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State's Sole Abortion Clinic
Sues to Stop Ban
Jul 7, 2022 5:15 PM CDT
State's Sole Abortion Clinic Sues to Stop Ban
North Dakota law took effect after Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade
- North Dakota's sole clinic that provides abortion services filed a lawsuit in state court Thursday seeking to block a law that banned abortion following the US Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade . The Red River Women's Clinic argues that the ban violates the rights to...
10 Most, Least
Stressed US Cities
Jul 12, 2021 11:45 AM CDT
10 Most, Least Stressed US Cities
Per WalletHub, Cleveland needs a chill pill, while S. Burlington in Vermont is kicking back just fine
- It's been a tough 16 months, and stress levels have been high—though in some cities across the country, that stress has been tougher to contend with than in others. WalletHub wanted to see which places have been dealing with things best (and which not so much), so it...
As Judge Reads Verdict,
Convict Kills Himself
May 18, 2021 6:36 AM CDT
As Judge Reads Verdict, Convict Kills Himself
Jeffrey Sahl Ferris slit his throat in Fargo courtroom
- Upon learning that he would face a minimum of seven years in prison, a convicted man stood in federal court and slit his throat from ear to ear with a letter opener while the judge looked on, according to reports. The suicide occurred as a partial guilty verdict was being...
Tried to 'Run
People Over' at
May 7, 2021 8:15 AM CDT
Cops: Woman Tried to 'Run People Over' at Ex's Funeral
Blair Whitten is accused of speeding through cemetery, driving over gravesites
- There are likely numerous contenders for the "Worst Ex-Girlfriend Ever" title, but a Minnesota woman may have just secured herself a place in the finals. Per court documents cited by the
Twin Cities Pioneer Press
, North Dakota police officers were alerted over the weekend by attendees of a graveside...
The Best- and Worst-Run
Cities in America
Jul 1, 2019 9:35 AM CDT
The Best- and Worst-Run Cities in America
Nampa, Idaho, is No. 1, and Washington, DC, is last in WalletHub ranking
- The best-run city in the US isn't exactly a household name. Nampa, Idaho, gets the honor in a new ranking from WalletHub . The site ranked 150 of the nation's largest cities (including Washington, DC) on a range of factors, including financial stability, education, health, safety, infrastructure, and pollution....
Here Are the 10
Happiest US Cities
Mar 11, 2019 9:16 AM CDT
Here Are the 10 Happiest US Cities
Looking for contentment? These might be your best bet
- Marie Kondo is sparking joy around the nation, but you may be able to do that on your own (without a major closet reorg) if you simply pick the right place to live. WalletHub looked at 180-plus US cities across more than 30 "happiness" metrics in three main categories:...
Aug 3, 2018 3:03 PM CDT
, Dead? Not With Chris Rock Coming on Board
Rock says he 'can't wait' to star in season four
- Chris Rock is returning to FX, but don't expect any standup. The funny man will star in season four of
as the head of a black crime family in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1950,
reports. The show will depict Rock's syndicate and an Italian family in...
Want a Smile on Your Face?
Live in This US City
Mar 12, 2018 9:10 AM CDT
Want a Smile on Your Face? Live in This US City
Fremont, Calif., has been dubbed America's happiest city
- To live your best, happiest life, pack up and head to either California … or the Dakotas. That's WalletHub's take, based on the cities it found are happiest, with the Golden State claiming four cities in its top 10 and North and South Dakota taking a total of...
Suspects in Pregnant Woman's
Murder Tell Different Stories
Aug 29, 2017 4:41 PM CDT
Suspects in Pregnant Woman's Murder Tell Different Stories
William Hoehn described a bloodied bathroom to police
- A suspect in the death of a pregnant woman initially claimed the woman gave up her newborn daughter but later admitted taking advantage of her to get the child, according to court documents filed Monday that shed no light on how the woman died. Brooke Crews, 38, and boyfriend William...
