In a bid to reduce her chances of getting breast cancer, Angelina Jolie has revealed that she underwent a double mastectomy. ... Full story
Federal fisheries managers have approved a 15 percent reduction in the tons of halibut that may be caught incidentally in groundfish fisheries in the Gulf of Alaska, in a plan expected to reduce the waste by some 300 metric tons annually. ... Full story
Sen. Mark Begich last Thursday questioned the Air Force at hearing in the Senate Armed Services Committee on the lack of a cost saving analysis in their proposal to move the F16 squadron from Eielson Air Force Baseand insisted that they take a hard look at the long term economic impact and cost savings involved before uprooting the squadron and unduly impacting the Fairbanks community.
The comet that will make its closest approach to the sun on November 28th, had its picture taken by the Hubble telescope on April 10th. ... Full story
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