Empire Editorial: We wish you were here, Mr. President

...stopped in during WWII, then found the fishing better off Juneau than any other place he visited in Alaska. Even Richard Nixon stopped by, though that was in 1958, when he was still vice president.You won't have to worry about closing down...
With humor and honesty, Carter talks about his cancer

...Georgia governor. His "plainspoken" nature helped Democrats retake the White House in 1976 in the wake of President Richard Nixon's resignation.On Thursday, Carter said he remains proud of what he accomplished as president, but is more gratified...
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Trump criticizes border policy, trade

...getting a lot of heat, but you know, there's a silent majority out here," Arpaio said, borrowing from a phrase Richard Nixon popularized during his presidency in a speech about the Vietnam War.A single protester standing outside the room...
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Man shot outside Anchorage nightclub

...after it appears that a man in a Richard Nixon mask tried to knock one of them...said it shows a man wearing a Richard Nixon mask, a man in a cowboy said the man in the Richard Nixon mask went up to one of the women...
Flipping Douglas Island

...Tlingit had summer homes on West Douglas. Little cabins dotted the coastline, as did smokehouses.When President Richard Nixon signed the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act in 1971, which spurred the establishment of Goldbelt three years later...
My Turn: Torture of the American conscience

...leaked by Daniel Ellsberg. Because the Pentagon Papers covered the 20-year period before his presidency, President Richard Nixon didn't challenge the initial disclosures. But when he began to worry if the leaker, who was unknown at the time...
Today in History

...Highlight in History:On August 8, 1974, President Richard Nixon announced his resignation, effective the next day...Republican national convention in Miami Beach nominated Richard Nixon for president on the first ballot.In 1973, Vice President...
Author Joe McGinniss dies at age 71 the narrative.McGinniss, the adventurous and news-making author and reporter who skewered the marketing of Richard Nixon in "The Selling of the President 1968" and tracked his personal journey from sympathizer to scourge of convicted...
Alaska Native land-claims leader dies

...Doyon spokeswoman Lessa Peter said.Wright was head of the Alaska Federation of Natives in 1971 when then-President Richard Nixon signed the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act into law, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported.The law compensated...
My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...involved in the political process. I held those who served in office in high esteem. My idealism was first jolted with Richard Nixon's Watergate break-in and cover-up scandal. Serving honorably does not start with winning the office at all costs...


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