Alaska

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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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