Christmas tree fundraiser brings awareness to human trafficking

Helping victims of a crime that's not always easy to spot, the Festival of Trees is shining light on the dark issue of human trafficking in Alaska.

Remains of award winning Native actor returned to Alaska

More than 50 years after his death, the remains of Ray Mala, an Alaska native turned Hollywood actor, are back on Alaskan soil.

King Tech High offers full time education

The new school year brings new opportunities for high school students in Anchorage who can now attend King Tech High School full time.

Pediatric cancer survivor conquers illness, half-marathons to raise awareness

A 6-year-old pediatric cancer survivor out of Palmer is on her way to finishing three half-marathons, all while raising awareness of her rare childhood illness.

Arctic Roadrunner closes Arctic Boulevard location

Employees and customers come together at the location established in 1964 for classic American cuisine.

Alaska Greek Festival

Annual festival celebrates food, tradition and culture of Greece.

Rain carries Southcentral through the weekend

Rain develops on the Kenai Saturday night and then moves north. Anchorage should expect rain to come through Sunday afternoon.


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Protesters topple Confederate statue at University of North Carolina

"Silent Sam," which had stood since 1913, had been the focus of demonstrations in recent years.

Two men wanted for questioning in Nashville murders in custody

Two people wanted for questioning in connection with three murders in Nashville, Tenn., last week were in taken into custody on Monday, authorities said.

Woman killed by alligator while walking dog in South Carolina

The woman's mother said she died trying to protect her dog from the alligator.

Colorado father claimed he only killed wife after she strangled daughters: police

Court documents allege that Christopher Lee Watts was having an affair, wanted a separation and claimed his wife killed their young daughters.

Deadliest shootings in modern U.S. history

The mass shooting as Jason Aldean performed at a country music festival in Las Vegas is now the deadliest such incident in modern American history.