This weekend the Hemp and Cannabis fair is at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Anchorage. Organizers for the fair say they expect to see anywhere from 1,500 to 2,000 people.
Containment of the McHugh Fire increased on Saturday to 14 percent according to fire officials.
An Alaska woman who took her husband's body on a days-long traveling wake and used ice from local canneries to keep him cold is not accused of breaking any laws.
Underage girls seeking an abortion in Alaska no longer need to tell their parents before following through with the procedure.
Seventeen ferry passengers suffered what appeared to be minor injuries Saturday when the vessel made a "hard landing" at a dock in Jersey City, authorities said.
The battle for a violently disputed region between India and Pakistan has been reignited by a new breed of protester using social media.
Two Singapore street stalls made dining history on Thursday when they became the first street food stalls in the world to be awarded a Michelin star.
Iraqi officials say a suicide bombing against a security check point in northern Baghdad has killed at least 10 people.
Afghanistan marked a national day of mourning on Sunday, a day after at least 80 people were killed by a suicide bomb attack on a peaceful demonstration.