Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama

ShareThis Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama 08 Nov 2013 A 90-car train carrying North Dakota crude derailed and exploded in a rural area of western Alabama early on Friday, leaving 11 cars burning and potentially bolstering the push for tougher regulation of a boom in moving oil by rail. Twenty of […]

N.D. Tea Party debate skipped by top GOP candidates

By: Kristen M. Daum, GrandForksHerald.com Tonight will be the last scheduled debate for candidates in North Dakota’s top races prior to the state nominating conventions in March. But with several high-profile contenders from both parties not attending, less than half of the invited candidates will face their competition on stage. At least one participant is […]