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Photo: U.S. Secretary of Labor visits Alaska

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez, left, speaks as U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, right, listens during a roundtable discussion...
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

...hoped to avoid."We are facing a new reality and a new Iraq," the top Kurdish leader, Massoud Barzani, told U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday in Irbil, capital of the self-ruled Kurdish region in northern Iraq.Two weeks...
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Thousands flee Ukraine for Russia as truce nears end

...deeds, not words." He urged Moscow to stop the flow of fighters from Russia.German Chancellor Angela Merkel and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said they, too, were looking for more action from Moscow ahead of a summit on Friday of European...
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My Turn: Let's lead on paid leave

...until their immune systems were strong enough to go to day care.A great country shouldn't force people into wrenching choices between the job they need and the family they love.? Thomas E. Perez is the U.S. Secretary of Labor.
Alaska to sue for King Cove road

...acres necessary to build a small road to be used primarily for medical evacuation purposes by 15 to 20 cars per day.U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell decided in December that the federal government "owed it to future generations to think...
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19 months and counting on Tongass National Forest exemption appeal

...Almost 80 people applied to be a part of the committee, Cole said. The Forest Service sent along 35 names to the U.S. secretary and undersecretary of agriculture, who will appoint 15 committee members and one alternate soon, he said. The...
Commerce secretary to visit Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez will visit Fairbanks with U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens. Gutierrez and Stevens have an early morning...
Treadwell launches Senate bid

...about the resignation. But Treadwell said he looked forward to being in the race with Sullivan, a former assistant U.S. Secretary of State, if he runs."He's helped me navigate Washington, and I've helped him navigate Alaska," Treadwell...
Questions remain about king counts after ADFG shift to high-tech sonar

...have led to the complete closures ordered by the department that led to an economic disaster being declared by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce. The ADFG Division of Sport Fish sonar program has been slow to spread across the state, but there...
Legislative News in Brief

...currently progressing via a Memorandum of Understanding written by representatives of the Russian government and former U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State John Kerry and the National Park Service. Resolution seeks $92M from...
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