• Excavators are in place as work resumed Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, on the four-state Dakota Access pipeline near St. Anthony, N.D. A federal appeals court ruling on Sunday cleared the way for work to resume on private land in North Dakota that's near a camp where thousands of protesters supporting tribal rights have gathered for months. (AP Photo/ Blake Nicholson)

    The Latest: I arrest in support of ‘Democracy Now!’ reporter

    MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on court developments involving journalist Amy Goodman over her coverage of protests in North Dakota over the proposed Dakota Access pipeline: (all times local):

  • Police officers line up as a protest grows outside the Morton County Courthouse in Mandan, N.D., Monday, Oct. 17, 2016.  A judge dismissed a complaint Monday against Democracy Now journalist Amy Goodman, who reported on a clash between pipeline protesters and private security in September. (Mike McCleary/The Bismarck Tribune via AP)

    ‘Democracy Now’ reporter to plead not guilty to riot charge

    MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — “Democracy Now!” reporter Amy Goodman won’t face a riot charge stemming from her coverage of a protest against construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota, with a judge saying Monday that there was no cause for it.