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Missouri: U.S. state
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 and 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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16 States Under Flood Warnings as Death Toll Climbs

16 States Under, Flood Warnings , as Death Toll Climbs. 'Newsweek' reports that flood warnings have been issued for 16 states as heavy rain continues to worsen conditions that have already claimed..

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The Kid LAROI Dines and Dashes Missouri Restaurant After Concert

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'Our miracle': More than $2.6m raised for black teenager shot in the head

A fundraiser for Ralph Yarl, the black teenager who was shot in the head in Missouri, has raised more then $2.6m (£2.1m).
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Meghan King Gets TRO Against Ex-Husband Jim Edmonds Over Verbal Abuse

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Rep. Jason Smith Rips Meghan Markle for Using Royal Title to Lobby Congress

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