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'We are not moving fast enough' on climate change, Obama tells Arctic leaders

President Barack Obama today called for the U.S. and other Arctic nations to launch more aggressive, faster-paced efforts to combat climate change.

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President Obama Visits Alaska

More than 1,000 attend "Rising Together" event at the Alaska Airlines Center

More than 1,000 people are expected to participate in a welcoming celebration for President Obama at the UAA Alaska Airlines Center for the "Rising Together" event.

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Full text of President Obama's speech

"The main purpose of this meeting was to give me an opportunity to interact and listen to some Alaska Native tribal leaders. A number of them I've met with before during the Tribal Summits that…

Seward officials, residents rush to prepare city for President's arrival

One day before the President Barack Obama is due to arrive in Seward, there is still uncertainty in the community about the visit.

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'We are not moving fast enough' on climate change, Obama tells Arctic leaders

President Barack Obama today called for the U.S. and other Arctic nations to launch more aggressive, faster-paced efforts to combat climate change.

Trump vows to reverse Obama name change

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump vowed on Monday evening to overturn President Barack Obama's decision to rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley.

Environmentalists in Anchorage rally against Arctic drilling

Environmentalists rallied Monday against oil drilling in the Arctic, gathering at an Anchorage park near a climate change conference President Barack Obama was scheduled to attend later in the…

'Great to be here': Watch the president's arrival, go behind the scenes

Here's more on President Barack Obama's arrival in Anchorage today, from the notebook of New York Times reporter Julie Hirschfeld Davis, one of the pool reporters traveling with the president:

'I've already signed the paperwork,' Jewell says of McKinley name change

The Secretary of Interior, Sally Jewell talked about the Denali name change and an Arctic Youth Ambassador Program, among other topics in an interview with the media during the GLACIER…

PHOTOS: President Obama arrives in Anchorage

President Barack Obama has arrived in Anchorage. Bookmark this page to watch live KTUU coverage of the president's remarks later today at the GLACIER conference. #POTUSAK

Ohio Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the name used by native Alaskans.

Kerry: Climate change potential for harm similar to World War II

Secretary of State John Kerry says responding to climate change may seem like a high mountain to climb but current leaders are not the first to face uncertainty about the future.

Mixed weather conditions to follow Obama through Alaska

President Barack Obama’s visit will be met with mixed reactions by more than just Alaskans. The weather during his three-day visit seems to be much of the same.

99 photos of Life in Newtok, a village on the brink

Newtok, which has a population of approximately of 375 Yupik people, was established along the shores of the Ninglick River, near where the river meets the Bering Sea, by the Bureau of Indian…

LIVE STREAM: Watch the GLACIER conference here

Watch live streaming video of the GLACIER conference today in Anchorage. President Obama is expected to speak later today. 

99 photos of Life in Newtok, a village on the brink

Expect climate change in Alaska to be the focal point of President Barack Obama's visit this week to the 49th state. Getty Images recently visited the eroding village of Newtok, where…

Mt. McKinley officially renamed Denali before Presidential visit

North America's tallest peak has officially been renamed to Denali from Mt. McKinley, according to an order signed by the Secretary of Interior, Sally Jewell.

Obama to appear on reality show with Bear Grylls while in Alaska

President Barack Obama will be appearing in a reality show while in Alaska, according to a press release by NBC Monday. 

GLACIER conference: A look at what's to come Monday

The president is on his way to Alaska this morning ... here's what to expect in the day ahead.

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Kerry: History will not look kindly on climate change skeptics

Secretary of State John Kerry says history will not look kindly on climate change skeptics who fail to take action to curb warming.

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More than 1,000 attend "Rising Together" event...

Full text of President Obama's speech

Seward prepares for Obama s arrival

Seward officials, residents rush to prepare...

'We are not moving fast enough' on climate...

Trump vows to reverse Obama name change

Environmentalists in Anchorage rally against...

'Great to be here': Watch the president's...

'I've already signed the paperwork,' Jewell...

PHOTOS: President Obama arrives in Anchorage

Obama arrives in Anchorage

Obama arrives in Anchorage

Ohio Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of...

Kerry: Climate change potential for harm...

Mixed weather conditions to follow Obama...

99 photos of Life in Newtok, a village on the...

LIVE STREAM: Watch the GLACIER conference here

99 photos of Life in Newtok, a village on the...

Mt. McKinley officially renamed Denali before...

Obama to appear on reality show with Bear...

(img1)vid-President Nikki Live shot

GLACIER conference: A look at what's to come...

(img2)Kerry arrives in AK

Kerry: History will not look kindly on climate...

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Clinton emails: Gefilte fish and TV shows

Initial reads of 7,000 more of Hillary Clinton's emails released Monday night by the State Department show more of the mundane political notes, scheduling requests and attention to media coverage that have made up earlier releases.

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The Supreme Court on Monday night denied an emergency application from a Kentucky clerk who has been refusing to issue marriage licenses because of her religious objections to same-sex marriage.

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