Premera Blue Cross says data breach could affect 11M people

...breach.The company is working with the FBI and cybersecurity firm Mandiant to investigate the breach and remove any lingering infection of its systems.Premera currently has about 1.8 million members. It provides health, life, vision, dental, disability...
Fantasy author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

...home, "with his cat sleeping on his bed surrounded by his family." The firm said he died of natural causes, from a chest infection combined with the worsening effects of his dementia.Transworld's managing director Larry Finlay said "the world has lost...
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Juneau testifies against budget cuts

...Youth Court; SERRC programs including the Juneau Construction Academy; sign language interpreters; sexually transmitted infection testing and treatment; pre-kindergarten education; Alaska Legal Services; and the University of Alaska Southeast.One...
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Letter to the Editor: Lawmakers have chance to combat sexual violence

...possible.Measures like Erin's Law are a good step forward, but we can do more. Alaska has the highest rate of chlamydia infection (nearly double the national average) and in 2013, 40 percent of Alaska high school students reported that they did not...
On the Trails: Snow at last!

...seeds we saw scattered on the snow or did the wind bring them all down?We found good examples of the rough-bark fungus infection on alders, which was featured in a recent essay. Some of the infected sites had been heavily used by sapsuckers, but these...
'Heart breaking' discovery

...can be a sign of bleeding in the brain. Once Anderson got her CAT Scan results back, it was determined she had a bad sinus infection. Anderson and her family have to take every headache serious because one missed symptom could be fatal.The JDHS faculty...
Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian dies in Vegas

...Tarkanian chewing on one of his famous towels.Tarkanian's wife, Lois, said her husband - hospitalized Monday with an infection and breathing difficulties - fought health problems for the last six years with the same "courage and tenacity" he showed...
Alaska at low risk for infection

JUNEAU - Alaska is at low risk for Ebola infections but the risk is real, and the state is taking steps to be prepared, Gov. Sean Parnell said Thursday.During a news conference...
On the Trails: Findings on the North Douglas rainforest trail

...alders are particularly susceptible to infection, but the rough bark remains as the tree...trunks, I thought I could detect newer infections, just beginning to develop, that had...these trees in the earlier stages of the infection. Or could the birds have helped to disperse...
Iditarod brings friendship between musher, girl

...women with various symptoms."Some people have some health issues along with it, and mine is I can't fight bacterial infections," Perry said.Every three weeks, Perry undergoes about two hours of life-saving transfusions. Her bravery and courage...


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