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December 8, 2017
Attorney general: ND medical pot law still requires two-thirds legislative vote to amend
BISMARCK — Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued an opinion concluding that North Dakota's medical marijuana law, passed overwhelmingly...
December 8, 2017 - 8:45pm
Rep. Trent Franks, facing ethics investigation, says he will resign immediately
WASHINGTON - Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., facing an ethics investigation over alleged sexual harassment, announced Friday that he will resign...
December 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White House
WASHINGTON - Deputy national security adviser Dina Powell, a driving force behind the Trump administration's Middle East policy, plans to leave...
December 8, 2017 - 12:47pm
Arizona Rep. Franks to resign, says he asked female staff to bear his child
WASHINGTON - Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican who is among the most conservative members of the House, said he would resign his seat...
December 8, 2017 - 7:06am
December 7, 2017
Tax bill could hit ND state revenues, tax commissioner says
BISMARCK — North Dakota's tax commissioner predicted Thursday, Dec. 7, state revenues would take a hit under Republican tax overhaul efforts...
December 7, 2017 - 5:45pm
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
WASHINGTON — Al Franken was one of the most recognized U.S. senators from the day he took office in 2009, thanks to fame he gained on the "Saturday...
December 7, 2017 - 3:45pm
Tina Smith quickly rising to top of Senate speculation
PAUL — It took only minutes after the first sexual misconduct allegation was waged against Al Franken for speculation to begin about who would...
December 7, 2017 - 3:25pm
Text of Franken resignation speech
WASHINGTON — Here is a copy of U.S. Sen. Al Franken's speech, provided by his office, as prepared for delivery: A couple of months ago,...
December 7, 2017 - 12:52pm
Analysis: Franken resignation sounded strikingly similar to 2008 apology
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken apologized about how he treated women. "I've had some tough conversations this week," Franken said, adding that "it kills...
December 7, 2017 - 12:27pm
Timeline of Franken sexual misconduct allegations
ST. PAUL — Here are some key dates in U.S. Sen. Al Franken's sexual misconduct allegations: Nov. 16: Los Angeles radio host says Franken...
December 7, 2017 - 11:11am
Franken announces resignation from U.S. Senate
The announcement will be carried on all Forum Communication websites. U.S. Sen. Al Franken will address the Senate at 10:45 a.m. Central...
December 7, 2017 - 10:35am
Chirps, hums and phantom noises - how bizarre events in Cuba changed embassy workers' brains
They would sometimes wake in the night to hear a disembodied chirping somewhere in the room, or a strange, low hum, or the sound of scraping...
December 7, 2017 - 8:26am
December 6, 2017
UPDATE: Friends call for Franken to step down, but he is not tipping his hat yet
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Al Franken's political friends want and expect him to resign. The Minnesota Democrat plans a Thursday, Dec. 7, announcement...
December 6, 2017 - 5:39pm
North Dakota legislators want updated sexual harassment policy
BISMARCK — North Dakota lawmakers called for an updated sexual harassment policy that includes a process for reporting such behavior Wednesday,...
December 6, 2017 - 12:57pm
Heitkamp joins senators calling for Franken to step down
WASHINGTON — Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called for the resignation of Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., on Wednesday, Dec. 6, joining the morning...
December 6, 2017 - 12:06pm