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U.S. memo justifying drone killings released

...acknowledgment by the government that the CIA is involved in the program.The July 2010 memo was written by a Justice Department official who is now a federal appeals court judge. It was released after a yearlong legal battle by The New York Times...

...agenda included visits to FBI facilities and meetings with U.S. law enforcement officials.On Saturday, a State Department official said the U.S. was increasingly concerned about actions of the Thailand military in the days since the coup...
Rich Lowry: #HillaryAccomplishments

...and wounded in that suicide attack had had a hashtag devoted to them, she would have thought differently.State Department officials worried about giving Boko Haram more publicity. This is perverse, especially in retrospect. All the celebrity...
Saving cash, better communication top DOT aviation priorities

...Binder said plans are to have three more courses in 2014.Training the contractors saves significant resources, department officials have said, by eliminating the need to send individuals out to remote locations for issues the contractors can...
Avalanches cut off Valdez

...The precipitation trigged avalanches Friday morning that nearly trapped a trucker on the highway.Transportation Department officials had hoped to reopen the highway early this week, but they remain stymied by unstable snow pack conditions, including...
State releases revenue forecast

...effect Jan. 1, meaning the current fiscal year is divided between the former oil tax system and the new one.Department officials attributed some of the revenue decline to factors including the residual effects of the outgoing tax system, such...
Citizens petition for voter referendum on oil tax change

...referendum may have the effect of chilling industry investment, a former Republican state senator and U.S. Interior Department official, Drue Pearce, told legislators from several states and Canadian provinces July 16 at a conference in Anchorage...

...offering guarantees that Kerry would address concerns and objections based on past U.S. behavior.A senior State Department official said that during their telephone call, Karzai asked for reassurances that he could communicate to the elders at...
Fish and Game to kill 15A wolves

...Department of Fish and Game will gun wolves from helicopters in game management unit 15A on the Kenai Peninsula, department officials said. Unit 15A covers the Sterling Highway north to the Peninsula's edge. Fish and Game will implement the...
18-year-old drowns at Kenai park

An 18-year-old Kenai Peninsula resident drowned Saturday at the pond near Walmart. Kenai Fire Department officials retrieved Robert J. Johnson from the small pond at Daubenspeck Family Park in Kenai. Responders transported Johnson to Central...


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