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August 16, 2018
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Searchers find sunken stern of doomed World War II destroyer off Alaskan coast
15 hours 23 min ago
Jenny Grant, wife of Jamie Grant, walks back to her seat after reading a statement at the sentencing of Darren Patterson in Cass County District Court on Thursday, August 16, 2018. David Samson / Forum News Service
Victim's widow: 18-month sentence not enough for fatal punch outside Fargo bar
16 hours 7 min ago
A Catholic church in Pittsburgh. Bishops and other church leaders in Pennsylvania covered up child sexual abuse by hundreds of priests over a period of 70 years, persuading victims not to report the abuse and police officers not to investigate it, according to a grand jury report issued on Aug. 14, 2018. (Jeff Swensen/The New York Times)
Pennsylvania church officials helped ex-priest get job at Disney World knowing he was 'sexual predator,' report says
22 hours 10 min ago
August 15, 2018
Six arrested in Sturgis Motorcycle Rally sex sting
August 15, 2018 - 7:05pm
FILE -- Jack Phillips, the baker who refused to create a wedding cake for a gay couple, at Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colo., Aug. 24, 2017.  (Nick Cote/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Baker claims religious persecution again - this time after denying cake for transgender woman
August 15, 2018 - 7:04pm
Charles Tuttle, a Minot resident who received a citation Aug. 2 for displaying political signs on public property in Grand Forks, stands besides his trailer outside the Grand Forks County Jail, where Tuttle had a hearing Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018. Emily Allen / Forum News Service
U.S. House candidate charged with illegal display of political signs takes case to court
August 15, 2018 - 3:22pm
Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault charges, sits in the courtroom during his sentencing hearing in the Eaton County Court in Charlotte, Michigan, U.S., February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
Larry Nassar denied removal of 'death warrant' judge from resentencing motion
August 15, 2018 - 11:12am
Parliament attacker was 29-year-old Briton who immigrated from Sudan
August 15, 2018 - 7:42am
August 14, 2018
Cardinal Donald Wuerl at a 2015 news conference at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, announcing Pope Francis would visit Washington that fall. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Brittany Greeson for The Washington Post.
More than 300 accused priests listed in Pennsylvania report on Catholic Church sex abuse
August 14, 2018 - 7:43pm
Wayne Stenehjem, during a stop in Fargo on May 19, 2016. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service file photo
Stenehjem again defends involvement in ACA lawsuit
August 14, 2018 - 6:15pm
Federal appeals court affirms $1.3 million in attorney fees to North Dakota after dispute with Minnesota
August 14, 2018 - 5:25pm
Jose Rivera-Rieffel, 22, of Bismarck
One year ago he pleaded guilty to child abuse. Now he is charged with murdering his infant daughter.
August 14, 2018 - 3:12pm
Grand Forks Police say burglar forgot one thing -- his wallet
August 14, 2018 - 11:49am
A photo provided by the Taos County Sheriff's Office of the compound in Amalia, N.M., where 11 malnourished children and the decomposing body of a young boy were discovered. (Taos County Sheriff's Office via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Judge denies request from prosecutors to hold five adults without bond in New Mexico child abuse case
August 14, 2018 - 10:19am
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After Facebook posts threaten 12-year-old transgender girl, Oklahoma school district cancels classes
August 14, 2018 - 7:20am