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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

FARGO, N.D. | The Latest: Trump criticizes people who want ICE abolished

FARGO, N.D.— The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to North Dakota (all times local): 8:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is lashing out at critics who have made threats against Homeland Security Department workers and called for the abolition of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Trump is telling rallygoers in Fargo, North Dakota, that those … Continue reading FARGO, N.D. | The Latest: Trump criticizes people who want ICE abolished

FARGO, N.D.| The Latest: Trump: Senate control a vital issue of our time

FARGO, N.D. — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to North Dakota (all times local): 9:15 p.m. President Donald Trump says Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement makes control of the Senate “one of the vital issues of our time.” And he says the Court’s decision this week in favor of his travel ban … Continue reading FARGO, N.D.| The Latest: Trump: Senate control a vital issue of our time

Hazing alleged at North Dakota school might be sexual

COLFAX, N.D. /January 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Authorities in North Dakota are investigating allegations of student bullying and hazing at a school south of Fargo, including possible sexual misconduct. The alleged misbehavior happened in the male locker room at the grade 7-12 school in Colfax and may have involved sexual harassment, Superintendent Tim Godfrey said Wednesday. … Continue reading Hazing alleged at North Dakota school might be sexual

The Latest: ‘Lady Bird’ wins best comedy film Globe award

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif./January 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the presentation of the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the presentation of the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, … Continue reading The Latest: ‘Lady Bird’ wins best comedy film Globe award

The Latest: Winfrey accepts Globes life achievement honor

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif./January 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the presentation of the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Oprah Winfrey has accepted a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes by saying she hopes as the first black women to accept … Continue reading The Latest: Winfrey accepts Globes life achievement honor

N Dakota St takes back FCS title, tops James Madison 17-13

FRISCO, Texas/January 05, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Fargo to Frisco is a thing again at North Dakota State. Easton Stick threw a 50-yard touchdown pass to Darrius Shepherd and the Bison took back the Football Championship Subdivision title, beating James Madison 17-13 on Saturday. The victory came a year after their five-year run atop the FCS ended against … Continue reading N Dakota St takes back FCS title, tops James Madison 17-13