Troopers to review alleged Sitka police violence

...and was requested by the Sitka Police Department, the radio station reported.Video footage of the arrest was captured by closed-circuit TV cameras and posted on YouTube in late October. It has since received more than 35,000 views.
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...taking the lead and working with AST.The police chief said he made the request because of the community's concern about a YouTube video of an altercation involving three local police officers and a prisoner in the Sitka jail."I felt it would be prudent...
After poking Facebook, life ain't easy for a site named Tsu

...revenue-sharing setup is similar to financial models used by major digital services such as Google's YouTube; Facebook users widely share YouTube links with one another."It feels like we are being singled out and they are trying to stop a competitor...
Nation and World
Alaska Editorial: YouTube the perfect venue for Murkowski video

...taken Alaska's economic situation to YouTube; it might be the perfect venue.With all of the young people in tune with YouTube, the next generation might listen...get worse.Murkowski labeled the YouTube video "ThisIsOurLand," which explains...
Sitka officials talk about leaked jail video

...filmed on closed circuit cameras at the city jail. Posted to YouTube last week, the footage shows Franklin Hoogendorn, then 18...sense to me," he said. The video was posted last week on YouTube and has received thousands of hits. Schmitt said he didn't...
For Palestinians, social media is source of news - and anger

...hateful messages that contribute to the tense and sometimes vengeful atmosphere.Israeli officials say they convinced Google's YouTube service and Facebook to remove some Palestinian videos, and an Israeli legal group is preparing a class-action lawsuit against...
Nation and World
Actress talks Kodiak with Jimmy Kimmel

...responded.The two also joked about being able to fish with the key, using it as a lure to catch salmon, Kimmel said."A very big salmon," Stanchfield replied.The online clip of Stanchfield on Jimmy Kimmel Live can be viewed on YouTube.
Mat-Su teen critically injured in 4-wheeler crash

ANCHORAGE - A Mat-Su teen known for a popular YouTube video is in critical condition after a four-wheeler crash while camping on the Kenai Peninsula.KTVA-TV reports that 15-year-old...
Boys rescue kids from home fire

...days free from school, 11-year-old Jeremiah Grimes and 10-year-old Isiah Francis were plopped on the couch watching YouTube and playing video games, but Tuesday they smelled something unusual.When they looked out the window, they saw smoke streaming...
Not For Web
Trooper arrest investigated after girl's YouTube post under review after a video of the encounter was posted on YouTube.The 11-minute video shows a trooper arguing with 20-year-old...News reported Thursday ( The YouTube video, titled "Young woman arrested for nothing," had been...


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