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US woman murdered on cruise wouldn`t `stop laughing at me,` says husband

An American has been charged with murdering his wife during a cruise in Alaska because she wouldn`t stop laughing at him, US authorities said Thursday.

China says 'China responsibility theory' on North Korea has to stop

US President Trump took a more conciliatory tone at a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday, but he has expressed some impatience that China, with its close economic and diplomatic ties to Pyongyang, is not doing enough to rein in North Korea.

 

Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Donald Trump keeps it friendly with Xi Jinping at G20 on North Korea threat

Trump campaigned in last year's presidential election on cracking down on China for its trade practices, but he softened his rhetoric after taking office, saying he wanted to work with China on the nuclear issue.

South Korea's President Moon Jae-In seeks talks with Kim Jong Un

During a speech on Thursday ahead of the Group of 20 summit in Germany, President Moon Jae-in also proposed the two Koreas resume reunions of families separated by war, stop hostile activities along their heavily fortified border and cooperate on the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Donald Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

Donald Trump's climate stance looms over Arctic meeting

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will host foreign ministers from Arctic nations at a summit in Alaska on Thursday, where President Donald Trump`s reluctance to fight climate change will likely cast a shadow over talks.

Quakes rattle Alaska, Canada border area

Two strong earthquakes struck a remote border area between Canada and southeastern Alaska Monday, the US Geological Survey reported.

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

Alaska's 'Bogoslof Volcano' erupts again, sends ash cloud over Aleutians

Alaska's 'Bogoslof Volcano' erupts again, sends ash cloud over Aleutians

The Bogoslof Volcano of Alaska that's been active since mid-December has erupted again and sends ash cloud all over the Aleutian Islands in the United States.

INSIGHT: What Indian Air Force and US Air Force learned from each other at Red Flag Alaska 16-1

INSIGHT: What Indian Air Force and US Air Force learned from each other at Red Flag Alaska 16-1

The Indian Air Force (IAF) along with the US Air Force (USAF) and the US Navy (USN) conducted the Red Flag Alaska 16-1, an aerial combat training exercise, at the Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska, in the United States earlier this year.

Watch video: Group of friends experience a spectacular phenomenon while fishing – This is what happened!

Watch video: Group of friends experience a spectacular phenomenon while fishing – This is what happened!

Rich, who was fishing near Resurrection Bay off the coast of Seward, Alaska, with his friends, literally had a “whale”of a time.

Red Flag Exercise: IAF's fighter planes square off with best in the world - See photos

Red Flag Exercise: IAF's fighter planes square off with best in the world - See photos

Some of Indian Air Force's best fighter pilots squared off with pilots from the US Air Force and other top guns from Japan, South Korea and Germany to test their capabilities in the Joint Pacific Range Complex over Alaska.

Japan earthquake rattles markets as factories shut; survivors queue for food

The Japanese share market fell more than 3 percent on Monday after a series of earthquakes measuring up to 7.3 magnitude struck a southern manufacturing hub, killing at least 42 people and forcing major companies to close factories.

Strong earthquake shakes Alaska, no tsunami warning

A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake shook a lightly populated remote region of southeastern Alaska late Friday, the US Geological Survey that monitors quakes worldwide reported.

Bernie Sanders beats Hillary Clinton in Alaska, Washington caucuses

Bernie Sanders beats Hillary Clinton in Alaska, Washington caucuses

The Vermont senator was projected to have won by 76 percent against nearly 24 percent for Clinton in the western state where 101 delegates were up for grabs.

Sanders goes after Clinton lead as three states vote

Sanders goes after Clinton lead as three states vote

A resilient Bernie Sanders went gunning for Hillary Clinton's commanding lead as Alaska, Hawaii and Washington states took their turn voting on Saturday in the Democratic presidential nominating contest.

US keeping eye on North Korea's missile program: Pentagon chief

US keeping eye on North Korea's missile program: Pentagon chief

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Wednesday the US military was keeping a vigilant eye on North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs, and was continually expanding its defenses against a possible missile attack by Pyongyang.

Earthquake of 7.1 magnitude shakes Alaska,  shudders felt for hundreds of miles

Earthquake of 7.1 magnitude shakes Alaska, shudders felt for hundreds of miles

A powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck remote southern Alaska early on Sunday, unleashing shudders felt several hundred miles (km) from the tremor`s lakefront epicenter near on the far end of Cook Inlet from Anchorage, the state`s largest city.

7.1-magnitude earthquake hits southern Alaska coast: USGS

A major earthquake measuring 7.1 magnitude on the richter scale struck southern Alaska at 1030 GMT on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake occurred near Pedro Bay at a depth of 104 kilometers (65 miles), according to scientists with the US Geological Survey.

Alaska permafrost thawing sooner than expected

Alaska permafrost thawing sooner than expected

Up to a quarter of the permafrost that lies just under the ground surface in Alaska could thaw by the end of the century, according to a new study.

Watch: 'Running Wild' in Alaska - Barack Obama with Bear Grylls

Watch: 'Running Wild' in Alaska - Barack Obama with Bear Grylls

Obama featured on Grylls' “Running Wild” show and the episode focussed on Alaska.

Exotic Destinations to spend Christmas

Exotic Destinations to spend Christmas

Read about some exotic Christmas destinations in the World