North Dakota

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
U.S. grain shipments are being held up as trains carrying huge quantities of Bakken oil chug through the region, the New York Times reported Tuesday, illustrating how the booming business of moving oil by rail has negative consequences beyond safety risks . According to the Times : Railroads have long been the backbone of North Dakota’s...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
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A federal judge on Wednesday struck down North Dakota's "fetal heartbeat" law,...

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