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February 15, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks about the South Florida high school shooting that occurred a day earlier, from the White House in Washington, Feb. 15, 2018. A young man barged into his former high school Wednesday, opening fire on students and teachers and leaving a death toll of 17 that could rise even higher, the authorities said. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump calls Florida suspect 'mentally disturbed,' does not mention gun control
February 15, 2018 - 1:13pm
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin testifies before the Senate Finance Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. Mnuchin discussed the White House's Fiscal Year 2019 budget proposal. (Eric Thayer/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Mnuchin calls on Congress to look into gun violence, breaking with rest of White House
February 15, 2018 - 10:37am
February 14, 2018
President Donald Trump meets with lawmakers to discuss trade policy, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 13, 2018. Trump announced on Wednesday that he would oppose immigration bills that “fail to deliver for the American people;” a month ago, he told lawmakers that he would sign any immigration bill that Congress sends him. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Bipartisan immigration proposal emerges from Senate
February 14, 2018 - 8:28pm
President Donald Trump introduces oil developer Harold Hamm on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the Tesoro Refinery in Mandan, N.D. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Trump friend Harold Hamm expected to be Kevin Cramer's finance chair if he launches Senate bid
February 14, 2018 - 3:12pm
Rob Porter, left, the White House staff secretary, just two days before announcing his resignation after news surfaced that his two former wives said he had been physically and verbally abusive, and Stephen Miller, senior policy adviser, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Feb. 5, 2018. (Pete Marovich/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
The Rob Porter scandal engulfing the White House is now under congressional investigation
February 14, 2018 - 1:49pm
President Donald Trump hosts a roundtable with the National Sheriffs’ Association in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Feb. 13, 2018. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
President Trump's military parade would cost between $10 million and $30 million, White House budget director says
February 14, 2018 - 12:55pm
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks during a Senate Veteran's Affairs committee hearing on suicide prevention on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 27, 2017. (Al Drago/The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
VA chief Shulkin, staff misled ethics officials about European trip, report finds
February 14, 2018 - 12:40pm
An immigrant called 911 to report a crime. Police took him to ICE in handcuffs.
February 14, 2018 - 12:13pm
President Donald Trump meets with members of Congress to talk about infrastructure, in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Feb. 14, 2018. From left: Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Trump and Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). (Tom Brenner/The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Trump backs GOP immigration plan, rejects limited approach on 'dreamers'
February 14, 2018 - 12:09pm
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Bank refused to notarize signatures on petition for legal pot in North Dakota
February 14, 2018 - 6:33am
February 13, 2018
Democrat Ben Hanson, seeking his party's nomination, described Rep. Kevin Cramer as "not engaged" at a Democratic NPL convention held Saturday. (Brandon L. Summers / The Dickinson Press)
Hanson criticizes Cramer at Dem-NPL convention
February 13, 2018 - 9:01pm
Stark Auditor ready for 2018 elections
February 13, 2018 - 8:32pm
Rep. Kevin Cramer answers questions from the Grand Forks Herald editorial board Wednesday afternoon. Joshua Komer / Forum News Service
Expecting Cramer to run, ND Republican candidate drops out of US Senate race
February 13, 2018 - 5:10pm
Outside the North Dakota Supreme Court chambers. John Hageman / Forum News Service
As arguments near, ND Legislature fires back at Burgum in veto dispute
February 13, 2018 - 4:46pm
N.D. Sen. Tom Campbell, co-founder of Campbell Farms at Grafton, is seeking to unseat U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp.photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Heitkamp enjoys fundraising edge over Campbell, federal records show
February 13, 2018 - 2:51pm
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