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SCOTUS Dashes North Dakota’s Dreams Of Basically Outlawing Abortion

North Dakota Republicans hoped to be able to pass a law banning abortion after 6 weeks.

Robyn Pennacchia | January 25, 2016 - 6:30 pm

North Dakota Gets Creative In Attempt To Ban Abortion

Last year, the state of North Dakota attempted to enact a “Fetal Heartbeat Bill” that would prevent women from seeking an abortion once a heartbeat can be detected, or at…

Robyn Pennacchia | January 14, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Can You Guess Which State Is The Happiest?

For years, Hawaii was the happiest place in the country, but this time around, another state has ranked at #1. According to Gallup’s Well-Being Index, 2013’s happiest state was –…

Claire Hannum | February 20, 2014 - 6:30 pm

North Dakota Governor Signs “Fetal Heartbeat” Abortion Bill

Abortions are banned in North Dakota as soon as a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as six weeks, after Governor Jack Dalrymple signed the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 26, 2013 - 5:40 pm

North Dakota Passes Anti-Abortion Law Saying Life Begins At Conception

North Dakota passed the nation’s most restrictive ban on abortion today: the ND House of Representatives advanced a “fetal personhood” measure which declares a fertilized egg a human, thereby…

Jessica Wakeman | March 22, 2013 - 5:40 pm

North Dakota Advances Anti-Abortion “Fetal Personhood” Ballot Measure

North Dakota’s state Senate has approved a “fetal personhood” voter initiative which would allow citizens  to vote on whether to amend the state constitution to read that life begins…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2013 - 5:40 pm

This Woman Doesn’t Understand How Deer Crossing Signs Work

Deer crossing signs exists in semi-rural areas to let drivers know to watch out for deer on the road. But Donna, who called in to a radio station in Fargo,…

Julie Gerstein | October 14, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Style-a-saurus!

Finally animal-print lovers can look forward to a sexy new pattern: dinosaur! Researchers in North Dakota have uncovered a mummified Edmontosaurus in a rock tomb. The Badlands’ find gives paleontologists…

Simcha | March 19, 2008 - 3:45 pm