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Exxon Valdez spill effects linger 25 years on
Massive oil spill disaster continues to haunt the people and wildlife of Alaska more than two decades later.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 13:29 GMT
Alaska's annual Iditarod takes off
Some 70 teams will compete in the ten-day race that covers 1,600 kilometres of the world's roughest terrain.
Last updated: 04 Mar 2014 09:09 GMT
No survivors in Alaska plane crash
Officials say air taxi crashed and burst into flames at Soldotna airport, killing all 10 on board.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 07:30 GMT
Alaska sled dog race half way through
Participants of Iditarod race snaking their way through 1600 kilometre-long route in remote US state.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2013 02:52 GMT
'Last great race on earth' begins in Alaska
Teams set out on 1,600 kilometre-long US sled dog race in some of the world's harshest terrain.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 03:07 GMT
Alaska's never-ending winter
Record-breaking snowfall has made life difficult for the inhabitants of the 49th state
Last updated: 08 Apr 2012 11:23 GMT
Libya: Filling the void of a stateless state
The Libyan struggle for self-determination must be rooted in its core by a strong civic society, scholar argues.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2011 08:36 GMT
Illnesses linked to BP oil disaster
Doctor attributes widespread sickness to toxic chemicals from the Gulf of Mexico catastrophe.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2011 16:55 GMT
Mosque milestone for Alaska Muslims
As the Muslim community in Alaska grows over 3,000, donations help start state's first mosque.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2010 11:59 GMT
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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