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FARGO, N.D | Man gets life in prison for kidnapping baby cut from womb

FARGO, N.D. — A North Dakota man was sentenced Monday to life in prison for conspiring to kidnap a baby that his girlfriend had cut from their neighbor’s body and lying to police about it, a sentence that didn’t entirely satisfy the slain woman’s mother. William Hoehn, 33, will have a chance at parole under … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | Man gets life in prison for kidnapping baby cut from womb

FARGO, N.D | North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

FARGO, N.D. — Heidi Heitkamp squeezed dozens of hands and posed for pictures with college students at North Dakota State University recently, bubbling with characteristic exuberance that belied the Democratic senator’s uncertain future. “I want everybody to just do something for me,” Heitkamp said, her voice hoarse. “Everybody stand up! I want you to reach … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

FARGO, N.D | North Dakota man denies helping kill pregnant woman

FARGO, N.D — A man on trial in the death of a North Dakota woman whose baby was cut from her womb denied any role in her death, testifying Thursday that when he walked into his apartment and heard a baby cry, he thought his girlfriend had given birth. William Hoehn, 33, disputed testimony from … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | North Dakota man denies helping kill pregnant woman

FARGO, N.D | Latest: Woman: Police missed body, baby in searches

FARGO, N.D. — The Latest on the trial of William Hoehn, who is charged with conspiracy in the killing of a pregnant woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local): 12:20 p.m. A North Dakota woman has testified that she never “explicitly” told her ex-boyfriend that she planned to murder their pregnant … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | Latest: Woman: Police missed body, baby in searches

FARGO, N.D | Prosecutor: Suspect tied rope around neck of slain woman

FARGO, N.D  — A North Dakota man accused of helping to kill a pregnant woman tightened a rope around her neck after his girlfriend sliced the baby from the victim’s womb, a prosecutor said Wednesday, later suggesting the girlfriend couldn’t have restrained the mom-to-be alone. William Hoehn is charged with conspiracy to commit murder in … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | Prosecutor: Suspect tied rope around neck of slain woman

FARGO, N.D. | Trump urges Justice Department to unmask ‘resistance’ writer

FARGO, N.D.— President Donald Trump declared Friday the U.S. Justice Department should investigate and unmask the author of a bitingly critical New York Times opinion piece purportedly written by a member of an administration “resistance” movement straining to thwart his most dangerous impulses. Trump cited “national security” as the reason for such an extraordinary probe, … Continue reading FARGO, N.D. | Trump urges Justice Department to unmask ‘resistance’ writer

FARGO, N.D | Trump brands Sen. Heitkamp ‘liberal Democrat,’ but she’s not

FARGO, N.D — President Donald Trump has urged North Dakota voters to defeat “liberal Democrat” Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, although she is a moderate who strays at times from Democratic positions. Heitkamp is one of the Senate’s most vulnerable Democrats seeking re-election, so she is firmly in Republican sights looking toward November. At an appearance Wednesday, … Continue reading FARGO, N.D | Trump brands Sen. Heitkamp ‘liberal Democrat,’ but she’s not

FARGO, N.D. | Trump tells North Dakota: Unseat ‘liberal Democrat’ Heitkamp

FARGO, N.D. — President Donald Trump urged voters on Wednesday to fire “liberal Democrat” Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in November, claiming that she promised to be an independent mind but instead has voted in lockstep with her party leadership and against his agenda. Trump called instead for the election of Republican U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, one … Continue reading FARGO, N.D. | Trump tells North Dakota: Unseat ‘liberal Democrat’ Heitkamp