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Mueller's handling of cooperating witnesses suggests Russia probe may be winding down
Bomb threats demanding Bitcoin reported across region, nation
Federal appeals court rejects landowner arguments on DAPL easements
In the record for Dec. 13, 2018
Western South Dakota ex-police chief pleads guilty to sexual contact with minor
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Struggles haven't hurt Kearse's confidence
NDSU elevates defensive coordinator Entz to head coach
TRAC hosts annual 3-on-3 basketball tourney
McFeely: In odd situation, Klieman sure Bison will be prepared for SDSU
PINNING MACHINE: Paynter scores two pins, Jimmies split duals
Rob Port: North Dakota has seen a significant drop in student loan debt loads
Port: Legislative pettiness leads to marginalization of Burgum’s conservative budget
Rob Port: Governor Burgum, Senator-elect Cramer tell NDGOP in letter not to give up open primary
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
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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
Community calendar of events for Dec. 13, 2018
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Births for Dec. 4, 2018
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December 11, 2018
Democrats finally went after Trump, face to face
President Donald Trump has been among the most unpopular new presidents in history for almost the entirety of his first two years in office....
December 11, 2018 - 3:38pm
GOP senators lament, and Pelosi celebrates after testy Oval Office fight over border wall
With cameras rolling, Democrats refuse President Trump's demands on building a border wall; he threatens a shutdown.
December 11, 2018 - 12:23pm
December 10, 2018
Pelosi, Schumer to meet with Trump, offer $1.3 billion for border as shutdown looms
WASHINGTON - Democratic leaders plan to offer President Donald Trump $1.3 billion in funding for a border fence when they meet Tuesday at the...
December 10, 2018 - 8:30pm
November 28, 2018
Democrats nominate Rep. Nancy Pelosi for House speaker
Dems' show of strength that will be tested when the full House votes in January.
November 28, 2018 - 4:48pm
November 26, 2018
What do the midterm elections mean for agriculture?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The midterm elections resulted in the Democrats regaining control in the House and Republicans picking up additional seats in the Senate. Washington insiders say with the split government, agriculture and the rest of the country need to prepare for even more...
November 26, 2018 - 7:35am
November 18, 2018
Incoming Democrats weigh Pelosi vote
WASHINGTON - Rep.-elect Donna Shalala, D-Fla., a contemporary of House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi but one of the newest additions to her...
November 18, 2018 - 4:30pm
November 15, 2018
Pelosi says she has the votes to become the next House speaker
The California Democrat played down concerns about the more than one dozen members of her party demanding fresh leadership.
November 15, 2018 - 1:57pm
November 14, 2018
Pelosi seeks to shore up votes for speaker; McConnell,Schumer keep top Senate spots
WASHINGTON - With last week's midterms largely in the rearview mirror, leadership elections are the order of the day on Capitol Hill. In morning...
November 14, 2018 - 12:14pm
November 7, 2018
Democrats ready their new gavels to investigate Trump
WASHINGTON - House Democrats are prepared to open multiple investigations of President Donald Trump when they take control in January but are...
November 7, 2018 - 8:56pm
Nancy Pelosi poised to retake speaker's gavel with no clear challenger
Nancy Pelosi is poised to take back the House speaker's gavel with the new Democratic majority, rebounding as the face of her party in a political...
November 7, 2018 - 9:27am
August 22, 2018
Democrats walk careful line as GOP warns against impeachment
WASHINGTON - A day after President Donald Trump's former lawyer implicated him in directing a crime, Democratic leaders sharpened their election-year...
August 22, 2018 - 8:22pm
August 3, 2018
Former state GOP leader, claiming to be Christ, said God told him to kill his mother's dog, police say
A former leader of the South Carolina Republican Party known for his incendiary tweets about Trayvon Martin, Nancy Pelosi and others is now facing...
August 3, 2018 - 2:38pm
May 1, 2018
Pelosi says she'll run for speaker, as more swing-district Democrats look for alternative
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi reiterated Tuesday that she will run for speaker of the House if her party wins majority...
May 1, 2018 - 7:33pm
March 23, 2018
Congress passes $1.3 trillion, 2,232-page budget with little time to spare
WASHINGTON - Congress cleared a sweeping $1.3 trillion spending bill early Friday that doles out enormous increases to military and domestic...
March 23, 2018 - 7:28am
February 8, 2018
Budget deal hits turbulence in House from Pelosi, conservatives
The Senate is poised to quickly pass a bipartisan budget deal Thursday that would avert a government shutdown and suspend the federal debt ceiling,...
February 8, 2018 - 9:50am