Mayor Rahm Emanuel has been under criticism for his handling of police misconduct, especially in the wake of the shooting death of a black teenager.
Once impoverished, California’s Yocha Dehe tribe found success with a casino complex. Now the tribe is using its newfound wealth to grow, bottle and sell premium olive oil.
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The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office has identified the owner of a unique lighter used by a deputy more than 50 years ago but recently purchased in Alaska.
A new effort is underway to repeal the recently enacted Anchorage law protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people from discrimination.
Alaska State Troopers say a new unit has been created to focus on violent crimes in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta region.
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker is heading to Washington, D.C., to attend the U.S. Capitol Christmas tree lighting and to testify before a U.S. Senate committee.
The report lists 24 case studies of threats to infrastructure, natural and cultural resources in U.S. national parks and monuments.
Delays expected along Parks Highway due to snow slides
A marijuana club that for a fee allows patrons to smoke pot or consume it in foods has opened in Fairbanks.
Avalanche danger is continuing to hamper search efforts for a man missing at Hatcher Pass.