DAPL protests in MN as Hennepin County law enforcement move in to assist Morton County's efforts

Hennepin County Sheriff Rick Stanek sent deputies to North Dakota Sunday, at the request of local officials who are dealing with months of protests and dozens of arrests.


Morton County says dog handlers hired by DAPL were not properly licensed to work in ND

The Morton County Sheriff's Department has finished its investigation into the proper licensing of private security guards used on a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site.


New DAPL protest camp escalates tension between law enforcement, demonstrators

Irreconcilable differences have brought law enforcement and Dakota Access Pipeline protesters close to a breaking point.


BSC hosts sexual violence speaker

One in three women and one in six men worldwide experience some form of sexual violence, while less than 50 percent of victims report these crimes.


Civil rights activist, 'Avenger' join Dakota Access Pipeline protest

As protesters prepare for a clash with police along the construction route, they're getting some famous help.


Most Popular

NBC News Headlines

Justice Department Charges 61 In India-Based Call Center Scam

The Justice Department has charged 61 people for impersonating IRS agents to scam money for fictional government debts from unsuspecting victims.

UW Student Charged with 15 Counts Related to Sexual Assault

Alec Cook, 20, appeared in Dane County Circuit Court for a bail hearing on Thursday where a judge set a $200,000 cash bond.

These Three-Parent Kids Grew Up OK

More than a dozen babies born using a controversial 'three-parent' technique have grown into healthy teenagers.

Putin: 'Is the U.S. a Banana Republic?'

The Russian president spoke of "hysteria" and "mythical problems" when addressing the idea of Russian influence on the U.S. electi

NAACP Wants Federal Probe After Noose Put Around Black Mississippi Student's Neck

Mississippi high school students are accused of forcibly placing noose around a black classmate's neck. WXXV's Hank Davis reports.