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There's a local saying about Whittier in which a colorful adjective that rhymes with the town's name is used to describe weather in and around the tiny Prince William Sound community.
This spring's MGMT show might have been the beginning of something. It's still too early to call it a trend but the kind of bands that became popular in MGMT's wake -- in large part by sharing the group's dance/indie-pop DNA -- are once again following the duo's lead and trekking to Alaska.
An Anchorage federal grand jury has indicted three Las Vegas men on charges of conspiring to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine to Alaska.
Archeologists find early snowmachine: A team of archeologists working in the Nunatsivut region, on the northern coast of Labrador, has found what they believe to the Canadian province's first snowmachine, reports CBC .
Attorneys argued before the Alaska Court of Appeals in downtown Anchorage today about whether Yup'ik fishermen, who fished for Chinook or king Salmon during a closure on the Kuskokwim River in 2012, were wrongfully convicted.
A Bucyrus native chooses a unique and difficult way of returning for his 50th high school reunion September sixth.
Anchorage firefighters knocked down flames at a boarded-up mobile home Tuesday evening, August 26, 2014, inside the Penland Mobile Home Park near Northway Mall.
Anchorage defenseman William Wrenn, who played all last season for the AHL champion Texas Stars, has re-signed to play for them again in the upcoming season, according to eliteprospects.com Wrenn, 23, began his pro career two seasons ago with the ECHL's Alaska Aces, racking 5-16--21 totals in 51 games.
Undated photos of 24-year-old Christoper Brandon Lee and 19-year-old Erin Corwin.
The Sri Lankan national is accused of murdering Kavitha Kandiah on Dec. 13, 2000, in the city of Basel.
The Chinese anti-corruption agency says it is investigating one current and one former manager at Volkswagen's main joint venture in China.
The FX drama, inspired by the 1996 Coen brothers film, boasted an all-star cast headed by Billy Bob Thornton and Martin Freeman.
Bryan Cranston, the memorable meth kingpin Walter White on "Breaking Bad," is the winner of his fourth Emmy Award for best actor in a drama.
Eric Stonestreet arrives at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Owens, 68, was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2001. He said he was prompted to go public with his condition after Robin Williams' wife disclosed the actor and comedian had the disease, SFGate reported.
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