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ACLU makes final plea to Noem for Rapid City man's life, arguing anti-gay prejudice motivated death sentence
Noem selects interim Secretary of Social Services: Initial pick resigned after three months on the job
Mount Rushmore closes as rain, snow flood Black Hills
Deputy shoots man who ran at officers with knife outside Sioux Falls jail
'It brought tears to my eyes': Area vets take Honor Flight to see war memorials
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Self-driving trucks will carry mail in US for the first time
Caged pigeons found in basement of Chinese buffet in Fargo; apology issued
In stressful times, farmers need to add mental health to the to-do list
A farmer saved himself by cutting off his leg with a knife. This is what he wants you to know
Ford to cut 7,000 jobs as part of company-wide 'redesign'
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The U.S. becomes top oil producer globally -- The economic and educational cost of oil in the Bakken
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
Report: Unsafe levels of coal ash contamination found in North Dakota groundwater
New Energy presses on with ND cellulosic ethanol plant plans
Rob Port: Public Service Commission says North Dakotans can be charged for green energy policies in other states
In search of a good death: End-of-life specialists ease the way home
'We have the meats': Arby's surprises Fargo seniors who chant the franchise's tagline
A baby was mysteriously abandoned in an airport bathroom in 1986, now he knows some of the truth
Saturday marks 40th anniversary of one of the first times a missing child made national news
Six fantastic sites to see in North Dakota
Rosas: Saunders earned Timberwolves coaching job
Minnesota United loans Romario Ibarra to Mexican club Pachuca
Bills assign O.J. Simpson's No. 32 for first time since 1977
Shipley: For new Timberwolves, like new Twins, this is a partnership. That’s new, too.
NAIA rules in favor of South Dakota heptathlete for national meet
Commentary: Farms are suffering from climate change and Trump's trade war. Here's how to help
Port: Constitutional measure to legalize marijuana has sponsoring committee with a spotty background
Port: The hiring process for Mark Kennedy cost North Dakotans nearly $50,000 for each year he actually worked
Shaw: Our delegation needs to stand up for our democracy
Port: In the fight over oil, it’s progressives against progress
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Child sexual abuse
May 9, 2019
Vatican establishes new rule for sexual abuse complaints and coverups involving bishops
VATICAN CITY - Pledging that clerical sexual abuse should "never happen again," the Vatican on Thursday unveiled a set of new rules designed...
May 9, 2019 - 9:33am
April 24, 2019
Man sentenced in Williston courtroom for sexually abusing girl for nearly five years
WILLISTON, N.D. - A 47-year-old man was sentenced Tuesday, April 23, to serve 20 years in prison for sexually abusing a girl for nearly five...
April 24, 2019 - 1:54pm
April 17, 2019
51-year-old North Dakota man faces new charges with same 10-year-old girl
WILLISTON, N.D. - A 51-year-old western North Dakota man is being held on $100,000 bond after being accused of sexually abusing a girl he was...
April 17, 2019 - 9:46am
April 13, 2019
‘No way he would do this’: Parishioners stand by North Dakota priest facing child misconduct probe
ZEELAND, N.D. — When the Rev. Wenceslaus Katanga didn’t show up Sunday, April 7, for Mass at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Zeeland, parishioners...
April 13, 2019 - 1:32pm
March 25, 2019
Federal jury in Pierre finds ex-train engineer guilty of child sex abuse, porn charges
PIERRE, S.D. - A 32-year-old former railroad engineer was convicted by a jury late Friday night in federal court in Pierre of aggravated sexual...
March 25, 2019 - 12:22pm
March 20, 2019
Rapid City Diocese: 21 priests credibly accused of sexual abuse
RAPID CITY, S.D. - The Rapid City Diocese has published a list of 21 priests credibly accused of sexual abuse while serving in schools, churches,...
March 20, 2019 - 3:38pm
February 27, 2019
ND lawmaker's wife shares story of abuse in hope of extending time limit on prosecuting child sex crimes
EDGELEY, N.D. — Lovice Brandenburg said she couldn’t fully articulate how she felt being sexually abused by relatives for more than a decade...
February 27, 2019 - 5:52pm
February 25, 2019
Australian Cardinal George Pell convicted of sexually assaulting two choirboys
SYDNEY - Cardinal George Pell, one of the most senior figures in the Catholic Church, sexually assaulted two 13-year-old choirboys at a cathedral...
February 25, 2019 - 8:52pm
R. Kelly has posted bond and will be released from jail soon
An attorney for R. Kelly entered not-guilty pleas Monday on behalf of the R&B singer, who faces 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse,...
February 25, 2019 - 4:37pm
February 24, 2019
At Vatican summit, Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against sexual abuse but is short on specifics
VATICAN CITY - At a Mass marking the end of an unprecedented Vatican summit, Pope Francis on Sunday called for an "all-out battle" against clerical...
February 24, 2019 - 4:45pm
February 23, 2019
R. Kelly's bond set at $1 million following aggravated sexual abuse charges
A judge set R. Kelly's bond at $1 million dollars on Saturday afternoon, following the R&B singer's Friday arrest on 10 counts of aggravated...
February 23, 2019 - 4:09pm
R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse
For decades, it was one of the music industry's most disturbing open secrets: R&B singer R. Kelly was hounded by sexual misconduct allegations,...
February 23, 2019 - 8:58am
February 14, 2019
Northwest North Dakota man found guilty of sexually abusing child
WILLISTON, N.D. — A man is facing life in prison without the possibility of parole after a jury convicted him Thursday, Feb. 14, of continuous...
February 14, 2019 - 5:47pm
February 13, 2019
South Dakota tribal leader gets 12 life sentences for sexually abusing children
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A former Yankton Sioux tribal official was sentenced this week to spend life in prison for 15 counts of sexual offenses...
February 13, 2019 - 7:00am
January 18, 2019
Bismarck man indicted on multiple child sexual abuse charges
BISMARCK -- A 28-year-old Bismarck man was indicted Thursday, Jan. 17, on charges of sexual acts with minor females, U.S. Attorney Christopher...
January 18, 2019 - 11:51am