FILE - Apple chief executive and Alabama native Tim Cook laughs with a group before an Alabama Academy of Honor ceremony at the state Capitol in this Oct. 27, 2014 file photo taken in Montgomery, Ala. In an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, and published Thursday Oct. 30, 2014 Cook says that while he never denied his sexuality, he never publicly acknowledged it, either. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Gay, proud

The public declaration, in an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, makes Tim Cook the highest-profile business CEO to come out as gay.

Zandyn is Wednesday's Child for Oct. 29, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Wednesday’s Child: Zandyn

Zandyn is an 8-year-old in need of a forever family. He is Wednesday’s Child for Oct. 29, 2014.

A semi truck leaked nearly 200 gallons of fuel into a creek following a rush hour crash in Colton, Ore. Oct. 28, 2014. (OSP)

HazMat called to Colton diesel spill

About 190 gallons of diesel fuel seeped into a creek following a semi-truck crash in Colton Wednesday, prompting HazMat and firefighters to …

Portland native William Albert Haynes III - known as Billy Jack Haynes - was a WWF wrestler for two years in the late 1980s. He is suing WWE Inc. for damages he suffered in the ring, and hopes to lead a class-action suit against the wrestling entertainment giant. (WWE Inc.)

Portland wrestler sues WWE

Billy Jack Haynes wants to give World Wrestling Entertainment Inc.’s head-smacking, money-making “soap opera” a federal court body slam beca…