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# missouri - Last week 27th November 2022 - 10th December 2022

US court rules 19-year-old daughter cannot witness execution of her father
# USA
# USA

US court rules 19-year-old daughter cannot witness execution of her father

Nov 29th 2022, 7:50 AM 22,662 Views 25 Comments

Kevin Johnson was sentenced to death for the 2005 murder of a white policeman in Missouri.

# missouri - This year 2022

At least three killed in St Louis school shooting, including gunman
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

At least three killed in St Louis school shooting, including gunman

Oct 25th 2022, 8:11 AM 15,024 Views 8 Comments

The gunman, a former student of the school, fatally shot a teacher and a teenage girl.

Three deaths and multiple injuries as cross-country train derails in Missouri
# Amtrack
# Amtrack

Three deaths and multiple injuries as cross-country train derails in Missouri

Jun 27th 2022, 11:15 PM 12,333 Views 1 Comment

Nearly 250 passengers were on board at the time of the derailment.

# missouri - Last year 2021

Convicted murderer executed in Missouri despite pleas for clemency
# America
# America

Convicted murderer executed in Missouri despite pleas for clemency

Oct 6th 2021, 7:43 AM 26,497 Views 36 Comments

Ernest Lee Johnson, 61, was executed for the 1994 murders of three convenience store workers.

# missouri - All time

Audible booing in reduced crowd as NFL returns with 'moment of unity'
# Us Sport
From The42
# Us Sport

Audible booing in reduced crowd as NFL returns with 'moment of unity'

Sep 11th 2020, 9:02 AM 7,397 Views 4 Comments

Super Bowl Champions Kansas City beat the Texans in front of just under 16,000 people.

Trump believes charging US couple over brandishing guns during protest 'an egregious abuse of power'
# St Louis
# St Louis

Trump believes charging US couple over brandishing guns during protest 'an egregious abuse of power'

Updated Jul 21st 2020, 9:46 PM 78,864 Views 0 Comments

Footage of the white couple outside their home went viral amid worldwide protests against racial injustice.

Missouri executes man whose last words were to maintain his innocence
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Missouri executes man whose last words were to maintain his innocence

May 20th 2020, 7:38 AM 58,011 Views 74 Comments

Walter Barton was convicted of murder at a fifth trial in 2006 but maintained his innocence.

US state of Missouri sues China over Covid-19 pandemic
# Missouri
# Missouri

US state of Missouri sues China over Covid-19 pandemic

Apr 22nd 2020, 8:45 AM 40,872 Views 117 Comments

“They must be held accountable for their actions,” said Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt.

Puppy with ‘second tail’ growing from his head found wandering the streets in Missouri
# NARWHAL
# NARWHAL

Puppy with ‘second tail’ growing from his head found wandering the streets in Missouri

Nov 13th 2019, 7:52 PM 44,586 Views 23 Comments

The 10-week-old dog was rescued and given the name Narwhal.

US judge blocks state law that would ban abortion after eight weeks of pregnancy
# Missouri
# Missouri

US judge blocks state law that would ban abortion after eight weeks of pregnancy

Aug 28th 2019, 7:52 AM 7,582 Views 38 Comments

A judge in Kansas City said the law violates a previous Supreme Court ruling.

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'
# America
# America

Man (20) walks into Walmart armed with guns to 'test his right to bear arms'

Aug 10th 2019, 1:22 PM 58,006 Views 89 Comments

Dmitriy Andreychenko’s wife Angelice had told him it wasn’t a good idea.

Three people killed as violent tornadoes rip through US state of Missouri
# Missouri
# Missouri

Three people killed as violent tornadoes rip through US state of Missouri

May 23rd 2019, 10:46 PM 10,224 Views 7 Comments

Some 20 people were treated at hospitals overnight, according to officials.

US judge orders poacher to watch repeat screenings of Bambi as part of sentence
# Missouri
# Missouri

US judge orders poacher to watch repeat screenings of Bambi as part of sentence

Dec 18th 2018, 9:31 AM 12,039 Views 10 Comments

David Berry Jr will be forced to see the animated movie at least once a month during his year-long jail term.

US woman accused of persuading her terminally ill father to kill her husband in murder-suicide
# Elizabeth Kilgore
# Elizabeth Kilgore

US woman accused of persuading her terminally ill father to kill her husband in murder-suicide

Oct 11th 2018, 9:28 PM 25,605 Views 0 Comments

Elizabeth Kilgore pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.

Miraculous recovery for 10-year-old US boy after meat skewer pierces skull
# Missouri
# Missouri

Miraculous recovery for 10-year-old US boy after meat skewer pierces skull

Sep 13th 2018, 7:12 PM 20,089 Views 8 Comments

Xavier Cunningham’s skull was pierced from front-to-back with half a foot of skewer still sticking out of his face.

Nine family members among the 17 victims of Missouri duck boat accident
# Table Rock Lake
# Table Rock Lake

Nine family members among the 17 victims of Missouri duck boat accident

Updated Jul 20th 2018, 10:45 PM 44,940 Views 21 Comments

Investigators blamed stormy weather for the accident yesterday evening.

16 dead in US military plane crash in Mississippi
# Marine Corps
# Marine Corps

16 dead in US military plane crash in Mississippi

Jul 11th 2017, 7:15 AM 11,453 Views 8 Comments

All 16 victims were on the Marine Corps aircraft and there were no survivors.

Man arrested over making bomb threats in his ex-girlfriend's name
# USA
# USA

Man arrested over making bomb threats in his ex-girlfriend's name

Mar 3rd 2017, 5:58 PM 5,668 Views 6 Comments

The calls were made to Jewish community centres and schools around the US.

