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Veto Q&A: A primer on the legal tussle between N.D.'s Legislature and governor
A TV crew tries to sneak a fake bomb through airport security - it didn't work
Sisters accused of selling fentanyl patch to man who died of an overdose in Grand Forks
'I just don't like Muslim people': Trump appointee resigns after racist, sexist and anti-gay remarks
Trump to anti-abortion marchers: 'We are with you all the way. May God bless you.'
crime and courts
nation and world
Law grads in N.D., S.D. and Minn. see good opportunities, comparatively low debt
$50K 'sorry': ND couple wins CRP payment limit appeal
North Dakota counties to be treated equally in extension funding
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
place a business brief
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
340 billion gallons of sludge spur environmental fears in Canada
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
North Dakota coal production up in 2017
Afraid of getting sick? Six things you can do at home
A costume designer repaired a baby butterfly's wing, then watched in delight as it flew away
It's National Popcorn Day and here are 2 ways you can celebrate
Why do dogs eat poop? New research suggests an ancient answer.
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
Vikings WR Thielen questionable but expected to play vs. Eagles
The NFL's best touchdown celebrations of the season - as picked by a theater critic
A unique contraption for the ice angler
Vikings gird for Eagles fans' arsenal, be it eggs, snowballs or vulgarities
With Giants job looming, Pat Shurmur is locked in on coaching Vikings
Commentary: North Dakota does not need primary enforcement for seat belt use
And now the rest of the story
Commentary: An open letter to Public Service Commissioner Julie Fedorchak
HOPE: Life's unexpected turns
LETTER: Support the Davis Refinery for western North Dakota
Daniel C. Smith
Donna (Conlon) Hunter
Donald & Angela
Business going well at Bowman Lodge and Convention Center
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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The Dickinson Press Pro Football Contest
October 15, 2012
Sept. 11 trial rules under scrutiny at Guantanamo
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) -- A U.S. military judge is considering broad security rules for the war crimes tribunal of five Guantanamo prisoners charged in the Sept. 11 attacks, including measures to prevent the accused from publicly revealing what happened to them in the...
October 15, 2012 - 9:28am
October 10, 2012
Panetta urges NATO allies to help train Afghans
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday the NATO coalition has turned an important corner in Afghanistan, and has come too far and spilled too much blood to let insider attacks or anything else undermine the mission there. While he and other ministers refused...
October 10, 2012 - 9:36am
September 11, 2012
ND Guard military police to serve in Guantanamo
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Some North Dakota Army National Guard military police officers will serve a year of duty at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The 191st Military Police Company is based in Fargo with detachments in Mayville and Bismarck. About 30 members are being deployed....
September 11, 2012 - 9:11am
September 10, 2012
Officials honor ND Air National Guard unit
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- State, federal and military officials have honored members of the North Dakota Air National Guard's 119th Wing for their service. The first Hometown Heroes event was held in 2010 to honor those who had served in the first eight years after the Sept. 11, 2001,...
September 10, 2012 - 8:54am
September 7, 2012
Prince Harry in Afghanistan to fly Apache copters
CAMP BASTION, Afghanistan (AP) -- Prince Harry, third in line to the British throne, began a four-month combat tour Friday in Afghanistan as a gunner on an Apache attack helicopter, fresh from a vacation that included strip billiards in a Las Vegas hotel. It was the second tour...
September 7, 2012 - 12:52pm
August 22, 2012
Book on bin Laden raid coming out Sept. 11
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A member of the U.S. Navy SEAL team that killed Osama bin Laden has written a firsthand account of the operation, triggering more questions about the possible public release of classified information involving the historic assault of the terror leader's compound...
August 22, 2012 - 7:11pm
August 17, 2012
Golva soldier flying into Dickinson this evening after year in Kuwait
Josh Barthel, Golva, is among four soldiers from the 188th Engineer Co. returning to western North Dakota today from a year-long deployment to Kuwait. He's flying into Dickinson this evening and his family can't wait. His mother, Mary Kay and father, R.B. Barthel, Golva, along...
August 17, 2012 - 2:05pm
August 16, 2012
7 American troops die in Afghan helicopter crash
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Seven American troops and four Afghans died in a Black Hawk helicopter crash on Thursday in southern Afghanistan, the NATO military coalition said. The Taliban claimed their fighters shot down the aircraft. The crash marked another deadly day for the U.S....
August 16, 2012 - 10:10am
June 13, 2012
ND Guard soldiers returning from Southwest Asia
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- Some North Dakota National Guard soldiers are returning from a six-month deployment to Southwest Asia. The members of the Air National Guard's 119th Civil Engineer Squadron are to fly into Fargo on Thursday. The group of about 50 soldiers deployed in mid-December....
June 13, 2012 - 7:59am
June 4, 2012
'Napalm girl' photo from Vietnam War turns 40
TRANG BANG, Vietnam (AP) -- In the picture, the girl will always be 9 years old and wailing "Too hot! Too hot!" as she runs down the road away...
June 4, 2012 - 9:51am
May 11, 2012
Judge rejects effort to open CIA volume on Cuba
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal judge has ruled that a final volume of the CIA's three-decade-old history on the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba can remain shrouded in secrecy because it is a draft, not a finished product. The CIA characterized the volume in court papers as "a polemic...
May 11, 2012 - 8:19am
May 4, 2012
ND Guard soldier receiving Purple Heart
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota National Guard says a soldier wounded while serving in Iraq is receiving the Purple Heart on Friday. KFGO radio reports that Sgt. Michael Wing of Surrey was wounded while serving as a team leader in Iraq with the 141st Engineer Battalion. Wing...
May 4, 2012 - 2:01pm
April 19, 2012
Blasts in Baghdad, northern Iraqi cities kill 30
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Bombings struck several areas in Baghdad and to the north Thursday, killing at least 30 people in the first major attacks in Iraq in nearly a month. The violence stoked fears that insurgents were trying to undermine confidence in the Shiite-led government amid rising...
April 19, 2012 - 7:49am
March 26, 2012
ND Guard unit likely to serve in Afghanistan
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A North Dakota Army National Guard unit has been notified that it likely will be called to duty in Afghanistan. The Bismarck-based Detachment 42 Operational Airlift Squadron is likely to deploy early next year. The eight soldiers specialize in transporting...
March 26, 2012 - 9:08am
March 23, 2012
Army sergeant to be charged in Afghan killings
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Army Staff Sgt.
March 23, 2012 - 8:54am