Top 5 American Whale-Watching ToursYou don't have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.
Top Natural Wonders In The USAAmerica is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders, from pristine lakes and mighty rivers to natural sandstone arches and snow-capped mountains.
Climbers Recover Body Of Boy From Alaska Glacier Crevasse 200 Feet BelowThe body of a 9-year-old boy who disappeared while snowmobiling with his father has been recovered from a crevasse in an Alaska glacier.
Hooper Bay Man Charged With Woman's Murder A Hooper Bay man was charged with first-degree murder Wednesday in the beating death of his girlfriend in the western Alaska village.
3 Bodies Found In Wreckage Along Iditarod Route The bodies of two adults and a 10-year-old girl were found in the wreckage of a small airplane that crashed Monday near the route of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
Suspect In String Of Violent Crimes Indicted Anchorage police say a man suspected in a string of violent crimes in January has been indicted.
Police Release Names In Officer-Involved Shooting Anchorage police have released the names of two officers involved in a shooting that resulted in the death of an Anchorage man on Tuesday.
Alaska State Senator Proposes Bounty On Sea OttersAn Alaska state senator is proposing a bounty on sea otters, the cute little marine mammals often seen by tourists swimming on their backs between cruise ships, sometimes munching on a fresh crab or clams.
Alaska Bill Would Let Teachers Pack Guns At School A proposal from an Anchorage lawmaker would allow for teachers or other permanent school employees to carry concealed guns on campus "for defensive use."
Salazar, Coast Guard Announce Drill Vessel Reviews A day after Royal Dutch Shell PLC towed a damaged floating drill rig to shelter from a remote Alaska island, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced the department will perform an "expedited, high-level assessment" of the 2012 Arctic offshore drilling season.
Money Stolen From Homeless Shelter's Locked Safes housands of dollars is missing from two locked safes at a homeless shelter in Anchorage.