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December 9, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before departing the White House in Washington, Dec. 7, 2018. Trump on Friday said he intended to nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general during the first Bush administration from 1991 to 1993, to return as head of the Justice Department. Trump also announced that Heather Nauert, the chief State Department spokeswoman, is his pick to be the next ambassador to the United Nations. (Samuel Corum/Copyright 2018/The New York Times)
Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
6 hours 44 min ago
From left, Joe Peters, William Calli and Julie Zylich chat before a Scouts BSA information session. Last month, the Girl Scouts filed a lawsuit against the Boy Scouts for creating unfair competition. Washington Post photo by Jahi Chikwendiu
Recruitment war sets up battle for the sexes
8 hours 42 min ago
Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and longtime fixer, leaving federal court in New York, Aug. 21, 2018. The Manhattan district attorney’s office is considering pursuing criminal charges against the Trump Organization and two senior company officials in connection with Cohen’s hush money payment to an adult film actress. (Andres Kudacki/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Russians interacted with at least 14 Trump associates during the campaign and transition
10 hours 16 min ago
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
13 hours 21 min ago
Former FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence in Washington on June 8, 2017. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Comey defends FBI and himself in interview with House panels
15 hours 40 min ago
December 8, 2018
Southwest South Dakota woman arrested after fatal stabbing
December 8, 2018 - 5:56pm
The exterior view of the White House on Sept. 8, 2007.  Jay Pickthorn / The Forum
Party on? The White House's holiday press soiree may be a ghost of Christmas past
December 8, 2018 - 5:20pm
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 29, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Congress will have to 'start impeachment' process after Cohen filings, former Nixon counsel says
December 8, 2018 - 2:32pm
Language Arts teacher Jackie Brown teaches her class about coding in her sixth grade reading class. Photo Credit: Austin Howard
North Dakota students learn code for Computer Science Education Week
December 8, 2018 - 1:12pm
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with North Korean defectors at the White House in February 2018. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly will leave by year's end, Trump says
December 8, 2018 - 12:44pm
Vials of medical marijuana sit on a shelf at a Harvest Health and Recreation facility. The company plans to open medical marijuana dispensaries in Williston and the Bismarck-Mandan area. Courtesy of Harvest Health and Recreation
After two-year wait, ND is likely months away from distributing medical marijuana
December 8, 2018 - 12:03pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
McConnell resists pressure to move on criminal justice overhaul, angering some in GOP
December 8, 2018 - 11:13am
General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, left, talks to Gen. Mark Milley, chief of staff with the U.S. Army, in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Joshua Roberts
Trump announces Gen. Mark Milley as next Joint Chiefs chairman
December 8, 2018 - 10:41am
North Dakota University System Chancellor Mark Hagerott is seen in Grand Forks in 2017. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service
Proposed $90M bump in North Dakota higher ed funding comes with another cut
December 8, 2018 - 10:36am
James Alex Fields Jr., left, in a crowd of white nationalists in Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 12, 2017. Hours later, the police say, he killed a 32-year-old woman and injured 19 other people by driving a car into a line of other cars. (Hawes Spencer/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Self-professed neo-Nazi convicted of first-degree murder in car-ramming that killed one, injured dozens
December 8, 2018 - 9:17am