My Turn: The folly of Chenault's federal land grab

...of those too.Utah gave the U.S. government until Dec. 31, 2014 to transfer...resources. So Utah claims that the U.S. government broke a promise made to it by...title to any lands" held by the U.S. government. But in exchange Alaskans were...
My Turn: Sealaska receives new ANCSA land

In the final days of 2014, Congress passed legislation that moved the U.S. government closer to fulfilling its promise to return Native lands to Sealaska shareholders.This lands bill provides a comprehensive and visionary...
Egan wants to save daylight in Southeast

...Egan said. Ending daylight saving time will put the state as many as five hours behind the East Coast, the seat of U.S. government and commerce."Getting rid of daylight saving time would make Juneau the land of the 9 p.m. sunset and the 3...
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My Turn: Cracks in the door

...Pioneer Natural Resources Company, a Dallas-based oil producer, have also received special permission from the U.S. government to export such minimally processed oil. Enterprise Partners already has two term contracts with Japanese traders...
Empire Editorial: Defend the Coast Guard

...2002, President George W. Bush signed the Homeland Security Act, creating the largest reorganization of the U.S. government since the creation of the Department of Defense. As part of the Homeland Security Act, authority over the U.S...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu

...children.On Nov. 10, 1945 the last of the Natives of Attu disembarked in Seattle. They were informed by the U.S. Government that there were too few of them to rebuild their village on Attu. Instead, they would live on Atka Island in the...
Destinations for 2015

...legally visit Cuba as an American citizen is to take a "people to people" cultural exchange tour licensed by the U.S. government. The tours are expensive and itineraries are limited.NEW YORK CITYTwo big openings take place in the Big Apple...
Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

...being seriously considered."We're looking for the U.S. government to tell us different ways that we can deal with this...because primarily this is a problem between the U.S. government and the Canadian government," he said.
No-fly list ruled unconstitutional

PORTLAND, Ore. - The U.S. government offers no adequate method for people to challenge...several court hearings in 2013 and earlier this year. U.S. government attorneys cautioned the judge not to engage in "policymaking...
Not For Web

...offering to destroy some of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons in international waters aboard a nearly 700-foot, U.S. government-owned ship, U.S. officials told The Associated Press on Wednesday.The plan, still subject to final approval...


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