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# alaska - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Donald Trump endorses Sarah Palin in bid for Alaska US House seat
# US Politics
# US Politics

Donald Trump endorses Sarah Palin in bid for Alaska US House seat

Apr 5th 2022, 7:18 AM 30,698 Views 50 Comments

Palin was selected by John McCain in 2008 to be his running mate against Barack Obama.

# alaska - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Joe Biden suspends oil leases in Alaska’s Arctic refuge
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Joe Biden suspends oil leases in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

Jun 2nd 2021, 9:35 AM 11,519 Views 5 Comments

It follows a temporary moratorium on oil and gas lease activities imposed by the US president on his first day in office.

# alaska - Sunday 12 April, 2020

Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote
# US Election
# US Election

Joe Biden wins Democrats' Alaska primary in postal vote

Apr 12th 2020, 1:55 PM 12,785 Views 22 Comments

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
# Snow Patrol
# Snow Patrol

Snowy SOS signal saves Alaskan man after cabin burns down

Jan 13th 2020, 12:20 PM 34,029 Views 18 Comments

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
# What Are The Chances
# What Are The Chances

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

Aug 19th 2019, 10:28 PM 23,392 Views 19 Comments

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
# Ketchikan
# Ketchikan

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

May 14th 2019, 7:17 AM 16,186 Views 4 Comments

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
# Anchorage
# Anchorage

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

Nov 30th 2018, 10:42 PM 18,488 Views 4 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

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

Oct 1st 2018, 10:50 PM 34,628 Views 78 Comments

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
# Warning
# Warning

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

Jan 23rd 2018, 6:25 PM 58,134 Views 42 Comments

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
# Ancient Beringians
# Ancient Beringians

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

Jan 7th 2018, 3:30 PM 28,933 Views 17 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

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

Dec 19th 2017, 10:45 AM 24,069 Views 57 Comments

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
# Far North
# Far North

Scientists baffled by appearance of pink sea creatures off Alaska

Jul 8th 2017, 9:00 AM 24,040 Views 12 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

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

Jun 20th 2017, 9:19 AM 52,609 Views 34 Comments

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

# alaska - Monday 3 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 3rd 2017, 11:19 AM 3,719 Views 2 Comments

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

# alaska - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Shacks, bears and isolation - an Irishman's summer in a remote Alaskan town
# McCarthy
# McCarthy

Shacks, bears and isolation - an Irishman's summer in a remote Alaskan town

Mar 26th 2017, 7:00 PM 20,985 Views 18 Comments

McCarthy, population: 28.

# alaska - Saturday 26 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 26th 2016, 3:49 PM 18,801 Views 14 Comments

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
# Anchorage Killings
# Anchorage Killings

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

Nov 19th 2016, 7:10 AM 20,408 Views 3 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

May 18th 2016, 5:21 PM 18,209 Views 16 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

Outdoor Studies professor mauled by bear during mountaineering class

Apr 19th 2016, 10:17 AM 13,142 Views 21 Comments

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
# Close Encounter
# Close Encounter

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

Mar 28th 2016, 3:20 PM 41,421 Views 8 Comments

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
# Alaska
# Alaska

Sarah Palin's husband in hospital after snowmobile accident

Mar 14th 2016, 6:30 PM 23,320 Views 29 Comments

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

# alaska - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain
# Alaska
# Alaska

WATCH: Skier somehow survives terrifying 1,000 foot fall down a mountain

Jan 27th 2016, 8:41 PM 23,308 Views 27 Comments

“I got really lucky.”

# alaska - Friday 16 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 16th 2015, 8:32 AM 21,836 Views 15 Comments

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
# Facepalm

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

Sep 7th 2015, 3:02 PM 24,376 Views 107 Comments

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?
# Refreshing
# Refreshing

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

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:55 AM 19,285 Views 35 Comments

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

We're not taking the drinkable p**s: Barack Obama is doing a survival show with Bear Grylls
# Into The Wild
# Into The Wild

We're not taking the drinkable p**s: Barack Obama is doing a survival show with Bear Grylls

Aug 31st 2015, 4:10 PM 17,695 Views 30 Comments

It’s all in the name of climate change.

# alaska - Saturday 27 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 27th 2015, 6:30 PM 38,646 Views 52 Comments

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
# Fatal Attraction
# Fatal Attraction

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

Apr 17th 2015, 10:45 PM 26,303 Views 63 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Mar 25th 2015, 11:20 PM 1,036 Views 26 Comments

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
# Green Light
# Green Light

Weed is now legal in another US state

Feb 24th 2015, 9:40 AM 15,125 Views 74 Comments

Alaska joins Colorado and Washington State in the cannabis club.

# alaska - Sunday 12 October, 2014

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

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

Oct 12th 2014, 4:30 PM 7,104 Views 0 Comments

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...
# You Betcha
# You Betcha

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

Oct 10th 2014, 8:46 PM 48,518 Views 28 Comments

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

# alaska - Monday 22 September, 2014

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

Reporter quits job live on air after revealing herself to be a marijuana activist

Sep 22nd 2014, 3:15 PM 36,988 Views 62 Comments

“F**k it, I quit.”

# alaska - Monday 28 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 28th 2014, 8:05 PM 12,989 Views 56 Comments

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
# I Feel The Earth Move
# I Feel The Earth Move

Swarm of earthquakes in Alaska leaves scientists puzzled

Jun 17th 2014, 4:40 PM 14,329 Views 20 Comments

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

# alaska - Saturday 7 June, 2014

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

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

Jun 7th 2014, 5:00 PM 21,931 Views 10 Comments

The US Geological Survey is studying the bears’ behaviour.

# alaska - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora
# All Of The Lights
# All Of The Lights

Amazing photo of a NASA rocket being fired into an aurora

Mar 8th 2014, 10:30 AM 12,697 Views 24 Comments

Good work, science.

# alaska - Thursday 21 November, 2013

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

Not one person has bid on Sarah Palin's used car on eBay

Nov 21st 2013, 11:24 AM 2,798 Views 1 Comment

Not one. Morto.

# alaska - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

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

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

Sep 25th 2013, 4:13 PM 1,807 Views 1 Comment

If only all regulars were this well-behaved.

# alaska - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

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

Heroic cat mayor survives dog attack

Sep 10th 2013, 3:36 PM 1,201 Views 1 Comment

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

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