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JUNEAU — A bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska cleared a key Senate committee Friday, with a provision that would allow for a portion of the state’s royalty revenue from the project to go toward energy projects in areas without direct access to a North Slope g...

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:19pm

ANCHORAGE - Tok musher and former Yukon Quest champion Hugh Neff has been in big trouble before during a 1,000-mile race. He has lost a dog on the trail. This time, he thought he might lose his life. "The .

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:19pm

JUNEAU - Alaska's unemployment rate stood at 6.4 percent in January, which was unchanged from December. The January figure was slightly below the national unemployment rate of 6.6 percent.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:19pm

The new Harry Potter-themed area opening at Universal Orlando Resort this summer will allow fans to ride the Hogwarts Express train and experience the British countryside just as the characters did in the book and movie series.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 6:14pm

NEW YORK (AP) - It's still chilly in much of the country, but stores are clearing out coats and sweaters to make way for spring's bright colors and lighter clothing.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 6:14pm

BAGHDAD - A series of car bomb attacks targeting commercial areas and a restaurant killed at least 19 people Saturday in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, authorities said.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 5:23pm

UNITED NATIONS - Russia vetoed a U.N. resolution declaring Sunday's referendum on the future of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula illegal, and close ally China abstained, underlining Moscow's international isolation. Supporters of the U.S.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 5:23pm

CAIRO - Gunmen stormed an Egyptian army checkpoint outside Cairo early Saturday morning and killed six soldiers, including some still in their beds, officials said, in what amounted to an escalation by militants on military targets near the capital.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 5:22pm

ALICEVILLE, Ala. - Environmental regulators promised an aggressive cleanup after a tanker train hauling 2.9 million gallons of crude oil derailed and burned in a west Alabama swamp in early November amid a string of North American oil train crashes.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 5:23pm

NEW YORK - Emergency workers sifted through debris Saturday from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings as they worked to clear the way for investigators to search for clues that might reveal what caused the blast.

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 5:22pm


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