ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Punishing conditions along the early part of Alaska’s nearly 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have brought many mushers literally to their knees, knocking some out of the running altogether.
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CHEBOYGAN, Mich. (AP) — In a story Feb. 14 about the frozen Great Lakes, The Associated Press reported erroneously the maximum percentage of ice cover in 1994. It was 90.7 percent, not 94 percent.
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (AP) — Motorists were stranded overnight and into Tuesday on icy eastern Arkansas interstates, and the state was bringing fuel to people stuck so long that they ran out of gas, slowing efforts to make the roads passable.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose in January after three months of declines as a tight supply of properties likely supported prices despite slower sales.