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Man survives in Alaska for over 3 weeks after his cabin burnt down

Haggard and traumatized, a young man has told how he survived for more than three weeks in the snowy wilderness of Alaska after his remote cabin burned down when he mistakenly put cardboard in his stove. Tyson Steele, who was rescued by helicopter on Thursday, said his cabin — located 20 miles (30 kilometers) from […]

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Alaska man shops at Walmart with stolen money, then donates change

An Alaska man robbed a credit union and then went shopping and dropped spare change in a donation bucket. Michael B. Jensen, 34, faces a federal bank robbery charge for taking $947 from the Alaska USA Federal Credit Union in Anchorage on Friday. Jensen demanded money in a note given to a credit union teller, […]

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Plane carrying 42 people goes off runway in Alaska

A plane that carried 42 people, including a high school swim team, went off an airport runway while trying to land on Thursday in Alaska. The Peninsula Airways Flight 3296 from Anchorage to the city of Dutch Harbor landed at Unalaska-Dutch Harbor Airport but went off the runway as it tried to stop. An image […]

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Anchorage earthquake and tsunami

An earthquake struck close to Anchorage, Alaska‚Äôs largest city, triggering a tsunami warning with people close to coastal areas in the south of the state urged to head further inland. The 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit at 8.29am local time with the epicentre recorded just 12km north of Anchorage. A tsunami warning is in place for […]