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Hot rod driver gets 3 months for injuring passenger

...miles per hour, Williams said. Alcohol and drugs were not a factor in the crash.Capital City Fire/Rescue EMTs used the "jaws of life" to extricate Maake and Siaosi Maake from the sports car, which attorneys said Wednesday was the company car of a local...
Prosecutors dismiss case against woman who freed eagle from trap

...the bird from the traps, which she said were so strong she couldn't even push one side down with both hands to release the jaws."I had to actually stand on two sides of it while holding the eagle up out of the way and bounce up and down a little bit...
Lab results pending for seals found covered in oil

...of Alaska Fairbanks marine advisory program, said she hasn't heard back yet about other samples that were sent in from the jaws and face areas.Sheffield is a member of a local team trying to determine the source of the oily substance on the seals. She...
Battling jaws: Super Bowl players sling some smack

...Atlanta Falcons didn't practice Tuesday - who needs to practice five days before the Super Bowl? - so players exercised their jaws instead at media day. A pair of motormouths took charge: Buchanan for the Atlanta Falcons, Shannon Sharpe for the Denver Broncos...
Sailing to Alaska to relax, but learning a little on the way

...way light plays off them: The tightly packed ice absorbs red rays in the spectrum, but not blue ones.Margerie Glacier was jaw-dropping. Standing about 25 stories above the water line, it extends for another 100 feet below. It appears impressive enough...
On the Trails: Rambling

...recent ones. However, the bruins (probably) were still around, because a few days later I found two fresh-looking lower jaws of coho lying in the middle of the trail (and they had not been there on our earlier walk). Of course in the water there was...
Dan Olsen's orca Wildlife Wednesday

...mammals.The split in diet is likely what drove the difference in types, he said.Transients tend to have "more robust" jaws and skulls. "They're better at ramming things," he said. "If transients echolocate, we don't know."If you see a smaller...
Not safe in the water

When Peter Benchley wrote "Jaws," when Steven Spielberg turned it into...unintended consequences that would follow. "Jaws" intensified the public's already...Dreyfuss, who starred in the movie "Jaws," is the founder of The Dreyfuss Initiative...
U.S. Mint circulates new Alaska quarters

ANCHORAGE - Alaska commemorative quarters featuring a grizzly bear with a salmon in its jaws were put into circulation Monday by the U.S. Mint. "Every coin is awesome but Alaska's is particularly awesome," said...
On the Trails: Prowling the intertidal

...have for eating, many of which have no counterparts among the vertebrates. Most vertebrates have jaws, sometimes with teeth; only a few lack jaws altogether (lampreys and hagfish).It's very different among the invertebrates.In the intertidal...


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