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19 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

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DOT offers new oil train rules The federal government on Wednesday proposed stricter rules for trains hauling crude oil Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/money/2014/07/23/dot-offers-new-oil-train-rules/13077883/ Under new rules proposed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, oil trains like the one pictured would ... (more)

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Related Topix: Casselton, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Heidi Heitkamp, Hamberg, ND

Yesterday | The Hill

Hoeven offers natural gas 'compromise'

Sen. John Hoeven said Wednesday that he introduced a bill that could be a compromise on the issue of exporting liquid natural gas .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Department of Energy

Yesterday | Rock102online.com

ND lawmakers react to oil train proposals

Members of North Dakota's congressional delegation say they're encouraged by proposed rules for rail tank cars that carry crude oil.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, John Hoeven, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Cramer, Casselton, ND

Yesterday | Politico

DOT proposes stricter oil train safety rules

The Obama administration on Wednesday announced its long-awaited proposal to improve the safety of oil trains, a step meant to address a series of fiery derailments that have raised fears about the dark side of the North American energy boom.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lynchburg, VA, Senator Chuck Schumer

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota's Klobuchar ratchets up attention on perils of distracted driving

Consider, for example, that one in four crashes in Minnesota can be linked to driver inattention, according to the state Department of Public Safety, which put the death toll from distracted driving at 63 in 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Eden Prairie, MN

County 10 News

It's Official: July 26th declared National Day of the American Cowboy

For the tenth year in a row, the U.S. Senate has declared a National Day of the American Cowboy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Craig Thomas, Mike Crapo

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Valley News Live

Why Is Microsoft Not As Popular As It Once Was?

Microsoft announced on Thursday they will be cutting 18,000 jobs within the next year.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Fargo, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Computers, iPhone

KVOX-FM Fargo

Hoeven: No layoffs expected at Microsoft in Fargo

North Dakota Sen. John Hoeven says layoffs are not expected at the Fargo campus of Microsoft, which plans to cut 18,000 jobs elsewhere.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Fargo, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, John Hoeven

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Turf

7/15/2014 - Formal Ceremony Marks Production of 1 Million Bobcat Loaders

Bobcat Company marked this tremendous milestone with a formal ceremony on July 12, sharing the occasion with its valued employees and the community of Gwinner, North Dakota, home to Bobcat's primary production facility.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Fargo, ND, West Fargo, ND, Gwinner, ND, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Cramer

The Las Vegas Sun

Republican Dean Heller wants to extend unemployment benefits. Mark Amodei doesn't. Here's why.

Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., and other Senate Republicans discuss their concerns about the political fight over legislation to restore benefits to long-term jobless workers, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Representative Mark Amodei, Senator Kelly Ayotte

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Breitbart.com

Concern on Right Grows Over Details of Border Boondoggle Bill

House GOP leadership is discussing including border security language in an emergency spending bill that has drawn fire from top immigration hawks, including the Heritage Foundation and Sen. Chuck Grassley , as being insufficient.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Michael McCaul, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Bob Goodlatte, John Boehner

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Bobcat celebrates production of 1 millionth loader

The West Fargo-based company celebrated the event Saturday in Gwinner with a 5K run, factory tours and a party at the city park.

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Related Topix: West Fargo, ND, Gwinner, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jack Dalrymple, US Governors, Wahpeton, ND, Business News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Roll Call

Debate Over School Lunch Nutrition Standards Delays Agriculture Spending Bill

Nutrition standards for school lunches have turned into one of the most contentious issues in this year's appropriations debate.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science, US News, Michelle Obama, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

National Journal

How the U.S. Is Trying to Convince Central American Parents to Keep Their Kids Home

It's an image plastered on a poster to be spread around El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Hill

Senate bill increases natural gas exports to US allies

Sens. John Hoeven , John McCain and John Barrasso introduced the North Atlantic Energy Security Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Senator John Barrasso

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Free Republic

Flashback: Corker, Alexander Help Immigration Bill Pass

Tennessee Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander were among supporters of an Immigration Bill that passed the Senate on Thursday, 68-32.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Lamar Alexander

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Roll Call

North Dakota Looks to Extend Pipelines Through Tribal Land to Reduce Natural Gas Burn-Offs

While North Dakota takes steps to limit the volume of natural gas that is being burned off, or 'flared,' in its rapidly expanding oil fields, the problem, which has caught the attention of Congress, is far worse on the state's American Indian land - where regulation is more difficult.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jack Dalrymple, Berthold, ND, Mandan, ND

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Valley News Live

Federal Highway Trust Fund Running On Empty

Another battle is shaping up in Washington and it's over potholes. Actually it's more than that, but potholes certainly play a part.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Hoeven pushing to keep Minot mail center open

One of North Dakota's two U.S. senators is urging the United States Postal Service to keep a mail processing facility open in Minot to help handle population increases in recent years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US Governors, John Hoeven

The Winnipeg Free Press

N. Dakota becomes major oil player

North Dakota has joined the ranks of the few places in the world that produce more than a million barrels of oil per day, due in large part to the rich Bakken shale formation in the western part of the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US Governors, John Hoeven, Montana

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