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In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
Trump signs orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines, Standing Rock plans legal action
Illinois man sentenced to nine months in celebrity hacking case
Gov. Dayton reveals he has prostate cancer; diagnosed on Friday
Trump plans to keep Comey as FBI director, source says
crime and courts
nation and world
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield estimated at 176,000 gallons
Counting on Student Loan Forgiveness? Better Check Your Eligibility Status Again
Magic, murder and mayhem; Foundation sponsors mystery dinner theater
Lauren Alaina to entertain at the Mardi Gras
Saving homeless pets; Oreo's Animal Rescue plans fundraiser
Trinity to present 'Into the Woods'
Sources: UND set to leave Big Sky Conference
NFL sideline reporter Andrews beat cancer during season
Kerr on NBA players' All-Star voting: 'There were 50 guys on there that had no business getting votes'
Steelers' Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement
The mortar that binds: Jung’s defense, rebounding vital to Midgets’ success
Port: Self defense legislation would legalize what most of us would consider murder
Jacobs: ND higher ed in the crosshairs
McFeely: N.D. lifetime fishing license 'more complicated than it seems'
Port: ND Democrats have some good ideas on transparency and accountability laws
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Laurence "Bud" Lewison
Thomas F. Murtha
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Homelessness in Dickinson: Church organization bands together to help displaced men
An unintended consequence of North Dakota's prosperity -- as of December the state's unemployment rate was 3.2 percent -- is homelessness. A...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
Fargo church tells lawmakers about armed guards for its congregation
On any given Sunday, a handful of members of the Bethel Evangelical Free Church in Fargo may be wearing a black shirt and an earpiece -- much...
January 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 21, 2013
Files show how LA church leaders controlled damage
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Retired Cardinal Roger Mahony and other top Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles officials maneuvered behind the scenes to shield molester priests, provide damage control for the church and keep parishioners in the dark, according to church personnel files....
January 21, 2013 - 4:29pm
December 26, 2012
Christmas with the congregation in Dickinson
Press Photo by Katherine Grandstrand A parishioner sings a Christmas song he wrote to the congregation gathered at Peace Lutheran Church in...
December 26, 2012 - 12:00am
December 7, 2012
Dickinson churches band together to help the homeless
Churches in Dickinson are banding together to practice what they preach with a plan to provide temporary shelter at night for up to 15 males during the winter. People from Dickinson's faith community and other interested parties gathered Thursday at Saviour's Lutheran Church to hash...
December 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 2, 2012
Ranks of religious unaffiliated 'nones' on the rise
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- College senior Kristi Del Vecchio said when it comes to religion, she's "kind of in the 'none'" category. She belongs to a growing group of "nones," those who don't identify with any religion. Twenty percent of the U.S. public is in that same category, according...
December 2, 2012 - 12:00am
November 30, 2012
Churches to shore up homeless during cold winter nights
FARGO -- A program established last year is expanding to shelter more homeless men, women and children in community churches during the coldest winter months. But the FM Sheltering Churches Project is just a "Band-Aid" serving as a temporary way of dealing with the growing problem...
November 30, 2012 - 12:00am
November 27, 2012
'Two and a Half Men' actor calls his show 'filth'
NEW YORK (AP) -- The teenage actor who plays the half in the hit CBS comedy "Two and a Half Men" says in a video posted online by a Christian church that the show is "filth" and that viewers shouldn't watch it. Nineteen-year-old Angus T. Jones has been on the show, which used to...
November 27, 2012 - 11:58am
October 14, 2012
Soup and sandwiches
Catholic Daughters member Cecelia Samuels, left, and her guest, Marie Thompson, walk through the serving line for a sandwich, soup and pie during...
October 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 19, 2012
Southern Baptists meet during challenging times
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Southern Baptists may elect their first African-American president when they meet Tuesday as the nation's largest Protestant denomination, historically largely white, considers how to attract more believers in a country that is more diverse than ever. The Rev....
June 19, 2012 - 8:05am
May 26, 2012
Vatican in chaos after butler arrested for leaks
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- An already sordid scandal over leaked Vatican documents took a Hollywood-like turn Saturday with confirmation that the pope's own butler had been arrested after documents he had no business having were found in his Vatican City apartment. The detention of butler...
May 26, 2012 - 6:22pm
April 21, 2012
Sentinel Butte to open old church doors for city business
SENTINEL BUTTE -- A church that sat empty for about 20 years has opened its doors again. Only this time, there won't be any pews to fill. People...
April 21, 2012 - 12:00am
January 14, 2012
Athletes credit faith in their pursuits
FARGO -- George Michael crooned about it, and Tim Tebow lives his life by it. You've got to have faith. Tebow, the young quarterback who leads the Denver Broncos against the New England Patriots on Saturday in the AFC Divisional round of the NFL playoffs, has been a lightning rod...
January 14, 2012 - 3:32pm
December 17, 2011
Report: Sexual abuse rampant in Dutch Catholic institutions
THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- As many as 20,000 children endured sexual abuse at Dutch Catholic institutions over the past 65 years, and church...
December 17, 2011 - 12:00am
October 31, 2011
Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral stepping down
LONDON (AP) -- The Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral quit Monday, the second high-profile clergy member to step down over anti-capitalist protests that have spilled across the historic church's grounds. The resignation of Graeme Knowles leaves the cathedral without a leader and will...
October 31, 2011 - 6:34pm