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Melford 'Gene' Andersen
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Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
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December 8, 2013
No. 3 Justice Department official to visit Dakotas
FARGO — A high-ranking U.S. Department of Justice official making a trip to the Dakotas for a tribal nations meeting says the agency...
December 8, 2013 - 4:16pm
December 6, 2013
Hearing on violence against children set
BISMARCK — The U.S. attorney general’s task force on violence against American Indian and Alaskan Native children will hold its first public hearing in Bismarck on Monday, the Department of Justice said. It’s one of four public hearings around the country that the advisory...
December 6, 2013 - 7:36am
October 29, 2013
People ‘Take Back the Night’ at UJ
Women and men gathered together Monday to shed light on the problem of domestic violence as part of the Take Back the Night event Monday at the...
October 29, 2013 - 7:08am
October 8, 2013
Sjodin's mother speaking at UND
GRAND FORKS -- Linda Walker, the mother of slain University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin and an advocate for victims of violence, will speak at 7 tonight at the "Take Back the Night" rally in UND's Memorial Union Ballroom, the university said. Since Sjodin's kidnapping and...
October 8, 2013 - 7:37am
February 9, 2013
Chicago remembers teen victim of city gun violence
CHICAGO (AP) -- Hundreds of mourners and dignitaries, including first lady Michelle Obama, stood and applauded the family of a 15-year-old Chicago girl for their strength Saturday, a week and a half after her death brought national attention to the city's staggering gun violence. One...
February 9, 2013 - 5:00pm
March 28, 2012
Bar operators want less violence in bars
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) -- Operators of several bars in Wahpeton and neighboring Breckenridge, Minn., are banding together to try to reduce violence after a string of incidents in recent months. Sportsman's Lounge manager Gerald Pulvermacher told the Daily News that the "zero tolerance"...
March 28, 2012 - 7:36am
February 8, 2012
EU threatens new sanctions on Syria
BASSEM MROUE Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) -- The European Union will impose harsher sanctions on Syria, a senior EU official said Wednesday, as Russia tried to broker talks between the vice president and the opposition to calm violence. Activists reported at least 50 killed in...
February 8, 2012 - 11:00pm
October 12, 2011
Kansas' capital city repeals law against domestic violence
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- Leaders in Kansas' capital city repealed a local law against domestic violence late Tuesday as part of a controversial plan that supporters blamed on budget concerns but victims' advocates chastised as austerity run amok. Topeka's city council and mayor voted...
October 12, 2011 - 6:52am
January 27, 2011
Domestic violence shelter in Grafton to reopen
An overnight shelter for battered women in Grafton, N.D., will reopen next week after closing for more than half a year, officials there said. Lack of funding initially forced Domestic Violence and Abuse Center Inc. to close the shelter in July, but it was an inability to hire workers...
January 27, 2011 - 7:38am
January 7, 2011
Other views: Open eyes to domestic violence
No doubt, North Dakota is a safe state. Unofficial homicide statistics for 2010 show there were 10 homicides in the state this year, down five from last year. Those numbers are relatively low when compared to most other states. And while there's no such thing as an acceptable number...
January 7, 2011 - 7:28am
December 28, 2010
European anarchists grow more violent, coordinated
ROME (AP) -- A loosely linked movement of European anarchists who want to bring down state and financial institutions is becoming more violent and coordinated after decades out of the spotlight, and may be responding to social tensions spawned by the continent's financial crisis,...
December 28, 2010 - 11:00pm
December 27, 2010
Two mutilated bodies found in southern Mexico
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) -- Police in the Mexican resort of Acapulco found the decapitated bodies of two men in front of a bar where 11 men were reportedly abducted earlier this month, officials said Monday. Shell casings from assault rifles and two handwritten messages whose contents...
December 27, 2010 - 6:29pm
Christmas weekend violence kills 38 in Nigeria
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Dozens of armed men attacked the church, dragging the pastor out of his home and shooting him to death. Two young men from the choir rehearsing for a late-night carol service also were slain. The group of about 30 attackers armed with guns and knives even...
December 27, 2010 - 12:03am
October 14, 2010
Serbia grapples with surge in far-right violence
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) -- Thousands of black-clad young men rampage through downtown Belgrade, hurling Molotov cocktails and stun grenades at police trying to protect a gay-rights march. Soccer fans throw flares and fireworks onto the pitch during a championship qualifier match, forcing...
October 14, 2010 - 4:25pm
September 7, 2010
Gunmen burst into factory in Honduras, kill 15
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) -- Men armed with assault rifles burst into a shoe factory and opened fire Tuesday, killing at least 15 workers and wounding eight, Honduran authorities said. National police spokesman Leonel Sauceda called the attack in the northern city of San Pedro...
September 7, 2010 - 9:06pm