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Alaska Wildfire Grows to 193 Square Miles

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A wildfire in Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula south of Anchorage has grown to cover more than 193 square miles, but it was only 20 percent contained...

Alaska’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Challenged

Five same-sex couples have filed a lawsuit to overturn the state's 1998 constitutional amendment that defined marriage as being between a man and a woman, but...

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Alaska: In Praise of Big Country

Like other remote, “exotic” lands, the vast expanse of mountains, forests, tundra, wild streams and endless, rugged shoreline known as Alaska has long fired the...

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Top 10 Quitters

Was it for love? Money? The stars in their eyes? As Sarah Palin prepares to step down as governor of Alaska on July 26, TIME takes a look at others who have...

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