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No less than 'modern slavery': Indian prof at Missouri-Kansas City university accused of using students as 'personal servants'
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No less than 'modern slavery': Indian prof at Missouri-Kansas City university accused of using students as 'personal servants'

UMKC students told the Kansas City Star that professor Ashim Mitra made only his Indian students work, and they followed orders as they were "bound by a culturally influenced silence".

US police forced to cut short interrogation after suspect refuses to stop farting
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US police forced to cut short interrogation after suspect refuses to stop farting

A police interrogation of a Kansas City man charged with drug and gun offenses ended prematurely when an investigator was driven from the room by the suspect’s excessive flatulence.

Kansas shooting: Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer was a 'troubled' but 'typical neighbour'
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Kansas shooting: Srinivas Kuchibhotla's killer was a 'troubled' but 'typical neighbour'

An Indian engineer was killed and two others were injured after an American man opened fire in Kansas. Allegedly, the man yelled: "get out of my country," before shooting.