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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...
Alaska soldier among four killed in Afghanistan

An Alaska soldier and three others died of wounds they sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said Wednesday. Sound off on the important issues at The...
Boy with explosive device arrested

...apparent homemade bomb Friday at Floyd Dryden Middle School, officers reported. Police described item as an "improvised explosive device" and said it was in the possession of a student. No details of the device were released and no one was injured...
Photo: Joyful homecoming

...looks on Saturday during his arrival at the Juneau International Airport. Gregory was seriously injured by an improvised explosive device on Sept. 14 in Iraq. He suffered traumatic brain injury, broken bones, shrapnel, burns and a herniated...
Bomb scare clears building

...police said they received a report of a possible improvised explosive device behind the State Office Building Annex, also...determined if the backpack contained an actual IED (improvised explosive device)," Campbell said. Police cleared about 100...
Fort Richardson soldier killed in Afghanistan

...Brian N. Bradshaw of Steilacoom, Wash, died Thursday in Kheyl, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. The 24-year-old soldier was assigned to Fort Richardson. He was a member...
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...
Alaska Digest

...from Sitka. An Army infantry specialist attached to the 101 Airborne Support Group, Benson was injured by an improvised explosive device on Nov. 13 in Tikrit, Iraq. The explosion resulted in the loss of both legs, a finger, an injured eye...


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