Alaska

This aerial photo shows damage on Vine Road, south of Wasilla, Alaska, after earthquakes Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. (Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News via AP)
(Marc Lester/Anchorage Daily News via AP)
December 03, 2018 - 1:44 pm
By MARK THIESSEN , Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The supply chain of food and other goods delivered to the Port of Anchorage from the Lower 48 has not been disrupted by the powerful earthquake that caused widespread damage to roads in the Anchorage area. "The ships are coming in on...
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August 03, 2018 - 11:35 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A U.S. citizen has been detained in Russia's Far East after accidently sailing there from Alaska on a small boat, officials said Friday. John Martin had been traveling down the Yukon River across Alaska on a one-person boat when he ended up in the open Bering Sea, said Russian Foreign...
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July 10, 2018 - 3:57 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Authorities say no deaths have been reported after a plane believed to be carrying 11 people crashed in mountainous terrain on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska. Tim DeSpain, a spokesman for the Alaska State Troopers, says the pilot reported there were injuries but no deaths...
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June 18, 2018 - 4:27 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bipartisan group of governors is speaking out against a Trump administration decision that could narrow access to health insurance benefits for those with pre-existing conditions. Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik), Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and the...
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June 12, 2018 - 4:42 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's legal marijuana industry wants the state to change the way it taxes pot. The regulatory Marijuana Control Board plans to discuss tax and supply issues during a meeting Wednesday in Anchorage. Growers say the tax is squeezing their profit margins, and some complain...
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