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Fatal mauling of teen shows danger Alaska athletes face

ANCHORAGE, Alaska/June 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Patrick Cooper had already turned around after reaching the halfway point in a popular mountain race in Alaska when he somehow veered off the trail and became lost. That’s when the 16-year-old Anchorage boy encountered the black bear that would take his life in a rare predatory attack. Cooper … Continue reading Fatal mauling of teen shows danger Alaska athletes face