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This rare look inside Lemon Creek Correctional Center explores the impacts of literature and philosophy classes behind bars. The program traces its roots to underground philosophy courses in the Soviet Union – the original “Flying University.”
Big questions remain about what this will actually mean on the ground in a country torn apart by five years of war.
The leak was first reported in October; since then, more than 6,000 residents were forced to evacuate the area northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
The split dates from when Christianity first spread through the Roman Empire. Friday’s meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill is the culmination of longstanding efforts to promote dialogue.
The new designations protect nearly 1.8 million acres of public lands that include Southern California’s highest peak, thousands of Native American rock carvings, endangered animals and a ghost town.
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A study led by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration scientists says toxins from harmful ocean algae were detected at surprising levels in samples of more than 900 Alaska marine mammals.
The city of Sitka has agreed to pay $350,000 to resolve a complaint threatening a lawsuit over the 2014 arrest of a man who was hit by a stun gun in the city jail.
Sitka officials say they plan to make land development improvements following the release of a study on the August landslides.
Fairbanks residents have shown support for a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposal that would ban some bear, wolf and coyote hunts on federal wildlife refuges in Alaska.
Alaska oil spill responders have adopted new rules for the rapid use of chemical dispersant but say dispersant will continue to be considered only rarely when mechanical cleanup is not practical. Chemical dispersant has been used on an oil spill…
A fire official in a northern Alaska town has died in a police-involved shooting.
An Alaska mayor has paid an unusually large fine for campaign finance violations after regulators threatened to refer the bill for collection by the state attorney general.
While the price for homes is cheaper in Fairbanks, purchasing a home in the Kenai Peninsula Borough may be the most affordable option statewide.