Izembek National Wildlife Refuge has been protected for decades. Now it's being opened to development, with potentially dire consequences.
State and local wage laws come amid a multi-year push by unions and progressive groups to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour nationwide.
For decades, the Gonzaga campus served as a retirement community for disgraced Jesuits, an explosive new investigation reveals.
Earthquakes of 7.0 and 5.8 rock buildings in Anchorage, and briefly trigger a warning to residents of Kodiak, Alaska, to flee to higher ground.
Disasters in British Columbia, where many Canadian mines are located, can have devastating effects downstream.
Far from what our Founding Fathers envisioned, the legislative branch has become a junior partner to the executive, a new study finds.
The announcements by Sens. Susan Collins and Joe Manchin are expected to deal a fatal blow to the opposition, but Democrats are still pressing the fight.
Only California permits marijuana smoking at pot retailers with specially designed lounges. Unsurprisingly, San Francisco is the trailblazer.
A magnitude 7.9 temblor strikes off an island in the Gulf of Alaska. No injuries are reported, and a tsunami warning is canceled after a few hours.
Critics chastise Ryan Zinke for allegedly targeting Sen. Lisa Murkowski as payback for her refusal to go along with the GOP's health care plan.