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Anthony Weiner, a former congressman and mayoral candidate, arriving at federal court for his sentencing, in New York, Sept. 25, 2017. Weiner, who became caught up in a scandal over his exchange of lewd texts with a 15-year-old girl, was sentenced on Monday to 21 months in prison. He had pleaded guilty to one count of transferring obscene material to a minor, and had faced up to 10 years in prison. (John Taggart/The New York Times)
Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months in federal prison
26 min 32 sec ago
Jared Kushner, senior advisor to President Donald Trump, and his wife, Ivanka Trump, with their son Theodore James Kushner, follow the president to Marine One as they depart for Camp David from the White House in Washington, Aug. 25, 2017. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times
Trump's son-in-law used private email account for some White House business
48 min 52 sec ago
The impact of dicamba drift on fields won't be known until soybean harvest begins. (Michelle Rook/Special to Agweek)
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
1 hour 6 min ago
Meryanne Aldea lost everything at her house in Juncos when the winds of Hurricane Maria ripped away the roof. The Puerto Rico town remains largely isolated from the rest of the island - and the world. Photo for The Washington Post by Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo
Hot, isolated, and running out of supplies, parts of Puerto Rico near desperation
1 hour 35 min ago
Environmental conditions play a role in the colors that leaves change to during autumn. Even as the leaves are dying, they are helping the trees prepare for winter. Washington Post photo by John McDonnell
Why do leaves change colors?
1 hour 43 min ago
FILE PHOTO: A store employee helps a customer with his purchase during the Black Friday sales event on Thanksgiving Day at Target in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski
Target raises minimum hourly wage to $11, pledges $15 by end of 2020
2 hours 13 min ago
Sealed bids draw attention: Popularity of silent auctions rises in some areas
2 hours 34 min ago
Emanuel Kidega Samson. Photo via Metropolitan Nashville Police Department.
Masked gunman rampages through Nashville church; usher uses personal weapon to subdue shooter
3 hours 19 min ago
FILE — President Donald Trump during a rally in Huntsville, Ala., Sept. 22, 2017. Trump called for football fans to boycott NFL games unless the league fires or suspends players who refuse to stand for the national anthem, saying that players must “stop disrespecting our flag and country.” (Tom Brenner/The New York Times | Copyright New York Times)
In showings of protest and solidarity, NFL teams respond to Trump's criticisms
3 hours 46 min ago
White House expands travel ban, restricting visitors from eight countries
3 hours 53 min ago
File: Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel and other leaders prepare for a photo at the Group of 7 summit in Taormina, Sicily, May 26, 2017. From left: Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, Merkel, European Council President Donald Tusk, U.S. President Donald Trump, Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of France Emmanuel Macron (behind Abe), Prime Minister of Italy Paolo Gentiloni, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa May and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker.
In Germany, Merkel's reelection win complicated by gains from far-right
4 hours 1 min ago
John Nowatzki, agricultural machine systems specialist, North Dakota State University, department of Agriculture and Biosystems, uses the heavier hand-held research version of a high-tech crop scouting probe being developed by Aker Technologies, Inc., of Winnebego, Minn. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
NDSU tests tech hand-held device that may someday go on a drone
4 hours 22 min ago
Hay is baled on Conservation Reserve Program land in rural Grand Forks county on Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
CRP haying bridges regional divide
4 hours 47 min ago
September 24, 2017
David Lamas, corporate recruiter for Duininck Incorporated, said the company has found success by recruiting workers from racial and ethnic minorities in the region. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
16 hours 38 min ago
Dr. Linda Glaser speaks at the Minnesota Board of Animal Health's annual meeting at Chase On the Lake Resort in Walker, Minn. In June, Glaser took over the BAH's efforts to regulate deer farms from retiring Dr. Paul Anderson. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
16 hours 40 min ago
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