Paris on her mind

...taking credit for the attacks.Lacroix is Rotary's lone French exchange student in Alaska, and on Monday she wore all black clothing to school. Students throughout France did the same.She traveled to Ketchikan in August from Sallanches, a town of about...
When refugees arrive in US, here's what they can expect

...for each person, basic furniture such as a couch, kitchen items including dishes and silverware, and weather-appropriate clothing. The remainder is used to cover additional costs for the aid agency.Low-income refugee families with children may be eligible...
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Police & Fire for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015

...malfunction, and five EMS calls.Theft? At 11:08 p.m. Thursday, an investigation continued into a reported theft of clothing and electronics in the 2700 block of Roger Street.? At 8:37 a.m. Friday, a 35-year-old man reported his unlocked...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...recorded Hoogendorn resisting attempts by three officers to remove his clothes, which were to be replaced with jail-issue clothing. The video shows the officers wrestling with Hoogendorn as they take off his clothes down to his undershorts. During the...
Army captain awarded Medal of Honor

...Afghanistan's Kunar Province when his unit approached a bridge. As two motorcyclists caused a diversion, a man dressed in dark clothing spun toward him some 10 feet away. Groberg grabbed the bomber by the vest and kept pushing him backward, with help from fellow...
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Conflict hard to ignore as stabbings reach Israeli heartland

...Zelenkov was working her shift in a downtown clothing shop in this central Israeli city when...47-year-old clerk in a Rishon Lezion clothing store just down the street from where...and after failing to enter Zelenkov's clothing shop, stabbed another man inside the...
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Frenchman leaps from sailboat to ship off Alaska

ANCHORAGE - A Frenchman with his cat tucked inside his clothing made a daring leap of faith Tuesday when he jumped to a waiting rescue ship from his sailboat, which was being battered by high...
Migrant tragedy in Greek seas shows dangers as winter nears

LESBOS, Greece - Dead migrants float belly-up, stripped of their clothing by churning seas. On shore, wailing women search for loved ones among the shivering, wide-eyed survivors. A rescuer tries...
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Public has chance to name new moth

TUCSON, Ariz. - An auction on eBay allows the public to make a different kind of purchase as they peruse the used clothing, electronics and war relics on the site. Up for sale: naming rights to a new insect.A moth that weighs less than an...
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Alaska Science Forum: Flesh-eating bugs gorge in the name of science

Aren Gunderson parks his truck, steps out and strips off his sweatshirt."I always take off my outer clothing layer," says the caretaker of the University of Alaska Museum's colony of flesh-eating beetles. "The stink will stay with...


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