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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
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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
4 Financial survival tips for new parents
Nourishing the body and the soul
Don't abandon the elderly canine
Kat Perkins appearing in "Home for the Holidays" concert
Cheers for the DHS cheerleaders
Big stage, big performance for UND
NELSON: Experience counts, ask Richmond
KOLPACK: Tough guy Stumpf is playing at an all-American level
SCHNEPF: Cinderella San Diego unable to 'shock the world' against NDSU
No. 2-ranked Aggies put clamps on Titans
McFeely: Heitkamp in Trump administration would be win-win
STULTS: Watching a piece of my childhood turn to ruin
Commentary: True or false, Trump's tweets beat the media at its own game
SULLIVAN: Read the School District Profile
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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
October 15, 2016
ND rail safety takes another step forward
WILLISTON --- The state of North Dakota has added another step to help ensure the safety of crude transport by rail with the addition of two...
October 15, 2016 - 3:57pm
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