Crystal Worl honored with Native artists in Washington, D.C.

Crystal Worl honored with Native artists in Washington, D.C.Juneau resident Crystal Kaakeeyaa Worl was one of five Native artists honored at a reception in Washington, D.C. late last month hosted by Vice President Joe Biden...
Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, bad boy days are over

...HIV positive," Steve Honig, a spokesperson for Mueller, said in an email.___AP writers Lynn Elber and Anthony McCartney in Los Angeles, Hannah Cushman in Chicago and Lauran Neergaard in Washington, D.C. contributed to this report.
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Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...Sisterhood convention, Lund volunteered to be on a health committee.In 1970, she took the first of many trips to Washington, D.C., to speak to members of Congress about the need for health care."My first trip there were so many tribal groups...
Walker downsizes state's Washington office

ANCHORAGE - There will be fewer people staffing the state of Alaska office in Washington, D.C.The Alaska Dispatch News reported the lobbying office for the state will be reduced to two positions.Gov. Bill Walker says...
Alaska Air rated most efficient airline in U.S.

Alaska Airlines ranks No. 1 in fuel efficiency among U.S. Airlines, according to a report issued by the Washington D.C. think tank, the International Council on Clean Transportation.This is the fifth consecutive year Alaska Air has...
4 killed, 14 hurt in fiery crash near D.C.

...afternoon, authorities said.The accident occurred around 5 p.m. Sunday on a road in Hyattsville, just northeast of Washington, D.C.Fire department spokesman Mark Brady said in a phone interview that three people from the church van were killed...
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Russian jet broke up at high altitude

...continue flying if they passed inspections.___Isachenkov reported from Moscow. Associated Press writers Nour Youssef in Cairo, Irina Titova in St. Petersburg and Matthew Perrone in Washington, D.C., also contributed to this report.
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Shortchanged Sandy victims seeing some cash 3 years later

...confidence in where this program is headed," he said.Others say much more reform is needed.August Matteis, a Washington, D.C., lawyer whose firm is representing about 1,200 policyholders going through the FEMA review, said he believed...
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My Turn: Best way to advance AKLNG is together

...the federal processes are working for the project. Together with Sen. Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young here in Washington, D.C., I have leveraged my dual roles as the chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and...
Kenai Peninsula College professor travels to Bhutan

...information about foreign countries, and when he was unable to find more, he wrote letters to the various embassies in Washington, D.C., requesting information about their home countries."This is before the Internet, so it was much harder to...


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