A house cat in Alaska learned the hard way not to chase mosquitoes after following one out a window and falling 11 stories.
Scientists reported increased activity at one of Alaska’s largest volcanoes on Friday, but geologist Chris Waythomas said it was unrelated to the earthquake that shook the Aleutian Islands that morning.
Another strong earthquake has rattled a remote and sparsely populated Aleutian Island region off Alaska.
Officials say a magnitude 7.0 earthquake has rocked Alaska’s Aleutian Islands with a jet-like rumble that shook homes and sent residents scrambling for cover.
The Alaska State Personnel Board is considering including same-sex partners of state employees in the definition of “immediate family” for purposes of leave.
People in Oregon see the most financial benefits of owning a car than any other state, according to a new report.
Cynthia Martinez, a spokeswoman for Royal Caribbean cruises Ltd., which owns Celebrity Cruises, said passengers will get a full refund of the cruise fare paid. They also will receive certificates for future cruises.
Celebrity Cruises announced Tuesday it was cancelling the remainder of a seven-night cruise to Alaska, plus four additional cruises, after mechanical issues forced a ship carrying more than 3,100 passengers and crew members to return to port in Ketchikan.
Anchorage police say the driver of a pickup truck that veered off a road and struck and killed two teenage girls has been charged with driving under the influence and second-degree murder.
For the first time since May, the sun has set in what is billed as the northernmost city in the United States.