The forgotten battle for Alaska

...also planned supported attacks on New Guinea and the Solomon Islands (designed to...While carrying out the attacks on New Guinea and the Solomon islands the Japanese fleet...side won but the Japanese attack on New Guinea's Port Moresby was put on hold.Yamamoto's...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...troop ship to Japan and held as a POW. She was first kept in Yokohama with some Australian women who had been captured in New Guinea. Later, they were transferred to Totsuka where they were kept until the war was over. The natives were left in the village...
Lindh scholarship looking for youth with spirit

...U.S. Forest Service and is largely responsible for mapping out what became Eaglecrest. Lindh, at age seven, became his guinea pig for lift-evacuation practice, this was five years after she had put on skis and the young Lindh had already tasted the...
Alaska voters legalize recreational marijuana

...unanswered questions from the aftermath of the laws passed in Colorado and Washington state."I think we need to let them be the guinea pigs, and let them figure it out a little bit more," she said Tuesday outside her midtown polling place.Another voter...
Ocean acidification threatens marine life

NORMANBY ISLAND, Papua New Guinea - Katharina Fabricius plunged from...crisscrossed the Pacific Ocean from Papua New Guinea to Alaska, interviewed nearly 150...the sea.In six trips to Papua New Guinea, Fabricius was surprised to see sea...
Pets left in freezing temps troubling Alaska trend

FAIRBANKS - The adoption Saturday of 21 hamsters and guinea pigs reflects a troubling trend of animal abandonment at...The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the hamsters and guinea pigs were dropped off by an unnamed good Samaritan who said...
Pets of the week for March 31, 2013

AliA sweet guinea pig looking for gentle friends to share my life with, I can be a bit shy when meeting new people so I may seem startled at first...
Sierra Leone to shut down for three days to slow Ebola

...first being the AIDS epidemic.And in Guinea, seven bodies were found after a will set up a military hospital in Guinea in the coming days, while Britain said...Paris; and Boubacar Diallo in Conakry, Guinea, contributed to this report.
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From fire hall to food truck cooking since he was young, but working at the fire department inspired him to turn it into a business."They were good guinea pigs," Marc said of his colleagues. "I miss cooking for the guys. I learned a lot of what's on my menu now through trial-and-error...
Health officials say Ebola threat low

...the person's blood or body fluids.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends not visiting countries where outbreaks are occurring, including Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, unless travel there is essential.


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