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  1. 9 killed when plane crashes on sightseeing trip in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | KAUZ

    Officials say eight passengers on an excursion off the ship and a pilot were in a plane that was ... ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Eight cruise ship passengers and their pilot died on a sightseeing excursion in Alaska when their small plane crashed in remote and rugged terrain. Wind and rain prevented any recovery after the wreckage of the aircraft was found Thursday against a granite rock face, 800 feet above a lake, in southeastern Alaska.

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  2. Recovery efforts resume Friday for 9 killed in Alaska crashRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | KAUZ

    Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial will continue vigorously cross-examining a defense psychiatrist who concluded James Holmes was so psychotic that he could not tell right from wrong when he killed... Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting trial will continue vigorously cross-examining a defense psychiatrist who concluded James Holmes was so psychotic that he could not tell right from wrong when he killed 12... Officials say nine people were on a small airplane that has been found against the granite rock face of a cliff, 800 feet above a southeast Alaska lake. Authorities in southeast Alaska will attempt Friday to recover the remains of nine people killed when their sightseeing plane crashed.

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  3. Fed agency: 9 people on plane die in crash on Alaska cliffRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | KAUZ

    Officials say nine people were on a small airplane that has been found against the granite rock face of a cliff, 800 feet above a southeast Alaska lake. Protesters arrested while preventing construction from resuming on a giant telescope have returned to the Hawaii mountain they say they're protecting from desecration.

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  4. Searchers comb Alaska glacier for GIs killed in 1950s crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | KAUZ

    Scientists and volunteers tethered in safety gear and ice cleats painsta... . In this Wednesday, June 10, 2015, aerial photo, the toe or leading edge of Colony Glacier and Inner Lake George is shown near Anchorage, Alaska.

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  5. Western wildfires: Blazes burn in 4 states amid hot weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | KAUZ

    The wildfire forced the evacuation of nearly 200 campers, most of them children, from campgrounds in the San ... . Justin Winsor watches a wildfire from the Breezeway Trailer Park Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in Kearny, Ariz.

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  6. Alaska gets help from lower 48 states in fighting wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | KAUZ

    In this Monday, June 15, 2015 photo released by Alaska Division of Forestry, thick white smoke rises from the Card Street Fire near the community of Sterling on the Kenai Peninsula, about 60 miles southwest of Anch... ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Firefighters and equipment from the lower 48 states and Canada are arriving in to help battle wildfires burning in the nation's largest state. Weary firefighters are welcoming the help as they struggle to keep up with two major fires threatening rural highway communities, even as lightning sparked nearly a dozen more blazes.

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  7. Lightning sparks new fires in Alaska, but help is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | KAUZ

    Many mushers had to evacuate not only themselves or but their dogs after a fast-sprea... . Southbound traffic, on the left, is allowed to move on the Parks Highway near Willow, Alaska, Monday, June 15, 2015, while northbound drivers wait their turn to be escorted through an active wildfire area.

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  8. Russian science foundation fined in foreign agent disputeRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | KAUZ

    Hunter Treschl and his cousin were "playing around in the waves" at a North Carolina beach when he felt something bump into his left calf. Hunter Treschl and his cousin were "playing around in the waves" at a North Carolina beach when he felt something bump into his left calf.

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  9. UN: Spread of MERS in South Korea isn't global emergencyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | KAUZ

    A group of Irish and Irish-American young men and women were enjoying their last blast summer in California before cracking down with college and careers, a rite of passage tens of thousands from the Emerald Isle... A group of Irish and Irish-American young men and women were enjoying their last blast summer in California before cracking down with college and careers, a rite of passage tens of thousands from the Emerald Isle have... Police are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing some chickens being slammed upside-down into shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out... Police are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing some chickens being slammed upside-down into metal shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out... When a wildfire ... (more)

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  10. Reinforcements scheduled for Alaska wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | KAUZ

    Many mushers had to evacuate not only themselves or but their dogs after a fast-sprea... . Southbound traffic, on the left, is allowed to move on the Parks Highway near Willow, Alaska, Monday, June 15, 2015, while northbound drivers wait their turn to be escorted through an active wildfire area.

