My Turn: Best way to advance AKLNG is together

...that is our Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS).I didn't marvel at the engineering; TAPS has delivered oil safely through some of the...was reminded that what is so marvelous about TAPS is the people who were involved in its design...
My turn: Pipeline pitfalls plentiful as state takes on larger role

...liquefaction plant. This is the same arrangement we currently have with TAPS.? The state would be responsible for selling its gas. It would...been the economic consequences had the state owned a share of TAPS versus the funds the state has made without owning such a share...
Paris attacks signal move toward more global IS strategy

...what militants say are Western attacks against Muslims that that kill hundreds of people including women and children. That taps into frustration in the region over civilian deaths in the wars of recent years - a sentiment that exceeds the ranks of core...
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My Turn: Young Alaska in support of the PFD Voter Initiative

We live in the digital age. With a few clicks of the mouse or finger taps on a smartphone we have access to a wealth of information that was unimaginable just a few years ago. An entire generation has...
Fresh starts as GOP taps new speaker, OKs budget deal

WASHINGTON - House Republicans embraced a new leader Wednesday and swiftly consented to a major budget-and-debt deal to avert a federal financial crisis, highlights of a day of dramatic fresh starts at the Capitol after years of division and disarray.
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Obama: Limit standardized tests assessments, but the administration will allow them to opt out of the 8th-grade tests.The value of standardized tests taps into the national debate about the federal government's role in local schools; both political parties generally support scaling...
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State board sets value of TAPS at $10.2B

...the state and municipalities along the TAPS route.In its decision, the State Assessment...appeals board rejected key arguments by the TAPS owners and the Revenue Department, and...match the decline of oil moving through TAPS.Most important, however, the board...
Beer money: $20M settlement in lawsuit over Beck's packaging

...get cash payments under a $20 million settlement approved Tuesday in a class-action lawsuit over deceptive packaging.On tap: People with proof they bought Beck's at retail outlets could get up to $50 per household. Those without receipts can qualify...
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Mega beer merger bets on the rise of African drinkers

...more than $100 billion for rival SABMiller, in large part to tap burgeoning growth in Africa, where many people still buy their...BCG said.Kuwait's Mobile Telecommunications Co. sought to tap into this growth in 2005, when it paid $3.4 billion for Celtel...
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Conflict shapes GOP debate furor

...opening contest in Iowa, with the next scheduled for Nov. 10 in Milwaukee, sponsored by Fox News and The Wall Street Journal. Several more are on tap after that.___Associated Press writer Jill Colvin in New York contributed to this report.
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