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A 71-year-old Florida man tied a gun to a weather balloon to fake his own murder, police say
Jaguar escapes zoo and moves from one enclosure to next, killing trapped animals
'Drowning is a cultural problem': Recent drowning illustrates alarming trend
Deadly tornado prompts call for improving RV park safety standards
An 11-million-ton iceberg threatens a tiny village in Greenland
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VAR plays key role in World Cup final, but was it the way FIFA intended?
Sports Shorts: July 16
Ruthless Djokovic outplays Anderson to end title drought
France lifts second World Cup after winning classic final
SEIDLER SAILS: Veteran highlights action-packed night at Jamestown Speedway
Commentary: The subtle deception we all face
Commentary: Summer 'movecation' is no holiday
Commentary: Are capricious state regulators contributing to ND's child care shortage?
Even in dark times, hang on to hope
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
A decorating dream in the White House: SD native spends three days as volunteer decorator sty White House
What you need in your winter survival kit
Keep the plant that makes a difference
Ride to Silence the Stigma
A storm was ruining this beach wedding. Then a total stranger made the bride an offer.
It's a classic
Community calendar of events for July 14, 2018
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July 11, 2018
Trump seeks to reassure anxious farmers being hurt by his trade war with China
President Donald Trump on Wednesday, July 11, sought to allay rising anxiety among farmers about the impact of his trade war with China, promising...
July 11, 2018 - 3:19pm
Trump lashes out at allies and then asks them to double their defense spending goals
BRUSSELS - President Donald Trump called Wednesday for NATO leaders to double their defense spending commitments, hours after he delivered a...
July 11, 2018 - 1:05pm
The 7 senators most likely to cross party lines on Trump's Supreme Court pick
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, could have a relatively clear path to confirmation in...
July 11, 2018 - 10:55am
July 10, 2018
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's vote for Trump's SCOTUS nominee could be 'crucial'
BISMARCK—Less than a day after President Donald Trump announced his nominee to fill retiring U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy's...
July 10, 2018 - 7:01pm
Trump pardons Oregon cattle ranchers in case that sparked 41-day occupation of national wildlife refuge
President Donald Trump on Tuesday granted pardons to father-and-son cattle ranchers in southeastern Oregon who were sentenced to serve prison time on two separate occasions for the same charges of arson on public lands. The return to prison of Dwight Hammond Jr. and Steven Hammond...
July 10, 2018 - 11:30am
Federal judge denies Trump administration's request to indefinitely detain families
A federal judge in California Monday rejected the Trump administration's request to indefinitely detain immigrant families apprehended at the border, calling it an attempt by the federal government to simply "light a match" to a two-decade-old settlement that set strict standards...
July 10, 2018 - 10:42am
Paul Manafort asks judge to bar evidence at trial from his former lobbying disclosure attorney
WASHINGTON - Attorneys for Paul Manafort have asked a federal judge to bar prosecutors from presenting evidence at his Washington trial this...
July 10, 2018 - 10:39am
Trump takes another shot at NATO as he prepares to meet with alliance leaders
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Tuesday that an upcoming summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin might be easier than a gathering...
July 10, 2018 - 10:22am
Ex-Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn expected back in court for first time since guilty plea
WASHINGTON - Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, is scheduled to appear in federal court Tuesday morning...
July 10, 2018 - 7:14am
Commentary: Heitkamp snubs Trump invite to SCOTUS nominee announcement
This is an interesting choice given how much energy Senator Heidi Heitkamp, as well as her campaign and media surrogates, have put into promoting...
July 10, 2018 - 5:40am
July 9, 2018
Battle for the Supreme Court begins as Heitkamp faces protests, ads, pressure
WASHINGTON—Antiabortion activists plan to descend upon the home-state offices of three key Democratic senators, including North Dakota...
July 9, 2018 - 9:19pm
Brett Kavanaugh is nominated by Trump to succeed Supreme Court Justice Kennedy
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Monday nominated federal judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, elevating a conservative stalwart...
July 9, 2018 - 8:55pm
Government won't meet Tuesday deadline to reunite separated parents, children
SAN DIEGO - The Trump administration told a federal judge Monday that the government will not meet Tuesday's deadline for reuniting all of the...
July 9, 2018 - 2:32pm
Commentary: Donald likes Heidi more than Kevin
FARGO — What are we to make of "The Hug," or more apt, the non-hug? By now, anyone who pays attention to Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., knows...
July 9, 2018 - 7:32am
As Trumpism takes hold, Republicans face increasing pressure to embrace policies they once opposed
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's transformation of the Republican Party is taking full root - with the president in recent days shunning...
July 9, 2018 - 6:49am