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In one of the final primary-season fights between battling Republicans, former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan defeated tea party favorite Joe Miller to seize the party's nomination for a much-desired U.S. Senate seat.
The Libertarian Party nominee for governor is running as a write-in candidate in the Republican primary on Aug. 26 and has gotten considerable media attention in the state and blow back from the state's Republican establishment.
Sarah Palin has lost the magic. The defeat of her choice Tuesday in a Republican Senate primary in her home state of Alaska capped a primary season in which her favored candidates have stumbled across the nation.
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Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road.
But most doctors around the country know exactly what those acronyms stand for. They are programs championed by the federal government to improve quality and bring medicine into the electronic age.
A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.
Regina Ward stands among other canvassers urging morning commuters to vote against Ballot Measure 1, a controversial bid to repeal the state's current oil tax system, campaigned at the corner of Benson Boulevard and the Seward Highway early on Election Day, Tuesday, August 19. U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan gives a thumbs up to a passing car at ... (more)
WHO'S ON THE BALLOT? On Tuesday, voters cast ballots in Alaska and Wyoming. The marquee race to watch is a three-way bitter GOP Senate primary in our nation's 49th state.
Murkowski told reporters she would work hard after Tuesday's primary to help ensure Republicans win the seat held by Democrat Mark Begich, who is seeking re-election.
With its own credibility on the line, the British Columbia government on Monday ordered an independent investigation of the tailings dam breach on Aug. 4 that sent huge quantities of water and metal-contaminated sand into important-salmon spawning waters.
File photos of Alaska Republican U.S. Senate candidates Dan Sullivan at a campaign event in Juneau, Alaska on Aug. 9, 2014, Joe Miller during a debate in Anchorage on Aug. 10, 2014 and Mead Treadwell in Douglas, Alaska on June 21, 2014.
On Tuesday, Alaskan super voters will go to the polls to decide a few important contests.
GOP PUSH: The political arm of one of the nation's biggest environmental groups is looking for allies in the unlikeliest of places: the Republican Party.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 12:02 am
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