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Top Trump aide plans talks in Canada with Trudeau team
North Dakota election officials warn of equipment failures, seek state funding
U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas appeal over voter ID law
ND man hospitalized after ATV crash
First days of Trump era signal America's deepening political divide
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'
Forsberg’s goals cap Nashville’s comeback at Wild
Towns lifts Wolves past Nuggets
Brady, Pats rout Steelers for another AFC title
Falcons flatten Packers to reach Super Bowl
Royals pitcher Ventura killed in car crash
McFeely: It’s the media’s duty to shine light on hatred
Veeder: Hot dish and ice slabs key to staying warm in January
Swift: Lessons learned from watching parents age
Port: Meet Burgum the Politician
Fielding Questions: Ice cream bucket propagation for African violets
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
November 9, 2016
Five shot in downtown Seattle near scene of anti-Trump protests
A gunman opened fire in downtown Seattle on Wednesday night following an argument and wounded five people, one man critically, not far from protests over the surprise victory of Republican Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election. The shooting did not appear to be related to...
November 9, 2016 - 10:15pm
October 24, 2015
DSU event seeks to foster dialogue on personal violence
Survivors of personal violence will be recognized next week at Dickinson State University in a three-day event intended to open dialogue among students and community members. The Community Conversation program to take place in Dickinson is the fifth of its kind held across North...
October 24, 2015 - 9:55pm
February 19, 2014
Police charge protesters in Ukraine’s bloodiest day: At least 21 people dead, many by gunshot
KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian riot police charged protesters occupying a central Kiev square early on Wednesday after the bloodiest day since the...
News/crime and courts
February 19, 2014 - 12:10am
January 4, 2014
Drug dealers follow the money to ND
The levels of violent crime, drug trafficking and prosecutions in the U.S. Attorney’s Office are up. Piggybacking on the state’s recent oil...
January 4, 2014 - 9:37pm
February 23, 2013
Forum on guns, violence raises questions, but no easy answers
FARGO -- Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said there was one clear message from his first "American Issues Forum" tackling the issues of guns, violence...
February 23, 2013 - 12:00am
February 15, 2013
Video games do affect our brains
"Cover me, I'm going in," my squad leader's words filtered into my ear through my headset. I concentrated through the sight of an Mk11 sniper...
February 15, 2013 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Human trafficking added to list of crimes affecting Native Americans
FARGO -- Dusty J. Morsette recruited minors and young adults to be part of a gang on the Fort Berthold Reservation that he called the Black Disciples -- a group recently found to engage in human trafficking. He was convicted in April of using force and coercion to recruit a young...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 11, 2012
Shooting in Williston, man hit, treated for serious injuries
WILLISTON -- Williston police are investigating a shooting that sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries Thursday. Williston Police Chief Jim Lokken said a medical emergency was reported at 1:10 a.m. Thursday in the area of 900 E. Highland Drive. The victim, an unidentified...
May 11, 2012 - 12:00am
November 21, 2010
Area see increase in violent crime
Some areas in southwest North Dakota are seeing increases in violent crimes, with many experiencing increases in domestic violence calls and disorderly conduct situations. "For the last few times, when I was asked, it's increased huge over the last four months ... I mean for everything,"...
November 21, 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 7, 2009
Violence subsides, Martinique resumes negotiations
FORT-DE-FRANCE, Martinique (AP) -- Negotiations over higher wages and lower food prices are resuming in the French Caribbean island of Martinique where a monthlong strike has turned violent at times. Strike leader Michael Monrose says a previous agreement to increase salaries by...
March 7, 2009 - 5:53pm
January 9, 2009
A social trauma for Obama: Youth crime
As if President-elect Barack Obama didn't have enough waiting for him on his platter at the White House, a new report on juvenile violence offers another flavor for him to chew on: The color of crime. Remember the backlash he stirred up last year with a speech in a black Chicago...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
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