Sunday Feb 16
Christian Science Monitor
Islam in the US - A brief history
Although Islam first came to these shores 400 years ago through enslaved Africans, it didn't really register on America's radar in a significant way until the 1960s and '70s with Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X .
BNSF Train Derailment Threatens to Delay Bakken Oil Deliveries
A BNSF Railway Co. train that derailed and blocked tracks in North Dakota may delay crude deliveries by as many as two days from the second-largest onshore oil producing state in the U.S. Eleven cars carrying corn derailed yesterday while switching tracks at Ross, North Dakota, said Steven Forsberg, a spokesman for BNSF in Fort Worth , Texas .
Oil waste pit might threaten ND town's water wells
North Dakota regulators have halted dumping at an oil drilling waste pit near Ross while they investigate whether the pit threatens the town's water supply.
Minot Daily News
Ross man dies in rollover
STANLEY Dallas K. Newhoff, 54, Ross, died Thursday around 1:50 a.m. after a single-vehicle rollover accident at the corner of 62nd Street Northwest and 83rd Avenue Northwest about one mile west of Stanley.