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Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote
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Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote

Apr 12th 2020, 1:55 PM 12,780 Views 22 Comments

Sanders said he will remain on the ballot to “exert significant influence” over the direction of the party.

Snowy SOS signal saves Alaskan man after cabin burns down
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# Snow Patrol

Snowy SOS signal saves Alaskan man after cabin burns down

Jan 13th 2020, 12:20 PM 33,994 Views 18 Comments

The man lives in one of the remotest parts if Alaska.

Alaskan man discovers 50-year-old message in a bottle from Russian sailor
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# What Are The Chances

Alaskan man discovers 50-year-old message in a bottle from Russian sailor

Aug 19th 2019, 10:28 PM 23,385 Views 19 Comments

A Russian television network tracked a return address in Vladivostok to a retired soviet ship captain now living in Crimea.

Five dead and one missing after sightseeing planes collide in mid-air in Alaska
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# Ketchikan

Five dead and one missing after sightseeing planes collide in mid-air in Alaska

May 14th 2019, 7:17 AM 16,179 Views 4 Comments

Helicopters and boats were deployed by the Coast Guard for the search-and-rescue operation.

'Many homes are damaged': Powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska
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# Anchorage

'Many homes are damaged': Powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

Nov 30th 2018, 10:42 PM 18,474 Views 4 Comments

Police in the city of around 300,000 said it had caused “major infrastructure damage”.

US hunter suffers life-threatening injuries after bear he shot lands on him
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US hunter suffers life-threatening injuries after bear he shot lands on him

Oct 1st 2018, 10:50 PM 34,621 Views 78 Comments

The bear is believed to have rolled down the slope dislodging rocks in the process.

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska
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Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,121 Views 42 Comments

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

Ancient DNA evidence reveals story of first Native Americans to enter the continent
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# Ancient Beringians

Ancient DNA evidence reveals story of first Native Americans to enter the continent

Jan 7th 2018, 3:30 PM 28,818 Views 18 Comments

A team of researchers made the discovery using DNA from a six-month-old Native American infant.

Sarah Palin's son arrested on charges of assaulting his father
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Sarah Palin's son arrested on charges of assaulting his father

Dec 19th 2017, 10:45 AM 24,062 Views 67 Comments

Police were called to the family home over the weekend.

Scientists baffled by appearance of pink sea creatures off Alaska
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# Far North

Scientists baffled by appearance of pink sea creatures off Alaska

Jul 8th 2017, 9:00 AM 24,036 Views 12 Comments

The tropical, filter-feeding spineless creatures are usually found along the equator.

Teenager who was killed by bear sent text to his family while being chased
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Teenager who was killed by bear sent text to his family while being chased

Jun 20th 2017, 9:19 AM 52,536 Views 34 Comments

“This young man didn’t do anything wrong. He was just in the wrong place.”

Someone recreated Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement with 45lbs of cheese... it's The Dredge
# World Of Celebs
# World Of Celebs

Someone recreated Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement with 45lbs of cheese... it's The Dredge

Apr 3rd 2017, 11:19 AM 3,686 Views 2 Comments

Some Brie-oncé and the rest of the day’s celeb dirt right here.

Shacks, bears and isolation - an Irishman's summer in a remote Alaskan town
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# McCarthy

Shacks, bears and isolation - an Irishman's summer in a remote Alaskan town

Mar 26th 2017, 7:00 PM 20,942 Views 18 Comments

McCarthy, population: 28.

Two-month-old girl among four dead in suspected murder-suicide in Alaska
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# Hotel Room

Two-month-old girl among four dead in suspected murder-suicide in Alaska

Nov 26th 2016, 3:49 PM 18,782 Views 14 Comments

The victims have been identified as Linda Hutton (54), Emily McDonald (22), McKay Hutton (22) and eight-week-old Teagan Hutton.

Shooting of Alaska policeman gives detectives unexpected break on string of unsolved deaths
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# Anchorage Killings

Shooting of Alaska policeman gives detectives unexpected break on string of unsolved deaths

Nov 19th 2016, 7:10 AM 20,400 Views 3 Comments

There had been fears a serial killer was roaming the Anchorage trails, picking off one or two people at a time.

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV
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WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

May 18th 2016, 5:21 PM 18,199 Views 16 Comments

The man’s arm was trapped beneath the passenger side of the vehicle.

Outdoor Studies professor mauled by bear during mountaineering class
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Outdoor Studies professor mauled by bear during mountaineering class

Apr 19th 2016, 10:17 AM 13,136 Views 21 Comments

He was with a group of 12 students at the time.

Commercial pilot flies closer to erupting volcano to give passengers a better look
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# Close Encounter

Commercial pilot flies closer to erupting volcano to give passengers a better look

Mar 28th 2016, 3:20 PM 41,406 Views 8 Comments

The Pavlof Volcano in Alaska spontaneously erupted without warning early this morning Irish time.

Sarah Palin's husband in hospital after snowmobile accident
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Sarah Palin's husband in hospital after snowmobile accident

Mar 14th 2016, 6:30 PM 23,310 Views 29 Comments

The former Alaska governor has cancelled a campaign stop for Donald Trump.

WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain
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WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain

Jan 27th 2016, 8:41 PM 23,299 Views 27 Comments

“I got really lucky.”

