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

Missouri is a state in the Midwestern United States and the 18th-most populous state in the country

Rapper Huey, best known for debut single Pop, Lock & Drop It, shot dead in St Louis
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Rapper Huey, best known for debut single Pop, Lock & Drop It, shot dead in St Louis

The shooting that killed rapper Huey has also injured another unidentified man, who is currently admitted at a Kinloch hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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

Himalayan towns like Darjeeling, Mussoorie and Kathmandu are going to fast run dry
India

Himalayan towns like Darjeeling, Mussoorie and Kathmandu are going to fast run dry

India has no system to count its climate migrants but ranks fifth among countries most vulnerable to impacts of climate change.

Directors of Rocketman and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri announce new films
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Directors of Rocketman and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri announce new films

Dexter Fletcher's Rocketman recently won an Academy Award for Best Original Song.

US judge extends order preventing Missouri's only abortion clinic Planned Parenthood's licence from lapsing
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US judge extends order preventing Missouri's only abortion clinic Planned Parenthood's licence from lapsing

St Louis Circuit Judge Michael Stelzer granted Planned Parenthood's request for a preliminary injunction, extending his earlier order to temporarily block the US state of Missouri from allowing the abortion clinic's St Louis facility's license to lapse

Thousands take out protest in Alabama against abortion ban; Kentucky, Ohio, Missouri look at limiting rights
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Thousands take out protest in Alabama against abortion ban; Kentucky, Ohio, Missouri look at limiting rights

Thousands took to the streets in the southern US state of Alabama on Sunday to rally against the nation's most restrictive bans on abortions in decades

Amid controversy over US abortion laws, Donald Trump says he's 'pro-life' but favours exceptions for rape and incest
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Amid controversy over US abortion laws, Donald Trump says he's 'pro-life' but favours exceptions for rape and incest

President Donald Trump on Saturday declared himself "strongly pro-life" but in favor of exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest, after several US states passed tough new restrictions on abortions.

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy; no exceptions for rape, incest cases
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Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy; no exceptions for rape, incest cases

Missouri's Republican-led Senate has now passed a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy. Senators approved the legislation 24-10 early Thursday with just hours left before a Friday deadline to pass bills

Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions
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Polar vortex makes US cities colder than South Pole; 22 states record sub zero temperatures, whiteout conditions

At least 22 states recorded sub-zero temperatures Wednesday and 139 million people in the U.S. who were under a wind chill advisory or wind chill warning as of midday Wednesday, according to information from the National Weather Service.

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".

Donald Trump likely to oust US Homeland Security boss Kirstjen Nielsen; wants 'John Wayne' brand hardliner as replacement
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Donald Trump likely to oust US Homeland Security boss Kirstjen Nielsen; wants 'John Wayne' brand hardliner as replacement

Kirstjen Nielsen, the top immigration official in the Trump administration, is likely being booted out. “It’s no longer ‘if’, it’s ‘when’”, is the buzz at the White House which offered no comment on “personnel issues”. Trump has long understood to have had problems with Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen - a protege of Trump’s chief of staff John Kelly who has been the DHS Secretary’s champion from well before her appointment.

Donald Trump fires Attorney-General Jeff Sessions amid fear over Mueller probe; 'worse than Watergate', say opponents
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Donald Trump fires Attorney-General Jeff Sessions amid fear over Mueller probe; 'worse than Watergate', say opponents

Within 24 hours of Democrats seizing control of the US House of Representatives and raising the risks of investigations into Donald Trump's businesses, the US president fired US Attorney General Jeff Sessions - the country's chief law enforcement officer who has endured more than a year of blistering and personal attacks over his recusal from the Russia investigation.

US midterm results: Donald Trump victory lap signals he will weaponise hardline immigration for 2020 bid
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US midterm results: Donald Trump victory lap signals he will weaponise hardline immigration for 2020 bid

US president Donald Trump pounced on the mixed verdict from midterm elections 2018 and spun it as a “tremendous success”, signalling that he’s not going to back down from his hardline agenda on immigration and race as a political battle cry that speaks the secret lingo that his predominantly white, male and rural base wants to hear all the way into Trump’s 2020 re-election bid.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats score thumping House win, Republicans keep Senate, Donald Trump spins result as 'tremendous success'
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats score thumping House win, Republicans keep Senate, Donald Trump spins result as 'tremendous success'

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday celebrated Senate Republican gains in the midterm election but immediately threatened Democrats, who won back control of the House and with it the power to investigate the president's personal and professional conduct.

US midterm elections 2018: Voters punish Donald Trump; Democrats seize House control, Republicans keep Senate
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US midterm elections 2018: Voters punish Donald Trump; Democrats seize House control, Republicans keep Senate

A resounding no. America’s voters young and old delivered a stinging rebuke against Donald Trump’s bile-filled racist dog whistling brand of political campaigning for the midterm elections 2018 where he cast the choice as a battle against a migrant invasion which could end up putting (white) Americans at risk of violent crime versus military style border control and a threat to end birthright citizenship.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats inch towards House control, need 12 more seats to win as an anxious nation awaits final results
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats inch towards House control, need 12 more seats to win as an anxious nation awaits final results

Republicans were clinging to delicate majorities in the House and Senate Tuesday night as an anxious nation watched whether voters would reward or reject the GOP in the first nationwide election of Donald Trump's turbulent presidency.

US midterm elections 2018: Democrats clinch 2 early wins, must win 21 more to control House; Donald Trump's brute force faces acid test
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US midterm elections 2018: Democrats clinch 2 early wins, must win 21 more to control House; Donald Trump's brute force faces acid test

The energy and outrage of the Democratic resistance faced off against the brute strength of US president Donald Trump's GOP on Tuesday as voters across America decided whether Democrats should control at least one chamber of Congress for the first time in the Trump era.

US midterm election 2018: 'My loathing for him knows no bounds' say voters angry about Donald Trump poison pills on immigration and race
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US midterm election 2018: 'My loathing for him knows no bounds' say voters angry about Donald Trump poison pills on immigration and race

More than anything on this Election Day in America, in a midterm contest like no other before it, voters cast their ballots with one man in mind: President Donald Trump.

It's midterm election day in the US, Donald Trump not on ballot but polls are referendum on his turbulent presidency
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It's midterm election day in the US, Donald Trump not on ballot but polls are referendum on his turbulent presidency

Republicans' across-the-board control of Congress is at stake in Tuesday's midterm election, along with command of governors' offices and statehouses around the country.