WA: Anti-capitalist protest in Seattle on May Day
Police stand guard after extinguishing a fire set by protesters outside of Seattle Central Community College, Wash., on May 1, 2014.
UK: UK Uncut Force Closure of Barclays Bank in Piccadilly Circus
UK Uncut forced the closure of Barclays Bank in Piccadilly Circus, London, England, just after 11am on February 2, 2011. Yesterday it was revealed that the bank paid just 1% corporation tax in 2009 - £113m after record profits of £11.6bn.
OR: Cyclepedia Opens to Portland Naked Bike Riders
Iconic Bicycle Design held an exclusive opening at the Portland Art Museum for World Naked Bike Riders in Portland, Ore., on June 8, 2013. The exhibition is the only one in North America and it draws from the collection of Vienna-based designer and bike aficionado Michael Embacher.
NM: Roswell UFO Museum Still a Visitor Hotspot After 66th Anniversary
Roughly 1000 people a day visit the UFO museum in Roswell, NM, as pictured on July 20, 2013. On July 5, 1947 Mac Brazel found metallic scraps at Foster Ranchlands and by July 8th the Roswell Army Air Field (RAAF) reported finding a flying saucer.
OR: Banner Drop Against Fossil Fuels from I5 Bridge Over Columbia River
Kayakers watch as a banner is dropped from the I5 bridge over the Columbia River in Portland, Ore., on July 27, 2014, during an against fossil fuels exports from the Pacific Northwest to Asia.
NL: MH17 Memorial at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
A sign reads "Welcome Home" at the memorial outside of departure hall 3 at Schiphol airport pictured on July 28, 2014, for the 289 people that were killed after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur was reportedly shot out of the sky over eastern Ukraine on 17 July.
OR: Oregon Ranching Standoff Continues
Ammon Bundy arrives to speak to the press at the entrance to the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters near Burns, Ore., on January 11, 2016. A group of armed men took control of the site over a week ago to protest federal land use policies.
OR: Cirque du Soleil's Totem opens in Portland
A performer is pictured on the opening night of Cirque du Soleil's Totem in Portland, Ore., on March 27, 2014. The show is a fascinating journey into the evolution of mankind.
OR: Portland Rose City Comic Con Attracts Hundreds of Cosplayers
Retired Wonder Woman poses for photos at the Rose City Comic Con in Portland, Ore., on September 20, 2014. The two day event attracts hundreds of cosplayers and comic book fanatics from all over the state and further afield.
OR: 2014 Rose City Classic Dog Show Comes to a Close
Lulu the Poodle is groomed ahead of being judged at the Rose City Classic Dog show in Portland Ore., on January 19, 2014. The show is one of the largest in the United States spanning five days with speciality and all breed dog shows representing more than 175 individual breeds.
OR: Anonymous Million Mask Rally in Portland Supporting Whistleblowers
A protester wearing an Anonymous mask puts on sunglasses at a rally in support of whistleblowers in Portland, Ore., on November 5, 2013.
ID: Lewiston Clearwater Paper Corporation Emissions
Emissions rise from the Clearwater Paper Corporation in Lewiston, Idaho, during a foggy morning on November 26, 2014. Over half of all store brand household tissues are supplied by the company's many locations to grocery stores in the United States.
AZ: Waving Saguaro Cactus in Tucson
Bird nest holes create a facial pattern in a saguaro cactus that appears to be using its side arm to wave, pictured in Tucson, Ariz., on April 26, 2015.
OR: Hillary Clinton Speaks in Portland at 2014 International Speaker Series
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks in the Keller Auditorium on April 8, 2014 in Portland, Ore., at the opening session of the International Speaker Series put on by the World Affairs Council of Oregon with this year's theme of 'Women Changing the World'.
OR: Rail Tanker Fire in Northwest Portland
Fire and rescue workers clean up the scene in Northwest Portland, Ore., on December 13, 2015 after a tractor trailer collided with a tanker train causing a massive fire around eight train cars carrying asphalt.
OR: 2015 Portland International Cat Show
White Persian Supreme Grand Champion Frosty the Snowman weighs 14 pounds and is the number two cat in the world of all breeds. He travelled with his owner, Frances Harshaw from Texas to attend the International Cat Show in Portland, Ore., on January 25, 2015.
OR: Solar Halo viewed over Portland
Kimberly Daglen appears to hold up the solar halo viewed over North Portland, Ore., on April 28, 2014. This optical phenomenon is formed as sunlight is refracted in millions of hexagonal ice crystals in the atmosphere.
