The Obama administration blocked the proposed mine in 2014 over environmental concerns. Last year, the decision was reversed, allowing the Canadian company to apply for a permit.
Alaska’s congressional delegation also asked Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to determine if the concerns should be brought to a special international commission.
Zach screamed, and the man-sized animal bolted out the window and disappeared, the boy recalled Friday about the Monday night encounter at his home on a large, thickly wooded lot.
The quake struck at 0550 GMT on Saturday on the Aleutian arc some 654 kilometers southwest of Anchorage, and 100 kilometers northeast of Chignik Lake, Alaska.
Two of the homes were destroyed in explosions and the other two were fully engulfed before firefighters determined it was safe enough from gas for them to enter the homes.
The magnitude 7.3 quake was recorded at a depth of 124.8 km at 1030 GMT.
US President Barack Obama danced with children at a school in Alaska
Some homes in town have been flooded and there were reports of residents not being able to reach their homes or leave their neighbourhood.
All nine people aboard an excursion plane from a cruise ship died in the crash near Alaska.
Airplanes are being warned to avoid airspace near an erupting Alaska volcano.
While Indian news anchors demonstrate restrain,political correctness and civility are hardly a consideration on reality shows.
There was no immediate word on the condition of the other passengers.
A woman from Alaska visits Paharganj every year to take care of ill,neglected street dogs.
The crash site was spotted yesterday,and no survivors have been found.
This is not a concession to Russia and we do not see it as such: Russia Deputy FM