Rain, clouds less wind but dry soon after Wednesday in Anchorage

Anchorage will be under cloudy skies with a 50 percent chance of light on and off again showers Wednesday with a high of just 61 degrees plus wind gusts up to 20 mph.

Family of Jeff Dusenbury spearheads memorial effort

The mayors office will now take testimony recorded at that hearing to Parks and Recreation, which has to approve the name change before the Assembly makes the ultimate decision.

Family and comradery the theme of WEIO day two

Events such as the greased pole walk, the Alaskan high kick and men's blanket toss highlighted the second day of the World Eskimo and Indian Olympics.

Canines Keep Cool in the Summer

London held a first of its kind swimming gala for dogs.

Son, friend and student: Pilot killed in Willow plane crash remembered

Pilot killed in Willow plane crash remembered as "a truly generous friend and the most loving son."

Corporate employees take a break for fun in the sun

Why should kids have all the fun? Some midtown employees took a corporate recess to help support heart health awareness.

VIDEO: Pilot hoisted from lakeshore after forced landing in lake

A pilot swam to shore in Lake Crillon after his plane's engine failed and he was forced to land on the lake with no floats. The Coast Guard shot this video of the hoist. (Video from U.S. Coast Guard)

 

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CVS apologizes to transgender woman denied medication

The pharmacist's actions did not reflect CVS's values or commitment to "inclusion, nondiscrimination and the delivery of outstanding patient care," the company said.

Education program for inmates in South Africa honors Mandela's legacy

South Africa's new Prison to College Pipeline program seeks to address recidivism by providing prisoners with access to public university-level education.

China is waging a 'cold war' against the U.S., says CIA Asia expert

Beijing does not want to go to war with the U.S. but is attempting to undermine Washington's global position, said Michael Collins, a CIA expert on Asia.

Trump: Cohen taping me 'totally unheard of & perhaps illegal'

Reports on Friday said Trump's former lawyer had secretly recorded him discussing a payment involving an ex-Playboy model.

N.H. makes it tougher for students to vote. Democrats call it 'devious' suppression.

The GOP-controlled state government recently passed a law that critics say amounts to placing a "poll tax" on college students.