Anchorage Daily News

File photo of a black bear.  (credit: John Lund/Getty Images)

Bear Mauls Alaska Man Who Gave It Barbecue Meat

A black bear mauled a man at a campground in Alaska, but the animal won’t likely threaten other people, the state Department of Fish and Game said.


File photo of a Walmart. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Double Amputee Shoots Walmart Manager For Asking Him To Put Leash On Service Dog

A double amputee shot a Walmart manager Saturday after he was asked to put his service dog on a leash, Anchorage police said.


File photo of a courthouse.  (Credit: Thinkstock)

Skiwear Executive Admits To Illegal Hunt In Alaska

A 58-year-old skiwear company executive admitted to taking part in an illegal sheep hunt in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in 2008 and was sentenced Friday to pay $10,000.


File photo of a police car.  (Credit: Thinkstock)

Man Dies After Shooting At Alaska Trooper

Alaska authorities say a man has died after shooting and wounding a state trooper during a traffic stop.


File photo of boats docked at Whittier harbor.  (credit: Nigel Hicks/GettyImages)

Police: Man Drives Into Harbor After GPS Gives Him Wrong Directions

A man was not familiar with an area he was driving in and when his GPS told him to make a right, he drove his car right into the water.