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Sowell: Racial quota punishment

By Thomas Sowell If anyone still has any doubt about the utter cynicism of the Obama administration, a recent agreement between the federal…

Williams: Obama v. us

By Walter Williams Suppose you saw a person driving his car on the wrong side of a highway, against the traffic. Would you…

Pruden: Shootout on Potomac looms over immigration amnesty

By Wesley Pruden This is the week Washington has been waiting for. Barack Obama is expected to send up his executive amnesty for…

Jenkins: Gruber video adds urgency to fight against Obamacare

By Paul Jenkins Obamacare, it turns out, is just another in a long string of big lies from the political left. A huge,…

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Be still our beating hearts. Assemblywoman Amy Demboski wants Anchorage to join the Matanuska-Susitna Borough in becoming the second Alaska government to dump expensive – $170 per vehicle…

After lengthy testimony Tuesday night, the Anchorage Assembly voted 8-3 to take the first step toward possibly giving its approval to allow ride-sharing Uber to operate in Anchorage…

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The best meal of my life

By Scott Banks On a tour through Prosecco country in northern Italy, I ate one of the most memorable meals of my life. That morning, we piled into…

Louie’s Restaurant: An old-Alaska eatery

47 Spur View Drive Kenai, AK 907-283-3660 or 800-777-3650 Uptownmotel.com By Scott Banks Anchorage Daily Planet Food Writer Louie’s Restaurant is attached to the Uptown Motel in Kenai…

Lahn Pad Thai

Lahn Pad Thai 2101 Abbott Road #7 (907) 272-8424 By Scott Banks Planet Food Guy One theory on restaurant success is that if a restaurant survives in a…

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The locomotive 556 on the Delaney Park Strip.   Follow…

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