The Democratic presidential candidate says she would act through executive action to close the “gun-show loophole” and tighten Internet sales, if Congress doesn’t act.
In the 1960s, Chairman Mao Zedong ordered scientists to find a malaria antidote to help ailing soldiers in North Vietnam. Today’s Nobel Prize for medicine went to one of those researchers.
John Campbell, the top U.S. general in Afghanistan, said he was correcting initial reports that it was U.S. forces under fire from Taliban fighters. The weekend airstrike killed 22 civilians.
Faced with devastating floods, officials are urging people to stay home and off the roads. Gov. Nikki Haley says she spoke with President Obama about federal help Monday morning.
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The new Capital Transit routes add service to Riverside Drive, but reduce service elsewhere.
The Alaska Earthquake Center says the 5.7 magnitude quake occurred at 9:35 a.m. Monday.
John Fred Roberts of Venetie was arrested Sunday on a charge of second-degree murder in connection with the death of 34-year-old Alex Tritt.
Alaska State Troopers say they arrested a Soldotna woman for driving under the influence with five children in the car.
The International Economic Development Council is holding its annual meeting in Alaska’s largest city.
Alaska State Troopers say highway thieves near Fairbanks have been pulling emission control devices off vehicles.
Data from the Anchorage Fire Department shows that suspected Spice use accounted for 10 percent of all the department’s emergency transports between July 18 and Sept. 27.
A report shows that about 7,500 more people moved out of the state than arrived in fiscal year 2014.