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A divided Washington comes together in support of John McCain, 'an American hero'
Pa. parents sent to prison for 'gifting' six daughters as 'sex slaves' to self-proclaimed prophet
GREAT INDOORS: An easy Beauty and the Beast cake fit for a princess
Strinden Center razed in first of UND campus demolitions
Top lawyer at Minot air base under investigation
crime and courts
A 'who-done-it' murder mystery, musical theatre, outdoor music -- it's all here
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
'Walking Dead' stuntman reportedly died after missing safety cushion by inches
Amid rumors, Britney Spears will 'not' perform at Super Bowl in Minneapolis, Pepsi executive says
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Marilyn Hagerty: Little Bangkok brings Thailand to East Grand Forks
Marilyn Hagerty: WITS on wheels roll to Iowa
Marilyn Hagerty: Never fear, the bells are near
Health Matters: What causes pancreatitis?
Wednesday's local scoreboard
A night at the GF go-kart track
Minnesota United, Houston play to scoreless draw
Johnson, Spieth favorites as British Open begins
Twins' Kennys Vargas still struggling to find foothold in majors
Charles O. Rygg
Nancy J. Lembke
William "Bill" Joyner
Jason S. Boppre
Doug Leier: Know the rules to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay
Jason Laumb halibut
Peregrine chick found dead in nest box
Brayden Puppe sunfish, rock bass and largemouth
Aquatic nuisance species remain relatively scarce in N.D. waters
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
George Will: Tomorrow: It's only a day away
Port: A jaded conservative acknowledges government competence
Our view: Who voted for these people? We did
Crash victims' friends describe 'heartbreaking' day
social security Q & A
May 30, 2015
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Medicare coverage for a spouse without starting Social Security benefits
Q. I receive Social Security retirement. My wife is approaching the Medicare age of 65, has not worked enough to receive her own SSA retirement...
May 30, 2015 - 5:00am
November 15, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: SSA benefits may extend to spouses
Q: My husband’s Social Security retirement will be much more than mine. If I start my own retirement before my husband starts his,...
November 15, 2014 - 6:45am
November 1, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Retirement benefit test tied to age
Q: I am 63, work full time now, and plan to retire either this Dec. 31 or Jan. 2, 2015. Either way, is there any difference as far...
November 1, 2014 - 7:45am
September 21, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Retirement applications get thorough reviews
Q: I completed my retirement application online and it was easy. Are these applications reviewed by anyone at Social Security? A: Yes. Just...
September 21, 2014 - 8:00am
August 23, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Disability benefits carries requirements
Q: My brother is 64 years old and in poor health even though he works full time. His doctors tell him to retire and apply for disability. Would Social Security or disability be best for him? A: To be clear, retirement, survivors and disability benefits are all Social Security,...
August 23, 2014 - 8:45am
August 2, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: How to maximize your retirement amount
Q. I turn 65 on March 7, 2015. To maximize my retirement amount and not start early, should I start benefits for March or April? A....
August 2, 2014 - 8:30am
July 26, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: SSA benefits for widows
Q. I have been widowed twice, never working outside the home. I started Social Security widows benefits at age 60 after my first husband...
July 26, 2014 - 7:30am
July 19, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Earnings reviewed for changes to benefits
Q: I retired effective January 2014, so my Social Security payment only reflects earnings through 2012. When will my retirement include...
July 19, 2014 - 10:00am
June 21, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Millions contribute to SSA
Q: How many people are working and paying into Social Security? A: As of 2011, about 158.6 million workers had earnings taxable under...
June 21, 2014 - 6:00am
June 14, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Retirement payment dates vary
Q: I recently signed up for Social Security retirement and was surprised to learn that payments will arrive late in the month. I thought...
June 14, 2014 - 10:00am
June 7, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Beneficiaries can change their minds
Q: Can a person stop Social Security retirement benefits if they retire at age 62 but then change their mind and go back to work full time? A:...
June 7, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 31, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: A brief history of disability benefits
Q: When did Social Security disability begin? A: The original 1935 Social Security Act contained many provisions, including unemployment...
May 31, 2014 - 10:00am
May 24, 2014
HOWARD KOSSOVER: When to file for SSA benefits?
Question: How far in advance should I file for my Social Security retirement?
May 24, 2014 - 10:30am
May 17, 2014
HOWARD KOSSOVER: Social Security numbers easy to get for babies
Q: How do I get a Social Security number for my newborn? A: A very easy, free and popular method used by many new parents is the voluntary...
May 17, 2014 - 10:00am
May 10, 2014
SOCIAL SECURITY Q&A: Online accounts are secure
Q. I was unable to create a “My Social Security” account because I have a security freeze on my credit report. Why should this matter? A....
May 10, 2014 - 9:00am