MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Emergency crews searched the broken remnants of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday for survivors of a massive tornado that flattened homes and demolished an elementary school. At least 24 people were killed, including at least nine children, and those numbers were expected to clim...
After more than two decades of absence from the Kenai Peninsula, the Alaska Board of Game met in Kenai to hear testimony from area residents concerned about declining moose populations and the unchecked growth of its predators.
Sitting at his dinner table, looking out his window at the Holy Assumption of the Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church, Father Thomas Andrew said he sometimes worries about the church he heads.
"Nobody knows if something is going to happen," he said.
After finding the abundance of exploitable razor clams on the Ninilchik beach had plummeted to the lowest records seen in recent memory, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game implemented widespread harvest restrictions on Monday.
WASHINGTON - Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced on Monday that three more states would join the ranks of those given permission to ignore parts of the federal No Child Left Behind law in favor of their own school improvement plans.