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November 15, 2018
A rare two-headed copperhead that was found in late September in a Virginia yard has died. MUST CREDIT: JD Kleopfer
Rare two-headed snake found in Virginia has died
19 hours 49 min ago
November 14, 2018
A drunk raccoon in Milton, W.Va. MUST CREDIT: Photo handout from Milton Police Department
Raccoons drunk on crab apples cause false rabies scare in West Virginia
November 14, 2018 - 7:35pm
Forum News Service file photo of wheat harvest near Harwood, N.D.
Arid West encroaches on humid East, slowly changing the region’s farming
November 14, 2018 - 6:00am
November 12, 2018
The Woolsey Fire burns above Malibu, Calif., on Nov. 10. Photo for The Washington Post by Kyle Grillot
Paradise has burned to the ground, and officials now try to pick up the pieces
November 12, 2018 - 9:16pm
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
As death toll climbs from California fires, investigators face grim task of finding remains
November 12, 2018 - 7:08am
November 10, 2018
The snow has been cleared from Rollie Greeno Field in time for today's Jimmie football game. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Ready for the game
November 10, 2018 - 7:03am
November 9, 2018
At least nine dead, Paradise 'pretty much destroyed' as wildfire rages in Northern California
November 9, 2018 - 7:07am
November 8, 2018
A Mandarin duck has gone missing. Photo by Bradley Kane, courtesy of @BirdCentralPark.
New Yorkers feeling 'crushed' after Central Park's beloved Mandarin duck goes missing
November 8, 2018 - 2:30pm
October 31, 2018
Students discover 6,000-year-old stone ax at Mount Vernon
October 31, 2018 - 3:04pm
October 29, 2018
Crews drill test holes in the spillway Friday at Pipestem Dam as part of testing to determine the stability of the soil and if erosion control measures are needed. John M. Steiner / The Sun
Maintenance work
October 29, 2018 - 7:19am
October 22, 2018
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The eerie song of Antarctica - melting
October 22, 2018 - 12:35pm
October 21, 2018
Student scientists sift through mud and debris from the bottom of Lake Michigan in their search for meteorites.  Johnny Ford, Shedd Aquarium
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
October 21, 2018 - 5:15am
October 17, 2018
The Badlands of North Dakota   Forum News Service  file photo
Group forms after saying state lands open to public disappearing in ND
October 17, 2018 - 9:15pm
October 12, 2018
Nokota horses, named the North Dakota state equine, came from Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Jodie Hysjulien / Special to  Forum News Service
'It's miserable': ND rancher's Nokota horse herd to be sold
October 12, 2018 - 3:45pm
The American Crystal Sugar factory operates in East Grand Forks.  Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
October 12, 2018 - 9:01am
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