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12-05-13 - MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The mood wasn't exactly no worries, but officials at the airport and FedEx headquarters in Memphis sounded confident they could withstand the possible onslaught from an icy storm threatening to disrupt travel and commerce in the nation's midsection.
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said the U.S. navy's capability in the Arctic is a key reason for Russia to beef up its presence in the region.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A Michigan woman and her son have been ordered to pay thousands of dollars for the 2009 illegal killing of a grizzly bear in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The venerable Piper Super Cub isn't being squeezed out, but the face of aviation in Alaska is changing.
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia - The U.S. military is looking for ways to expand operations in the vast waters of the Arctic as melting ice caps open sea lanes and other nations such as Russia compete for the lucrative oil and gas deposits. But the effort will take money and resources to fill the broad gaps in satellite and communications coverage, add deep-water ports and buy more ships that can withstand the frigid waters or break through the ice.
In her book, "Merger of the Century: Why Canada and America Should Become One Country," Toronto National Post columnist Diane Francis dismisses Mexico, but how can the U.S.'s second-largest trade partner, which is ahead of China, and Canada's fifth-largest export market not be taken into account?
GROTON, Connecticut - The U.S. Navy's submarine force is preparing for its next Arctic exercises in spring 2014, but there is some uncertainty over whether they will take place due to budget pressures in Washington, a Connecticut-based admiral said Tuesday.