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Former Fargo priest facing sexual abuse charges extradited to US
After Alabama loss, Trump has ambitious plans to campaign in 2018 midterms
CDC gets list of forbidden words: fetus, transgender, diversity
40th anniversary of the Willmar 8: First bank strike in Minnesota was in Willmar
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James Madison causes 10 turnovers and runs past South Dakota State in FCS semifinals
No. 12 Gonzaga needs OT to edge North Dakota 89-83
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Dumba's 2 goals not enough as Wild fall 3-2 to Oilers
Kolpack: In FCS football recruiting, geography is NDSU's friend, not foe
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Five myths about bitcoin
Commentary: Heitkamp sends email to constituents retracting misleading tax reform talking point
Letter to the editor: Don’t create permanent class of super rich
No need to plan kindness this season
Florence "Dolly" Footitt
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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
Trinity seeking food donations
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Community calendar of events for Dec. 16, 2017
Community calendar of events for Dec. 15, 2017
Marriage licenses for Dec. 16, 2017
June 8, 2017
Prisoners smoke joints, show off phones in prison videos
Nashville, TN -- A video posted on the Facebook page of a Tennessee prisoner shows him wearing a mask and smoking from a makeshift bong while...
June 8, 2017 - 11:22am
June 2, 2017
NDHP seeks Jamestown escapee
The North Dakota Highway Patrol is seeking a woman who escaped from the Tompkins Rehabilitation and Corrections Center in the North Dakota State Hospital in Jamestown around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 1.
June 2, 2017 - 6:18am
May 30, 2017
In ND's Cass County, officials concerned about local cost of slowing inmate boom
FARGO — Cass County officials like the goals of new laws that aim to stem rising incarceration rates in North Dakota's jails and prisons,...
May 30, 2017 - 9:13pm
May 7, 2017
Inmates picking up classes at North Dakota State Penitentiary
BISMARCK — When Darryl Jarvis grew up in West Virginia, he didn't care much for school. In fact, he dropped out when he turned 16. "If I couldn't understand it, they wouldn't explain it," he said. "When I got behind on classes, it got old." Now, Jarvis, 28, is locked up at the...
May 7, 2017 - 6:00am
February 2, 2017
Delaware prison officer dead, one in hospital after uprising
Police stormed a prison building in Delaware on Thursday to end an 18-1/2-hour hostage standoff by prisoners that left one corrections officer dead and another injured.The officers, who had been held as hostages, were removed at about 5 a.m. from the James T.
February 2, 2017 - 9:53am
February 1, 2017
Five hostages taken, one released at Delaware prison
Prisoners took five hostages at a Delaware prison on Wednesday, later releasing one and entering into negotiations with state and federal authorities...
February 1, 2017 - 5:12pm
January 20, 2017
FBI employee gets two years in prison for acting as Chinese agent
NEW YORK - A former FBI employee in New York was sentenced to two years in prison on Friday after admitting that he illegally acted at the direction...
January 20, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 6, 2017
Pope calls for humane prisons after riot
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis appealed on Wednesday for prisoners around the world to be treated humanely following the deadliest jail riot in...
January 6, 2017 - 6:46am
January 2, 2017
Brazil drug gangs spark prison riot, at least 56 dead
BRASILIA - A prison riot has left at least 56 dead, with decapitated bodies thrown over prison walls in the bloodiest violence in more than two...
January 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
December 29, 2016
U.S. imprisonment rate falls to lowest since 1997 - Justice Dept.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. prison population fell the most in almost four decades to 1.53 million inmates in 2015, resulting in the lowest rate of incarceration in a generation, the Department of Justice said on Thursday.
December 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 8, 2016
Gunman in deadly L.A. airport attack sentenced to life in prison
November 8, 2016 - 1:00am
November 4, 2016
Wall Street scion Caspersen gets 4 years in prison for $38.5 mln fraud
NEW YORK - Former Wall Street executive Andrew Caspersen was sentenced on Friday to four years in prison for engaging in what prosecutors say was a Ponzi-like scheme to defraud investors including family members and friends out of $38.5 million.
November 4, 2016 - 8:00pm
October 19, 2016
ND woman who shot husband won’t face charges
ST. THOMAS, N.D. — A woman who shot her husband at their home in St. Thomas will not face charges, but her spouse could spend more than 30 years in prison after investigators said he was the first to pull the trigger. Brandon Allen Thompson, 31, was charged last week in Pembina...
October 19, 2016 - 7:31am
October 14, 2016
U.S. Navy investigator sentenced to 12 years in bribery case
A former Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) agent was sentenced on Friday to 12 years in federal prison for leaking information to a defense contractor in exchange for cash, luxury travel and the services of prostitutes, the U.S.
October 14, 2016 - 10:00pm
October 8, 2016
Massive Maryland prison corruption case highlights national issue
WASHINGTON - A massive federal racketeering and drug-trafficking case at Maryland's biggest prison offers a glimpse at the deep roots of corruption that criminal justice experts say grips the U.S.
October 8, 2016 - 1:00pm