Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list

...accords, going deep into history and forward to show how three men of widely different backgrounds - U.S. President Jimmy Carter, Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat - managed to work together toward agreement...
Appeals court: Gay marriage legal in Idaho, Nevada

...appointed by Democratic presidents. President Bill Clinton appointed Judges Marsha Berzon and Ronald Gould. President Jimmy Carter appointed Reinhardt.The court also has jurisdiction in three other states that still have marriage bans in place...
My Turn: Reckoning with our moral weakness

...conduct. It took 100 years before the Navy officially accepted responsibility for Merriman's act. Under President Jimmy Carter, the U.S. government paid $90,000 in reparations. In 1982 Assistant Secretary of the Navy John Herrington acknowledged...
Truth in fiction

...was also a prominent Alaskan: he served as an Alaska Supreme Court Justice in the 1970s and was later appointed by Jimmy Carter to be the first Alaskan on the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals."I didn't follow in my dad's footsteps at all...
Local | Art
Today in history

...political extremists.In 1966, eight student nurses were murdered by Richard Speck in a Chicago dormitory.In 1976, Jimmy Carter won the Democratic presidential nomination at the party's convention in New 1980, the Republican national...
Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...boondoggle dams nobody wanted or needed built to keep the pork flowing from Washington to contractors in western states, Jimmy Carter's ill-fated attempts to reign in the Bureau of Reclamation, the Bureau's infighting with the Army Corps of Engineers...
Federal courtroom named after late Juneau judge

...he became the first Alaskan to serve on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals when he was appointed by President Jimmy Carter.Boochever served on the appellate court, just one step under the U.S. Supreme Court, until he was 90 years old...
Robert Boochever United States Courthouse dedication

...appointed to the Alaska State Supreme Court where he served for eight years, three as Chief Justice. In 1980 President Jimmy Carter appointed Boochever to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, where he became known as a champion...
Empire Editorial: Just say 'no' to Sarah

...same league as distinguished governors who have risen to the presidency. She is not Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, or Jimmy Carter. They all served full gubernatorial terms, for one thing. Reagan, a movie star with a BA in economics and sociology...
Opinion | Sarah Palin
Accumulated fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 4

...around it - about 90 percent of Admiralty Island - is now within The Admiralty Island National Monument. President Jimmy Carter established the monument in 1978, ending a long, intermittent political battle that began with the Save-the-bear...


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