Second major oil company abandons Arctic exploration

...different.On Tuesday, the company posted on its website drill.Now, the other company with an interest in oil and...same."Decisions made by oil companies in the Arctic Ocean are finally...both for the environment and companies' economic portfolios," she...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...states under federal rules. Private insurance companies would be sidelined to selling supplemental network that "props up private insurance companies and pharmaceutical companies which have given so much money to her campaigns...
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Coast Guard studies shipping lanes for Bering Sea routes

...relative to the 1981 to 2010 average, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center at the University of Colorado.Cargo companies have not created polar shipping service between continents, but on the U.S. side of the Bering Sea, the Coast Guard is...
Writers' Weir: Fair Trade

...traded Louisiana beer for Alaskan Amberand I won't go back.Here, is home.Here, I am. Felicite Toney is a reader turned writer from the swamps of Louisiana. She enjoys a nice cup of coffee and the company of her maladjusted pets.
EPA fines firms in 2010 Anchorage hazardous waste case

ANCHORAGE - Two companies owned by an Alaska Native corporation...operated as Rain Proof Roofing. The company is accused of improperly storing a fair and justifiable manner," company officials wrote. "No injury to the...
Chile: Companies colluded illegally in toilet paper market

...called the alleged collusion by companies that control 90 percent of...accepted its filing accusing the companies of colluding to control prices...statement, adding that the companies have combined annual sales...will not be fined because the company acknowledged the anticompetitive...
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SeaWorld says it will end orca shows in San Diego by 2017

...naturally rather than doing tricks, the company's top executive said Monday.CEO Joel...move a marketing gimmick and want the company to phase out holding any whales in"The Orlando, Florida-based company has seen revenue drop since the 2013 release...
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Crowley Maritime gets OK to bring Canadian gas to Alaska

A company better known for its barge service to Alaska has gotten permission from...British Columbia.Crowley spokeswoman Amelia Smith said by email that the company is "in the process of developing the LNG business in Alaska, based on...
Company faces fines for contaminated soil spill

...Ecology officials say a waste management company faces a $14,000 fine for letting contaminated...a Seattle barge terminal leased by the company.Many of the sacks had been placed outside...containment area on the site.Waste Management company spokesperson Robin Freedman says they're...
Company to buy, 'restore' Gastineau Apartments

A Seattle company entered into an agreement with the owner of the Gastineau Apartments...affordable-housing units, said Wayne Coogan principal of Coogan-Alaska. Coogan's company, along with James P. Hurley of Kenmore, Washington, are going in...


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