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Texas shivers amid deadly winter spell; millions remain without electricity, many face water shortages
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Texas shivers amid deadly winter spell; millions remain without electricity, many face water shortages

More than 30 storm-related deaths have been reported in the US media since the cold weather arrived last week, many in traffic accidents

At least 20 dead, millions left without power as winter storm brings freezing rain, snow to south and central US
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At least 20 dead, millions left without power as winter storm brings freezing rain, snow to south and central US

Weather-related emergencies have been declared in Texas, Alabama, Oklahoma, Kansas, Mississippi and Oregon in the wake of the storm, which is predicted to move towards the northeast US

Winter storm barrels across Texas; two dead, four million without power supply as subfreezing cold sweeps US
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Winter storm barrels across Texas; two dead, four million without power supply as subfreezing cold sweeps US

Law enforcement reported two men were found dead along Houston-area roadways. Causes of death were pending, but officials said the subfreezing temperatures were likely to blame

Donald Trump rejects blame for siege of US Capitol, calls Washington speech 'totally appropriate'
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Donald Trump rejects blame for siege of US Capitol, calls Washington speech 'totally appropriate'

The outgoing president described his scheduled impeachment in the House of Representatives on Wednesday a "continuation of the greatest witch hunt in the history of politics"

Texas judge dismisses suit aimed at overturning US election ahead of counting of Electoral College's votes
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Texas judge dismisses suit aimed at overturning US election ahead of counting of Electoral College's votes

The lawsuit aimed to give Vice-President Mike Pence the power to overturn the results of the presidential election when Congress formally counts the Electoral College votes next week

Nine-year old Ryan Kaji tops Forbes' highest paid YouTuber list with $29.5 mn earnings
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Nine-year old Ryan Kaji tops Forbes' highest paid YouTuber list with $29.5 mn earnings

Ryan, who unboxes and reviews toys on his YouTube channel Ryan’s World, has over 40 million subscribers.

US Supreme Court rejects Texas suit seeking to subvert Biden's victory; 'we’re not finished,' says Trump team
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US Supreme Court rejects Texas suit seeking to subvert Biden's victory; 'we’re not finished,' says Trump team

Texas’ lawsuit, filed directly in the Supreme Court, challenged election procedures in four states: Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin

Donald Trump, 17 states join Texas' longshot bid in SC to overturn Biden's election victory
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Donald Trump, 17 states join Texas' longshot bid in SC to overturn Biden's election victory

Texas attorney-general Ken Paxton's lawsuit demands that 62 total Electoral College votes in Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin be invalidated. Legal experts dismissed the Republican's filing as the latest and perhaps longest legal shot since Election Day

India's COVID tally crosses 86 lakh; Centre asks seven states to focus on effective management
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India's COVID tally crosses 86 lakh; Centre asks seven states to focus on effective management

India's COVID-19 caseload mounted to 86,36,011 with 44,281 people testing positive for the infection in a span of 24 hours, while the toll climbed to 1,27,571 with 512 new fatalities, according to the health ministry's morning update

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

Texas is a state in the South Central Region of the United States, and the second-largest in the country

US Election: Donald Trump ahead of Joe Biden by five points in Texas, suggests poll
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US Election: Donald Trump ahead of Joe Biden by five points in Texas, suggests poll

The poll conducted between 13 and 20 October found 50 percent of the voters saying they already have or will vote for Trump, while 44.7 percent said they have or will vote for Biden

US election 2020: Over 7 million voted early in Texas; Kamala Harris to campaign on Friday
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US election 2020: Over 7 million voted early in Texas; Kamala Harris to campaign on Friday

Texas has seen high voter participation during the early voting period, which began on 13 October

Coronavirus cases in US reach record high with over 83,000 cases in a day; deaths near 224,000
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Coronavirus cases in US reach record high with over 83,000 cases in a day; deaths near 224,000

The US surge mirrors a similarly widespread spike in Europe, where Rome, Paris, and other major cities are reining in nightlife as part of the increasingly drastic measures undertaken to slow the spread of the pandemic

Pro-Donald Trump boat parade in Texas sees at least four vessels sink, multiple distress calls, say officials
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Pro-Donald Trump boat parade in Texas sees at least four vessels sink, multiple distress calls, say officials

The number of boats participating was not immediately clear. An official said there were too many variables to say what exactly occurred

Hurricane Hanna makes landfall twice in Texas; residents warned of heavy rainfall, ‘catastrophic flooding’
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Hurricane Hanna makes landfall twice in Texas; residents warned of heavy rainfall, ‘catastrophic flooding’

Trump said his administration was monitoring Hanna, along with Hurricane Douglas, which is heading toward Hawaii

After US orders China's Houston consulate closed, Beijing accuses law enforcement of 'improperly entering' premises
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After US orders China's Houston consulate closed, Beijing accuses law enforcement of 'improperly entering' premises

The Trump administration ordered the Houston consulate closed this week, saying Chinese agents tried to steal medical and other research in Texas

Donald Trump delivers divisive culture war message at Mount Rushmore in bid to win second term, barely mentions pandemic
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Donald Trump delivers divisive culture war message at Mount Rushmore in bid to win second term, barely mentions pandemic

The scene at Mount Rushmore was the latest sign of how Trump appears, by design or default, increasingly disconnected from the intense concern among Americans about the COVID-19 crisis gripping the country

'US will have 100,000 new coronavirus cases a day,' warns top health expert Anthony Fauci as country sees around 40,000 new infections a day
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'US will have 100,000 new coronavirus cases a day,' warns top health expert Anthony Fauci as country sees around 40,000 new infections a day

Fauci said the daily increase in new coronavirus cases in the United States, currently around 40,000, could reach 100,000 unless a full nationwide effort was undertaken to tamp down the resurgent virus.

Donald Trump signs Executive Order on police reform even as he presses for 'law and order' after weeks of protests against racial injustice
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Donald Trump signs Executive Order on police reform even as he presses for 'law and order' after weeks of protests against racial injustice

President Donald Trump, facing criticism that his policies and inflammatory rhetoric have aggravated a racial divide in the United States, signed an order on Tuesday that he said would reform police practices even as he pressed for 'law and order' nationwide.

From social media to US streets: Boogaloo movement makes its presence felt during George Floyd protests
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From social media to US streets: Boogaloo movement makes its presence felt during George Floyd protests

Often seen wearing Hawaiian shirts, possessing guns and bent on starting a civil war, followers of the anti-government Boogaloo movement have also been seen at the protests against police brutality and George Floyd's death.