Appeals court halts gay marriages in Alaska

...couples who sued to overturn Alaska's ban on gay marriage.The Supreme Court did issue a temporary stay to Idaho, but that was lifted Wednesday and gay couples began marrying."I think it's probably a disappointment to people who thought they were getting...
Tom Brady and New England Patriots not who Jets need to see

...Bengals headed in wrong direction.COLTS, 26-21No. 14 Carolina (plus 7) at No. 9 Green BayAaron Rodgers' magic touch lifted Packers last week. He could need it again.PACKERS, 24-23No. 25 Tennessee (plus 5) at No. 28 WashingtonIf Redskins...
No rush for Juneau's gay couples

...already married in other states, a reason both Adams and Mitchell gave for the lack of turnout on the first day the ban was lifted.Those couples must provide a copy of their out-of-state marriage certificate to whoever requires proof of marriage, such...
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

...from being built under current city rules. The Assembly hoped to have the new ordinance adopted by the time the moratorium was lifted, but amendments to the ordinance slowed the process. City planning manager Travis Goddard said after a past city meeting there...
Update: City-wide burn ban lifted

The burn ban across the city and borough of Juneau was lifted as of 3:20 p.m. Monday. Capital City Fire and Rescue said residents may now begin open burning again. The relative humidity...
Freezer raiders are claws for alarm

...permission to shoot a big, male black bear. The bear had swatted away a wooden lattice gate, walked onto Cook's front porch, lifted the lid to an unlocked outdoor freezer box and helped itself to treats.It walked back into the woods behind his home, then...
Empire Editorial: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream

When your head is in the clouds, it's easy to lose track of your feet.On Monday, the 17th rocket since 1998 lifted off from the state-owned Kodiak Launch Complex on Kodiak Island. Four seconds after leaving the launchpad, the rocket exploded...
Ballet director raises 'the barre'

...barre," Roan said, emphatic that the phrase use the French spelling for a dancer's support bar. "The level is going to be lifted up, but not overnight. In increments."Hired in May, Roan stepped into the director's position about a half a year after...
Nieves, Hamels lead Phillies past Mariners, 4-3

...his last start, Kendrick apologized a day after storming off the mound and not waiting for manager Ryne Sandberg when he was lifted after allowing three earned runs in five innings of a 6-5 loss to the Giants on Saturday.SUPPORT FOR TANEYSandberg replaced...
Southeast Unplugged

...The Wave Venture's search ended without success. The ship and its crew ultimately backtracked to a good section of cable, lifted it to the surface, spliced in a new cable, then connected it to a good end on the opposite side of the underwater landslide...
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