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June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
May 30, 2018
Horses graze in a pasture near Jamestown earlier this month.  Forum News Service file photo
More horse virus cases cause Jamestown event cancellation
May 30, 2018 - 6:59pm
The fossil of Megachirella wachtleri. MUST CREDIT: Photo courtesy of MUSE Science Museum, Trento, Italy
Scientists finally find the 240-million-year-old 'mother of all lizards'
May 30, 2018 - 1:58pm
May 29, 2018
The best way to survive lung cancer: Get a screening
May 29, 2018 - 5:08pm
Dr. Jonathan Bleeker  Submitted photo
New treatment boosts lung cancer survivability
May 29, 2018 - 5:05pm
May 25, 2018
Authorities aren't sure what, exactly, this wolflike creature is that was shot in Montana. MUST CREDIT: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park - Region 4.
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
May 25, 2018 - 12:33pm
May 24, 2018
The Avenue of Flags leading up to Mount Rushmore will be revamped in a major renovation project at the park that will start this fall.  Photo courtesy of National Park Service
Mount Rushmore to undergo facelift, but not the faces themselves
May 24, 2018 - 7:18pm
Bees sit on a frame from a bee hive at the Pioneer Brand Honey farm in Schomberg, Canada, in May.  Bloomberg photo by James MacDonald.
Honeybees may be dying in larger numbers due to climate change
May 24, 2018 - 11:51am
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Mauled in the woods, a grizzly bear researcher in Montana walks two miles with a fractured skull for help
May 24, 2018 - 7:14am
May 22, 2018
Marine One, carrying First lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, President Emmanuel Macron of France and his wife, Brigitte Macron, departs the South Lawn at the White House, in Washington, April 23, 2018. The two couples will dine at George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate Monday night. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
There's a growing sinkhole on the White House lawn
May 22, 2018 - 7:37pm
Susan Chalstrom-Bennett holds Ivy, a full-grown goat that’s only a quarter of the size of a regular-sized goat. Chalstrom-Bennett has begun the process of seeing if Guinness World Records will certify Ivy as the world’s smallest goat. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
Spunky Minnesota goat could be the world's smallest
May 22, 2018 - 6:12pm
May 21, 2018
Theodore Roosevelt National Park is one of North Dakota's top tourist attractions. Forum News Service file photo
Five-state region to market new international image to tourists
May 21, 2018 - 5:21pm
Winterkill affects fish population in 13 lakes across ND
May 21, 2018 - 3:47pm
Vehicles of authorities near Lake Hancock, northeast of Snoqualmie, Wash., where a cougar attacked two bicyclists Saturday, May 19, 2018, killing one. Two friends riding their bikes were attacked by a cougar, which killed one of them in the state’s first such fatality in more than 90 years, officials said. (Ryan Abbott/King County Sheriff’s Office)
Cougar that killed biker, injured another near Seattle was emaciated
May 21, 2018 - 11:31am
May 17, 2018
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Flu vaccine spending not enough, Minnesota researcher says
May 17, 2018 - 8:38pm