by Ari Phillips Posted on January 30, 2014
$100 million worth of gas is flared in North Dakota each month, emitting substantial amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
by Bryce Covert, Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 24, 2014
But all of them have plenty of other programs that desperately need those funds.
by Adam Peck, Scott Keyes Posted on January 23, 2014
Even as the United States makes steady progress in its fight against homelessness, roughly half of states saw their homeless populations increase over the past five years.
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by Joanna M. Foster Posted on January 10, 2014
American white pelicans are arriving at their breeding grounds 16 days earlier than they used to. This adaptation to warmer springs in the south is proving deadly for chicks born early up north.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on January 7, 2014 Updated: January 7, 2014
Last week's derailment and explosion of an oil train in Casselton, North Dakota was enough to prompt a call for moderation from Robert Harms, the chairman of North Dakota's Republican party.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on January 3, 2014
Crude oil trains are exploding a lot more than usual lately, and investors are taking note.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on January 3, 2014
As a hub for oil transport, Minnesota is getting ready for the kind of dangerous derailment North Dakota saw last week.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on January 1, 2014 Updated: January 1, 2014
As Casselton residents return to their homes following Monday's major crude oil train crash, the risks of rail transport of oil remain high.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on December 19, 2013 Updated: December 19, 2013
For the first time in a decade, the only abortion clinic in North Dakota has seen a significant drop in the number of women seeking abortions -- but not because fewer women are choosing to have them.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on December 19, 2013
North Dakota drillers are acknowledging that gas flaring is a problem, and they're working to get it under control -- as soon as the Bakken oil boom drops off.