Pregnant Woman's Body
Found in Plastic, in River
Aug 28, 2017 10:54 AM CDT
Pregnant Woman's Body Found in Plastic, in River
Savanna Greywind, 22, went missing Aug. 19
- The plastic-wrapped body of a missing North Dakota woman was found caught on a log by kayakers in the Red River on Sunday evening, ending a search that began on Aug. 19. Fargo Police Chief David Todd says that around the same time Sunday, investigators identified what the
Infant Found, 2 Arrested After
Pregnant Woman Vanishes
Aug 25, 2017 6:31 AM CDT
Infant Found, 2 Arrested After Pregnant Woman Vanishes
Savanna Greywind was last seen in apartment in Fargo, ND
- A newborn infant was found in a Fargo, North Dakota, apartment building Thursday where a missing pregnant woman was last seen, and police have arrested two people in connection with her disappearance. Per a Fargo PD Facebook post , an investigation "thus far indicates the probability" that the infant is...
Fargo Shaken by
Cop Death Since 1882
Feb 12, 2016 3:23 AM CST
Fargo Shaken by First Line-of-Duty Cop Death Since 1882
Suspected shooter was found dead the next day
- The death of a Fargo police officer in the line of duty has shaken the city, North Dakota's largest. Officer Jason Moszer, 33, died Thursday of a gunshot wound suffered while responding to a domestic disturbance hours earlier. The six-year veteran of the force, who had a wife and...
University of ND
Nov 18, 2015 12:45 PM CST
University of ND Has New, Non-'Hostile' Nickname
It's now the Fighting Hawks
- University of North Dakota backers have selected Fighting Hawks as the school's new nickname, the school announced Wednesday. The predatory bird received 57% of the mascot vote compared to 43% for Roughriders. The new nickname replaces Fighting Sioux, which was retired by the state Board of Higher Education in...
Grab Top Emmys
emmy awards 2014
Aug 26, 2014 12:01 AM CDT
Grab Top Emmys
They win best drama, best comedy series
- Seth Meyers opened tonight's Emmy Awards with quite a few jokes about the fact that the ceremony was held on a Monday night rather than a Sunday night before opening things up to the first presenter: none other than Amy Poehler, who handed out the night's first award,...
Single Mom Returns
Wallet With $1K
Aug 3, 2014 4:30 PM CDT
Single Mom Returns Wallet With $1K
Fargo woman said, 'God is really testing me today'
- A single mother in Fargo says she hoped to set an example for her 7-year-old daughter when she returned a wallet containing $1,000 that the two found while running errands. Sadie Hill and her daughter, Adalee, found the wallet earlier this week in a parking lot. Hill said she...
Locals to Flee
Dec 31, 2013 12:01 AM CST
Sheriff Orders Locals to Flee Oil-Train Disaster
No one hurt, but official calls it a 'Hazmat incident'
- Residents of a North Dakota town are being told to evacuate after train cars carrying crude oil jumped the tracks and exploded into flames, Valley News Live reports. No one was hurt when the cars were hit by an oncoming train near Fargo, WDay News 6 reports, but the accident...
Winter Storms Bring
100-Car Pileup in Fargo
Dec 31, 2010 10:27 AM CST
Winter Storms Bring 100-Car Pileup in Fargo
Major highways closed as some areas get 2 feet of snow
- A blizzard in North Dakota led to a 100-vehicle pileup on I-94, KFYR-TV reports. Drivers were stranded for hours near Fargo with visibility less than 10 feet in some areas. “It was a little surreal there for a while,” said one observer. No life-threatening injuries have been reported....
Third of US
Mar 22, 2010 4:54 AM CDT
Third of US Faces Floods This Spring
Rains, wet winter, expected El Nino delivering deluge
- In the latest climate calamity to cause misery, a third of the US is expected to be hit with flooding this spring. The Midwest, followed by the East Coast, will likely bear the brunt of what could be record flooding, brought by heavy rains last autumn, a wetter-than-usual winter, and...
Directors Who Should Go Sci-Fi
CAMERON'S COOL, BUT ...
Jan 10, 2010 2:05 PM CST
Directors Who Should Go Sci-Fi
Coen brothers, Scorsese, Tarantino could give Cameron a run
whipping up Oscar buzz for James Cameron, io9 nominates five great directors who could make magic with the “wondrous freedoms” available in the science-fiction genre:
The man behind
The Bourne Ultimatum
thrives on a “mixture of chaos and intimacy”—perfect to document the
Jun 20, 2009 8:05 PM CDT
Red Panda Has Rare Triplets in Fargo
- Red panda mom Shan Tou has surprised zoo keepers in Fargo, ND, by giving birth to triplets, InForum reports. “This is huge," a Red River Zoo executive said. Red pandas, an endangered species, often have one or two cubs, but triplets are rare. "It’s been 10...
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