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Legislature passes budget but multi-billion dollar shortfall remains

The Alaska Legislature has passed a state spending plan but a vote to draw money from a state savings account to pay for the budget failed to gain enough votes. The decision raises questions about how the state will pay for basic services in the coming year.

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Coping with infertility: Advice from couples

When it comes to sharing stories about personal topics, sometimes hesitancy is followed by an opening of the floodgates.

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4-day workweek is real for some employees

Who doesn't want to take Fridays off?

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Study: Nearly half of Ph.D students depressed

Graduate students are feeling grim about their job prospects.

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Jenner: 'Yes, for all intents and purposes, I'm a woman'

Bruce Jenner, who has spent his entire adult life in the public spotlight, has secretly spent his entire life as a woman. Now the secret is out after he confirmed in a TV interview he is a transgender woman.

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The new online diary, baby book and social media site

It's a way to digitally record your child's milestones.

Capitol quiet as budget negotiations continue

The Senate and House will meet this weekend, almost a week past the legislature's scheduled adjournment date of April 19.

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Get happy in the world's happiest countries

Would a taste of the finest Swiss chocolate make you happy? Or soaking in the warm Icelandic springs? Perhaps the great jazz and rock music scene in Denmark is for you?

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America's transgender moment

It's only April, but 2015 may be remembered as the year the term "transgender" fully entered mainstream consciousness.

In January, President Obama condemned the persecution of "people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender," becoming the first ...

Lunchbox: Brickhouse Asian Grill

Lunchbox: Brickhouse Asian Grill

Spenard is one of Anchorage’s best bets for restaurants, not only because of what’s already there but also because of its high turnover. Soon after my stop at Café AK, I noticed another new eatery in the neighborhood.

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'X-Men' character Bobby Drake outed as gay

He's been part of a wildly popular superhero team since its very beginning.

But there's something we never knew about Bobby Drake, aka Ice Man of the X-Men.

Wednesday's issue of "All-New X-Men" No. 40 reveals the truth: Bobby is gay.

"There are thousand...

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No. 1 cause of bad work-life balance? Bad bosses

Be honest. How many times have you said this to your 5-year-old: "Hold on a sec, honey, I just have to answer this email from work."

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