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Sheriff: Texas man killed by deputies appeared to hold knife

...motorist and released publicly shows Flores raise his arms in apparent surrender and stand motionless just before the two deputies opened fire, killing him. A utility pole obscured one of his arms in that video, but Pamerleau said the second video, which was...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-03/sheriff-texas-man-killed-dep
Nation and World
Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...Austria, but the police might stop me. I could wait here forever before Hungary lets me take the train."Hungary tantalizingly opened the way Monday, allowing more than 1,000 migrants to pack westbound trains - and inspiring a migrant surge to the capital...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-03/migrant-tempers-fray-hungary
Nation and World
On the Trails: Recent sightings around Juneau

...it!Along a short stretch of the Treadwell Ditch trail we found a series of piles of red bunchberries. Each berry had been opened, and the single fat seed extracted. Surely the work of a rodent - a squirrel or maybe a mouse. In contrast to that pattern...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-09-04/trails-recent-sightings-around-junea
Outdoors

...injured at halftime. Colts chief operating officer Pete Ward said a woman was hit by falling debris when the retractable roof opened. Ward said she walked to a nearby first-aid station.FALCONS 20, RAVENS 19ATLANTA - Sean Renfree threw a touchdown pass...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-09-04
Not For Web
Kentucky clerk, citing God, defies courts on gay marriage licenses

...hell decision."April Miller and Karen Roberts, tailed by television cameras and rival activists, were there when the doors opened Tuesday morning, hours after the Supreme Court rejected the clerk's last-ditch request for a delay.They hoped Davis would...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-02/kentucky-clerk-citing-god-de
Nation and World
Five-year exhibit at Penn Museum features Southeast Tlingit contributors

...Sealaska Heritage Institute of Juneau. Rofkar also served as a content advisor to the exhibition.The long-term exhibit, which opened March 1, includes more than 200 objects -- old and new -- from the Penn Museum's North American Collections, as well as...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-09-02/five-year-exhibit-penn-museum-features-so
Art
Obama heading up melting glacier in dramatic push on climate

...deteriorating landscape to add urgency to his message on climate change, the focus of his three-day tour of the state. He opened the trip Monday night by painting a doomsday scenario for the world if steps aren't taken to cut emissions: entire nations...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-09-01/obama-heading-melting-glacier-dramatic-
State
Man and officer wounded, dog killed in police address mix-up

...wounded. Gilman said police officers escorted him away before he could ask what had happened. He was stunned that officers had opened fire."If they say they had the wrong address, that's very frightening," Gilman said.The wounded man's dog, a brindle...

http://juneauempire.com/nation-and-world/2015-09-02/man-and-officer-wounded-dog-
Nation and World
Whale statue breaches talks again

...heard from how many Juneau residents about the location of the statue to crack it back open literally the night before the bid opened," Kiehl said Tuesday.Kiehl's camp, which also included Assembly members Kate Troll, Loren Jones and Karen Crane, failed...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-02/whale-statue-breaches-talks-again
Local
Empire Editorial: Denali: A wrong made right

...William Jennings Bryan. He ran on a platform of promoting American prosperity and generally speaking his bold foreign policy opened the doors for the U.S. to play an increasingly active role in world affairs. Sadly, McKinley was killed by an assassin...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-09-02/empire-editorial-denali-wrong-made-ri
Opinion

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