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Anchorage teacher wins $50,000 on 'Jeopardy!'

...teacher Mary Beth Hammerstrom told the Anchorage Daily News on Friday that she'll use her winnings to pay off her car, travel and fix a bathroom her husky destroyed."I like to think of it as winning the silver medal at the nerd Olympics...
Travel-trained: Americans take security with sigh

...less hassle," said Higgins. "I'd rather have the freedom of driving." But those who have switched from air to car travel because of security are in the minority, AAA spokeswoman Nancy White said. There has been no "significant hike" in...
Variety, parade veterans expected in July 4 procession

...stretches 300 feet, starting on St. Ann's above the Treadwell Arena and shooting down toward the Montessori School. The cars travel about 8 mph, and it takes from 12 to 14 seconds to complete the hill. There are three age divisions: 5-6, 7-8...
The Interstate Highway System: A love story

...attractions all across America. People who stick to the interstates will never find most of these. My wife and I love car travel but we're not very fond of tent camping, so a few years ago we bought a small travel trailer. Of the many thousands...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Airline creates new 'infant fare' 7/14/97

...that young children be required to fly in safety seats. The airlines have countered that airplane travel is safer than car travel, and if infants had to fly in a paid seat parents would more likely drive than fly. Copyright © 1996, 1997 Southeastern...


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