Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...have been full of my people. My friends. My acquaintances."Late Saturday, a crowd of up to 250 people gathered for an impromptu candlelight vigil at the Place de la Republique, the site of a massive demonstration in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo killings...
Nation and World
Impromptu karaoke party almost breaks out at Sweetheart's Relay

...Juneau's Southeast Road Runners held their first race of the season, the Sweetheart's Relay, in Douglas on Saturday, and an impromptu karaoke party nearly broke out. The short, early-season relay race was a low-key beginning to a race calendar that intensifies...
Photos: Dancing into the New Year

...Year's Eve dance is a tradition for Juneau Contradancers, and this year's event was accompanied with music by "Impromptu," a group of musicians that also included Odette Edgar, Anne Fuller and John Church. (James Brooks photo)
Floor of Alaska Senate breaks out into oil tax debate

JUNEAU - The floor of the Alaska Senate broke into an impromptu debate over oil taxes Monday.Sen. Cathy Giessel sparked the discussion in a special order, which is when members speak on issues...
State | AK legislature
All athletes, all styles challenge All-Comers track meet

...Some of Juneau's most talented, and younger, runners took to the track at Thunder Mountain High School for what was an impromptu community track and field meet."It was a lot of fun," Juneau-Douglas High School junior Riley Moser said. "It was...
Jets' Smith out 6-10 weeks after punch in jaw from teammate

...cold-cocked, sucker-punched - whatever you want to call it - in the jaw."Bowles made the stunning announcement in an impromptu news conference before training camp practice was scheduled to start. Enemkpali, an outside linebacker in his second season...
Compromise or 'coercion'?

...D-Fairbanks."A compromise isn't... 'here's what your compromise is,'" he said.House majority leadership held an impromptu news conference shortly after the proposal was presented in House Finance. Majority leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage...
Local food impacting the community

Rhubarb sorbet, impromptu poetry, devil's club tea, bubbling sourdough starter and a fish fillet demonstration were some of the many fun things happening...
Family, friends remember Larry Brandon Blatnick Jr.

An impromptu memorial sprung up at the intersection of Egan Drive and West 12th Street just a few hours after the crash.Sunflowers and red...
TMHS evacuation just a false alarm

Thunder Mountain High School students and staff got an impromptu test of their emergency plan on Friday, after they smelled what they thought could be gas in the hallways and evacuated the school...


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