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  11. Alaska fire crews battling 2 large tundra wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | KAUZ

    Fire managers said Monday that weekend... . In this Sunday, June 7, 2015 photo, smoke rises from the Bogus Creek Fire, one of two fires burning in the Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge in southwest Alaska.

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  12. Magnitude-6.7 quake strikes remote area off Alaska coastRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | KAUZ

    Officials hope to reopen a 7-mile stretch of Southern California coastline that was closed to swimmers and surfers after globs of oily goo washed ashore. Officials hope to reopen a 7-mile stretch of Southern California coastline that was closed to swimmers and surfers after globs of oily goo washed ashore.

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  13. Federal agency dings Shell for oil rig mishap in ArcticRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | KAUZ

    Prosecutors are methodically building a case that James Holmes knew right from wrong when he planned and carried out the deadly Colorado theater shootings. Jurors in the Colorado theater shooting trial heard for the first time in the gunman's own words that he regretted the attack and sometimes cried about it at night.

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  14. Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KAUZ

    A popular webcam showing large male Pacific walruses lying on the beach is once again streaming on the ... . This May, 2015 photo provided by explore.org, shows a robotic camera that will monitor wildlife this coming summer on Round Island, Alaska.

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  15. Scientists breed Arctic fish as they study ocean warmingRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | KAUZ

    A prosecutor says a driver who killed an Italian honeymooner and struck 17 other pedestrians on the Venice Boardwalk was aiming for a drug dealer who took his money. A prosecutor says a driver who killed an Italian honeymooner and struck 17 other pedestrians on the Venice Boardwalk was aiming for a drug dealer who took his money.

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  16. Researchers breed Arctic cod; species vulnerable to warmingRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | KAUZ

    House Republicans are moving to block a local District of Columbia law that's aimed at preventing discrimination against workers who have abortions. Republicans pushed legislation toward House passage Thursday that would revoke a District of Columbia law barring discrimination against workers who have abortions, the latest clash pitting claims of religious freedom... The widow of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle says in her new book that her stance on the death penalty was among things she struggled with after he was killed in 2013.

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  17. Groups want review of Shell's Arctic regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | KAUZ

    An ocean advocacy group and a university law clinic are petitioning the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an investigation of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and what the group call misstatements in regulatory... An ocean advocacy group and a university law clinic are petitioning the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an investigation of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and what the group call misstatements in regulatory filings... A teacher is being hailed as a hero after tackling a student who fired two shots into the air at a Washington state high school.

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  18. Gray whales' Pacific crossing leads to questions of originRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | KAUZ

    An Ohio man is accused of plotting to commit terrorism in the U.S. after traveling to Syria for terrorist training. An Ohio man traveled to Syria and trained alongside terrorists, then returned to the U.S. with plans to attack a military base or a prison, according to a federal indictment announced Thursday.

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  19. Greenpeace activists board Arctic offshore drill shipRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | KAUZ

    Rolling Stone's "shock narrative" about a culture of sex assaults at the University of Virginia was rife with bad journalistic practice, and "Jackie," the student at the center of the story, is not to blame for the... They may have loved "I Love Lucy" but many in Lucille Ball's western New York hometown have no affection for her life-size statue in a local park. They may have loved "I Love Lucy" but many in Lucille Ball's western New York hometown have no affection for her life-size statue in a local park.

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  20. Alaska police investigate if remains tied to missing familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | KAUZ

    A Kenai police officer walks down a trail leading to a temporary camp where police and Federal Bureau of Investigations personnel Sunday, March 22, 2015 are working to identify remains of what Kenai Polic... . Investigators set up a temporary facility between Alpine Drive and Borgen Avenue on Sunday, March 22, 2015, after finding the remains of what Kenai Police believe to be a family that has been missing for ... .

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