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Chairman Rick Berg unanimously reelected by North Dakota GOP
GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
When abortion was illegal: A 1966 series revealed how women got them anyway
Man fatally struck by SUV while chasing dog ID'd
Prosecutors release no details in hearing for South Dakota teacher charged with abusing disabled student
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North Dakota to ask federal agency to intervene in oil-by-rail dispute with Washington
Last hepatitis case against Minot hospital appealed to ND Supreme Court
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Protesters say Sanford uncooperative in providing medical marijuana certification to patients
Chinese buffet owners mull closing after flap over caged pigeons found in basement
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Port: North Dakota Democratic party: 'Coal is no longer a viable source of energy'
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
Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
Why America is embracing the widening world of non-wheat pastas
Bursack: Caregiver frustrated by mom who doesn't want physical therapy
Growing Together: Why were so many trees and shrubs injured this winter?
Salonen: Peering into the heart, a breathtaking reality
Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
Woodland leads Rose by one at US Open
Twins retire No. 7 uniform of Joe Mauer, ‘a kid from St. Paul’
Chuck Foreman dines with Vikings running backs, calls them impressive group
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
Port: Jon Stewart and his sanctimony are a lot of what’s wrong in American politics today
Plain Talk Podcast: Senator Kevin Cramer says political attacks on North Dakota company could scare off bidders for federal contracts
Bender: Everything's just fine with our gun laws, thank you
Commentary: Down on the farm, core values grow
Port: North Dakota is fun, despite what some dumb spam “study” says
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June 10, 2019
Archbishop who called on pope to resign gives 1st interview since self-imposed exile
ROME — In the instant he became one of the most controversial figures in modern Catholic Church history, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò went...
June 10, 2019 - 11:24am
June 7, 2019
Faith Conversations: The (literal) heart of a saint recently visited Fargo's faithful. Here's why
FARGO — The guest of honor came, but not in whole. Instead, after traveling across the ocean, his heart arrived in Fargo last week, representing...
June 7, 2019 - 7:00am
May 13, 2019
Catholic scandals prompt some women who had relationships with priests to ponder whether they, too, were abused
He was a 24-year-old seminarian from a blue-collar family. She was an idealistic 19-year-old psychology student. He wanted to teach. She wanted...
May 13, 2019 - 12:37pm
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 11, 2019
Ex-Pope Benedict contradicts Pope Francis in unusual intervention on sexual abuse
ROME - Breaking years of silence on major church affairs, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI has written a lengthy letter devoted to clerical sex abuse...
April 11, 2019 - 11:02am
March 29, 2019
Pope Francis enacts new legislation requiring Vatican officials to report abuse
ROME - Pope Francis on Friday, March 29, issued new requirements for both Vatican officials and diplomats serving the Holy See abroad, mandating...
March 29, 2019 - 9:15am
March 27, 2019
Catholic universities push for debate on the clergy sex abuse crisis
U.S. Catholics know they are in the thick of a clergy sexual abuse crisis, but that's where agreement ends. When the abuse topic exploded in...
March 27, 2019 - 8:24am
March 21, 2019
Pope Francis wants psychological testing to prevent problem priests. But can it really do that?
As the Catholic Church quakes through one sexual abuse scandal after another, Pope Francis recently announced a policy he wants to implement...
March 21, 2019 - 8:43am
March 19, 2019
West Virginia accuses Catholic diocese and former bishops of sex abuse cover-up in unusual consumer protection lawsuit
West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey sued the Catholic diocese of Wheeling-Charleston and its former bishop Michael Bransfield on...
March 19, 2019 - 5:34pm
March 13, 2019
Former priest accused of abusing dozens of boys found murdered in Las Vegas
John Capparelli had a quiet life going in Henderson, Nevada, a bedroom community south of Las Vegas. The 70-year-old - bald, his former wrestler's...
March 13, 2019 - 9:04am
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
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 21, 2019
Commentary: Investigating gay Catholic priests will reveal much about church
The New York Times published an extraordinary article this week based on interviews with two dozen gay Catholic priests and seminarians in 13...
February 21, 2019 - 8:27am
February 19, 2019
'The pope ignored them': Alleged abuse of deaf children on two continents points to Vatican failings
LUJAN DE CUYO, Argentina -When investigators swept in and raided the religious Antonio Provolo Institute for the Deaf, they uncovered one of...
February 19, 2019 - 10:21am
February 11, 2019
Legislative committee kills bill that would have opened window for child sex abuse suits
PIERRE, S.D. -- A South Dakota legislative committee has killed a bill that could have broadened the window for survivors of childhood sexual...
February 11, 2019 - 7:39pm