Alaska

May 22, 2019 - 8:28 am
A pair of US stealth fighter jets intercepted at least four Russian long-range bombers off the coast of Alaska this week; the first military incident between the two nations in months. “NORAD fighters intercepted Russian bombers+fighters entering Alaskan ADIZ May 20. 2x Tu-95s were intercepted by...
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Dustin Safranek/Ketchikan Daily News via AP
May 13, 2019 - 8:43 pm
Three people were killed after two sightseeing airplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided in midair Monday near a southeast Alaska town, the Coast Guard said. Three others remaining missing after the collision near Ketchikan, Coast Guard Lt. Brian Dykens said. The floatplanes collided under...
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Dreamstime
January 20, 2019 - 12:32 am
Seven weeks after a massive earthquake rocked Alaska, aftershocks are still shattering 7-year-old Connor Cartwright's sense of safety. They shake the earth far less than the 7.0 magnitude quake that sent a mirror, TV and dishes crashing to the ground in the Anchorage home where Connor lives with...
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November 30, 2018 - 2:25 pm
Damage reported across Anchorage following massive 7.0 earthquake; Dan Springer reports. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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AP Photo/Chris Carlson
August 15, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Daryl Weathers, 94, remembers trying to pull men from the sea off Alaska's Aleutian Islands after a U.S. Navy destroyer hit a mine left by the Japanese following the only World War II battle fought on North American soil. The explosion, which ripped the stern off the USS Abner Read, also covered...
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March 05, 2018 - 5:19 am
Competitors took to the snowy trail as the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicked off Sunday in Alaska following a trying year for the annual event. Musher Cody Strathe of Fairbanks and his 16-dog team were the first to take off across frozen Willow Lake, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) north of...
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Dreamstime
January 23, 2018 - 5:03 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning for a large swath of the state's coast. Officials at the National Tsunami Center canceled the warning after a few tense hours after waves failed to show up in coastal...
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