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Twitter opens video ads to all U.S. users, touting better revenue-sharing terms than YouTube or Facebook
Amnesty International calls for protest roadblock to be removed
U.S. soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
U.S. FBI to give media some Clinton notes over email use
Hillsboro family living out of camper after tornado rips through home
crime and courts
nation and world
255 barrels of produced water spills in Billings County
Worker dies on Dakota Access Pipeline
Energy leaders partner with UND division for carbon-capture efforts
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
Standing Rock tribal leaders represented by former U.S. attorney
Veeder: At the ranch, circle of life can be tough to witness
Texting changes all punctuation rules. Period.
Celebrating the first 100 years: Sacred Heart Monastery observes anniversary of becoming an independent Benedictine commuity
DSU welcomes global exchange students from Pakistan, Tunisia
Field day: Organic matter is ingredient for healthy soil
Dickinson State cross country looks to carry momentum after last season's success
Quarterback Siemian to start for Broncos
Titans QB Jones comfortable in new role
Twins lose 11th straight, fall to Cleveland in 10th
DeLuca iffy for Eastern Washington game in two weeks with shoulder injury
It's a good thing Kaepernick can choose to sit during national anthem
Other Views: TR National Park get OK today?
Port: DHS audit revealed shameful conduct which put children at risk
Omdahl: National interests taking over state initiatives
Monke: Things are turning around at Dickinson State
good bad and ugly
Anton "Tony" Leo Funk
Clive Mathias Kuppler
Mathew A. "Snow Shoe" Peterson
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
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 6, 2015
Photo gallery: Train derails, tanker cars burn near ND town
HEIMDAL, N.D.—A tanker train carrying crude oil derailed near Heimdal, N.D., Wednesday morning, causing the evacuation of the town and surrounding...
May 6, 2015 - 8:07pm
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
ST. PAUL - A North Dakota oil train derailment reinforces the fact that Minnesota legislators have a week and a half left in their 2015 session...
News/Nation and World
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
May 4, 2015
ND Legislature spends on inspectors, training to address rail safety
Lawmakers and regulators have mixed feelings after Casselton about how legislators have addressed rail safety over the past four months.
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm
ICYMI: Sandwiches, Sanders, safety
Miss something last week? Catch up on the biggest headlines here.
News/Nation and World
May 4, 2015 - 2:00am
May 1, 2015
New oil train speed limits unlikely to stop explosive crashes, critics say
NEW YORK - New U.S. and Canadian speed limits for oil trains will do little to temper the likelihood and severity of explosive accidents that...
May 1, 2015 - 6:37pm
North American rail industry angered by new brake rule
U.S. regulators took on the powerful rail industry Friday, announcing plans to require expensive, high-tech braking technology the railways insist is unproven and unreliable. Regulators say the new electronically controlled pneumatic (ECP) brakes could reduce the severity of crashes,...
May 1, 2015 - 6:29pm
What they had to say
Stakeholders in the Bakken oil boom react to new, tougher oil train safety regulations announced by the U.S. and Canada Friday.
May 1, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 28, 2015
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
NEW YORK - A more stringent inspection of old tank car axles might have prevented an explosive BNSF train collision in Casselton, N.D., in December...
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 27, 2015
Lawmakers approve rail safety pilot program
Updated Monday, 6:30 p.m. BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers agreed Monday to spend more than $500,000 on a rail safety pilot program proposed...
April 27, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 24, 2015
Committee reaches consensus on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers agreed Friday to insert money back into a new state-run railroad safety program that was...
April 24, 2015 - 6:09pm
April 22, 2015
Committee nears agreement on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers is close to reaching consensus on partially restoring a proposed state-run rail safety...
April 22, 2015 - 7:52pm
April 14, 2015
ND House approves cutting rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – House Republicans thwarted an attempt by Democrats on Tuesday to restore funding for a proposed state-run rail safety program that...
April 14, 2015 - 8:16pm
April 8, 2015
Democrats decry cutting of rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – Democrats slammed House Republican budget writers Wednesday for stripping a proposed state-run rail safety program from the Public...
April 8, 2015 - 5:03pm
April 6, 2015
NTSB issues 'urgent' recommendations to boost oil train safety
WASHINGTON - The National Transportation Safety Board on Monday called for the faster replacement of rail cars that carry flammable liquids like...
April 6, 2015 - 6:08pm