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Standing Rock protesters stay put despite victory, elements

Pipeline protesters in North Dakota are either too afraid their hard fought victory will slip away or are having too much of an experience to disperse, and it may take plunging temperatures and disease to dislodge them from their camp at Standing Rock. Drumming, sacred blessings and cries of joy have echoed from the assembled

Police evict oil pipeline protesters from private land

Law enforcement officers in riot gear and firing bean bags and pepper spray evicted protesters Thursday from private land in the path of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, dramatically escalating a dispute over Native American rights and the project’s environmental impact that has simmered for months. In an operation that took nearly six hours, hundreds