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Tour de North Dakota: International tourists visit popular sites in Richardton, Medora

September 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

RICHARDTON — It’s no New York City, but North Dakota, along with its upper midwest neighbors, is slowly gaining prominence as a popular international tourist destination.

The state’s prairies, history and deeply rooted cowboy culture are strong s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Tour de North Dakota: International tourists visit popular sites in Richardton, Medora

September 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

RICHARDTON — It’s no New York City, but North Dakota, along with its upper midwest neighbors, is slowly gaining prominence as a popular international tourist destination.

The state’s prairies, history and deeply rooted cowboy culture are strong s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Final defendant in vast synthetic drug case gets 20 years

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The last defendant in a synthetic drug conspiracy case was sentenced Thursday in federal district court in Fargo to 20 years and six months in prison in what federal district Judge Ralph Erickson said was “one of the saddest, if not the s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Final defendant in vast synthetic drug case gets 20 years

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — The last defendant in a synthetic drug conspiracy case was sentenced Thursday in federal district court in Fargo to 20 years and six months in prison in what federal district Judge Ralph Erickson said was “one of the saddest, if not the s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

European court says Google must respect ‘right to be forgotten’

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRUSSELS — Internet companies can be made to remove irrelevant or excessive personal information from search engine results, Europe’s top court ruled on Tuesday in a case pitting privacy campaigners against Google.

The Court of Justice of the Eur…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

European millers in ND to learn about wheat crop

June 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A group of European mill owners and managers is in North Dakota this week to learn more about the state’s hard red spring wheat crop. The North Dakota Wheat Commission says the officials are from Spain and Italy, which together import about 36 million bushels of U.S. wheat each year. Continue Reading

European Union slaps sanctions on wife, relative of Syria’s Assad

March 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

EU foreign ministers have slapped sanctions on the wife and other close relatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad, freezing their assets and banning them from traveling to the EU in a continuing attempt to stop the violent crackdown on opposition, officials said today. Continue Reading

Eurozone releases funds for Greek debt relief

March 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The finance ministers of the eurozone say Greece can receive a first batch of bailout money of up to 35.5 billion ($46.9 billion) to fund a massive debt relief deal with private investors. Continue Reading

European automotive market shrinking due to recession

March 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As automakers prepare to roll out new models this week at the Geneva Auto Show one of the major events in the automotive calendar they are being forced to fight for a slice of an ever-shrinking European market stricken with austerity and recession. Continue Reading

Spain says it will miss 2012 deficit target

March 2, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The announcement came as the government reported more grim economic news: a big rise in claims for jobless benefits last month and a new forecast that Spanish economic output will fall 1.7 percent this year, worse than the 1 percent forecast recently by the EU and the 1.5 percent predicted just weeks ago the Bank of Spain. Continue Reading