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Missouri: State of the United States
Missouri is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States. Ranking 21st in land area, it is bordered by eight states : Iowa to the north, Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee to the east, Arkansas to the south and Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska to the west. In the south are the Ozarks, a forested highland, providing timber, minerals, and recreation. The Missouri River, after which the state is named, flows through the center into the Mississippi River, which makes up the eastern border. With more than six million residents, it is the 19th-most populous state of the country. The largest urban areas are St. Louis, Kansas City, Springfield and Columbia; the capital is Jefferson City.

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Parents fed up after slavery petition becomes latest racist incident at school [Video]

Parents fed up after slavery petition becomes latest racist incident at school

Nearly two weeks after a racist petition to bring back slavery circulated at her daughter’s school, Julie Stutterheim is still angry. She says it was yet another example of a racist incident at Park..

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Cori Bush’s Emotional Abortion Story [Video]

Cori Bush’s Emotional Abortion Story

During a hearing on Capitol Hill, Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) bravely talked about getting an abortion after she turned 18-years-old.

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'Don't tell me that we're not leaving Americans behind': Sen. Hawley to Sec. Austin [Video]

'Don't tell me that we're not leaving Americans behind': Sen. Hawley to Sec. Austin

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) calls out Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin for leaving US citizens behind in Afghanistan during Tuesday’s Senate hearing.

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Covid-19 vaccine skepticism high in Ozarks amid deadly surge [Video]

Covid-19 vaccine skepticism high in Ozarks amid deadly surge

CNN’s Elle Reeve revisits Carter County, Missouri, where Covid-19 is moving through towns of unvaccinated Americans.

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U.S. charges Chinese national with stealing trade secrets: Justice Department

A Chinese national who worked for Monsanto before it was purchased by Bayer AG was charged in St. Louis, Missouri, on Thursday with stealing trade secrets for China, the U.S. Justice Department said.
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