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Aug 17, 2018
Russian strategic bombers fly to Anadyr near Alaska amid strain in Moscow-Washington relationsRussian military says that two nuclear-capable strategic bombers have flown to the easternmost Chukotka Peninsula, near Alaska, as part of an air force exercise
May 12, 2018
US fighter jets intercept Russian bombers in international airspace off western Alaska, reveals NORADUS fighter jets intercepted two Russian bombers in international airspace off western Alaska, the North American Aerospace Defense Command said
Jan 23, 2018
Alaska hit by 7.9 magnitude earthquake; tsunami warnings issuedA powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.9 struck off the coast of Alaska early Tuesday, prompting tsunami warnings or watches as far away as California.
Jan 06, 2018
United Airlines plane makes unscheduled stop after passenger vandalises aircraft's toilets with faecesA United Airlines flight was forced to make an unscheduled stop in Alaska after two of the aircraft's toilets were vandalised with excrement, officials said
Dec 16, 2017
On the trail of the Aurora Borealis: Chasing the northern lights across the Arctic CircleChasing the Aurora Borealis in the sky over the Arctic Circle
Oct 09, 2017
Earthquake measuring 6.6 on Richter Scale strikes off Alaska; no tsunami warnings issuedA strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the west coast of the American state of Alaska, seismologists said, but no tsunami warning was issued.
Jul 29, 2017
North Korea issues warning after second ICBM test, can hit most of US including Los Angeles say analystsKim Jong Un said that the test of an ICBM demonstrated he can hit US, including Los Angeles and Chicago, which is now in range of North Korean weapons.
Jul 04, 2017
North Korea ICBM test: Donald Trump tells China to end Kim Jong-un's missile 'nonsense'US president Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un for testing the country's first intercontinental ballistic missile that could reach Alaska and pressed China to make a heavy move
Jul 01, 2017
Nevada fifth US state to legalise sale of recreational Marijuana, celebrations ensue in VegasPeople began buying marijuana after midnight, just months after voters approved legalisation, marking the fastest response from ballot boxs to sales.
Jun 02, 2017
Arctic peoples' climate pleas fell on deaf ears as Donald Trump withdraws from Paris Climate AgreementWhen ministers from the eight states of the Arctic and representatives of the region's native peoples met last month in Alaska, evidence of global warming was all around them.