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  1. Obama gets Iran deal win as Senate Dems amass enough votesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Deseret News

    President Barack Obama, accompanied by Secretary of State John Kerry, left, greets dignitaries after speaking at the Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience Conference in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. President Barack Obama secured a landmark foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats amassed enough votes to ensure the Iran nuclear deal survives in Congress, despite ferocious opposition from Republicans and the government of Israel.

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  2. Kerry to outline US assurances to Israel, Gulf to lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    In this Aug. 31, 2015 file photo, Secretary of State John Kerry speaks before introducing President Barack Obama at the Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience Conference at Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska. Kerry will send a letter to all members of Congress on Wednesday, Sept.

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  3. In Alaska, Obama depicts stark future without climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deseret News

    President Barack Obama speaks at the Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience Conference at Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center in Anchorage, Alaska, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Obama opened a historic three-day trip to Alaska aimed at showing solidarity with a state often overlooked by Washington, while using its changing landscape as an urgent call to action on climate change.

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  4. Q&A about decision to change Mount McKinley to Mount DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Deseret News

    This Aug. 27, 2014 file photo shows Mount McKinley in Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska. President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 said he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali.

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  5. Search resumes for 3rd man missing after Alaska landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Deseret News

    In this photo provided by the Sitka Public Information Office, emergency personnel survey landslide damage in Sitka, Alaska, on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, a day after six landslides occurred in the coastal town, burying three men who are presumed dead. Responders were cautiously approaching the landslide which has the potential to move when responders begin moving debris.

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  6. Alaska landslide debris too unstable to search for 3 buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Deseret News

    Construction workers and emergency crew members look at the damage caused by a landslide on Kramer Drive, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 in Sitka, Alaska. Homes in the town have been flooded, and there were reports of residents not being able to reach their homes or leave their neighborhood, said a spokesman for the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

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  7. Crews to seek 3 men believed killed in Alaska landslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Deseret News

    A house under construction sits next to a landslide Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, in Sitka, Alaska. Homes in the town have been flooded, and there were reports of residents not being able to reach their homes or leave their neighborhood, said a spokesman for the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

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  8. 4 people missing after several landslides in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Deseret News

    Construction workers and emergency crew members look at the damage caused by a landslide on Kramer Drive, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015 in SItka, Alaska. Four residents of a neighborhood in Alaska were missing Tuesday after heavy rain caused several landslides, emergency responders said.

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  9. With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Deseret News

    Protesters hold a sign opposing Shell Oil's plan to drill for oil in Arctic waters outside a meeting in Seattle of the Port of Seattle Commission to address the status of a Port lease with Foss Maritime, Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Seattle. Hours after a repaired Shell icebreaker eased past protesters in Oregon to join an Arctic drilling operation, the oil giant used other vessels in its flotilla to begin excavating off the coast of Alaska in hopes of confirming the presence of billions of barrels of crude below the ocean floor.

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  10. US judge rules Greenpeace in contempt for Oregon protest; group faces fine of $2,500 per hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Deseret News

    Activists hang from the St. Johns bridge in an effort to block the Royal Dutch Shell PLC icebreaker Fennica from leaving for Alaska in Portland, Ore., Thursday, July 30, 2015. The icebreaker, which is a vital part of Shell's exploration and spill-response plan off Alaska's northwest coast, stopped short of the hanging blockade, turned around and sailed back to a dock at the Port of Portland.

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  11. The art of complaining about a productRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Deseret News

    Most every consumer has to deal with a company over a faulty product or service. Here's how to do it effectively.

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  12. The art of complaining about a productRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Deseret News

    Most every consumer has to deal with a company over a faulty product or service. Here's how to do it effectively.

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  13. Engine fire on Delta flight forces emergency landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Deseret News

    An engine fire forced a Delta flight with nearly 270 people on board to make an emergency landing at the Seattle airport before dawn Thursday. An engine fire forced a Delta flight with nearly 270 people on board to make an emergency landing at the Seattle airport before dawn Thursday.

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  14. Stability, extra grip make fat-tire biking a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Deseret News

    This 2006 photo provided by ArcticCycles.com shows Arctic Cycles guiding a fat-tire biking trip in the summer in south central, A.K. Fat bikes are the ultimate year-round adventure bikes. a new trend in mountain biking: Fat is in.

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  15. Scientists say polar bears won't thrive on land foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Deseret News

    In this Thursday, March 26, 2015 photo, Karyn Rode, a research wildlife biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, stands for a portrait in Anchorage, Alaska. Rode is lead author of a paper that concludes polar bears forced onto land because of melting ice are unlikely to find enough food to replace their diet of seals, and only small numbers of polar bears are using food found on land and may burn more calories foraging than they take in eating berries, eggs or birds.

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  16. Bubbles from glacier ice turn up the noise in Alaska fjordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken May 14, 2009 and provided by the University of Washington, is the deployment of a hydrophone in Icy Bay, Alaska. Glaciologist Erin Pettit began a research project to find out what calving glacier ice sounded like to a humpback whale.

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  17. Alaska quietly becomes 3rd state to legalize marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Deseret News

    Bill Parker, who has advocated for the legalization of marijuana for more than 43 years, is shown at his home in Anchorage Alaska, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, the same day pot became legal in the state. He said he planned to attend parties with supporters of the voter initiative, where he said party-goers could enjoy marijuana for the first time ever without feeling like they were a criminal.

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