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Trump issues order supporting ban on many transgender troops, defers to Pentagon on new restrictions
AgweekTV: A New Barn for Healthy Pigs
Census: More than half of Minnesota's counties lost residents in 2017
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Jane Freeman, wife of state's first Democratic Gov. Orville Freeman and mother of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, dies at 96
crime and courts
DuShon Monique Brown, actress who starred in 'Chicago Fire,' dead at 49
'Page-turner' comes to stage
Design, art, eggs and music usher in spring
CNN chief calls Fox News 'propaganda machine,' and Hannity responds
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
Faith news: Churches plan Holy Week events
Marilyn Hagerty: Kluski and golabki this weekend in Minto
A barber tried for years to cut an autistic boy's hair. Then they had a breakthrough.
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
'Dogs do it again: Swaney’s overtime game-winner sends UMD into region final
Friday's local scoreboard
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
NCAA TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Air Force stuns St. Cloud State
Debra L. Lee
Donna M. Engel
Kenneth L. Maier
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
Outdoors report: There's still time for an ice fishing trip, but trail conditions are deteriorating
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Doug Leier: Drawing a once-in-a-lifetime license doesn't guarantee success
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Commentary: I was fired, but an FBI career is worth it
Letter: A real hero always does what is right
Letter: A shame to lose these UND buildings
Commentary: UND needs a full-time unifier
Commentary: Facebook's evasions are dangerous
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science and nature
March 22, 2018
A tiny skeleton found in Chile might look like an alien, but her genes tell a different story
The Atacama skeleton, or Ata, named after the Chilean desert where the remains were found, has 10 pairs of ribs. The average person has 12. Ata's...
March 22, 2018 - 4:10pm
March 19, 2018
Third consecutive catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Lake Mille Lacs
ST. PAUL — Anglers catching walleyes on Mille Lacs Lake will have to throw them all back again this summer. The Minnesota Department of Natural...
March 19, 2018 - 9:42pm
March 16, 2018
ND native develops health app to help Medicaid patients
BISMARCK—North Dakota native Hal Rosenbluth is helping bring a free healthy living aid to Medicaid recipients in the state. New Ocean Health Solutions, of which Rosenbluth is CEO, is providing the North Dakota Department of Human Services with a mobile phone application, The...
March 16, 2018 - 6:37pm
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
March 15, 2018
Scientists find evidence of paint, complex tools and climate chaos at the dawn of humanity
In 320,000-year-old colored rocks and sophisticated stone tools uncovered at an archaeological site in southern Kenya, scientists say they've...
March 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
Humans bred with this mysterious species more than once, new study shows
We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them...
March 15, 2018 - 1:32pm
March 14, 2018
'May you keep flying like superman in microgravity': Tributes pour in for physicist Stephen Hawking, dead at 76
LONDON - Tributes from around the world began to pour in Wednesday for Stephen Hawking, one of the world's most famous scientists, who died age...
March 14, 2018 - 6:29am
March 13, 2018
Actress, environmental activist Tantoo Cardinal talks tar sands in Red Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Before Tantoo Cardinal left her childhood home near Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada, to attend high school, she spent her...
March 13, 2018 - 6:36pm
A fossilized tooth of a giant shark sat undisturbed at a secret location. Then it was stolen
A piece of pointed, fossilized tooth, which once belonged to a massive shark known to have dwarfed even the great white, sat undisturbed in a...
March 13, 2018 - 5:42pm
National Geographic confronts its past: 'For decades, our coverage was racist'
Months ago, when National Geographic set out to make race the sole focus of its April 2018 issue, it decided to engage in some soul-searching....
March 13, 2018 - 9:23am
March 12, 2018
Flu numbers decreasing across ND, but it’s not over yet
BISMARCK -- While flu cases continue to trend downward across North Dakota since January, health officials say the flu season isn’t over quite...
March 12, 2018 - 5:26pm
March 9, 2018
ND oil pioneer remembered for his generosity
BISMARCK—A Bismarck philanthropist and North Dakota oil pioneer was remembered Friday for his generous support of the community. Frank...
March 9, 2018 - 5:31pm
These penguins found a camera in Antarctica and captured a surprisingly good 'selfie'
The selfie-snapping animals are at it again. Two emperor penguins in Antarctica captured a short video of themselves after coming across a camera left on the ice by a human. The Australian Antarctic Division posted the comical, 38-second clip to its social media channels Thursday....
March 9, 2018 - 8:26am
March 8, 2018
The otter seemed 'cute' - until it leaped on her kayak and lunged at her face
Sue Spector was kayaking with her husband down the pristine Braden River in western Florida when she spotted an otter. Spector, 77, from Sarasota,...
March 8, 2018 - 5:06pm
China's space lab will soon crash to Earth. Scientists think they know where - sort of.
Heads up, Spain and Portugal. And France. Maybe you, too, Greece. China's 9½-ton space station, Tiangong-1, will come falling from space soon,...
March 8, 2018 - 7:34am