Juneau Empire Online Sports: Investigation, protests overshadow 18th stage 7/30/98

...Switzerland - The Tour de France, depleted by a rider revolt, limped back into action today with Tom Steels of Belgium winning the 18th stage. Steels beat Erik Zabel of Germany in a sprint finish for his third stage victory of the Tour. Stuart O'Grady...
Police seeks home burglar who stole guns, wedding ring

...Kris Sell said.The Tuesday press release states the burglar made off with two handguns: a Ruger Redhawk .357 in stainless steel, and a .45 caliber Glock model 21. The suspect attempted to take a third handgun, but police said it was found in the fence...
Future uncertain for rare white deer at weapons site

...years. It covered an area larger than the city of Syracuse, 40 miles to the northeast, and stored bombs and ammunition in 500 steel-and-concrete bunkers called igloos.The Army Corps of Engineers has maintained the site during environmental cleanup operations...
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New ferries on schedule, on budget have meant the ferry system has not been able to replace a badly worn dock in Prince Rupert: Both countries require that steel used in the project be bought domestically, and neither has been willing to budge.Adding to Prince Rupert's woes is a ripple...
UK rolls out red carpet for China's Xi on contentious visit

...and by Chinese competition in areas such as steel production.Hundreds of U.K. steel layoffs were announced Tuesday, the first full...crisis that manufacturers blame on China selling steel at a loss on world markets to secure its own market...
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My Turn: Best way to advance AKLNG is together

...permitting and construction, and the Alaskans who ensure its safe operations today.A pipeline like TAPS isn't simply steel, pressure dynamics or a logistics chain - it is a monument to cooperation and the collective spirit that reflects the best...
Gimme a Smile: Fear and illusion: A trip to the airport wasn't aboard when the stroller wheel got caught between the relentless advance of the moving steps and the stainless steel solidity of the unmoving side. That escalator chewed the wheel right off my stroller, leaving nothing behind but a mangled...
Off the Beaten Path: Watch out, Iliamna Lake Monster, here I come

...a go. One party set long-line gear in 300 feet of water without hooking anything. Another supposedly tried fishing with steel cables attached to their floatplane. The story goes that the monster struck, the fisherman got knocked off the float, and...
Trump, Carson threaten boycott of debate

...complained often about the second debate, hosted by CNN, which stretched on for a marathon three hours.CNBC spokesman Brian Steel said in a statement that the network was aiming to host "the most substantive debate possible," but was open to changing...
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Ex-wrestler Snuka pleads not guilty in '83 death of mistress

...the case was "leveling the playing field for the defense."Snuka was known for diving from the ropes and even the top of steel cages in a career that spanned four decades. He was admitted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame in 1996...
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