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Christian woman told to remove headscarf for driver's license photo
Trump to meet Mexican president Wednesday
Wife recounts 73-year-old husband's Devils Lake survival story
Totem pole, Washington state tribes join pipeline protest
Grand Forks teacher wins $100,000 Powerball lottery drawing
crime and courts
What other QBs are out there for Vikings to snare?
BOYS SOCCER: Scoreless at Cushman
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Firebirds sweep Knights
From candied bacon to mini donut beer, treats can be fun at Minnesota State Fair
Liven up your desk space with color and accessories
Finding the way to FIT
BOOKNOTES: "Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up," "Downsizing the Family Home"
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
life & style
William Hartley Eckes
Betty Jean (Engen) Cariveau
Norman Morris Hanson
Tony Dorn Jr. elk
East Grand Forks girl treated for cancer goes on family houseboat adventure
Late August is hummingbird season
NICE FISH: Great catches around the region
OUTDOORS CALENDAR: Biking, birding, hunting events around the region
Grand Forks has nothing to fear from smog rules
UND sports can't be exempted from cuts
Port: Law enforcement at pipeline protests take precautions after social media threats
Port: ND mom fights to make college campuses safe for young men
MIKE JACOBS: Despite reports, North Dakota isn't broke
50th Wedding Anniversary
August 29, 2016
Islamic State claims wedding suicide bombing that killed 15 people
BAGHDAD—Islamic State has claimed a suicide bombing that killed at least 15 people and injured 16 at a wedding party near the holy Shi'ite...
August 29, 2016 - 7:32am
August 28, 2016
New massacre reports show U.S. inability to curb Iraq militias
WASHINGTON—Shi'ite militias in Iraq detained, tortured and abused far more Sunni civilians during the American-backed capture of the town...
August 28, 2016 - 6:37am
August 22, 2016
Iraqi police remove suicide belt from 11-year-old
Iraqi police detained an 11-year-old boy near a Shi'ite mosque in Kirkuk city on Sunday, Aug. 21, after removing a suicide vest from him. Kurdish...
August 22, 2016 - 10:58am
April 30, 2016
Protesters storm Baghdad's Green Zone in unprecedented breach
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Moqtada al-Sadr stormed into Baghdad's Green Zone on Saturday and set up...
April 30, 2016 - 2:12pm
February 4, 2016
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take Islamic State offline
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iraq is trying to persuade satellite firms to halt Internet services in areas under Islamic State's rule, seeking to deal a...
February 4, 2016 - 3:30pm
December 29, 2015
Iraq's Abadi plants flag in Ramadi to mark Islamic State defeat
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi planted the national flag in Ramadion Tuesday after the army retook the city center from Islamic State a...
December 29, 2015 - 6:30pm
December 24, 2015
Somber Christmas for Iraq's Christians under threat from Islamic State
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - With Christmas falling this year a day after Prophet Mohammad's birthday, the city of Baghdad is holding Christmas celebrations...
December 24, 2015 - 6:45pm
Minnesota veteran recalls Christmas in Iraq
Sterling Molby of rural Brainerd spent his first Christmas away from home as an infantryman on his first tour in Iraq. That first stint happened...
December 24, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 9, 2015
In IS stronghold, residents trapped in 'sealed casket' as Iraqi forces close in
As Iraqi forces close in on the western city of Ramadi, thousands of civilians are effectively being held hostage inside by Islamic State militants...
December 9, 2015 - 5:15pm
December 1, 2015
U.S. deploying new force to Iraq to boost fight against Islamic State
The United States said on Tuesday it was deploying a new force of special operations troops to Iraq to conduct raids against Islamic State there...
December 1, 2015 - 7:30pm
November 21, 2015
U.S., allies launch 42 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria - military
The United States and its allies targeted Islamic State with 20 air strikes in Iraq and 22 in Syria on Friday, the U.S. military said.
November 21, 2015 - 5:45pm
November 15, 2015
Clinton plays defense on Iraq, Wall Street at Democratic debate
DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton playeddefense over her 2003 vote backing the U.S. invasion...
November 15, 2015 - 5:45pm
October 30, 2015
U.S. to send special forces to Syria, truce sought after peace talks
The United States disclosed plans on Friday to station the first American boots on the ground in Syria in the war against Islamic State fighters,...
October 30, 2015 - 7:15pm
October 25, 2015
U.S.-led forces carry out 22 air strikes in Iraq: U.S. military
The U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria carried out 22 air strikes on Saturday, most of them against targets near the Iraqi towns of Kisik, Ramadi and Sinjar, the U.S. military said on Sunday.
October 25, 2015 - 4:00pm
October 23, 2015
Kurds say joint raid with U.S. in Iraq aimed to free their fighters
U.S. and Kurdish special forces who raided a compound in northern Iraq were acting on intelligence that Kurdish fighters were being imprisoned there by Islamic State, a source in the Kurdistan Region Security Council said on Friday.
October 23, 2015 - 5:45pm