Minot Daily Newshttp://www.minotdailynews.comTop Blogsen-usThu, 29 Jan 2015 03:25:57 EDTThu, 29 Jan 2015 03:25:57 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssGirl dies because Canadian government let parents pursue alternative treatmenthttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/11246/Girl-dies-because-Canadian-government-let-parents-pursue-alternative-treatment.htmlLast week a little girl from Ontario died because the Canadian government decided to let her parents treat her cancer with the equivalent of snake oil instead of chemotherapy.Sat, 24 Jan 2015 12:09:51 EDTMusings on Amtrakhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/11241/Musings-on-Amtrak.htmlShould the United States spend more money to fund Amtrak? <P> Since I am a past customer, Amtrak just sent me a survey asking me to remember the details of my last railroad trip.Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:03:05 EDT"The Mentalist" is nearing the end of its runhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/11240/"The-Mentalist"-is-nearing-the-end-of-its-run.htmlTV series don't always get a satisfying ending. Ever since I watched the finale of "Twin Peaks," I've wondered what really happened to Agent Dale Cooper.Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:45:29 EDTGeorge Soros helped bankroll Ferguson protestshttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/11239/George-Soros-helped-bankroll-Ferguson-protests.htmlHere's an interesting footnote to the ongoing protests in Ferguson, Mo. following the shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer last August.Mon, 19 Jan 2015 13:59:15 EDTMaryland couple in hot water for letting children walk alone to the parkhttp://www.minotdailynews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/11238/Maryland-couple-in-hot-water-for-letting-children-walk-alone-to-the-park.htmlA Silver Springs, Maryland couple is under investigation for letting their 10-year-old son and 6-year-old daughter walk a mile to the park on their own last mont.Sat, 17 Jan 2015 12:08:13 EDT