air Force One …