Law Enforcement Evicts Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters From Private LandA months-long protest over the Dakota Access oil pipeline reached its most chaotic pitch yet when hundreds of law enforcement officers moved in to force activists off private property.
Riot Officers Move To Evict Pipeline ProtestersArmed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to remove Dakota Access pipeline protesters who have camped on private land to block construction of the oil pipeline.
Protesters Refuse To Leave Private Land, Expect Confrontation With PoliceProtesters trying to stop construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline are bracing for a confrontation with police Thursday after the demonstrators refused to leave private land in the pipeline's path.
Nearly All Dakota Access Pipeline Emergency Funds UsedNearly all of the $6 million in emergency funding earmarked for law enforcement costs related to the Dakota Access pipeline protest in North Dakota has been used up.
Officials Shoot At Drone During Pipeline Protests, Arrest 126Authorities fired at an unmanned aircraft and a group of Dakota Access pipeline opponents twice blocked a North Dakota state highway Sunday, capping a weekend of protests.
HCSO Faces Backlash After Sending Deputies To Standing RockA move by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office to send deputies to the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation has prompted an online petition demanding the department withdraw its forces.
N.D. Pipeline Protest Expands To Private LandThe long-running dispute over the Dakota Access oil pipeline expanded to private land recently purchased by the pipeline builders, with protesters who say the area rightfully belongs to Native Americans setting up camp and vowing to stay put until the project is stopped.
North Dakota To Vote On Medical MarijuanaNorth Dakota voters will decide next month on whether to legalize marijuana for medical purposes.
More Than 80 Arrested At N.D. Pipeline ProtestAuthorities in North Dakota say 83 people were arrested Saturday at a construction site of the Dakota Access pipeline.
Judge Refuses Riot Charge Against 'Democracy Now' ReporterAuthorities say they haven't ruled out future charges against "Democracy Now!" reporter Amy Goodman from her coverage of a protest against construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota.
Fire Damages Dakota Access Pipeline Equipment, Arson SuspectedAuthorities suspect arson in the latest burning of heavy equipment being used in the construction of the four-state Dakota Access pipeline in central Iowa.
Hotline Created For N.D. Farmers Affected By Pipeline ProtestsNorth Dakota's Agriculture Department has set up a hotline to help farmers and ranchers south of the Bismarck-Mandan area who've been affected by protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline.