Police have confirmed a 49-year-old man killed himself at an indigenous people's conference at the weekend
Pizza deliveryman Kenneth Felber received the $1,900 (£1230) tip from a local pastor in Alaska.
'They're just terrible swimmers,' says biologist
Alaska has suffered from the falling price of oil as it gets 90 per cent of its expenditure from levies on the production of oil and gas
Something to Declare
Independent blogger completed 4,300 miles in 150 days - including proposing to her girlfriend via satellite telephone
Oh no, what now?
The world is no stranger to extreme temperatures and those currently baking in the blistering Arizona heat can testify to that.
A drilling rig that Shell planned to use off Alaska's Arctic coast ran aground in a storm Monday night, after the crew had been rescued earlier by the Coast Guard. As of late Tuesday, no fuel had spilled.
Big country, big weather
When Victoria Pendleton stepped off a bike for the last time at the London Olympics, she felt nothing but relief. She was 31, her race was run, her time was up. She was now a former sprint cyclist, albeit one with two gold medals. She embraced the fact.
The man who pays his way
A screen portrayal has hit a raw nerve with America's right. Is it too close to the truth?
Where are you now and what can you see?
The Oscar-nominated 'Into the Wild' revealed to the world the tragic irony of Christopher McCandless's final days - trapped by the wilderness he adored. Now, a new book of his personal notes and photos collated by his family offers an intimate picture of the adventurer's love for America's backcountry - and desperation as he saw his end approaching
A neon orange goo that appeared in a remote Alaskan village last week has scientists baffled.