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Legislators drop increased penalties for highway protesters in exchange for ban on undocumented immigrant driver's licenses
UPDATE: At least 19 dead in blast at Ariana Grande concert in British arena
State senator's father dies, but she's at work keeping one-vote majority for GOP
Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe after Comey revealed its existence
crime and courts
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
'Uffda Day' in TRF to celebrate all things Norwegian
ABC's 'American Idol' reboot lands pop music superstar as first confirmed judge
Marilyn Hagerty: Change of season means looking to new things
Swift: North Dakota proves to be just one sprawling small town
Marilyn Hagerty: Spring gets Forks folks on the move
I'm a recovering control freak - it makes dating even harder
Confused about what's healthy? A new nutrition survey shows you're not alone
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Richard Pitino's message to Minnesota: 'We can really take the next step'
Nashville clinches first trip to Stanley Cup finals
Kepler, Sano lead Twins' comeback win over Orioles
How UND 'happy-go-lucky guy' became a key player for Penguins in playoffs
Raymond L. Hanson
Frances C. Kamstra
Brad Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
Doug Leier: Game and Fish Department tracks 28 bills during the 2017 North Dakota legislative session
Letter: How I answer the question, 'Why do you stay?'
Port: Bismarck city administrator asks police officers who signed mayoral recall petition be questioned
McFeely: Call me crazy, but couldn't businesses having trouble hiring pay more?
Republican state senators: North Dakotans weary of Democrats' blame
Lloyd Omdahl: Libertarians on prowl for licensing boards
Four Generations of the
February 26, 2017
U.S. condemns attacks on special monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine
WASHINGTON - The United States on Sunday condemned an attack on special monitoring missions in eastern Ukraine and called on Russia and the separatist forces it backs to immediately observe the ceasefire under the Minsk agreements. "We condemn Friday's targeting of OSCE special...
February 26, 2017 - 1:55pm
September 28, 2016
MH17 was shot down by Russian-made missile fired from rebel-held area
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands—A Malaysian airliner shot down in eastern Ukraine was hit by a Russian-made Buk missile launched from a village...
September 28, 2016 - 8:50am
March 18, 2016
Daughters of celebrated Ukrainian pianist found dead in Texas home
DALLAS (Reuters) - Two young daughters of Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko were foundmurdered inside their home in a Fort Worth, Texas, suburb, and his estranged wife sustained multiple stab wounds in the incident, local police said on Friday. Police in Benbrook said Kholodenko,...
News/crime and courts
March 18, 2016 - 4:30pm
February 13, 2016
Russia warns of new Cold War as east Ukraine violence surges
Violence in eastern Ukraine is intensifying and Russian-backed rebels have moved heavy weaponry back to the front line, international monitors...
February 13, 2016 - 3:30pm
November 21, 2015
Alexandria couple to adopt the Ukrainian orphans they hosted
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- November is Adoption Awareness Month, and one local family is embracing the process four times over. The...
November 21, 2015 - 10:00pm
November 6, 2015
Off the Record: Emperor Palpatine wins city council seat in Ukraine
Emperor Palpatine’s thirst for power was quenched Sunday when he was elected to Odessa City Council in Ukraine, in an act of hubris not seen...
November 6, 2015 - 4:30pm
NATO rejects Russia explanation on Turkish air space
NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes had violated alliance member Turkey's air space by mistake and said Russia was...
October 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
September 2, 2015
Russia says will respond in kind to new U.S. sanctions over Ukraine
Moscow said on Wednesday it would react in kind to United States' widening of sanctions imposed on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine, criticizing...
September 2, 2015 - 6:45pm
June 3, 2015
Ukraine forces, separatists fight first serious battles in months
Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian separatists on Wednesday fought their first serious battles in months and Ukraine's defense minister said an attempt by rebels to take the eastern town of Maryinka had been thwarted.
June 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
May 10, 2015
Putin says Ukraine peace 'moving forward' despite problems
Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday that the peace process in eastern Ukraine was...
May 10, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 26, 2015
Ukraine's ceasefire under pressure as one more serviceman killed
A fragile ceasefire between Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian separatists came under renewed pressure on Sunday with the Ukrainian...
April 26, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 17, 2015
Kremlin says U.S. military trainers in Ukraine may destabilize situation
MOSCOW/KIEV - The Kremlin said on Friday the arrival of about 300 U.S. paratroopers in Ukraine to train Kiev's National Guard could destabilize the situation in the east of the country, where pro-Russian separatists are fighting Ukrainian government forces. Ukraine has repeatedly...
April 17, 2015 - 5:00pm
April 16, 2015
Putin defiant over Russia's economy and Ukraine
President Vladimir Putin tried to reassure Russians over the ailing economy and said Washington wanted "vassals" rather than allies in his annual...
April 16, 2015 - 5:00pm
February 26, 2015
Ukraine begins artillery withdrawal, recognizing truce is holding
Ukrainian troops towed artillery away from the front line in the east on Thursday, a move that amounted to recognizing that a ceasefire meant...
February 26, 2015 - 4:45pm
February 17, 2015
Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages, arms pullback stalls
NIKISHINE, Ukraine - Pro-Russian rebels and government forces fought street-to-street in a strategic town in east Ukraine on Tuesday and refused to pull back their heavy guns, all but scuppering hopes that a European-brokered peace deal will end months of conflict. Two days after...
February 17, 2015 - 9:07am