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Hundreds of airline passengers headed to Minneapolis stranded in Fargo by winter storm
Bemidji City Council reviews housing matters at work session
Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow 'dreamer' vote
East Grand Forks woman charged with selling meth, endangering infant child
Presumed 'Girl from the North Country' in Bob Dylan song has died
Twins' Buddy Boshers claimed off waivers by Houston
Saints players troll Vikings on social media during NFC title game blowout
Vikings' Bridgewater wants a starting job somewhere in 2018
Vikings' Dalvin Cook jogging again on his road to recovery
Next stop for Vikings' Keenum: Free agency
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Walter Samuel Brown
Mabel A. (Oien) Hilliard
Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Practical fashion: How to brave the cold and look good doing it
Minnesota Orchestra sets its sights on Africa
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 4, 2018
Iran protests could give Trump an advantage on nuclear deal
A wave of protests against the Iranian government is adding new urgency to President Donald Trump's deliberations over whether to rip up the...
January 4, 2018 - 10:59am
January 2, 2018
Oil ticks down as violent Iran clashes fail to disrupt supplies
Oil dropped from a 30-month high after days of civil unrest in Iran failed to interrupt supplies from OPEC's third-biggest crude producer. Futures declined 0.3 percent in New York. Even as the death toll mounted in Iran amid violent clashes between security forces and protesters,...
January 2, 2018 - 1:39pm
Widespread protests in Iran to test Trump administration
The protests spreading across Iran are presenting President Donald Trump with a test of his vow to adopt a tougher posture in dealing with the...
January 2, 2018 - 1:35pm
October 13, 2017
Trump sets conditions for US to stay in Iran nuclear deal, tossing issue to Congress
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday announced that he will abide by an international nuclear deal with Iran for now, but ask Congress...
October 13, 2017 - 1:25pm
October 5, 2017
Trump plans to declare that Iran nuclear deal is not in the national interest
President Donald Trump plans to announce next week that he will "decertify" the international nuclear deal with Iran, saying it is not in the...
October 5, 2017 - 2:09pm
July 25, 2017
House approves new Russia sanctions, defying Trump
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to slap new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, despite...
July 25, 2017 - 4:55pm
July 22, 2017
Congress breaks impasse on bill to slap sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea
WASHINGTON - A weeks-long impasse over imposing new financial sanctions on Iran and Russia broke late Friday, with the House preparing to vote...
July 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
June 7, 2017
Iranian parliament and shrine attacked, ISIS claims responsibility
LONDON - Suicide bombers and gunmen attacked Iran's parliament and the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran on Wednesday morning, killing...
June 7, 2017 - 7:04am
February 26, 2017
Iran holds naval war games amid rising tensions with U.S.
DUBAI - Iran launched naval drills at the mouth of the Gulf and the Indian Ocean on Sunday, a naval commander said, as tensions with the United...
February 26, 2017 - 2:08pm
January 20, 2016
Susan Stamper Brown: Obama and Iran: Strange bedfellows
We should be thankful the Obama administration is nearing its end. This year is bound to have its share of surprises and grandstanding from a president who seems more enamored by regimes like Iran than America. The administration relentlessly insists the Iranian regime can be trusted...
January 20, 2016 - 1:11am
December 19, 2015
Rick Jensen: Let’s not forget about Iran
Deep behind the headlines of recent political theater is the very real rattle of Iran’s ballistic sabre. Missile tests that don’t violate specific wording of President Obama’s Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) are pushing the early limits of what will certainly be future...
December 19, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 18, 2015
Noga Tarnopolsky: Israel won’t strike Iran alone
Noga Tarnopolsky Reuters The day after a nuclear deal with Iran was announced, the sun rose high above Jerusalem’s shimmering hills just as it does every July, as if the ancient land shrugged off two decades of apocalyptic warnings from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...
July 18, 2015 - 10:22pm
March 12, 2015
Dick Polman: GOP’s letter flirts with treason
Let me put this as charitably as I possibly can: The open letter to Iran’s ruling mullahs, authored by Tom Cotton, a Senate Republican freshman with zero national security credentials, and signed by 46 party colleagues, is a pathetic partisan stunt that tramples on presidential...
March 12, 2015 - 12:08am
December 4, 2013
Donna Brazile: Peacemonger
Six of the world’s major powers (the so-called P5 plus one) reached a historic phased agreement with Iran to limit its nuclear development to peaceful uses. It’s difficult to overstate this accomplishment, which bridges 33 years of broken diplomatic relations between the U.S....
December 4, 2013 - 10:47pm
October 1, 2012
Afghanistan bomber kills 14, including 3 Americans
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber rammed a motorcycle packed with explosives into a joint U.S.-Afghan patrol on Monday, killing...
October 1, 2012 - 3:57pm