Loretta Lynch condemns the shootings of law enforcement officers in Texas and Illinois, as well as other acts of violence in recent months.
An assessment of police response to the demonstrations there calls into question strategies like the overwatch tactic, with officers using rifle sights to survey the crowd from atop tactical vehicles.
Many Native Americans rely entirely on free care from the financially strapped Indian Health Service. Advocates say signing up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act can broaden their choices.
There’s ample evidence that children in foster care often get powerful psychiatric medications when other treatments would be safer and more effective. But those treatments can be hard to get.
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Kivalina is 80 miles northwest of the regional hub of Kotzebue, where Obama is scheduled to visit Wednesday during his tour of Alaska to show the effects of climate change.
The president will travel from the airport to Kanakanak Beach to meet with fishermen and families. He will then attend a cultural performance at the Dillingham Middle/High School.
An official says the ships are operating in international waters and are not viewed as a threat.
The change comes just days after the Obama administration announced its decision to bestow the mountain’s traditional Koyukon Athabascan name on the eve of president’s visit to Alaska this week.
Attorneys for both the state of Alaska and the Ketchikan Gateway Borough are preparing to make their cases on education funding before the Alaska Supreme Court this month.
The proposed system would use a series of heat loops that would absorb energy from sea water moving through gravel 200 feet below the city’s waterfront.
It’s a good bet that President Barack Obama will never use a honey bucket.
Shell in 2008 spent $2.1 billion on Chukchi leases and is attempting to confirm a massive oil field that could provide a 50-year supply of petroleum.