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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...

NTSB: 10 Killed in Alaska Plane Crash

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — An air taxi crashed Sunday at a small Alaska airport, killing all 10 people on board and leaving the aircraft fully engulfed in flames...

Alaska Volcano Continues to Erupt, with Lava, Ash

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt, spewing lava and ash clouds. The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Thursday a continuous cloud...

Beer Will Help Power Alaska Brewery

(JUNEAU, Alaska) — The Alaskan Brewing Co. is going green, but instead of looking to solar and wind energy, it has turned to a very familiar source: beer. The...

Anchorage, Alaska Airport Evacuated Due To Bad Joke

Peter Friesema needs to work on his sense of humor. While checking in for a flight at Alaska’s largest airport on Sunday, Friesema allegedly made a joke about a...