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Nation Jul 24Extra unemployment aid expires as virus threatens new states
As public health officials warned Friday that the coronavirus posed new risks to parts of the Midwest and South, enhanced federal payments that helped avert financial ruin for millions of unemployed Americans were set to expire — leaving threadbare safety…
Nation Jul 06Judge orders Dakota Access pipeline shut down pending environmental review
A judge on Monday ordered the Dakota Access pipeline shut down for additional environmental review more than three years after it began pumping oil — handing a victory to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and delivering a blow to President…
Politics Mar 10Hourlong waits prompt Democrats to bolster Fargo caucus site
North Dakota shifted this year from traditional caucuses to so-called "firehouse caucuses" that look a lot like a standard election.
World Oct 14U.S.-China truce leaves big issues unresolved
Closer inspection suggests there isn't much substance, at least not yet, to the temporary truce President Donald Trump announced Friday at the White House after the U.S. and China wrapped up their 13th round of trade talks.
Politics Jun 21Trump supporters remain steadfast despite immigration uproar
When President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday to end forced separations on his own, they shrugged. The end, they suggested, justified the means. And it was the fault of Congress rather than Trump.