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Tanker moored off Nome, gearing up fuel delivery

A Russian tanker with a cargo of much-needed fuel for Nome was moored less than a half mile from the Alaska town's iced-in harbor Sunday morning, holding for disturbed... Read more »

Jan. 15, 2012

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Crews ready fuel delivery to iced-in AK village

Crews of a Russian tanker readied on Saturday a segmented hose to transfer from ashore critical fuel to an iced-in Alaskan town. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2012

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Ultra-harsh Alaska winter prompts fuel shortages

Living in Alaska's outer reaches is challenging enough, given the isolation and weather extremes, but at least three remote communities also have experienced... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2012

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Tricky transfer awaits tanker inching to Alaska

A Russian tanker has muscled its way through hundreds of miles of Bering Sea ice several feet thick to deliver fuel to Nome. Now comes the tricky part: getting more... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2012

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Serena leads walking wounded into Australian Open

Serena Williams knows better than most what it takes to win a Grand Slam title without the smoothest of preparation. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2012

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Tricky transfer awaits tanker inching to Alaska

A Russian tanker has muscled its way through hundreds of miles of Bering Sea ice several feet thick to deliver fuel to Nome. Now comes the tricky part: Getting more... Read more »

Jan. 13, 2012

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