The magnitude-5.8 earthquake that shook the Washington Monument in August will keep it closed indefinitely. It's the latest natural blow to the Washington Monument.
An Alaskan brown bear sow and cub cross a stream in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, in this undated photo.
Spotting a lone wolf in Denali National Park reminds the writer of where he prefers to be: immersed in wildness.
Stevens was a World War II veteran and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross. He went into public service before Alaska became a state in 1959 and was appointed to the Senate in December 1968.
Lance Mackey does it again. Champion musher wins 4th consecutive Iditarod
Iditarod leader Lance Mackey left early this morning on the final leg of the Iditarod.