The first ever live TV exorcism is happening tonight
# Paranormal Service Has Been Resumed
# Paranormal Service Has Been Resumed

The first ever live TV exorcism is happening tonight

Oct 30th 2015, 8:49 PM 25,431 Views 59 Comments

Do not adjust your sets…

American accused of $14.5 million swindle once set up shop in Dublin
# The Games People Play
# The Games People Play

American accused of $14.5 million swindle once set up shop in Dublin

Oct 18th 2015, 10:00 PM 43,445 Views 0 Comments

The story of a businessman who once set up shop in the Digital Hub, and now faces a possible 120-year jail sentence.

Man executed for raping and killing teenage girl 26 years ago
# Death Row
# Death Row

Man executed for raping and killing teenage girl 26 years ago

Sep 2nd 2015, 3:34 PM 21,878 Views 49 Comments

His victim was just 15 years old when she was murdered.

21-month-old baby boy shot dead in Missouri
# Shooting
# Shooting

21-month-old baby boy shot dead in Missouri

Aug 25th 2015, 10:47 PM 27,863 Views 32 Comments

It is unclear who is responsible for the toddler’s death.

What happened to Ferguson in the year since Michael Brown was killed?
# 9 August 2014
# 9 August 2014

What happened to Ferguson in the year since Michael Brown was killed?

Aug 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 10,470 Views 23 Comments

“Everyone’s listening now.”

Father and two children found dead in apartment
# Missouri
# Missouri

Father and two children found dead in apartment

Mar 17th 2015, 7:18 AM 17,615 Views 3 Comments

It follows a 24-hour stand-off with police.

Why Ferguson is on a knife-edge again
# Race
# Race

Why Ferguson is on a knife-edge again

Mar 13th 2015, 1:15 PM 12,448 Views 49 Comments

US president Barack Obama has described the shooting of two police officers as an ‘ambush’.

Police in Ferguson made a racist comment about Barack Obama
# Endemic Racism
# Endemic Racism

Police in Ferguson made a racist comment about Barack Obama

Mar 4th 2015, 12:15 PM 12,988 Views 62 Comments

Extracts into a Justice Department report into the Missouri police force have been leaked.

Seven people shot dead in shooting rampage in small US town
# Missouri
# Missouri

Seven people shot dead in shooting rampage in small US town

Feb 27th 2015, 3:45 PM 13,658 Views 42 Comments

The gunman also died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Boy (5) fatally shot 9-month-old brother after finding gun
# Missouri
# Missouri

Boy (5) fatally shot 9-month-old brother after finding gun

Jan 20th 2015, 4:43 PM 21,549 Views 50 Comments

The boys’ mother contacted police.

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year
# Timeline
# Timeline

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year

Dec 24th 2014, 5:30 PM 7,194 Views 41 Comments

The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.

Clashes continue in Ferguson as cop who shot teen says he "did his job right"
# Michael Brown
# Michael Brown

Clashes continue in Ferguson as cop who shot teen says he "did his job right"

Nov 26th 2014, 8:25 AM 14,337 Views 96 Comments

Protests have been taking place across the US.

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun
# USA
# USA

Column: Remember the name Tamir Rice – a child shot dead by police for carrying a toy gun

Nov 26th 2014, 8:00 AM 352 Views 122 Comments

American police forces have become increasingly militarised in recent decades – adopting the weapons, tactics and mindset of soldiers instead of civilian protectors.

Ferguson: Cop who killed unarmed black teen 'would not do anything different'
# Ferguson
# Ferguson

Ferguson: Cop who killed unarmed black teen 'would not do anything different'

Nov 25th 2014, 10:49 PM 23,852 Views 121 Comments

Darren Wilson has spoken for the first time since being cleared over the shooting of Michael Brown.

Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is happening in Ferguson, Missouri?

Nov 25th 2014, 7:36 AM 58,662 Views 73 Comments

It’s in the news again this morning – but why?

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'
# Missouri
# Missouri

Woman preparing for Ferguson unrest 'shot self in head'

Nov 24th 2014, 9:50 PM 29,547 Views 49 Comments

The woman is believed to have been waving the gun in a car when she accidentally shot herself, according to US reports.

Tensions high as grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson police shooting
# Michael Brown
# Michael Brown

Tensions high as grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson police shooting

Nov 24th 2014, 9:35 PM 12,270 Views 16 Comments

It’s feared that tonight’s announcement could provoke a violent backlash.

Missouri declares state of emergency ahead of Ferguson verdict
# Michael Brown
# Michael Brown

Missouri declares state of emergency ahead of Ferguson verdict

Nov 17th 2014, 9:52 PM 20,067 Views 38 Comments

The black teen was shot by a white police officer this summer.

Police officer who shot unarmed black teen says he 'feared for his life'
# Ferguson
# Ferguson

Police officer who shot unarmed black teen says he 'feared for his life'

Oct 18th 2014, 3:52 PM 9,143 Views 33 Comments

Darren Wilson shot Michael Brown in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson in August.

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first
# Tensions
# Tensions

Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first

Oct 9th 2014, 10:09 AM 17,074 Views 81 Comments

St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all

Aug 24th 2014, 8:30 AM 129 Views 34 Comments

Worrying press arrests in Ferguson and the grisly murder of James Foley underlines it is in all of our interests to ensure journalists can report without fear.

National Guard leave town as Ferguson tensions calm
# Missouri
# Missouri

National Guard leave town as Ferguson tensions calm

Aug 22nd 2014, 7:10 PM 6,482 Views 32 Comments

Orderly protests appeared overnight.

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