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People Mover Bus hit in Fairview crash

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) Anchorage Police investigated a crash with injuries on Gambell street near E. 13th Ave. Saturday afternoon. According to a Channel 2 News Photojournalist on scene, a People Mover Bus was involved in the collision. APD issued a public notification Saturday afternoon warning t

KTUU - 2018-01-20 22:58:00

What does a federal shutdown mean for Alaska?

The U.S. Senate failed to pass a short-term spending bill late Friday night, sending the federal government toward a shutdown at midnight. While the full impacts to Alaska were still being considered by federal agencies on Friday, during the last shutdown in 2013, roughly 13,000 Alaskans were furl

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 03:40:20

Ramp agents charged with massive theft of computers headed for Alaska schools

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) Six former Ravn Alaska ramp agents have been charged with a massive mail theft of Apple computers destined for village schools. The conspirators stole $489,000 in mailed goods including electronics, cigarettes and tobacco, according to charges filed this week in federal court. The

KTUU - 2018-01-20 02:47:00

How shutdown affects could be felt across Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they'll be able to return to work and how long they'll have to go without being paid after a bitter political dispute in Washington triggered a government shutdown. In many cases the ef

KTUU - 2018-01-21 05:27:00

Federal employees furloughed as government shutdown continues

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Many of Alaska's federal employees will not be able to return to work Monday unless Congress reaches a budget agreement that reopens the government before then. The shutdown means that non-essential employees will be placed on furlough without pay until a government spend

KTUU - 2018-01-21 06:57:00

Alaska transfers ownership of ferry to Dubai-based company

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The state has transferred ownership of Alaska's ferry Taku to a Dubai-based company, and the vessel is expected to leave the state within a month, officials said. The Alaska Department of Transportation signed over ownership of the 352-foot (107-meter) surplus vessel to Jaba

ELPASOINC.COM - 2018-01-20 21:02:26

Cold temperatures strengthen through the next week

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - After a relatively mild winter, cold has moved into the state. Cold temperatures and extreme wind chills are expected through the next week at least. Tracy Sinclare steps through the temperature forecast for the next 7 days.

KTUU - 2018-01-21 03:02:00

Permanent Fund Dividend: What we gain, what we lose

Someone once observed, " ... since most Alaskans view the (Permanent Fund) dividend as a distribution of their wealth, they see no reason to study it as a phenomenon, and actually look on any attempt to study the dividend as a potential threat to its existence." Nevertheless, it might be useful to

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-20 15:49:52

BREAKING: Sharks' Martin Jones day to day with 'minor injury'

SAN JOSE - Martin Jones will miss the Sharks game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at SAP Center Saturday with what sources are calling a "minor injury". At this point, sources are labelling the Sharks goalie's injury as "day to day". It's unclear whether Jones' ailment is related to the injury that

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-01-20 17:51:00

1 dead in fatal accident south of Watsonville

Around 2 am January 19, a 28-year old male died after driving his car into a drainage canal, according to Monterey County CHP. The victim was traveling at an unknown speed Northbound on Elkhorn Road just north of Garin Road. CHP says for unknown reasons the victim drove his white, two-door Honda Civ

KSBW.COM - 2018-01-21 06:24:00

Police: Suspected DUI driver, armed with stolen gun arrested in Milpitas

MILPITAS (KRON) - Police arrested an armed San Jose man on suspicion of drunk driving Tuesday in Miliptas. Around 2:19 a.m. an officer spotted a 2016 Jeep Patriot SUV leaving the parking lot of a strip mall on Milmont Dr. with its headlights off, according to Milpitas Police Department. Police say t

KRON4 - 2018-01-20 19:40:34

Man hospitalized after being shot multiple times in Watsonville

The Watsonville Police Department says a 37-year old H0ispanic male was shot multiple times on Walker Street between Lake Avenue and Beach Street. He did not suffer life-threatening injuries despite being shot in the arm and the chest. According to police, the victim says he was shot on Walker Stree

KSBW.COM - 2018-01-21 04:30:00

Man Arrested In Connection With Dui, Possession Of Stolen Gun

Bay City News Service Published 10:28 pm, Saturday, January 20, 2018 MILPITAS (BCN) A traffic stop in Milpitas on Tuesday led to the arrest of a San Jose man in connection with several offenses including DUI and possession of a stolen handgun, police said. Endy Giovani Rendon, 20, of San Jose, was

SFGATE - 2018-01-21 06:28:00

One Dead After Car Drives Off Monterey County Bridge

MONTEREY COUNTY, CA -- A person died when a vehicle went off a bridge into some water this afternoon in unincorporated Monterey County, according to preliminary information from the California Highway Patrol. The crash was reported at 12:56 p.m. at Garin and Elkhorn roads south of Watsonville. Th

PATCH - 2018-01-21 00:21:52

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Morgan Hill, CA

The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 3.0 earthquake struck near Morgan Hill, CA on Wednesday. The quake hit at 6:41 PM local time at a depth of 5 kilometers. There was no initial word on damage or injury resulting from the quake. More information on this earthquake is


CHP Officer Investigating Accident Struck by Car on Hwy 101 in San Jose

(CBS) SAN JOSE (CBS SF) - A California Highway Patrol officer investigating a traffic collision in San Jose was injured Friday night when he was struck by a vehicle. Several CHP officers were investigating a hit-and-run traffic collision involving four vehicles on southbound U.S. Highway 101 just no

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-20 08:39:57

Two people injured in serious crash on Route 24 in Avon, causing delays

Two people have suffered serious injuries after an early morning crash on Route 24 in Avon, officials said. At 2:07 a.m., the Avon Fire Department responded to Route 24 northbound prior to Harrison Boulevard and discovered a serious two-car crash. The crash caused the cars to go off the highway and


Man found unresponsive with car stopped by barrier on I-91 after heroin overdose

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)-Connecticut State Police are issuing a warning about the danger of driving while under the influence of drugs after a suspected heroin overdose that could have turned deadly. Police said a driver on Interstate 91 in Hartford was found unresponsive while his car was stopped aga

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-20 03:05:53

Police: Man suffered heroin overdose while driving

Published 8:21 am, Saturday, January 20, 2018 HARTFORD - Connecticut State Police are reminding residents that driving on drugs or alcohol can be a danger not only your yourself but other people as well, after a suspected overdose incident occurred on I-91 Tuesday. State troopers from Troop H-Hart

GREENWICHTIME - 2018-01-20 13:20:46

Windsor Locks boy, 15, charged in EH gunpoint robbery

A 15-year-old Windsor Locks boy is being prosecuted as an adult in the gunpoint robbery of three males by six other males in East Hartford's downtown Alumni Park in October. The boy, Caleb Tisdol of 52 Birge Ave., is also "the primary suspect in several armed robberies in neighboring towns," East Ha

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2018-01-20 13:07:00