Taliban confirm death, choose successor

...year.Mansoor has effectively commanded the movement for the three years since Mullah Omar's previous deputy and co-founder of the movement, Mullah Abdul Baradar, was arrested by Pakistani authorities. Observers say he has the respect of...
Not For Web
Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence

LONDON - Scientists and tech experts - including professor Stephen Hawking and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak - warned Tuesday of a global arms race with weapons using artificial intelligence.In an open letter with hundreds...
Not For Web
HomeSkillet Fest: A 10 Year Retrospective

...for the amps and backdrop of forest and blue-green ocean."That was the birth of it," said Nicholas Galanin, co-founder of HomeSkillet Fest. "It just grew from there fairly organically."The next year, in 2006, he and friend George...
Solar plane ready to leave Japan for Hawaii

...when a cover was tousled by the wind, but it has been repaired and ready to go for days.The project's leader and co-founder, Bertrand Piccard, will be guiding Borschberg from a control center in Monaco. They are taking turns flying the plane...
Movie Review: 'Love & Mercy'

Brian Wilson's life is too big for a movie. The story of the brilliant and troubled co-founder of The Beach Boys barely lends itself to a coherent linear narrative, let alone a single film. Thankfully "Love & Mercy" doesn't...
Yakutat organizations, community members band together to save town

...Director and Chamber of Commerce President Martha Indreland. But, said Assembly member and Yakutat Cultural Association co-founder Paul Harding, what happens in the schools affects the town, and Yakutat is "between a rock and a hard place...
Alaska Quarterly Review launch party to be held May 15 in Anchorage

...Palestinian refugee, mother of two, and the first female photojournalist in Gaza, as well as a TED Fellow.Led by co-founder and editor-in-chief Ronald Spatz, Alaska Quarterly Review has been published twice a year by UAA since 1982. Copies...
Yakutat to welcome first-ever cruise ships this year start looking at cruise ships," said Yakutat assembly member, Yakutat Chamber of Commerce Vice President, and co-founder of the Yakutat Cultural Association Paul Harding. "But ... while we want to invite different forms of business...
Airlines try to save time with speedier boarding process

...process last summer in Atlanta and Los Angeles and saw some reduction in boarding time, Durrant said.Gary Leff, co-founder of frequent-flier website MilePoint, said the service will be the biggest help to passengers in the final boarding...
Regional News
Brewprint for progress

...craft brewery in the country, Kline said.Opening the door to the maintenance area, Kline revealed Alaskan Brewing co-founder Geoff Larson and plant manager Curtis Holmes. With a grin, Larson cupped his hands over his mouth and shouted into...


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