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Reporter makes anti-Semitic death threat against Anchorage mayor

Reporter makes anti-Semitic death threat against Anchorage mayor

Mayor Ethan Berkowitz resigns after admitting to inappropriate relationship with reporter. Reporter threatens to kill 'Zionist Jew' mayor.David Rosenberg, 14/10/2020 11:26
Alaska lawmaker compares requirement to wear COVID-19 screening stickers to yellow stars

Alaska lawmaker compares requirement to wear COVID-19 screening stickers to yellow stars

Alaska lawmaker apologizes ‘for any offense taken’ after likening pandemic regulations to Nazi rules.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/05/2020 08:35
Biden wins Alaska primary

Biden wins Alaska primary

Former US Vice President wins first primary since his main opponent, Bernie Sanders, dropped out of the race.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2020 05:45
Democratic presidential candidate calls Israel a 'racist regime'

Democratic presidential candidate calls Israel a 'racist regime'

Ex-Alaska senator running for Democratic presidential nomination accuses Israel of ethnic cleansing, demands Israel become binational state.David Rosenberg, 08/05/2019 10:38
Alaska is the Jewish state in new TV series

Alaska is the Jewish state in new TV series

New TV series based on Michael Chabon book set in world in which Israel was defeated in 1948, alternate Jewish state established in Alaska.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/01/2019 14:52
Alaska congressman: Guns could have saved Jews during Holocaust

Alaska congressman: Guns could have saved Jews during Holocaust

'How many Jews were put in the ovens because they were unarmed?'JTA, 28/02/2018 22:57
President Obama bans offshore drilling in the Arctic

President Obama bans offshore drilling in the Arctic

US President Obama bans oil drilling in 98% of federal-owned waters.Chana Roberts, 21/12/2016 10:58
Sanders trifecta in Washington, Alaska, Hawaii

Sanders trifecta in Washington, Alaska, Hawaii

Senator Bernie Sanders dominates Democratic caucuses in Hawaii, Washington, and Alaska.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2016 11:24
Earthquake Shakes Alaskan Coast, Triggers Tsunami

Earthquake Shakes Alaskan Coast, Triggers Tsunami

A major 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Alaska, triggering a potentially destructive local tsunami., 05/01/2013 19:26
Tsunami Warning Follows 7.7 Quake in W. Canada

Tsunami Warning Follows 7.7 Quake in W. Canada

A tsunami warning was issued to southern Alaska following a 7.7-magnitude earthquake that shook western Canada Saturday night.Chana Ya'ar, 28/10/2012 08:51
Only in America: The Mayor is a Cat

Only in America: The Mayor is a Cat

In one small town in Alaska, residents got so fed up they elected a kitten as mayor. He's been the mayor for the past 15 years.Chana Ya'ar, 17/07/2012 15:18
Winter Rain in Eilat, Square Tires in Alaska

Winter Rain in Eilat, Square Tires in Alaska

Eilat is “drenched” with a rare shower, the Kinneret rises with more rain on the way while Alaska and Europe are under a deep freeze. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/01/2012 12:33
'Epic' Blizzard Batters Alaska

'Epic' Blizzard Batters Alaska

An "epic" blizzard battered Alaska late Tuesday and through Wednesday, ripping roofs off houses and knocking out power along the coast.Chana Ya'ar, 10/11/2011 08:54