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'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea for son bullied because of medical condition
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
Mexico City residents search through the night for survivors of quake that killed more than 200
Hurricane Maria lashes Puerto Rico with force not seen in 'modern history'
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
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
Sailer wins national awards
Pets are family too; Evergreen celebrates Senior Living Week
What does a machinist do? Lathe donated to Dickinson Middle School
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Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
DHS golf struggles at Mandan Invite
Titans sweep Bison, stay undefeated in Region 7
Blue Hawks battle, but ultimately fall to Jamestown
DSU men's basketball coach Wetzel accepts new position
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HEITKAMP: Keeping North Dakota families safe & equifax accountable
HOPE: Pride of Dakota Deliciousness
WOESSNER: The morning dew at twilight
Port: With parenting, maybe less is more
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December 3, 2013
Trucker accused of kidnapping, abusing female relative in semi for six months
MOORHEAD, Minn. – For six months, a trucker from Utah allegedly held a 19-year-old woman captive and sexually abused her while making deliveries around the country. It was ultimately a trip through Clay County in western Minnesota that led authorities to arrest the trucker and free...
December 3, 2013 - 9:43am
Man charged in alleged robbery, sexual assault
GRAND FORKS -- A man suspected of breaking into a Grand Forks apartment and raping and robbing two women at gunpoint has been charged with multiple felonies. Antonio Raheem Matthews, 20, of Grand Forks, was in custody on unrelated municipal warrants when he was arrested Tuesday...
October 3, 2013 - 12:00am
June 4, 2013
Judge opts for downward departure on rape sentence
FARGO -- A 20-year-old North Dakota man facing a mandatory minimum sentence of 20 years in prison for rape has been sentenced to five years. A Fargo jury in February convicted Jermaine Jones of Class AA felony gross sexual imposition, which carries a sentence between 20 years and...
June 4, 2013 - 9:08am
March 3, 2013
8 women share personal stories of rape in Fargo native's documentary
FARGO -- Ten years ago, Dena Wyum was raped at a party as an 18-year-old freshman at North Dakota State University. "That was sort of my 'welcome to college,'" the Mayville woman says dryly. Now a women and gender studies lecturer at NDSU, Wyum uses her experience to raise awareness. "That's...
March 3, 2013 - 12:00am
January 19, 2013
At Spirit Lake, disputed progress
FORT TOTTEN -- In the nearly four months since the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs took over child protection services on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation, tribal and BIA officials say they're working well together, the system has been made more professional and accountable and...
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
August 25, 2012
Hoeven: GOP abortion plank won't hurt Romney
FARGO -- Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., says the hardline pro-life plank of the Republican Party's 2012 platform reflects the long-held stance of the GOP and won't derail Mitt Romney's bid to wrest the White House from the Democrats. The draft platform calls for a human life amendment...
August 25, 2012 - 12:00am
August 23, 2012
Mo. Senate candidate Akin's rape remark sparks disbelief among North Dakotans
FARGO -- For one Fargo woman, Missouri Rep. Todd Akin's words about women's bodies preventing pregnancies after what he termed a "legitimate...
August 23, 2012 - 12:00am
September 25, 2010
Elgin police chief charged with 52 felonies
BISMARCK (AP) -- A southwestern North Dakota police chief and former state district judge has been charged with 52 felonies accusing him of molesting...
September 25, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2009
Keeping quiet about life-changing assault
"If you ever tell, this is what I will do to your family," said a man to a frightened girl after he shot and killed her kitten in front of her.
April 9, 2009 - 10:54pm
March 18, 2009
Filipino who accused Marine of rape changes story
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A Filipino woman whose accusations of rape led to the high-profile conviction of a U.S. Marine has altered her testimony, saying in an affidavit that she may have led him to believe she wanted sex. The woman moved to the U.S. this week and is no longer...
March 18, 2009 - 1:23pm
February 28, 2009
2 females report sexual assaults
Two females reported unrelated sexual assaults Thursday, and a Dickinson man has been arrested in connection to one, according to the Dickinson Police Department. Jacob Palmer, 23, was taken to the Southwest Multi County Correction Center Thursday, said Investigator Amanda McNamee....
February 28, 2009 - 11:26pm
December 26, 2008
Kits designed to keep violence victims' identities confidential
The identity of a rapist could be stored away in a box and revealed when a rape victim is ready -- which may be never. However, law enforcement would rather have the information available even if details of the "Jane Doe" rape kit need to be worked out. The North Dakota Forensic...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am