Alaska is facing the highest unemployment rate in the US, with June's employment rate down by an estimated 5,500 jobs compared to this time last year.
Alaska broadcaster, Monte Bowen, is retiring after 46 years in the news business. We hear from friends and colleagues about Bowen's history of reporting Alaska news.
Fairbanks Mayor Jim Matherly has nominated Jonathan Bagwill to fill the vacant seat on City Council. The Council will vote whether or not to accept Bagwill's nomination on Monday.
The US House passed a bill Thursday that will allow construction of a road from King Cove to Cold Bay. The road would cut through an 11-mile stretch of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.
Ohio is set to give Ronald Phillips a lethal injection Wednesday night in its first execution in more than three years.
The signs, reading "Warning: Twin Cities Police Easily Startled," began appearing after a deadly police shooting that led to the chief's resignation.
The driver taken into custody after victims were discovered crammed into a sweltering 18-wheeler in San Antonio, Texas, is appearing in court on Monday.
A study released today finds that yohimbe, the popular drug used for sexual enhancement, may be harmful to children.
A German teenager being held in an Iraqi jail after running off to join Islamic State is being investigated on suspicion of membership in a foreign terrorist organization, German prosecutors said on Monday.