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Feds: Carry-on held improvised explosive device

ANCHORAGE - An item found in an oil worker's carry-on luggage at Anchorage airport was an improvised explosive device and there was no malicious intent to use it, an agent for the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms...
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Juneau's emergency preparedness tested

...and university set up a shelter at Auke Bay. A secondary scenario took place at the home of KTOO-FM, an improvised explosive device that triggered the evacuation of the station and the response of Juneau Police Department, who determined...
Kodiak Marine chaplain stays on front lines

...injuries, he has helped others heal from loss. He remembered an incident where a Marine was killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion. All of the man's friends struggled with his death, and Williams was able to go to remote...
Paralympics an inspiration to war-wounded athletes

...Snyder's sight couldn't touch the Navy lieutenant's fighting spirit.A year after Snyder stepped on an improvised explosive device laid by Taliban that he was trying to detect while on duty in Kandahar, the American is swimming at the London...
My turn: 'Collateral damage' a weak excuse in Iraq war

...have to be in sight of the improvised explosive device. In Haditha, after such...responsible for detonating the improvised explosive device, and that blind fire in...vicinity of a detonated improvised explosive device. But I also believe the...
Alaska Digest

...10th Mountain Division soldiers, including two Alaskans, were killed when their vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device near Tal Al-Dahab in Iraq, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. The soldiers were from the 1st Brigade...
Palmer soldier dies in Iraq blast

...Armored Division were killed in Ar Ramadi when an improvised explosive device detonated near their Humvee, according to the...died Sept. 11, 2005, also the victim of an improvised explosive device. Mary Ann Probasco's grandson Peter Isackson...
Wounded Juneau Marine on the mend in Md. hospital

...investigating an explosive threat on a Marine base in the Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan when an improvised explosive device was detonated under him on Jan. 16.He sustained injuries to his brain and both eyes.He lost all vision...
Wounded Juneau Marine learning to walk again

...was investigating an explosive threat on a Marine base in the Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan. An improvised explosive device exploded under him.He sustained eye injuries, but Ryan says his vision in his left eye is slowly improving...
Wounded warrior returns to Juneau

...the missing pieces.McRae said he was on foot on a Marine patrol base, Patrol Base Chakaw, working on an improvised explosive device (IED) outside an abandoned compound with 10 to 15 feet high walls, probably once used for farming. All...


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