Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

news

August 22, 2017
DeAnna Carlson Zink, CEO of the UND Alumni Association and Foundation, discussed the state of her organization Tuesday at an annual address at the Gorecki Alumni Center. The UND Foundation raised about $40 million in fiscal year 2017 and hopes to raise $52 million in the current year. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
UND Foundation sees $40M in donations for fiscal year
13 hours 45 min ago
Brooke Riendeau sets up produce and preserves at the Mobile Farmer's Market outside of the YMCA Tuesday. (Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Trolley brings fresh produce to neighborhood spots
14 hours 34 min ago
Joe Arpaio, the former Maricopa County sheriff, at his new office in Fountain Hills, Ariz., May 5, 2017. Arpaio was convicted on July 31 of defying a court order to stop rounding up immigrants, and he may face jail time — another rebuke for a once-popular politician who was voted out of office last year. (Courtney Pedroza/The New York Times)
Trump will not pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio at Phoenix rally, White House says
15 hours 48 min ago
Ecstasy pills designed to look like President Trump were recovered by German police. (MUST CREDIT: Polizei Osnabrück)
German police confiscate $12,000 worth of orange ecstasy pills with Trump's name, face all over them
17 hours 39 min ago
In an undated handout photo, Kim Wall, who vanished on Aug. 10, when she left the port of Copenhagen on the UC3 Nautilus, a submarine built and operated by Peter Madsen. Madsen is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge even though Wall, a journalist, remains missing. (Tom Wall via The New York Times)
Police find headless torso in search for journalist believed killed on submarine
18 hours 23 min ago
President Donald Trump walks with President Xi Jinping of China at the Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Fla., April, 7, 2017. In a diplomatic gamble, Trump is seeking to enlist China as a peacemaker in the bristling nuclear-edged dispute with North Korea at the very moment he plans to ratchet up conflict with Beijing over trade issues that have animated his political rise. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
U.S. sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North Korea
18 hours 31 min ago
Jason Kessler, organizer for Unite the Right, a gathering of white nationalists, is escorted away from his news conference after he was punched, at City Hall in Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 13, 2017, The incident comes the day after a rally and counter-protests in the city resulted in violence, injuries and a death. (Edu Bayer/The New York Times)
The man who organized the Charlottesville rally is in hiding - and too toxic for the alt-right
19 hours 12 min ago
In 2015, five girls out of every 100,000 between the ages of 15 and 19 committed suicide in the United States, according to newly released data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Antonio Guillem/Dreamstime/TNS)
Rate of suicide among teen girls reaches 40-year high
21 hours 24 sec ago
August 21, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his strategy for the war in Afghanistan during an address to the nation from Fort Myer, Virginia, U.S., August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Trump clears way for troop increase in Afghanistan as part of retooled strategy
August 21, 2017 - 8:57pm
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources workers expect a Barred Owl, similar to this, is what attacked the girl.  File photo
Owl attack prompts Minnesota state park trail closure
August 21, 2017 - 5:57pm
Car crashes into eclipse-watching Kentucky crowd, woman killed
August 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
Stock Image / Flickr
Your car is now worth less than you think
August 21, 2017 - 4:59pm
Joel Friedman gets an MMR (measles- mumps-rubella) vaccination from Dov Landra, a physician assistant, at the Quality Health Center in New York, Feb. 23, 2010. Adults born after 1957 who have not been vaccinated, as well as all infants and children, should get the measles vaccine, which in the U.S. is given in one or two doses as the measles-mumps-rubella, or MMR, vaccine. (David Goldman/The New York Times)
Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
August 21, 2017 - 4:32pm
A farmhand loads genetically modified corn seed into a planter on Bo Stone’s farm in Rowland, N.C., April 20, 2016. Genetically modified seeds have not reduced pesticide use or produced better gains in yield than in Western Europe, where such seeds are banned. Stone uses GM seeds but says he’s choosing based on other characteristics as well. “No GM trait for us is a silver bullet,” Stone said. (Jeremy M. Lange/The New York Times)
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
August 21, 2017 - 2:48pm
Security outside Trump Tower, on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, June 20, 2017. With Melania and Barron Trump moved to the White House, the security around Trump Tower has loosened. But for some shopkeepers, the past six months has taken too great a toll. (Justin Gilliland/The New York Times)
Secret Service says it will run out of money to protect Trump and his family Sept. 30
August 21, 2017 - 2:33pm
randomness