STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Senators' message to U is to be accountable
By Danielle Killey and Don Davis
Minnesota senators easily approved a higher education budget bill Wednesday 46-18, but debate made it clear they want to hold the public schools accountable for spendi... Posted on 4/18/13 at 9:18 AM
THE NEW FORTY I missed it.
I missed all the excitement today at NDSU.A credible bomb threat that resulted in a campus-wide evacuation. Whoa - scary stuff and big news. Today's bomb threat was the third bomb threat in North Dako... Posted on 9/14/12 at 9:41 PM
OH LOOK, A SHINY THING! Beautiful Images
There's quite a bit going on here at the Daily Globe today, so I thought I'd link three galleries of beautiful images and leave it at that.
Two are historical; the rest are historic.
In the late 186... Posted on 9/27/10 at 8:22 PM
Police are looking for the person who left an explosive device in St. Cloud that caused an evacuation. Authorities said Monday the device was an explosive made from a CO2 cartridge, or "cricket bomb" and had a fuse.
A Minnesota man was arrested on a firearms charge Friday after federal authorities found Molotov cocktails, suspected pipe bombs and guns during a search of his Montevideo home, according to a criminal complaint and affidavit.
The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings acknowledged to the FBI his role in the attacks but did so before he was advised of his constitutional rights to keep quiet and seek a lawyer, officials said Wednesday.
LARA JAKES, MATT APUZZO, and RODRIQUE NGOWI
, April 24, 2013
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday railed against the "cowardly" terrorists responsible for the attack that killed five Americans in Afghanistan, including a "selfless, idealistic" young diplomat on a mission to donate books to students.
Militants staged two suicide attacks that killed at least 18 people on Saturday, the first full day of U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's visit to Afghanistan. They were a fresh reminder of the challenges posed by insurgents to the U.S.-led NATO force as it hands over the country's security to the Afghans.
Kimberly Dozier and Rahim Faiez
, March 09, 2013
A bomb threat called into the Grand Forks Walmart shortly after 6:30 p.m. Friday prompted an evacuation of the store.
Police searched the building and found no evidence of a bomb, according to Sgt. Barb McLeod. She declined to comment on where the caller, a male voice, said the bomb was located.
The 25 barrels recovered last summer from the depths of Lake Superior were dumped there 50 years ago under orders of the U.S. Army. Inside were scrapped cluster bombs — a new weapon considered top-secret by U.S. officials who didn’t want the design to fall into enemy hands at the height of the Cold War.
A bomb hidden in a water tank ripped through a crowded vegetable market in a mostly Shiite neighborhood in a southwestern Pakistani city Saturday, killing at least 65 people and wounding nearly 200, officials said.
A suicide bomber attacked the funeral service today of a Pakistani tribesman opposed to the Taliban, killing 25 people,police said, two days after Taliban gunmen killed four children from another district in conflict with the militant network.
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