terrorism
Thief Stole Backpack and Wedding Ring From Dying Portland Hero After Terrorist Attack

Ricky John Best was one of two men who died at the hands of a white supremacist on a Portland train last week. Best intervened when he saw the terrorist, 35-year-old Jeremy Christian, shouting hateful things at Muslim teen girls on the train. But Best suffered another indignity after being stabbed to death by the unrepentant terrorist: His backpack and wedding ring were stolen off his dead body. Read More >>

architecture
Adults Who Live in Treehouses Aren’t as Weird as You Might Think

Before I was born, my mother lived in a treehouse in the Smoky Mountains and had a pet goat with one ear. His name was Van Goat. This was the late '70s, and even then, it was a unique lifestyle. But my how treehouse culture has evolved. Read More >>

tv
What The Simpsons’ Springfield Looks Like in Real Life

At last, Matt Groening has revealed where The Simpsons is actually located: the actual Springfield is in Oregon, a suburb of Eugene near Portland, the city where Groening grew up. We went through the entire city on Google Street View to find out what the most important locations look like in real life. Read More >>