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Police shootings echo through criminology classrooms
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Facebook developing artificial intelligence to flag offensive live videos
Islamic State tells supporters to quit messaging apps for fear of U.S. bombs
Spike in Yellowstone grizzly deaths tied to conflicts with humans
crime and courts
nation and world
EPA orders $2.1 million fine in ND air pollution settlement
Wind farm application rejected by Billings County Commission
Protesters, police engaged in standoff at creek between camp and pipeline construction area
Standing Rock chairman applauds Obama’s comments about pipeline reroute
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Richmond's improbable comeback ends UND's season in the FCS playoffs
Stick leads NDSU over San Diego; Bison get rematch with Jackrabbits
DSU men breeze by Mayville for road trip sweep
Dickinson State women's basketball escapes with OT victory in Mayville
Fargo storms back to defeat Midgets girls hockey
Esther E. Will
Lesa D. Saunders-Dicus
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
July 2, 2010
Brother, can you spare a narrative?
Let me tell you what is wrong with the country today -- you know, what's wrong besides the soaring deficits, the spluttering economy, the bought and sold Congress and the unending foreign wars. What's wrong is that politicians and their supporters have lost their narratives. In consequence,...
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
April 15, 2010
Why I'm running for Congress
Over the last 25 years my work has been in the public arena. I began with an inner city Christian newspaper that I founded, moved on to start my current organization CURE -- Coalition for Urban Renewal and Education, wrote three books, and have written a weekly opinion column for...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am
March 11, 2010
Letter: We can solve the problems facing country
I, like most North Dakotans, am concerned about the direction our country is headed. The problems we face were created by Democrats and Republicans. The banking regulations that caused the economic mess were implemented by Clinton-era Democrats and not fixed by Bush-era Republicans....
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2009
McDonnell's woes another win for Sharia
You might have missed it, but for much of this past week, the Islamic apology-police were on the case of the Republican governor-elect of Virginia, Robert F. McDonnell. It seems that following the jihadist attack on Fort Hood, Pat Robertson, a longtime ally of McDonnell's, criticized...
November 24, 2009 - 12:00am
March 13, 2009
Dorgan talks financial reform, energy with Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., met with President Barack Obama and key budget advisers Friday to discuss financial reforms and energy issues under review in Congress. Dorgan was one of four Democratic senators invited by the White House to meet with Obama and his top...
March 13, 2009 - 11:39pm
March 10, 2009
Can Congress pass all Obama wants? Should it?
President Barack Obama has laid out a breathtakingly bold agenda.
March 10, 2009 - 12:00am
March 1, 2009
Obama's budget: huge ambitions, obstacles
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Breathtaking in its scope and ambition, President Barack Obama's agenda for the economy, health care and energy now goes to a Congress unaccustomed to resolving knotty issues and buffeted by powerful interests that oppose parts of his plan. Perhaps the only things...
March 1, 2009 - 10:46pm
February 25, 2009
Upbeat Obama says U.S. will revive past 'reckoning'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama promised a nation shuddering in economic crisis Tuesday night that he would lead it from a dire "day...
February 25, 2009 - 11:49pm
February 24, 2009
Musicians want radio stations to pay to play tunes
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sheryl Crow, will.i.am, Herbie Hancock and other entertainers on Tuesday urged Congress to force radio stations to pay performers when their music is broadcast. Satellite radio, Internet radio and cable TV music channels already pay fees to performers and musicians,...
February 24, 2009 - 3:50pm
January 8, 2009
Dorgan with Game and Fish
Sen. Byron Dorgan, (D-N.D.) said he agrees with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department on the elk situation at Theodore Roosevelt National...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
A daze of new infrastructure
President-elect Barack Obama has this multi billion infrastructure plan, and there's a fair amount of hollering that it's just the stimulus the economy needs for recovery.
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
July 5, 2008
Congress looks over Schafer's shoulder
WASHINGTON -- Congressional agriculture leaders moved from crafting a farm bill to skeptically watching Bush administration officials put it into action. Congress used two veto overrides to make the sweeping agriculture policy law.
July 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Farm bill frustration
Possibly going to vote as early as today, the farm bill has its supporters, but there are others with concerns regarding the legislation. Among the concerned are officials from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department. "A significant concern is the changes in this farm bill and...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
'Tourism Congress' discusses the main challenges of the industry
DICKINSON - Improving signage for tourist-based enterprises, recruiting employees for the tourism industry, developing a positive attitude toward tourism in North Dakota and educating everyone on the value of tourism to the state are the main challenges facing the state's number two...
March 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter -- Lawmakers need to know abortion is wrong
To the editor: This past Jan. 22 was the 35th anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, which legalized abortion at all stages of pregnancy. Since then nearly 50 million babies have been aborted, a whole generation of men and women who could be productive today. Hunting a deer out of season...
February 6, 2008 - 12:00am