My Turn: Keystone XL Pipeline deserves the President's scrutiny

...pipeline from Canada. They might answer differently if they knew the Keystone XL Pipeline will only transport oil to Gulf Coast refineries for export. No oil comes to the U.S. In its draft environmental review, the U.S. State Department...
Sullivan sworn in as new US senator

...Sullivan said moving forward with the project - which would move tar sands oil from Canada to refineries on the U.S. Gulf Coast - would be good for the country and for jobs and show that the U.S. is willing to move forward on a broader energy...
Sports on TV

...Syracuse10 a.m., FS1 - Morgan St. at Marquette11 a.m., FSN - Texas Southern at Kansas St.Noon, FS1 - Fla. Gulf Coast at XavierNoon, NBCSN - Wake Forest at Richmond2 p.m., FS1 - Belmont at Butler2:30 p.m., ESPNU - UCLA at AlabamaNFL...
Today In Sports History: Nov. 27

...VanDerveer becomes the fifth women's coach to reach 900 victories with No. 6 Stanford's 83-59 win over Florida Gulf Coast. VanDerveer joins Pat Summitt, Sylvia Hatchell, C. Vivian Stringer and Jody Conradt with the milestone win.
Arts calendar

...A documentary on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion as seen through the eyes of oil executives, survivors and Gulf Coast residents who experienced it first-hand and then were left to pick up the pieces while the world moved on. 20TH CENTURY...
Alaska fishermen jump to help Gulf Coast colleagues

...staff to provide long-term aid to Gulf Coast fishermen. The shrimping season...have faced, the fishermen of the Gulf Coast are bound to bounce back, he said...information about the status of the Gulf Coast fishing villages south of New Orleans...
Sen. Begich visits Gulf Coast

JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Mark Begich spent part of the weekend on the Gulf Coast, seeing first hand the impacts of the April oil spill. A spokeswoman for the Alaska Democrat says it was a trip Begich has been...
Regional News
Juneau Coast Guard member returns from Gulf Coast

MOBILE, Ala. - Coast Guard Public Affairs Specialist Third Class Walter Shinn recently returned from the Gulf Coast where he was supporting the oil recovery operations in the Gulf of Mexico. Shinn, whose duty station is in Juneau, worked with...
Waterfowl regulations for 2014 include good news for goose hunters

...regulations - are now split into separate categories, allowing hunters to take limits of each species. For example, in the Gulf Coast Zone where dark goose limits last season were a combined four birds per day, hunters this year can harvest four Canada...
Around the nation in under 80 hours is generally a bad thing - they are prepared to change course should hurricane systems become a problem along the Gulf Coast."We're not going to fly into a hurricane," Morey said. The last unique trip the pair made was flying from North...


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