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Police charge protesters in Ukraine’s bloodiest day: At least 21 people dead, many by gunshot

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian riot police charged protesters occupying a central Kiev square early on Wednesday after the bloodiest day since the former Soviet republic, caught in a geopolitical struggle between Russia and the West, won its independenc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Drug dealers follow the money to ND

January 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

The levels of violent crime, drug trafficking and prosecutions in the U.S. Attorney’s Office are up. Piggybacking on the state’s recent oil boom that has brought much economic prosperity to once mostly rural areas, organized crime has come to Nor…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pope speaks out about discrimination, violence against world’s Christians

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) — Pope Francis on Thursday denounced discrimination against Christians, including in countries where religious freedom is in theory guaranteed by law.

He delivered his traditional noon prayer and address to thousands of…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Pope speaks out about discrimination, violence against world’s Christians

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) — Pope Francis on Thursday denounced discrimination against Christians, including in countries where religious freedom is in theory guaranteed by law.

He delivered his traditional noon prayer and address to thousands of…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Department of Justice official calls ND meeting important step

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A tribal nations meeting in North Dakota is an early and important step in protecting Native American and Alaska Native children, a high-ranking U.S. Department of Justice official said Monday.

U.S. Associate Attorney Gen…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Department of Justice official calls ND meeting important step

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A tribal nations meeting in North Dakota is an early and important step in protecting Native American and Alaska Native children, a high-ranking U.S. Department of Justice official said Monday.

U.S. Associate Attorney Gen…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Prosecutor lauds program to combat tribal violence

September 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO North Dakota’s top federal prosecutor says a program to reduce violent crime on American Indian reservations is working and his office will continue to dedicate time and money to the project. Continue Reading

Forum on guns, violence raises questions, but no easy answers

February 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said there was one clear message from his first “American Issues Forum” tackling the issues of guns, violence and culture. Continue Reading

Video games do affect our brains

February 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

“Cover me, I’m going in,” my squad leader’s words filtered into my ear through my headset. Continue Reading

US Senate approves Violence Against Women Act

February 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) By a robust bipartisan majority, the Senate voted Tuesday to renew the Violence Against Women Act with new assurances that gays and lesbians, immigrants and Native American women will have equal access to the act’s anti-domestic violence programs.
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