Coast Guard ends Kachemak Bay search after boaters call in

ANCHORAGE - A boat reported missing in Kachemak Bay is out of danger.KTUU-TV reported Coast Guard officials called off a search Sunday night for the boat with a man and two children on board after...
Search underway for 2 teens on fishing trip

...the fishing rods first," the stepfather said.Still, Lehmann said boaters of any age and experience level could encounter danger."Regardless of how experienced you are in the water, things can happen," he said. "Things befall even the most surefooted...
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My Turn: One year after disaster, mining threats remain

...and watch as the Boundary Waters Treaty is ignored. Please, don't sit silently while our watersheds are put in immediate danger. Entire communities throughout Southeast Alaska are at stake.? Aaron Angerman is a Wrangell resident.
Fan yelling "Doper!" hurls urine at Tour leader Froome

...Pyrenees. Porte suggested journalists may be putting riders in danger by "whipping up all the rubbish that they are."Froome echoed...mistake of dawdling, watching each other and neglecting the danger from Cummings - who used his speed on the flat to catch them...
Surfing champ, shark wrestler: 'I haven't got a scratch on me'

...Palaszczuk.Fanning agreed Wilson's support, and the quick reaction of the rescue boats and other watercraft, helped him out of danger."He just gave all regard up for himself, and came for me," Fanning said. "He was so brave ... like a warrior. Thanks...
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Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choice

...through 45 million gallons every day. But airlines have little choice but to push biofuels because the industry is already in danger of missing its own emissions goals, and that's before any regulations now being considered by the U.S. Environmental Protection...
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Study: American, European bumblebees feeling climate sting

...YORK - Climate change is shrinking the geographic range of many bumblebee species in North America and Europe, putting them in danger of future extinction, scientists say.In a study of 67 species, researchers found that a geographic squeeze occurred on both...
On Writing: Style, part 3: Writing in Bad Faith

...identifying one's own style may be the worst thing for a person's writing. Trying to write like yourself poses the same danger as trying to write like someone else: it's writing in bad faith.Bad faith: I borrow this concept from Jean-Paul Sartre...
Spurs are free agency's biggest winners

...sign-and-trade deal for Kyle O'Quinn, who'll do some dirty work. But how much better did New York really get? The long-term danger for any NBA team is to be mediocre - the desolate region in a conference from No. 8 through No. 12 - and it's possible that's...
Doctors warn on dangers of skinny jeans and later recovered fully. Kimber doesn't know if the woman still wears skinny jeans but warned her against the dangers of squatting in them."I think it's the non-stretchy nature of jeans that might be the problem," Kimber said, noting...
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