Webster Leavitt became the 102nd inmate to walk away from a halfway house this year according to the Anchorage Police Department. After kicking the window out of his room at Cordova center and began running from the facility. Alaska Department of Corrections reported 145 walkaways in 2015, 150 in 2014, and 174 in 2013. While 2016 APD numbers show walkaway numbers from June, compared to July, was cut nearly in half.
The Matanuska-Susitna Borough Department of Emergency Services is telling residents between Maude Road Extension/Mile 15 and MP 13 of the Old Glenn Highway that portions of the bank are showing signs of breeching.
A single vehicle crash at Dowling and New Seward backed up traffic on the highway Sunday evening.
A search and rescue effort for a missing hiker is underway in the Teklanika area of Denali National Park.
Brandi Chastain has already won two World Cups and two Olympic gold medals, but she isn't interested in resting on her laurels.
Some of the victims were aged as young as 12, according to authorities in Fort Myers.
A tourist was killed by a tiger and another seriously injured after one of them got out of their car while touring a safari park in China.
A Syrian blew himself up Sunday night outside a music festival in Germany in what an official said was likely an "Islamist suicide attack."
When asked about what his son Prince George received for his 3rd birthday, Prince William quipped that he got "too many things."