EPA official cites concerns with Pebble Mine review

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A draft review of a proposed mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay region likely underestimates impacts the project could have on fish and other resources, a regional official with the U....

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. US PREPPED RETALIATORY STRIKES ON IRAN FOR DRONE ATTACK A...

Restaurants could be 1st to get genetically modified salmon

NEW YORK (AP) — Inside an Indiana aquafarming complex, thousands of salmon eggs genetically modified to grow faster than normal are hatching into tiny fish. After growing to roughly 10 pounds (4.5 kil...

Alaska Congress members ask to tap relief funds for seafood

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's congressional delegation says the state's fishermen and seafood processors should be included in a federal trade war relief package. The Anchorage D...

Upton homers, Trout has 4 hits, Angels beat Blue Jays 10-5

TORONTO (AP) — Justin Upton homered on the first pitch he saw in his return from the injured list, Mike Trout had a solo homer among his four hits and the Los Angeles Angels used a seven-run second in...

New Alaska park bridge aimed at limiting bear encounters

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's newest bridge is aimed at relieving a traffic jam between people and brown bears. The National Park Service has completed a $5.6 million elevated br...

Trump orders simpler path for genetically engineered food

NEW YORK (AP) — President Trump wants to make it easier for genetically engineered plants and animals to enter the food supply, and he signed an executive order Tuesday directing federal agencies to s...

Bioengineered salmon won't come from US's biggest farm state

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Genetically engineered salmon is heading to store shelves in the U.S., but it won't be coming from the biggest salmon farming state in the country. Massachuset...

Jury recommends death penalty for man convicted in 2 deaths

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma jury has recommended a death sentence for a 36-year-old former oil worker convicted of raping and fatally beating a young mother and burning down her home with her chi...

Group says Atlantic salmon catch hits all-time low

ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick (AP) — A group that advocates for the conservation of Atlantic salmon says the North American catch has hit an all-time low, and signs are mixed about the salmon population'...

Sound barrier to chase seals, prevent shark attacks debated

BOSTON (AP) — A plan to develop an acoustic system to chase away seals in order to prevent shark attacks is the latest front in the debate about how Cape Cod should respond in the wake of last year's ...

'Dorm chef' still cooking up culinary buzz

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonah Reider became an object of media fascination when he opened a sophisticated supper club in his Columbia University dorm that briefly became one of New York City's most coveted re...

Who needs a TV cooking show when you can host one online?

NEW YORK (AP) — Almost every Monday night, Gaby Dalkin, hosts a live cooking demo from her home in southern California on her Instagram account, What's Gaby Cooking . The show is und...

Watch out: Protocol pitfalls abound as Trump heads abroad

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump was walking across the sun-splashed airport tarmac in Jerusalem with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in 2017 when the Israeli leader playfully warned his pol...

Oregon joins effort to solve crimes against Native women

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Native American women have gone missing or been killed at alarming rates, federal and private studies show, and there is growing concern that confusion by law enforcement over who h...