OR: Heavy Rainfall Leads to Flooding in Portland
Cars in the Pearl District were partially submerged by floodwater due to heavy rain in Portland, Ore., on December 7, 2015. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch notice for the city through Wednesday afternoon.
DE: Riots in Berlin as Liebig 14 Housing Project Eviction Begins
A protester is arrested in as police begin the eviction of a the Liebig 14 housing project in Berlin, Germany, on February 2, 2011. The eviction began just before 8:00am and riots ensued in the surrounding area afterwards.
ID: Sunset Over Frozen Lake Lowell
Icicles hang from a branch as the sun sets over a frozen Lake Lowell in Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge, Canyon County, Idaho on January 2, 2016.
OR: The Doll Asylum Creepy Halloween Open House
The Doll Asylum in Portland, Ore., pictured on October 23, 2015. Mark Williams and his wife Heidi Loutzenhiser love halloween and fill their home with over 1,000 creepy dolls before opening it up for the public to enjoy.
AZ: Sunset Over Grand Canyon
A view at sunset from Desert View over the Grand Canyon, Ariz., on May 2, 2015.
OR: Woman Killed After Tree Falls on House
A house in Southeast Portland, Ore., lies in ruins on December 9, 2015, after a tree collapsed killing a 60-year-old woman in the early hours of the morning. Heavy rain and winds have battered the region causing widespread flooding and power outages.
OR: Kate Brown Attends Oregon Statehood Day Event
Secretary of State, and soon-to-be Governor, Kate Brown attends a Statehood Day celebration at the Oregon Historical Society, in Portland, Ore., on February 14, 2015, in honour of the founding of the state on this day in 1859 marking it's 156th birthday. Brown will be sworn in as Governor on February 18 when Kitzhaber officially resigns.
OR: TVF&R Carry Out Controlled Burn on Home in Portland Training Exercise
Veteran training officers with Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue set fires for recruits to extinguish during a controlled burn exercise in Portland, Ore., on May 9, 2013.
NV: Burning Man 2015 Carnival of Mirrors
Fireworks explode around the man on September 5, 2015, moments before he is engulfed in flames. Approximately 70,000 people attended Burning Man 2015 "Carnival of Mirrors" in the Black Rock Desert north of Gerlach, Nevada.
OR: 2014 Portland Grand Floral Parade
Mayor of Portland, Charlie Hales, waves to the crowd on the Burnside Bridge during the Grand Floral Parade on June 7, 2014. The floral-filled procession through Portland has been an annual tradition for over 100 years.
OR: World Beard and Moustache Championships Held in Portland
Daniel Lawlor shows off his Dali style moustache at the World Beard and Moustache Championships held at the Keller Auditorium in Portland, Ore., on October 25, 2014.
WY: Fracking the Jonah Field for Natural Gas & Oil
Schlumberger trucks with 2,000 horsepower pumps direct water, sand and chemicals over 11,000 feet into the ground to create a fracture at a completion site on the Jonah Field in Sublette County, Wyo., pictured on April 9, 2015.
OR: Changing Colors of the Painted Hills
A view of the landscape at the Painted Hills, one of three units of John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, in Wheeler County, Ore., pictured on October 20, 2015. The colors in the clay rich hills are the product of volcanic eruptions around 36 million years ago in what is now the Cascade Range.
OR: Armed Men Show Support For Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Occupiers
Armed men stand guard as vehicles carrying members of the 3% of Idaho and the Pacific Patriots Network arrive at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters near Burns, Ore., on January 9, 2016.
OR: West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta
People take part in the first round of pumpkin racing on the Lake of the Commons for the 12th annual West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta in Tualatin, Ore., on October 17, 2015.
UK: Tower Bridge and City of London at Night
The City of London, England, viewed from the iconic landmark of Tower Bridge on July 19, 2015.
NM: Night Exposures Over Gypsum Dunes at White Sands National Monument
A thirty second exposure taken at night on the gypsum dunes at White Sands National Monument located at the northern end of the Chihuahuan Desert's Tularosa Basin in N.M., on April 24, 2015. The gypsum dune field is the largest in the world, encompassing a 275 square mile area and it attracts over 500,000 visitors a year.
OR: 2015 Portland World Naked Bike Ride
Thousands gathered in Colonel Summers Park in Southeast Portland, Ore., before taking over the streets, on June 27, 2015, for the annual World Naked Bike Ride. This global event originated as a protest against society's dependency on fossil fuels and participants gather for a vision of a cleaner, safer, body-positive world.