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Dozens, Including Sierra Club Director, Arrested At White House Keystone Protest

Dozens, Including Sierra Club Director, Arrested At White House Keystone Protest

Dozens of environmentalists were arrested, today, after they strapped themselves to the gate surrounding the White House.

Alaska’s delegation responds to the State of the Union

Alaska’s delegation responds to the State of the Union

President Barack Obama laid out his vision for the country last night that include new gun regulations … climate change legislation … and a new immigration policy.

Obama calls NKorea nuke test ‘highly provocative’

U.S. intelligence officials say North Korea’s nuclear test yielded an explosion of “approximately several kilotons.”

President Obama proposes options to delay sequester

The across the board government spending cuts go into effect two weeks from Friday. This week President Barack Obama proposed a short term mix of spending cuts and tax increases to delay the sequester, but Republicans on Capitol Hill called it dead on arrival.

At Prayer Breakfast, Obama Urges ‘Humility’

At Prayer Breakfast, Obama Urges ‘Humility’

The president said he worries that “as soon as we leave the prayer breakfast, everything we’ve been talking about the whole time at the prayer breakfast is forgotten.” He and other leaders, Obama said, need to retain the “humility” they express when praying.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us

Report predicts windfall for Alaska if federal lands, water opened to drilling

Report predicts windfall for Alaska if federal lands, water opened to drilling

A new report from an oil and gas trade association is predicting a windfall for Alaska if the government opened federally owned lands and water to drilling.

In Florida, An Email Trail On Redistricting Raises Questions

A lawsuit over congressional district lines in Florida produces emails showing coordination between lawmakers and Republican Party officials, which is prohibited by the state Constitution.» E-Mail This » Add to Del.icio.us

Senate panel to hear resolution on gun control

A resolution opposing the Obama administration’s executive actions on gun control has been officially introduced to an Alaska Senate panel.

State of the Union Address to Congress

State of the Union Address to Congress

-  Tuesday at 5:00 pm  -  President Obama will deliver his State of the Union Address to Congress LIVE on 360 North in this PBS Newshour Special Report.

Senator Chuck Hagel faces confirmation hearing

Senator Chuck Hagel faces confirmation hearing

Senator Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., is President Obama’s nominee to be the next defense secretary.