Gun shop owner accused of hiding evidence the misuse of firearms.Choate and co-counsel Jonathan Lowy of the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence in Washington, D.C., then appealed the ruling and argued the law (the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, or PLCAA for short...
Obama to seek wilderness designation for ANWR

...worries that oil and gas development would displace Native subsistence activities. He said he was pleased with Obama's action, even if it is symbolic.? Associated Press writer Jim Kuhnhenn contributed to this report from Washington, D.C.
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WSJ ranks Alaska Airlines best overall in U.S.

...Performance (RNP) in the mid-1990s and that system is now used in 36 cities including Seattle, Palm Springs, Washington D.C., San Diego and 12 airports in Alaska, a press release from the company said."The satellite-based navigation...
State of Indian Nations speech underlines US-tribe relations

...recognizing Indian Country's legal authority to control its own destiny," Cladoosby told a crowd gathered in Washington, D.C. "It means respecting Native peoples for who we are, not who others think we are. And it means modernizing the...
Arts calendar

...Laying a Foundation: Defining Arts Integration, developed by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C. Designed to help teachers and teaching artists establish a shared understanding about the definition and practice...
Sullivan sworn in as new US senator

...becoming Alaska's junior senator.An Alaska contingent that included Gov. Bill Walker and state lawmakers were in Washington, D.C., for the event. Sullivan said he was honored and humbled by the turnout. He said the joke was that the "Alaska...
Emergency halibut bycatch cut sought

...Sam Cotten. But it's going to be an uphill battle. The Seattle factory trawlers have a significant presence in Washington, D.C."The Seattle trawler industry feels like it's already paid its due in terms of bycatch reduction. At the council's...
The forgotten battle for Alaska

...Dec. 7, 1941 with the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and the loss of the U.S. battle fleet moored there. In Washington D.C., before a joint session of Congress, President Franklin Roosevelt expressed the nation's outrage by describing...
Rule allows trust status for tribal lands

...interpretation that tribes had lost the trust status right under the settlement act.The U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., rejected the state's position that the settlement act mandated different treatment for tribes in Alaska. The...
Alaska Science Forum: Far-north changes pondered in San Francisco

...Jeffries, a sea-ice expert who worked at UAF's Geophysical Institute before taking his diplomatic skills to Washington, D.C. said he hopes people don't need yearly catastrophes to realize a long-term shift is underway.Jeffries, now...


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