Alaska court to hear challenge to Arctic refuge oil leases

Conservation groups describe the sale as a last-minute push by the Trump administration to help secure drilling rights Conservationists will try to persuade a US judge on Monday to stop the Trump administration from issuing leases to oil and gas companies in

F-22s to intercept a pair of Russian bombers near Alaska

Two F-22 stealth fighter jets intercept a pair of Russian bombers late Monday near Alaska just weeks after another incident required jets to be scrambled.  The Russian Tu-95 “Bear” bombers flew 35 miles off the coast of Alaska, but remained in international