Some 14,000 votes went unreported Tuesday night in a hot election – the latest battleground for Republicans vs. labor unions. Democrats cry foul as the seat tilts toward the incumbent, a conservative. Experts, though, say such errors are common.
Children competed zealously at a pie-eating contest at the Durham County Fair in Durham, Conn., this past fall.
What is it about animals and pumpkins? They seem to like them, and we like looking at them. Newt, a Rodriguez fruit bat, climbs on a pumpkin at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Ill.
Readers write and tell us what they are reading.