From NPR: Google's Street View maps are headed into the backcountry.
Kentucky: Kentucky’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement effort resulted in 1,636 citations for drunken driving this year. More than 51,000 Kentucky voters have cast absentee ballots ahead of the Nov. 6 election.
Tennessee: A partnership between two regional non-profit organizations and USDA Rural Development is helping West Tennessee veterans find jobs.
Illinois: The Illinois Department of Public Health is opening its annual conference on HIV and sexually transmitted diseases with a "Save Lives, Condomize" giveaway campaign.