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January 11, 2017
Pipeline protester accused of terrorizing journalists turns himself in
MANDAN, N.D. — A Dakota Access Pipeline protester accused of terrorizing a vehicle full of journalists and recklessly driving a pickup in the protest area and then fleeing police turned himself into the Morton County Sheriff's Department. James White of Cannon Ball, N.D., ...
January 11, 2017 - 6:46am
December 29, 2016
Five arrested in day of pipeline protests
MANDAN — Five Dakota Access Pipeline protesters were arrested Tuesday during a day that included a SWAT team responded to trespassing reports near the pipeline route. In a news release, the Morton County Sheriff’s Office said protesters gathered several times on the Backwater...
December 29, 2016 - 6:57am
December 28, 2016
Minneapolis, don't shun Wells Fargo over DAPL
There's a quote that's often attributed to Winston Churchill, but really belongs to another former British prime minister, Harold Macmillan. It goes like this: "Jaw, jaw is better than war, war." The Minneapolis City Council should take note - not because of the quote's origin, but...
December 28, 2016 - 7:46am
December 19, 2016
Gunfire erupts across Kinshasa as Congolese protest Kabila
KINSHASA - Gunfire could be heard in several districts of Kinshasa early on Tuesday, as demonstrators demanded that President Joseph Kabila step down after his mandate expired at midnight.Reuters witnesses in various parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital city heard repeated...
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December 19, 2016 - 7:00pm
Only the hardiest remain at Dakota protest camp
CANNON BALL, N.D. - Two weeks after a victory in their fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline, most protesters have cleared out of the main...
December 19, 2016 - 6:48am
Leader of Standing Rock tribe not 'sellout'
It is disappointing, but not surprising, that Standing Rock Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II is being savaged on social media and by other means for asking Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to pack up and go home. He made the request several days ago as extreme winter weather closed...
December 19, 2016 - 6:42am
December 17, 2016
Venezuela postpones currency move after chaos, protests
CARACAS — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro suspended on Saturday the elimination of the country's largest denomination bill, which had sparked...
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December 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
December 13, 2016
Dalrymple, Archambault meet over pipeline protests
MANDAN, N.D. — North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple met with Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Dave Archambault II late Monday for almost three hours to discuss the ongoing protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. A news release from the governor’s...
December 13, 2016 - 2:03pm
December 8, 2016
Letter to the editor: Be respectful of other’s opinions
So my kids have naturally been asking questions about the pipeline protests. Today has given me a chance to think a little bit. Applying the rule of thumb with any crowd and any topic, any size of 85 percent will be “rule abiding” compared to 15 percent “bad apples.” I came...
December 8, 2016 - 7:40am
December 6, 2016
Three men still being sought, accused of crimes at pipeline protest
MANDAN, N.D.—Three persons are still being sought early this week for what the Morton County Sheriff's Department said were felony crimes during a Dakota Access Pipeline protest on Oct. 27. The crimes took place, said the department, near the Backwater Bridge, a flashpoint for...
December 6, 2016 - 7:00am
November 29, 2016
Duluth exhibition will support Standing Rock
DULUTH, Minn.—Addressing the North Dakota pipeline protests that are the largest tribal movement in more than a century, Wendy Savage talked...
November 29, 2016 - 6:48am
November 23, 2016
Sudan security forces arrest opposition leaders amid protests
KHARTOUM - Sudan arrested four opposition leaders on Wednesday including veteran politician Sadiq Youssef as part of a crackdown on protests, the country's opposition coalition said. Khartoum has seen a series of small but rare protests over the past week amid rising prices and government...
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November 23, 2016 - 7:00pm
Stenehjem rules Dakota Access purchase of ranch legal
BISMARCK—The recent land purchase by Dakota Access LLC of ranch land along the Dakota Access Pipeline route is in compliance with state corporate farming law, according to North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. Stenehjem said Tuesday in a press release that, in his initial...
November 23, 2016 - 6:44am
November 21, 2016
Speech by tribal leaders should go on
Relations between the state of North Dakota and its American Indian nations in the modern era have never been as strained as they are now. Tensions from the ongoing demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline - a project backed by the state but vehemently opposed by the...
November 21, 2016 - 6:55am
November 13, 2016
U.S. protesters plan fifth day of marches against Trump presidency
NEW YORK - Demonstrators across the United States planned to take to the streets for a fifth straight day on Sunday to protest President-elect Donald Trump, whose campaign manager said President Barack Obama and Democrat Hillary Clinton should support a peaceful transition. Protests...
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November 13, 2016 - 1:44pm