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US Election 2020 Mississippi profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more
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US Election 2020 Mississippi profile: How state voted in 2016, demographics and more

Mississippi is a southern US state with the Mississippi River to its west, the state of Alabama to its east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south

Joe Biden adds Michigan to kitty, seizes key battleground state from Bernie Sanders
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Joe Biden adds Michigan to kitty, seizes key battleground state from Bernie Sanders

Joe Biden won Michigan’s Democratic primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago

United States officials raid numerous Mississippi food processing plants, arrest 680 on charges of immigration violations
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United States officials raid numerous Mississippi food processing plants, arrest 680 on charges of immigration violations

US immigration officials raided numerous Mississippi food processing plants on Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers. The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to visit El Paso, Texas.

Donald Trump proposes tighter gun control tied to immigration reform after Ohio, Texas mass shootings that left 29 people dead
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Donald Trump proposes tighter gun control tied to immigration reform after Ohio, Texas mass shootings that left 29 people dead

US President Donald Trump on Monday urged Republicans and Democrats to agree on tighter gun control

30 dead, several injured in US' Texas, Ohio after two separate mass shootings reported within 24 hours
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30 dead, several injured in US' Texas, Ohio after two separate mass shootings reported within 24 hours

Two separate mass shootings within 24 hours left 30 people dead and several others injured in the US states of Texas and Ohio.

Two dead as 'disgruntled' Walmart employee opens fire in Mississippi; authorities say he was shot, arrested by police
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Two dead as 'disgruntled' Walmart employee opens fire in Mississippi; authorities say he was shot, arrested by police

A gunman described as a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two co-workers and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested on Tuesday at a Walmart store in northern Mississippi, authorities said.

Powerful storms sweep through southern US, kill 8 people, including three children; dozens sustain injuries
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Powerful storms sweep through southern US, kill 8 people, including three children; dozens sustain injuries

Nearly 90,000 customers were without electricity in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Georgia in US as of midday Sunday

Remembering Mark Twain, the author who gave us Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, on his 183rd birthday
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Remembering Mark Twain, the author who gave us Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, on his 183rd birthday

Mark Twain worked as a labourer, served as a riverboat pilot, and occasionally published articles and sketches in his brother's newspaper, Muscatine Journal during his lifetime

European Union warns of countermeasures if Donald Trump imposes tariffs on auto imports
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European Union warns of countermeasures if Donald Trump imposes tariffs on auto imports

The European Union warned on Monday that up to $294 billion worth of US exports would face counter-measures if President Donald Trump went through with his threat to slap duties on auto imports.

Eight US states cast midterm primary ballots: All you need to know about polls that will shape 2020 campaigns
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Eight US states cast midterm primary ballots: All you need to know about polls that will shape 2020 campaigns

Eight states cast midterm primary ballots on Tuesday, with implications for control of the House and Senate and for several governor's races.

Hurricane Nate weakens to a tropical depression, brings flooding and power outages to US Gulf Coast
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Hurricane Nate weakens to a tropical depression, brings flooding and power outages to US Gulf Coast

Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the US Gulf Coast before weakening rapidly

Hurricane Nate hits US Gulf Coast: Downpour brings floods, power outages; storm weakens after landfall
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Hurricane Nate hits US Gulf Coast: Downpour brings floods, power outages; storm weakens after landfall

Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the US Gulf Coast before weakening rapidly, sparing the region the kind of catastrophic damage left by a series of hurricanes that hit the southern US and Caribbean in recent weeks.

Hurricane Nate: 25 dead in Central America; residents along US Gulf Coast begin evacuation
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Hurricane Nate: 25 dead in Central America; residents along US Gulf Coast begin evacuation

Hurricane Nate may strengthen on Saturday, threatening to hit the US central Gulf Coast with strong winds and storm surges after it killed at least 25 people in Central America.

US plane crash: 16 killed as Marine Corps aircraft goes down in Mississippi; no survivors
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US plane crash: 16 killed as Marine Corps aircraft goes down in Mississippi; no survivors

A United States military aircraft has crashed in the southern state of Mississippi, killing 16 people, American media reported on Monday.

Mississippi shooting: Man kills 8, including sheriff's deputy; says he didn't want to be caught alive
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Mississippi shooting: Man kills 8, including sheriff's deputy; says he didn't want to be caught alive

Authorities in Mississippi said on Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people, including a sheriff's deputy, were killed in a shooting.

Texas tornadoes: 4 killed, dozens injured as severe storms swept east of Dallas
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Texas tornadoes: 4 killed, dozens injured as severe storms swept east of Dallas

Severe storms including tornadoes swept through several small towns in East Texas, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, and leaving a trail of overturned vehicles, mangled trees and damaged homes, authorities said Sunday.

One dead in Louisiana flooding; governor declares emergency
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One dead in Louisiana flooding; governor declares emergency

Heavy downpours pounded parts of the central US Gulf Coast on Saturday, forcing the rescue of dozens of people stranded in homes by waist-high water and leaving one man dead who became trapped by floodwaters.

Trump, Clinton inch closer to Presidential showdown, dominate Michigan, Mississippi primaries
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Trump, Clinton inch closer to Presidential showdown, dominate Michigan, Mississippi primaries

Republican presidential aspirant Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton have won primaries in the US states of Michigan and Mississippi

Trump still leading as Republican race gets tighter
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Trump still leading as Republican race gets tighter

US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump faces a tough test on Tuesday when the party's key primaries will be held in four states of Hawaii, Idaho, Michigan and Mississippi as the gap between him and his rivals has narrowed.