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Possible Malaysia jet debris found near Australia: Officials call the find a ‘credible lead’ for missing aircraft

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Reuters
SYDNEY — Aircraft and ships ploughed through dire weather on Thursday in search of objects floating in remote seas off Australia that Malaysia’s government called a “credible lead” in the trans-continental hunt for a jetliner missing…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Possible Malaysia jet debris found near Australia: Officials call the find a ‘credible lead’ for missing aircraft

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Reuters
SYDNEY — Aircraft and ships ploughed through dire weather on Thursday in search of objects floating in remote seas off Australia that Malaysia’s government called a “credible lead” in the trans-continental hunt for a jetliner missing…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

In US, nat gas struggles as a transport fuel despite low cost

December 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

Reuters

CHICAGO — Don’t believe the gassy hype.
The United States may be floating on an ocean of cheap, domestically sourced natural gas. But its transportation sector is more reliant on diesel fuel — and is using less natural gas — than …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

In US, nat gas struggles as a transport fuel despite low cost

December 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

Reuters

CHICAGO — Don’t believe the gassy hype.
The United States may be floating on an ocean of cheap, domestically sourced natural gas. But its transportation sector is more reliant on diesel fuel — and is using less natural gas — than …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Air Force to scrutinize nuclear leader candidates

November 14, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Robert Burns
The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Air Force has decided it must “add more vigor” to its screening of candidates for senior nuclear command, adding closer looks at health records and Internet searches for potentially dama…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

When it comes to oil and gas, the US is poised to pass Russia

October 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The U.S. is poised to pass Russia as the world’s top oil and gas producer, according to a new report, and North Dakota’s congressional delegation said they believe it is largely due to the state’s Bakken energy play. Continue Reading

United States tops Mexico

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio The United States clinched its seventh straight World Cup appearance, beating Mexico 2-0 Tuesday night on second-half goals by Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan before a raucous red-white-and-blue-clad crowd that stood and chanted from start to finish.
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Iraqi refugee wants America to remain welcoming place

June 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS Hussam Al-Kayali, who in 2007 became the first Iraqi refugee to settle in Grand Forks, said in a 2010 interview that he still sometimes wanted to cry over all he had lost, including his professional identity, but he also had found much here: work, friends, peace and security. Continue Reading

US to host Panama in World Cup qualifier

June 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SEATTLE The United States will host Panama on a temporary grass field Tuesday in its World Cup qualifier at Seattle. Continue Reading

Jobs, confidence returning to workforce

April 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The economic statistics show that the U.S. has slowly, but steadily dug its way out of the Great Recession, which economists date as officially starting in December 2007 and ending in June 2009. But psychologically the recession lasted a lot longer, until quite recently, in fact, when the housing and job markets began improving. Continue Reading