Alaska

US President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on April 2, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois, on the shooting at the Fort Hood (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Renames America’s Tallest Peak

Showing solidarity with Alaska natives, President Obama announced Sunday that his administration would rename Mount McKinley as Denali, its traditional Athabascan name.

08/31/2015

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Travel Guide To Alaska’s Denali National Park

Practical travel guide on what to see, where to stay and where to dine in and around Denali National Park.

08/19/2015

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Confiscated Wedding Items On Auction Block

An arrest hundreds of miles away, could help North Texas couples and those all across the country walk down the aisle.

07/09/2015

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin became a household name when Sen. John McCain announced her as his surprise running mate. Palin has five children: Track, Bristol, Willow, Piper, and Trig, who was born in April 2008 with Down syndrome. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

New Sarah Palin Book Coming In November

The former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate has a new book coming out. Regnery Publishing plans to release “Sweet Freedom: A Devotional” in November.

07/07/2015

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Top Mountain Climbing Destinations In The U.S.

Among the country’s five best mountain climbing destinations are the highest point in North America and one of the world’s most famous natural landmarks.

04/03/2015

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Photos Lost In North Texas On Their Way Back To Owner In Alaska

The mystery surrounding an infant’s death more than 30 years ago has been solved, thanks in part, to viewers like you. Monday CBS 11 News brought you the story of lost photos recovered at a North Texas gas station.

CBS 11–02/17/2015

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Planning Your Alaska Vacation

Are you thinking of taking the trip of a lifetime to Alaska? Take the hassle out of figuring out what to do, where to stay and where to eat by reviewing the tips from this quick guide to help you plan your Alaskan vacation.

01/09/2015

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin became a household name when Sen. John McCain announced her as his surprise running mate. Palin has five children: Track, Bristol, Willow, Piper, and Trig, who was born in April 2008 with Down syndrome. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Palin Criticized After Son Stands On Dog

A photo of Sarah Palin’s young son standing on a dog to reach the kitchen sink is drawing sharp reaction.

01/05/2015

The original document of the verdict of the so-called 'Nuremberg Trials' is presented on November 20, 2010 at the new information and documentation center 'Memorial Nuremberg Trials' in Nuremberg, southern Germany. A new show on the so-called 'Nuremberg Trials' will open its doors on November 21, 2010. The exhibit is located in the attic above courtroom 600 where 21 top Nazis including Hermann Goering and Rudolf Hess went on trial on November 20, 1945, in full view of the world's, and Germany's, media. The German city of Nuremberg was associated like no other with the Nazis. It was here that they created the main race laws against Jews and where their enormous party rallies took place. AFP PHOTO / ARMIN WEIGEL GERMANY OUT (credit: ARMIN WEIGEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas Woman Buys Nuremberg Stenographer’s Mementos

A Dallas woman has paid $9,000 for documents from the Nuremberg trials that were found in an old trunk in Alaska that belonged to a postwar stenographer.

10/01/2014

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Top 5 American Whale-Watching Tours

You don’t have to travel the world to enjoy fabulous whale watching. Here are five of the best U.S. whale watching tours.

08/01/2014

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Arlington Man Rescued After Being Lost On Alaska Hike

A 39-year-old Texas man is recovering in an Alaska hospital after he got lost while hiking on a mountain.

04/01/2014

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Dallas Museum Discovers New Dinosaur

A team of paleontologists from The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas reported that they have discovered a new species of dinosaur in the tundra of Alaska.

03/13/2014

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