Alaska

U.S. News
Tyson Steele's cabin burned down, leaving him exposed for weeks to freezing temperatures.
Weird News
Alaska tow truck driver comes within inches of his life.
Crime
The child wore only socks and light clothing while making the incredible half-mile trek to get help, authorities in Alaska said.
Politics
The plan would roll back protections for 9.2 million acres of Alaska’s Tongass National Forest.
Environment
She's fat, she's fabulous and she's the winner of Fat Bear Week 2019.
Environment
A marine biologist amusingly narrates this clip from PBS’s “Octopus: Making Contact," wondering what the animal is dreaming about.
Religion
In his invocation, Barrett Fletcher asked that "the great Flying Spaghetti Monster rouse himself from his stupor and let his noodly appendages ground each assembly member in their seats.”
Travel
An eye-opening report ranks U.S. airlines based on water quality.
Politics
A Center for American Progress review shows nearly 30 million acres of federal land in the state are at risk of being developed or transferred.
Politics
Records released in 2012 by Alaska officials revealed the former governor and vice presidential candidate once quipped about the possibility in an email.
Environment
Joe Balash, who oversaw oil and gas drilling on federal lands, had encouraged drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Politics
The Democratic presidential candidate would revoke "ill-advised" pipeline permits and significantly expand tribal criminal jurisdiction.
U.S. News
Veranika Nikanava of Belarus was wading through the waist-high water of Alaska's Teklanika River when she lost her grip on a rope, authorities said.
Environment
The animals showed signs of emaciation, which may have been triggered by lack of food due to melting sea ice.
Environment
Scientists warn that heat waves are becoming increasingly common due to human-caused climate change.
Videos
The record-breaking heat is scorching Alaska, shattering a 110-year-old record in Juneau and worsening wildfires throughout the state.
Education
The state's Republican governor has slashed 41% of the system's state appropriations -- a cut that could lead to massive layoffs and campus closures.
Politics
Satanic Temple member Iris Fontana recited the words "Hail Satan" during an invocation at a meeting of the Kenai Peninsula Borough assembly.
Crime
An Indiana man using a fake name and photo allegedly persuaded a teen to carry out 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman's slaying.
Environment
"Is this the harbinger of things to come?” one ecologist asked.