F-bombs away: Rants are time-honored part of sports culture

...Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football. Arizona led 23-3 late in the third quarter when it basically invented a new way to blow it. Chicago scored three touchdowns (none of them by the offense) to rally for a 24-23 win. Green's frustrations bubbled...
Kodiak Launch Complex courts new customers

...with custody of that hasn't released us to take those signs down," he said."Right after the rocket explosion, when you blow a rocket apart, there are chunks of propellant around. Are they explosives? Not really. They're burned," Greby said...
My Turn: Eminent domain equals imminent catastrophe

...2012 fire that devastated the Gastineau apartment building, a structure housing 41 individual units, has been a really tough blow for Juneau. The building was the last of four hotels built in 1914 as a result of expansionist speculation following Alaska's...
Militants seize Iraqi villages near Ramadi

...significant threat to the city by the Sunni militants to date.The militants' push comes after the Islamic State was dealt a major blow earlier this month, when Iraqi troops routed the group from Tikrit, Saddam Hussein's hometown.Wednesday's fighting could...
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Hamas tightens grip on Gaza as reconstruction delays continue

...sack over his head, forced him to strip to his underwear in a cold room, and beat him with clubs. He said there were more blows whenever he refused to answer to a woman's name his jailers had mockingly given him. Fifteen other Fatah activists were detained...
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Northrim: Oil tax credits will pay off

...economy. With Juneau looking at potentially losing hundreds of jobs in the public sector, the Empire asked what might soften the blow or make up those lost jobs? Though Northrim is supportive of small business and entrepreneurs, and Edwards acknowledged recent...
Congress should support, not sabotage, talks with Iran

I've had it! As you may know, 47 Republican senators recently sent a warning letter to Iranian leaders threatening to blow up any diplomatic deal negotiated by President Obama, after chillingly subverting our Constitution conducting Congressional...
Ferries dealt another blow in Senate subcommittee

Having suffered a nearly $10 million budget cut on the House side, the Alaska Marine Highway System continues to be whittled down in the Senate. The Senate Finance subcommittee on the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, chaired by Sen.
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Photos: First day at Eaglecrest

A snow-making machine blows water vapor into the sky on the Muskeg run during sunrise at Eaglecrest on Friday. Eaglecrest will open for the season on Saturday...
Fire marshal: Cause of blaze unknown

...Jager reported. "They determined there was no pollution threat.And, lucky for neighbors, Jager said the smoke appeared to blow away from the populated neighborhoods in the vicinity.Jim Geraghty, owner of Maritime Hydraulics, works near the site of...


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