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Hoeven applauds DOE approval of LNG export application

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., on Monday applauded the Department of Energy’s approval of an application to export liquefied natural gas from the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project terminal in Oregon.
“The Energy Department’s approval of this appl…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

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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

Crimea sides with Russia: Obama calls for sanctions, Putin not on list, US officials says

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — Crimea’s parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum in 10 days’ time in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian region that drew a sharp riposte from U.S. P…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crimea sides with Russia: Obama calls for sanctions, Putin not on list, US officials says

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine — Crimea’s parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum in 10 days’ time in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian region that drew a sharp riposte from U.S. P…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

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

A new home, a fresh start: Bhutanese refugees see ND as a place to build a future

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A year ago, Harka Rai left behind the confines of a refugee camp and came to Fargo, where she, along with her parents and 13-year-old son, moved into an apartment in a public housing complex.
Soon after arriving, Rai’s elderly mother sli…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A new home, a fresh start: Bhutanese refugees see ND as a place to build a future

February 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A year ago, Harka Rai left behind the confines of a refugee camp and came to Fargo, where she, along with her parents and 13-year-old son, moved into an apartment in a public housing complex.
Soon after arriving, Rai’s elderly mother sli…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. Senate panel approves Sen. Max Baucus as ambassador to China

February 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved on Tuesday the nomination of Sen. Max Baucus, a Montana Democrat who has helped steer trade policy with China, to be the next U.S. ambassador to Beijing.

The unanimous voice vote cl…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Pope Francis named Time’s Person of the Year

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

Time magazine named Pope Francis its Person of the Year on Wednesday, crediting him with shifting the message of the Catholic Church while capturing the imagination of millions of people who had become disillusioned with the Vatican.

This is the t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com