Topic: North Dakota
As soon as President Obama signs the healthcare bill into law, the attorneys general say they will challenge its constitutionality. The mandate to buy insurance is at the center of the controversy.
03/22/2010 11:18 am
Pope Benedict XVI responded to a blossoming abuse scandal in Ireland with a letter that addressed Church failings in handling sexual abuse of children by priests. But he did not promise an end to the secrecy that has surrounded the church's policing efforts.
03/21/2010 01:58 pm
Fargo officials and residents were on the brink of declaring victory as sandbags and dikes are expected to hold back the Red River.
03/21/2010 09:53 am
Residents and officials in Fargo, N.D., have sand-bagging and levy-building down to an art form. Their handiwork is again on display as they warily watch the Red River, expected to crest Sunday.
03/19/2010 07:03 pm
There's a long tradition of planting gardens by soldiers at war. They provide peace of mind, hope, and a connection to home, among other benefits.
03/19/2010 02:47 pm
Fargo flooding hasn't hit yet but city officials have delivered 12,000 sandbags today.
03/19/2010 01:47 pm
The Red River hasn't even crested yet but some areas near Fargo are already under floodwater.
03/19/2010 01:29 pm
Heavy autumn rains, a wet winter, and an El Niño-induced wet spring could bring record floods to parts of the US, forecasters say.
03/17/2010 06:55 pm
In Pictures Springtime flooding in the US
Republicans said after the healthcare summit that Obama and the Democrats appear ready to go it alone on healthcare. That means resorting to a process called reconciliation, which allows measures to pass by a simple majority.
02/25/2010 08:14 pm