The latest news on Alaska
The young VP pick has a history of unflinching authority.
As mayor, Palin hired a lobbyist who secured $27 million for the small town of Wasilla, Alaska.
She signed the deal into law, but it was pushed along by high energy prices and bipartisan support.
While liberals are wondering if she'll last on the ticket, McCain is in no position to dump her.
It seems unlikely that Stevens will return to Congress next year, even if he wins the primary.
Energy analysts say it would take 10 years for production to begin, and its impact could be very modest
A spate of legal cases try to hold corporations and governments liable global warming
In the Supreme Court, the oil giant argues against punitive damages for the Alaskan oil spill.
Here's an hour-by-hour forecast for the results on megaprimary night.
Minerals help Wyoming, New Mexico, Alaska.