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# alaska - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote

Sanders said he will remain on the ballot to “exert significant influence” over the direction of the party.

# alaska - Monday 13 January, 2020

Snowy SOS signal saves Alaskan man after cabin burns down

The man lives in one of the remotest parts if Alaska.

# alaska - Monday 19 August, 2019

Alaskan man discovers 50-year-old message in a bottle from Russian sailor

A Russian television network tracked a return address in Vladivostok to a retired soviet ship captain now living in Crimea.

# alaska - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Five dead and one missing after sightseeing planes collide in mid-air in Alaska

Helicopters and boats were deployed by the Coast Guard for the search-and-rescue operation.

# alaska - Friday 30 November, 2018

'Many homes are damaged': Powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

Police in the city of around 300,000 said it had caused “major infrastructure damage”.

# alaska - Monday 1 October, 2018

US hunter suffers life-threatening injuries after bear he shot lands on him

The bear is believed to have rolled down the slope dislodging rocks in the process.

# alaska - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

# alaska - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Ancient DNA evidence reveals story of first Native Americans to enter the continent

A team of researchers made the discovery using DNA from a six-month-old Native American infant.

# alaska - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Sarah Palin's son arrested on charges of assaulting his father

Police were called to the family home over the weekend.

# alaska - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Scientists baffled by appearance of pink sea creatures off Alaska

The tropical, filter-feeding spineless creatures are usually found along the equator.

# alaska - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Teenager who was killed by bear sent text to his family while being chased

“This young man didn’t do anything wrong. He was just in the wrong place.”

# alaska - Monday 3 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Someone recreated Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement with 45lbs of cheese... it's The Dredge World Of Celebs

Someone recreated Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement with 45lbs of cheese... it's The Dredge

Some Brie-oncé and the rest of the day’s celeb dirt right here.

# alaska - Sunday 26 March, 2017

# alaska - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Two-month-old girl among four dead in suspected murder-suicide in Alaska

The victims have been identified as Linda Hutton (54), Emily McDonald (22), McKay Hutton (22) and eight-week-old Teagan Hutton.

# alaska - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Shooting of Alaska policeman gives detectives unexpected break on string of unsolved deaths

There had been fears a serial killer was roaming the Anchorage trails, picking off one or two people at a time.

# alaska - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

The man’s arm was trapped beneath the passenger side of the vehicle.

# alaska - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Outdoor Studies professor mauled by bear during mountaineering class

He was with a group of 12 students at the time.

# alaska - Monday 28 March, 2016

Commercial pilot flies closer to erupting volcano to give passengers a better look

The Pavlof Volcano in Alaska spontaneously erupted without warning early this morning Irish time.

# alaska - Monday 14 March, 2016

Sarah Palin's husband in hospital after snowmobile accident

The former Alaska governor has cancelled a campaign stop for Donald Trump.

# alaska - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

# alaska - Friday 16 October, 2015

"Is there a doctor on board?" - Watch this woman give birth in a plane over the Pacific

Six flight attendants wearing surgical masks can be seen

# alaska - Monday 7 September, 2015

Sarah Palin wants immigrants to the US to 'speak American' Facepalm This post contains videos

Sarah Palin wants immigrants to the US to 'speak American'

The former US vice-presidential candidate said English is a “unifying aspect” of America.

# alaska - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Has Obama been drinking his own urine in a bid to highlight climate change?

The US President is taking part in Bear Grylls’ show in a bid to bring the issue to a wider audience.

# alaska - Monday 31 August, 2015

# alaska - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Heading out tonight? Here are the chat up lines you should be using (according to science)

A study in the United States as looked at how 600 subjects responded to three different types of lines.

# alaska - Friday 17 April, 2015

Alaskan bear family to be killed because they love the big city too much

They just can’t stay away from those rubbish bins.

# alaska - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Meet Nellie Cashman – Irishwoman, philanthropist and prospector in Alaska's gold rush

Nellie Cashman was an extraordinary woman from Cork who made her way to the US west coast in search of a lucky strike.

# alaska - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Weed is now legal in another US state

Alaska joins Colorado and Washington State in the cannabis club.

# alaska - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Parents discover son isn't dead when he answers door at girlfriend's house Mistaken Identity

Parents discover son isn't dead when he answers door at girlfriend's house

The couple were wrongly informed that their son had died in a car crash.

# alaska - Friday 10 October, 2014

Details of the Palin family brawl have emerged and they're not pretty...

Bristol Palin is accused of repeatedly punching a man in the face.

# alaska - Monday 22 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Reporter quits job live on air after revealing herself to be a marijuana activist Quitter

# alaska - Monday 28 July, 2014

Have a spare €7 per month? Why not subscribe to Sarah Palin's new web TV channel...

Doesn’t sound like a great deal?.. Perhaps we should mention that it’s free to watch if you happen to be in the US military?

# alaska - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska leaves scientists puzzled

People there aren’t used to earthquakes, and the recent cluster have some residents worried.

# alaska - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage Point Of View

Scientists strapped a camera to a polar bear... now see the footage

The US Geological Survey is studying the bears’ behaviour.

# alaska - Saturday 8 March, 2014

# alaska - Thursday 21 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay One Careful Owner

# alaska - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Bear told to get out of Alaskan pub, leaves without incident Shaken Not Stirred

Bear told to get out of Alaskan pub, leaves without incident

If only all regulars were this well-behaved.

# alaska - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Heroic cat mayor survives dog attack Purrfect Crime

Heroic cat mayor survives dog attack

Yes, there is an actual cat mayor in an Alaska town.

# alaska - Monday 15 July, 2013

Column: Is it time for the US to abandon the pipe dream of missile defence?

While protect itself with the threat of using nuclear weapons is far from ideal, it is infinitely preferable to the situation in which the US has now found itself: chasing its tail over costly and ineffective missile technology, writes Jason Douglas.

# alaska - Monday 8 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday News Fix This post contains images

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

The 17 things we learned today…

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