Look out cancer, Juneau is on a roll (and a walk and run)

...stay involved. I have always been one to say that once you can put a name on that monster, that monster is not nearly as scary as it was. It is like that monster under the bed when you were a kid, you know?"Sara Peacock, 63, was diagnosed...
My Turn: Gov. Walker must boot the Boogie Man

...I lived in terror of the BOOGIE MAN. The Boogie Man was a monster in my imagination who victimized children by frightening them...the Boogie Man would "get us". Over time, I learned this monster does not exist; he was just a fear based on misplaced and...
The second strangest story ever told

...futile search for gold that led to madness, encounters with monsters, and the disappearance of men. Virginia had it published...inspires our mythologies than a hunt for a forest demon. Our monsters, after all, tell us as much about ourselves as do our heroes...
Judge: Not told 6 kids killed in shooting faced danger

...that he and the other children weren't being raised properly and acted unkindly toward others."They were growing up to be monsters, they were disrespectful, rude in school," Conley told KPRC-TV, referring to the children. "I'm not saying they're...
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Collector finds marine reptile fossil in mountains

...the museum's earth science curator and a marine fossil expert, said in the announcement."Picture the mythical Loch Ness monster and you have a pretty good idea what it looked like," he said.The species lived about 70 million years ago during the Late...
Congress on vacation, putting off messy decisions

...authorities for the Federal Aviation Administration, child nutrition standards and pipeline safety, and it's shaping up as a monster of a fall."If you take a look at all of the things on the list, it'll be a lot of traffic going through one toll booth...
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Week-old wildfire wreaks havoc on vacation spot

...potentially destructive blazes burned in Oregon and Washington, spokesman Mike Ferris said.Ferris called the fire "one big monster.""In Northern California alone, all their resources are committed, and they are having to go outside the geographic area...
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Anchorage man gets 52 years for violent crime spree

...unprovoked, violent actions warranted such a lengthy sentence."From an outside perspective, everyone will think I'm a monster. I wish they could see my mind and heart," Aulman said in conclusion.___Information from: Alaska Dispatch News, http...
'Ant-Man' debuts with $58M; 'Trainwreck' opens with $30.2M

...sales for Friday through Sunday at international theaters (excluding the U.S. and Canada), according to Rentrak:1. "Monster Hunt," $72 million.2. "Minions," $66.2 million.3. "Jian Bing Man," $61 million.4. "Ant-Man," $56...
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Kachemak Bay tour: Science, sights A little video camera on the microscope projected images onto a monitor.One zooplankton looked like an alien bug eyed monster. Using a handy guide provided, Matthias pointed out the critter was a zoea, a very young crab moving into the next stage...
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