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The business sign above Rainbow Spa off Tudor Road has been removed following the arrest of a woman allegedly practicing prostitution out of the small space, where, according to Anchorage police, sexually exploited women were living.
Jerzy Shedlock
One of four men accused of beating 18-year-old James Clinton, whom Anchorage police found in the basement of a downtown house set for demolition in September 2013, pleaded guilty last week to a single first-degree assault charge.
Jerzy Shedlock
A man was hospitalized after he was shot in the neck outside a restaurant on Anchorage's 5th Avenue Monday night, police said.
Alaska Dispatch News
Yupadee Craig sent two of her children to Thailand and then accepted their PFD checks for two years, according to court documents. Now she faces multiple charges related to the alleged fraud, and is just one of more than a dozen people charged with PFD-related fraud in 2014.
Megan Edge
A Gambell man who police say was drunk allegedly fired a loaded rifle, threatened VPOs and managed to escape custody last week in the St. Lawrence Island community. 
Megan Edge
A meeting in Bethel over the weekend looked to get ahead of the science and policy involved in the state's proposed 2016 adoption of new escapement goals for the Kuskokwim.FishingLisa Demer
If Alaska lawmakers want to know the inner details of the gas pipeline and what the state and oil companies are doing, they will be asked to take a pledge to keep it confidential.PoliticsDermot Cole
In Anchorage on Monday, U.S. Rep. Don Young took on actor Ted Danson for his views on fisheries waste, advised state leaders to build the King Cove road and let the U.S. marshals stop them, and asked why the state funds the environmental conservation department to just be a "puppet" of the Environmental Protection Agency. House Race 2014Alex DeMarban

Sports

Seawolves picked 6th by WCHA media, 7th by coaches

After finishing sixth in the 10-team WCHA last season, league media peg UAA for sixth place this season, while league coaches say the Seawolves will finish seventh. UAF landed at No. 5 in both polls.Doyle Woody

Adventure

As light fades and air chills, Alaska's deadly season descends

With days growing shorter in Alaska, the weather changing, and people pushing to get things done before the onset of the long, dark Alaska winter, human deaths in the 49th state spike.Craig Medred

Culture

Sterling debut by recent UAA grad finds characters pushed to extremes

Justin Herrmann’s impressive debut collection, "Highway One, Antarctica: Stories," takes us pole to pole  --  from Antarctica to the coast of Northwest Alaska.Nancy Lord

We Alaskans

Dateline Alaska: Papa, my pillar

I am strong. You are a child, and I will care for you. Life can bring many burdens. For now, sit on the net and enjoy the bumbly ride to the boat.Laureli Ivanoff

Nation/World