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The Supreme Court upholds the Affordable Health Care Act

The Supreme Court upholds the Affordable Health Care Act

The Supreme Court has upheld the heart of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul — ruling in favor of the requirement that most Americans can be required to have health insurance, or else pay a penalty.

Japanese ship watched for oil, debris after being sunk

Japanese ship watched for oil, debris after being sunk

The Coast Guard is watching for fuel and debris from a derelict Japanese fishing vessel it sank off the coast of Southeast Alaska on Thursday.

Ghost ship to be sunk

Ghost ship to be sunk

Cutter Anacapa will likely use it’s bow-mounted 25-millimeter gun to hole the Ryou-Un Maru.

Tsunami ghost ship in Alaska waters

Tsunami ghost ship in Alaska waters

Fishing boat Ryou-un Maru was cast adrift during last year’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

Alaska ranks first among states for gun deaths

Alaska ranks first in the number of deaths caused by guns, according to 2008 data released by the CDC.

A corresponding analysis indicates the states … more