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#Missouri

# missouri - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Police in the US are being armed to the teeth — and it's terrifying

‘Why does a town of 21,000 people need a police force more heavily armed than the mid-1980s Royal Ulster Constabulary?’

# missouri - Monday 11 August, 2014

Chaos erupts in Missouri town after police shoot dead unarmed black man

An emotional candlelit vigil turned into looting and rioting.

# missouri - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Baby girl dies after being left in hot car in 32 degree heat

The foster parent who was looking after the child said he’d forgotten about her until something on TV jogged his memory.

# missouri - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

US executes man who killed a farming couple in 1993

The bodies of the couple were not discovered until a year after the murder.

# missouri - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 5 ways Twitter is damaging your love life Antisocial Media

5 ways Twitter is damaging your love life

First Twitter, then divorce.

# missouri - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bar gets legal letter from Starbucks, sends very sarcastic response Frappucino

Bar gets legal letter from Starbucks, sends very sarcastic response

Good answer, bar. Good answer.

# missouri - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Man who shot porn mogul Larry Flynt given last-minute stay of execution

A judge in the US has questioned the use of the drug that was to be used to put the white supremacist serial killer to death.

From The Daily Edge Check out the terrifying view from the world's tallest water slide Vertigo

# missouri - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Hey lazybones, good news: scientists say laziness could be genetic

It’s not you, it’s your genes…

# missouri - Thursday 21 February, 2013

From The42 Snapshot: Missouri mascot Truman the Tiger 'pictured hitting a bong' Thuglife

Snapshot: Missouri mascot Truman the Tiger 'pictured hitting a bong'

Will he ever change his stripes?

# missouri - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Irish-American jackpot winners may return to Irish roots

The couple who won $293 million have said they would like to visit Ireland. Meanwhile, the second Powerball winner may have been found…

# missouri - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

'Legitimate rape' controversy costs election for Senate hopeful Legitimate Rape This post contains videos

'Legitimate rape' controversy costs election for Senate hopeful

Todd Akin caused international furore when he said the female body could repel a pregnancy after a “legitimate rape”.

# missouri - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Mitt Romney says Todd Akin should drop out of Senate race

The Missouri congressman and US senate hopeful is under pressure after comments he made about “legitimate rape”.

# missouri - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Congressman asks for forgiveness in TV ad after rape comments Legitimate Rape This post contains videos

Congressman asks for forgiveness in TV ad after rape comments

Senate hopeful Todd Akin has apologised for his comments at the weekend but President Barack Obama has now waded into the row.

# missouri - Monday 20 August, 2012

US congressman says 'legitimate rape' rarely leads to pregnancy

Missouri congressman and US senate hopeful Todd Akin later said he “misspoke” in the interview in which he made the controversial comments.

# missouri - Monday 6 August, 2012

US mosque burns to ground in suspected arson attack

“We hope these are isolated events, but suddenly they have become more regular and bolder.”

# missouri - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Woman arrested after locking malnourished daughter, 10, in closet

US authorities say the 29-year-old woman faces charges of assault, child abuse and endangerment.

# missouri - Sunday 29 April, 2012

From The42 One dead and dozens injured as heavy winds tear through beer tent in St Louis Casualties This post contains videos

One dead and dozens injured as heavy winds tear through beer tent in St Louis

‘All hell broke loose’ as heavy gusts and lightning strikes led to multiple injuries for sports bar patrons in Missouri.

# missouri - Friday 23 March, 2012

Is Ron Paul quietly winning the Missouri caucuses?

Missouri has nearly as many delegates as Illinois – and Ron Paul may be doing enough to take the majority of them.

# missouri - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Santorum campaign reborn as he beats Romney to take caucuses

“Conservatism is alive and well in Missouri and Minnesota.”

# missouri - Thursday 26 January, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Player ejected after awesome slam dunk Too Good This post contains videos

WATCH: Player ejected after awesome slam dunk

You wouldn’t see it in the GAA…

# missouri - Saturday 3 December, 2011

US woman sues clinic over 'implanted memories' claim

The 31-year-old claims that therapists made her believe she had participated in Satanic rituals and suffered sexual abuse through hypnosis.

# missouri - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Passengers stranded on Greyhound bus for 8 hours

A bus driver abandoned her vehicle for eight hours, leaving 45 passengers stranded at a petrol station in Missouri.

# missouri - Sunday 23 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Missouri man tracks down stolen car... nicked in 1995 Friends Reunited

Missouri man tracks down stolen car... nicked in 1995

Keep the faith: Edward Neeley had his classic Chevy Camaro stolen 16 years ago, but was reunited with it after spotting it online.

# missouri - Saturday 27 August, 2011

US judge blocks law limiting Facebook chats between students and teachers USA

US judge blocks law limiting Facebook chats between students and teachers

The law prohibited private social networking between teachers and students, but the judge said it would have a “chilling effect” on freedom of speech.

# missouri - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Survivors of devastating US tornado facing new threat: a rare and deadly fungus

The unusually aggressive infection is very rare but can prove fatal and is believed to have been a factor in the deaths of three people in Joplin, Missouri.

# missouri - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Obama to visit tornado hit Joplin, Missouri as death toll stands at 139

Officials say that a further 100 people are still missing as Obama swaps European diplomacy for a role as “healer-in-chief” for the devastated city.

# missouri - Monday 23 May, 2011

116 confirmed dead in US after tornado strikes Missouri with ‘apocalyptic force’ US This post contains videos This post contains images

116 confirmed dead in US after tornado strikes Missouri with ‘apocalyptic force’

Officials still optimistic that lives can be saved as emergency services continue to search the storm-struck city of Joplin for survivors.

# missouri - Tuesday 3 May, 2011

US army blows up river levee to save town from flooding Levee This post contains videos

US army blows up river levee to save town from flooding

Army engineers have blown holes into the walls of the levee, flooding thousands of acres of farmland in a bid to prevent further flood pressure on the Illinois town, Cairo.

# missouri - Saturday 23 April, 2011

St Louis airport closed 'indefinitely' after tornado destruction

The roof is lifted off one concourse and thousands of windows are shattered, but miraculously only four people are injured.