"Is there a doctor on board?" - Watch this woman give birth in a plane over the Pacific
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# Baby On Board

"Is there a doctor on board?" - Watch this woman give birth in a plane over the Pacific

Oct 16th 2015, 8:32 AM 21,817 Views 15 Comments

Six flight attendants wearing surgical masks can be seen

Sarah Palin wants immigrants to the US to 'speak American'
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# Facepalm

Sarah Palin wants immigrants to the US to 'speak American'

Sep 7th 2015, 3:02 PM 24,329 Views 107 Comments

The former US vice-presidential candidate said English is a “unifying aspect” of America.

Has Obama been drinking his own urine in a bid to highlight climate change?
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# Refreshing

Has Obama been drinking his own urine in a bid to highlight climate change?

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:55 AM 19,272 Views 35 Comments

The US President is taking part in Bear Grylls’ show in a bid to bring the issue to a wider audience.

We're not taking the drinkable p**s: Barack Obama is doing a survival show with Bear Grylls
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# Into The Wild

We're not taking the drinkable p**s: Barack Obama is doing a survival show with Bear Grylls

Aug 31st 2015, 4:10 PM 17,688 Views 31 Comments

It’s all in the name of climate change.

Heading out tonight? Here are the chat up lines you should be using (according to science)
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# Come Here Often?

Heading out tonight? Here are the chat up lines you should be using (according to science)

Jun 27th 2015, 6:30 PM 38,618 Views 52 Comments

A study in the United States as looked at how 600 subjects responded to three different types of lines.

Alaskan bear family to be killed because they love the big city too much
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# Fatal Attraction

Alaskan bear family to be killed because they love the big city too much

Apr 17th 2015, 10:45 PM 26,293 Views 63 Comments

They just can’t stay away from those rubbish bins.

Meet Nellie Cashman – Irishwoman, philanthropist and prospector in Alaska's gold rush
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Meet Nellie Cashman – Irishwoman, philanthropist and prospector in Alaska's gold rush

Mar 25th 2015, 11:20 PM 870 Views 26 Comments

Nellie Cashman was an extraordinary woman from Cork who made her way to the US west coast in search of a lucky strike.

Weed is now legal in another US state
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# Green Light

Weed is now legal in another US state

Feb 24th 2015, 9:40 AM 15,115 Views 74 Comments

Alaska joins Colorado and Washington State in the cannabis club.

Parents discover son isn't dead when he answers door at girlfriend's house
# Mistaken Identity
# Mistaken Identity

Parents discover son isn't dead when he answers door at girlfriend's house

Oct 12th 2014, 4:30 PM 7,097 Views 0 Comments

The couple were wrongly informed that their son had died in a car crash.

Details of the Palin family brawl have emerged and they're not pretty...
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Details of the Palin family brawl have emerged and they're not pretty...

Oct 10th 2014, 8:46 PM 48,342 Views 28 Comments

Bristol Palin is accused of repeatedly punching a man in the face.

Reporter quits job live on air after revealing herself to be a marijuana activist
# Quitter
# Quitter

Reporter quits job live on air after revealing herself to be a marijuana activist

Sep 22nd 2014, 3:15 PM 36,973 Views 63 Comments

“F**k it, I quit.”

Have a spare €7 per month? Why not subscribe to Sarah Palin's new web TV channel...
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Have a spare €7 per month? Why not subscribe to Sarah Palin's new web TV channel...

Jul 28th 2014, 8:05 PM 12,977 Views 56 Comments

Doesn’t sound like a great deal?.. Perhaps we should mention that it’s free to watch if you happen to be in the US military?

Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska leaves scientists puzzled
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# I Feel The Earth Move

Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska leaves scientists puzzled

Jun 17th 2014, 4:40 PM 14,323 Views 20 Comments

People there aren’t used to earthquakes, and the recent cluster have some residents worried.

Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage
# Point Of View
# Point Of View

Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage

Jun 7th 2014, 5:00 PM 21,921 Views 10 Comments

The US Geological Survey is studying the bears’ behaviour.

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora
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# All Of The Lights

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora

Mar 8th 2014, 10:30 AM 12,688 Views 24 Comments

Good work, science.

Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay
# One Careful Owner
# One Careful Owner

Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay

Nov 21st 2013, 11:24 AM 2,779 Views 1 Comment

Not one. Morto.

Bear told to get out of Alaskan pub, leaves without incident
# Shaken Not Stirred
# Shaken Not Stirred

Bear told to get out of Alaskan pub, leaves without incident

Sep 25th 2013, 4:13 PM 1,787 Views 1 Comment

If only all regulars were this well-behaved.

Heroic cat mayor survives dog attack
# Purrfect Crime
# Purrfect Crime

Heroic cat mayor survives dog attack

Sep 10th 2013, 3:36 PM 1,199 Views 1 Comment

Yes, there is an actual cat mayor in an Alaska town.

Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?
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Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?

Jul 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 24 Views 37 Comments

While protect itself with the threat of using nuclear weapons is far from ideal, it is infinitely preferable to the situation in which the US has now found itself: chasing its tail over costly and ineffective missile technology, writes Jason Douglas.

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Jul 8th 2013, 10:00 PM 15,863 Views 5 Comments

The 17 things we learned today…

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