DEA chief to retire amid pressure over sex scandal

...with honor, and I have been proud to call her my partner in the work of safeguarding our national security and protecting our citizens from crime, exploitation and abuse," Holder said, crediting her with helping dismantle violent drug trafficking organizations...
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Baltimore on edge after arrestee's fatal injury

...Rawlings-Blake said she too is "angry that we are here again" after trying to overcome decades of distrust between police and citizens in Baltimore's inner city."Our community is experiencing a great deal of trauma," Rawlings-Blake said. "This is...
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Terror program: Prevention or profiling

...whether we like it or not; ISIS is front and center on the news in the media cycle. How many stories are there on sovereign citizens, white supremacists, and how many on ISIS and al-Qaeda?" said Salam Al-Marayati, president of the Muslim Public Affairs...
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Tlingit, Haida tribes meet

Tlingit and Haida tribal citizens from Anchorage to Seattle, from Yakutat...decision of the tribe to treat its citizens equally regardless of sexuality a number of tables. If tribal citizens are affected, Peterson wants the...
Empowered pool board may answer to Parks and Rec.

...from Parks and Recreation management to an empowered board of citizens."I think it's a brave new adventure," Duncan told the...brain for the responsible way to try and empower a group of citizens passionate about our pools."Mayor Merrill Sanford had concerns...
Kids, parents and teachers stage Capitol sit-in to protest education cuts

...occupying benches normally used by lobbyists, journalists and other interested parties. "We're trying to displace them with citizens," Hakala said.Sit-ins aren't unusual in the Capitol, particularly as the end of the session approaches and lawmakers...
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Empire Editorial: Rie Munoz: On our walls and in our hearts

...of myself."And from that day on we were all sure of Rie.That first job at the Daily Alaska Empire introduced her to the citizens of Juneau and she fell in love with each and every one of us.She was touched by Alaska, and as she moved about it, Alaska...
Alaskans should take note of B.C. mines

...history that persists today at many sites. Alaska's Department of Natural Resources should take careful note of the bills the citizens of B.C. have paid. In view of the budgetary woes we Alaskans are facing, the last thing the state needs is to be paying...
League of Women Voters support the expansion of Medicaid

...fought for basic health care for all citizens, stating the following in its position...projections bring positive results to the citizens of Alaska. Expanding Medicaid seems...000 of the state's most vulnerable citizens. There is no more honorable cause for...
Hoonah wins double murder lawsuit

...lawsuit in 2012 and alleged the city of Hoonah failed to properly train its officers how to deal with mentally ill and violent citizens, say they are considering appealing the decision."There's always the possibility of appeal," said Jon Choate, who...


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