The Seawolf women came back from a deficit in the final minute to win the final women's championship of the last Great Alaska Shootout with a Thanksgiving Day win over Tulsa.
The UAA men's basketball team has plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving after beating Santa Clara in overtime for a Great Alaska Shootout victory.
Naomi Winders, a 2016 graduate of Colony High School in Palmer, Alaska, has even more reason to celebrate this Thanksgiving: She won a prestigious $20,000 award - the Bob Hope Band Scholarship Award - for her and her high school band.
A group of volunteers gathered early Thanksgiving at the Salvation Army in Anchorage to help make sure 500 elders and people in need had a meal that matched the occasion.
South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal extended the double-amputee's prison term after prosecutors argued his original sentence was "shockingly lenient."
A government source said Robert Mugabe, who is aged 93, told negotiators he wanted to die in Zimbabwe and had no plans to live in exile.
Search and rescue operations were ended Friday Japan time for three sailors missing after a plane with 11 aboard crashed in the Philippine Sea, the Navy said.
A young soldier who defected from North Korea is a quiet, pleasant man who has nightmares about being returned to the North, his surgeon said.
Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, said U.S. Capitol Police had opened an investigation after a nude photo and a salacious sext surfaced on social media.