Sewage spill prompts closure of famed Hawaii beach

...Point Panic in Kakaako. Sewage came out of manholes at Ala Moana Beach Park, on a street fronting a shopping mall at the edge of Waikiki and a pumping station.The entire state remained under a flash-flood watch again Tuesday, with more rain...
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Man falls to his death from cliff in north Anchorage

...water treatment plant.Police say alcohol may have been a factor in the incident.Tikiun was sitting on a rock near the edge of the cliff off Mile 1.5 Eklutna Lake Road when he fell and tumbled several hundred feet.Another person in the group...
JDHS slips in polls despite win

...improve on containment and not allowing teams to get to the edge. Even with speed in the defensive backfield and this next week."The Wolfpack will look to get to the edge through multiple formations, spread out the Falcons...
In shrinking town of Cold Bay, a last kid

COLD BAY - On a blustery afternoon in July, most of the residents of this town at the edge of Alaska's Aleutian Islands showed up at the one-room airport for another goodbye.This farewell was perhaps more significant...
The second strangest story ever told

...souls-who knows what for? After I found out about them, I didn't sleep for days. The dark rainforest I lived at the edge of suddenly seemed ominous, but all the more enticing. Afraid, I was nonetheless drawn to the idea of the sinister...
Jamaica stuns US in Gold Cup semis

...steaming minutes later, when his huge mistake set up Jamaica for a commanding lead.On a routine throw downfield from the edge of the penalty area, Guzan's right arm went over the line when he let go of the ball. That gave the Jamaica a dangerous...
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Greek banks reopen: Cash limits remain, taxes soar

...who has run a small kebab shop in central Athens for 20 years, said the higher tax rates could push his business over the edge."I can't put up my prices because I'll have no customers at all," lamented Chronis, who said sales have already...
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Putting up your own fish, part V

...commercial bakers use. They're not required but they're good because they hold a lot of fish and have a lip around the edge so the fish don't slide off the pan or drip slime in the freezer. Vacuum sealer and sealing bags. Cardboard boxes...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Aug. 10, 2015

...Peninsula town of Cold Bay. With the closure of that town's school, kids and their families have left the community at the edge of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge. It's a sad story we've seen in Southeast as well - at Edna Bay, Mosquito...
Warming climate leaves fewer walrus to hunt

...thankful for what she got, though. It's become increasingly difficult to land a walrus.Other remote communities at the edge of the Bering Sea also are seeing a steep decline in walrus harvested the past several years. Walrus, described by some...


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