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2008-08-29 15:00:02

The office of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is the target of an investigation involving the firing of the state's top public safety official, authorities said. Sen. John McCain, poised to be named the Republican presidential nominee, tapped Palin to be his running mate Friday.

2008-08-29 12:00:03

First-term Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is Sen. John McCain's choice for his U.S. vice presidential candidate, McCain's campaign announced Friday.

2008-07-29 12:00:00

By Wesley Loy, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Jul. 29--JUNEAU -- Alaska legislators on Monday voted to spend up to $100,000 to investigate Gov. Sarah Palin's controversial firing of former state Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan.

2008-07-22 12:00:00

By Wesley Loy, Anchorage Daily News, Alaska Jul. 22--JUNEAU -- The Alaska House of Representatives is expected to vote today on whether to award a Canadian company an exclusive state license and $500 million to pursue a natural gas pipeline.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.