Can We Shut Up About Fracking Now?

Opinion | Casey Given
MCKITTRICK, CA - MARCH 23: Pump jacks and wells are seen in an oil field on the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of a boom on March 23, 2014 near McKittrick, California.(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

A new study should lay to rest fears about natural gas drilling contaminating aquifers

Oil Production Out Of North Dakota Hits CRAZY HIGH Levels

Business | Michael Bastasch
MCKITTRICK, CA - MARCH 23: Pump jacks and wells are seen in an oil field on the Monterey Shale formation where gas and oil extraction using hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is on the verge of a boom on March 23, 2014 near McKittrick, California.(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

It’s a fracking miracle

North Dakota Is Booming Without Any Minimum Wage

Business | Jonah Bennett

‘Minimum wage reduces access to entry level jobs’

Victory for pro-choice activists in Midwest

US | Rachel Stoltzfoos
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 22: Pro-choice activists hold signs as marchers of the annual March for Life arrive in front of the U.S. Supreme Court January 22, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Federal judge overturns North Dakota abortion ban

What happens when a white supremacist finds out he's part black?

US | Koala McDidgeridoo

You’re about to find out

Federal judge temporarily blocks strict abortion law

US | Caroline May
Jack Dalrymple

Judge calls the ban ‘clearly unconstitutional’

A dozen states sue EPA over FOIA stonewalling

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Gina McCarthy

‘Sue-and-settle’ also under scrutiny

North Dakota governor signs restrictive anti-abortion legislation, prepares for court challenges

US | Caroline May
Abortion North Dakota

Bill is ‘a legitimate attempt by a state legislature to discover the boundaries of Roe v. Wade’

Students wear KKK outfits to show support for North Dakota high school hockey team - TheDC

Education | Eric Owens
KKK hockey game

Tweeted photo goes viral

Cigar Hunter: Post-election short smokes - TheDC

Feature:Opinion | David Martosko
Romney Campaigns Through Ohio One Day Before Super Tuesday

TheDC’s executive editor won’t let tax increases stop him from smoking hand-rolled stogies, and doesn’t care if you approve

Heitkamp wins North Dakota Senate race - TheDC

Elections | Alexis Levinson
Heidi Heitkamp enters the room. Photo - AP.

Republican bows out without recount

In North Dakota, an economic boom

Opinion | Nicolas Loris & Brandon Stewart

The Flickertail State’s economy is growing rapidly, thanks to a flourishing oil and natural gas industry.

North Dakotans tired of statist landlords

Opinion | J. Keith Johnson

Do we really own our property, or are we just renting it from the government?

North Dakota voters reject 'Fighting Sioux' mascot amid protests of insensitivity - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
Fighting Sioux

‘It’s absolutely stupid to take away a name they’ve had for so long’

North Dakotans vote to oust 'fighting Sioux' mascot - TheDC

Sports | Meagan Clark
Fighting Sioux Nickname

Alumni, American Indians groups face off in long-standing dispute

Super Tuesday preview: 419 delegates up for grabs - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
Santorum

Busiest day yet of 2012 GOP primary may help seal fate of the anti-Romney

NCAA says sanctions in place against UND - AP

Sports | InternAdmin
Fighting Sioux Nickname

University of North Dakota fights to keep Fighting Sioux as its mascot

North Dakotans hope to right property-tax wrong

Opinion | Izzy Lyman

Conservative activists are trying to abolish North Dakota’s property tax.

TheDC Morning: Obamacare = Obamajobkiller - TheDC

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Obama Year Four.JPEG

TheDC Morning: Obamacare = Obamajobkiller

To create jobs, develop U.S. energy resources

Opinion | David Holt

It’s an approach that’s working in North Dakota, where the unemployment rate is 3.3%.