Magnitude 8.2 Earthquake Off Alaska's Coast Prompts Tsunami WarningA magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted tsunami warnings and watches for the west coast of the United States and Canada.
Feces-Smearing Passenger Forces Flight To Divert To Alaska, Reports SayAccording to KTVA-TV, United Airlines flight 895 had to make the emergency stop at Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage on Jan. 4.
FBI: Man Says He Killed Wife On Cruise Over Her LaughingA Utah man killed his wife aboard an Alaska cruise and told an acquaintance who later walked into the blood-splattered cabin that he did it because she would not stop laughing at him, the FBI said in documents released Thursday.
Tsunami Advisory Canceled After Russia 7.8 EarthquakeA strong earthquake on the Russian side of the Bering Sea briefly prompted a tsunami advisory for parts of the Pacific, including Alaska's remote Aleutian Islands and Russia.
Black Bear Crashes Golf Course, Steals Item From GolferA black bear in Alaska crashed a golf course and rummaged through one of the golfer's bags.
Oil Company Watches Over Pregnant Polar Bear Under BridgeA pregnant polar bear in search of a spot for her maternity den chose an unlikely one: along a bridge leading to an artificial production island off the north coast of Alaska.
Prosecutors: Dentist Pulled Sedated Patient's Tooth While Riding HoverboardProsecutors say an Alaska dentist charged with Medicaid fraud pulled a sedated patient's tooth while riding a hoverboard.
U.S. Intercepts 2 Russian Bombers Off Alaska's CoastThe U.S. military says it intercepted two Russian bombers in international airspace off Alaska's coast.
Infant, 3 Adults Found Shot To Death Inside Alaska Hotel RoomAuthorities in Alaska say they are investigating the deaths of four people in a hotel room as a murder-suicide.
Bernie Sanders Wins Alaska, Washington Democratic CaucusesBernie Sanders won Democratic presidential caucuses in Alaska and Washington state on Saturday, victories he hopes will stoke a spring comeback against the commanding front-runner, Hillary Clinton.
Sarah Palin's Husband Injured In Snowmobile AccidentDonald Trump's presidential campaign says that Todd Palin, husband of Sarah Palin, has been "in a bad snow machine accident" Sunday night and is hospitalized.
Mushers Set Off From Alaska Town As Iditarod Race BeginsThe world's most famous sled dog race began Sunday, with mushers leaving the town of Willow in the competitive start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.