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November 19, 2018
Mark Ritchie
Former secretary of state heads nonprofit as biggest cheerleader for Minnesota
13 hours 14 min ago
The Point Bridge between Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Herald file photo
Grand Forks approves plan that favors bridge at 32nd Avenue South, Merrifield Road
14 hours 6 min ago
Ivanka Trump at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Oct. 9, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Zach Gibson
Ivanka Trump used personal email account to send emails about government business
14 hours 57 min ago
The Point Bridge between Grand Forks and East Grand Forks. Herald file photo
MPO plans for Grand Forks and East Grand Forks 'fiscally constrained'
15 hours 46 min ago
Author Ron Chernow, seen here in September 2017, will headline next year's White House correspondents' dinner. Photo for The Washington Post by Michael Rubenstein
The White House correspondents' dinner breaks decades-old tradition by not featuring a comedian
16 hours 16 min ago
Former U.S. Secret Service Agent Clint Hill, right, talks with North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum while standing next to his portrait after receiving the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribune play button
His 'heart and soul' still in North Dakota, former Secret Service Agent Clint Hill receives state's highest honor
16 hours 36 min ago
President Trump argues with CNN reporter Jim Acosta during a news conference in the White House on Wednesday. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
CNN drops suit against White House after Jim Acosta's press pass is fully restored
16 hours 37 min ago
Gary Malm in his home on November 12, 2018. Photo by Bonnie Meibers/Grand Forks Herald
After nearly 30 years, Gary Malm has one more Grand Forks County Commission meeting
19 hours 25 min ago
Nancy Beaulieu, of Bemidji, Minn., speaks to protesters Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, after the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission decided not to reconsider a proposal to replace pieces of the Line 3 Enbridge Energy pipeline. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
PUC moves Line 3 forward as pipeline opponents make case to Minnesota governor-elect
21 hours 45 min ago
Gov. Doug Burgum, left, rests his hand on Teddy, who along with a female turkey named Mittie, received traditional Thanksgiving pardons from the governor on Monday, Nov. 19, in the state capitol in Bismarck. At right is Sharlene Wittenburg, of Wyndmere, president of the North Dakota Turkey Federation. Tom Stromme / Bismarck Tribuneplay button
For Teddy and Mittie, governor's pardon comes just in time
22 hours 39 min ago
North Dakota midterm election turnout highest since 1986
November 19, 2018 - 9:33am
November 18, 2018
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., at the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington on Nov. 6, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Yuri Gripas.
Incoming Democrats weigh Pelosi vote
November 18, 2018 - 4:30pm
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters as he departs the White House on Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2018. The president said that he has not yet spoken to the new acting attorney general, Matthew Whitaker, about the special counsel investigation, and he distanced himself from Whitaker by suggesting that he did not know him. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump says he wouldn't stop acting attorney general from curtailing Mueller probe
November 18, 2018 - 1:49pm
President Trump, center, speaks in the Oval Office on Thursday. He told reporters that the White House is looking "very strongly" at Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and reiterated his opposition to punishing Saudi Arabia by blocking arms sales. "There are other things we can do," he said. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Trump speaks with CIA about Khashoggi killing, says there will be a report by Tuesday
November 18, 2018 - 9:35am
President Donald Trump speaks with Gavin Newsom, left, California's governor-elect, as they toured fire-ravaged homes in Paradise, Calif., Nov. 17, 2018. As the death toll from California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire continued to rise, Trump toured the area alongside two of his vocal critics. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
In devastated California, Trump pledges federal help and delivers blame
November 18, 2018 - 8:52am
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