Business News Archive - December 31, 2006

By Richard Mauer, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Dec. 31--One of Alaska's most prominent Native corporations is accusing a leading contractor of misappropriating and otherwise unlawfully taking more than $40 million from the Anchorage firm it hired him to run. Anchorage-based Cook Inlet Region Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.