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January 18, 2018
With a government shutdown looming, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan prepares for his press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Must credit: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
17 hours 49 min ago
An engineering team, in foreground, briefs North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum and Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's diversion task force Wednesday, Nov. 29, at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Tu-Uyen Tran / Forum News Service
Fargo mayor: New diversion plan could be out in 30 days
19 hours 15 min ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2018. President Donald Trump blew up Republican strategies to keep the government open past Friday when on Thursday morning he said a long-term extension of the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program should not be part of a stopgap spending bill pending before the House. (Erin Schaff/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Senate Democrats gather votes to block spending bill; White House slams Congress over possible shutdown
22 hours 46 min ago
Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, leaves after testifying before the House Intelligence Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 16, 2018. In a sign that Bannon is cooperating with the inquiry, Bannon will be interviewed by investigators working for the special counsel in the Russia investigation instead of testifying before a grand jury, according to a person familiar with the matter. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Bannon battle shows potential conflicts for White House's McGahn
January 18, 2018 - 10:31am
Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China
January 18, 2018 - 7:15am
From left: House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Peolosi are seen Wednesday during a ceremony for former legislator Bob Dole. Both Republicans and Democrats face intraparty pressures over a short-term spending plan. Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Divisions over immigration, military dollars threaten to derail government spending bill
January 18, 2018 - 7:06am
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
MNsure: Record enrollment for insurance through exchange went smoothly
January 17, 2018 - 8:22pm
The Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center is also known as the Kirkbride Building. David Samson / Forum News Service
Fergus Falls plans to demolish old state mental hospital
January 17, 2018 - 7:41pm
Actor Josh Duhamel motions to the Fargo Theatre as he stands next to the wood chipper from the thriller "Fargo," on Sunday, August 16, 2015. Rick Abbott / The Forum
Josh Duhamel will again be the face of North Dakota tourism in 2018
January 17, 2018 - 6:00pm
Former Minnesota state representative John Persell asks a question on Wednesday during a meeting of the Minnesota Senate Capital Investment Committee at the Northwest Minnesota Foundation about the proposed Northern Minnesota Veterans Home. Jordan Shearer / Forum News Service
Bemidji seeks state funding for proposed northern Minn. veterans home
January 17, 2018 - 5:26pm
Katrina Gallic on cell phone with Vice President's Office while on a bus bound for the March for Life rally Friday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington DC. Submitted photo / University of Mary
ND college student invited to visit Pence prior to pro-life march
January 17, 2018 - 4:53pm
President Donald Trump arrives for dinner at Trump International Golf Club, in West Palm Beach, Fla., Jan. 14, 2018. Trump told reporters outside the club, “I’m not a racist. I’m the least racist person you will ever interview, that I can tell you,” and insisted that the derogatory comment attributed to him during an Oval Office meeting on immigration last week did not occur. (Al Drago/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
Kelly calls some of President Trump's campaign pledges on immigration, wall 'uninformed,' meeting attendees say
January 17, 2018 - 3:57pm
Former North Dakota lawmaker John Andrist died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. Photo provided by Steve Andrist
Former ND lawmaker and newspaper giant John Andrist, called one of the finest men, dies at 86
January 17, 2018 - 3:38pm
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
January 17, 2018 - 2:59pm