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Man suspected of killing Indian student Sharath Koppu in Kansas shot dead by US Police

Koppu was fatally shot on July 6 in the back during a suspected attempted robbery at a restaurant where he worked in the US state of Missouri.

Jul 16, 2018, 11:01 AM IST

In order to go back to prison, unarmed felon tries to rob bar to avoid homelessness

A man after spending more than three decades behind bars did not want to be free as he wanted to avoid homelessness.

Mar 15, 2018, 00:46 AM IST

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri movie review: A remarkable tragi-dramedy

Desperate situations call for desperate measures and that is what a grieving mother, Mildred Hayes, resorts to in this film.

Feb 22, 2018, 15:18 PM IST

Three people killed in US plane crash

The plane was flying from Kansas City, Missouri, to Frederick, Maryland.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:34 AM IST

Last photo of a gangster couple, clicked before they were killed, goes viral

A photograph of a loved-up gangster couple, that was clicked shortly before they were gunned down, has gone viral.

Dec 07, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Eight dead as storm hits several states in US

As many as eight persons were killed after a line of deadly storms caused flooding in Texas, Missouri, Arkansas and Mississippi.

May 01, 2017, 08:57 AM IST

Bernie Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police

Bernie Sanders loyalists protested inside and outside the Democratic National Convention site and clashed with police after Hillary Clinton won the party's presidential nomination.

Jul 27, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

First Syrians leave for US under surge resettlement programme

The first Syrian family to be resettled in the US under a speeded-up "surge operation" for refugees left Jordan and arrived in Kansas City, Missouri, to start a new life.

Apr 07, 2016, 11:21 AM IST

US presidential poll: Hillary Clinton sweeps Super Tuesday 2.0 as Bernie Sanders concedes Missouri

Hillary Clinton has taken big strides toward securing the Democratic nomination by winning all five primaries in a multi-state vote for US presidential poll after her rival Senator Bernie Sanders conceded defeat in keenly-contested Missouri.

Mar 18, 2016, 05:59 AM IST

Hillary Clinton wins Illinois primary, 4th win of the night: US networks

The only contest of the day yet to be determined was in Missouri, where Clinton and rival Bernie Sanders were running neck-and-neck.

Mar 16, 2016, 10:14 AM IST

Donald Trump calls for arrest of protestors at his rallies

A day after altercations and protests forced him to cancel a campaign rally in Chicago, US presidential candidate Donald Trump called for protesters who disrupt his rallies to be arrested.

Mar 13, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

US Midwest braces for more flooding as rain-swollen rivers rise

Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and eastern Oklahoma braced for more flooding on Thursday as rain-swollen rivers, some at record heights, overflowed their banks, washing out hundreds of structures, leaving thousands of people displaced from their homes, and some 9.3 million people in areas under flood warnings.

Jan 01, 2016, 01:42 AM IST

Record flooding hits US Midwest, threatens South

Swollen rivers in the US Midwest and other regions brought flood warnings for over 12 million Americans on Wednesday as scores of buildings were submerged after days of intense rain in which 24 people have died.

Dec 31, 2015, 09:00 AM IST

Widespread flooding hits Missouri, Illinois with rivers still rising

Rain-swollen rivers rose across Missouri and Illinois on Wednesday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people, closing parts of a major interstate highway and putting scores of buildings underwater after days of unusual winter flooding that has killed 23 people.

Dec 31, 2015, 01:02 AM IST

Christmastime storms, tornadoes kill at least 43 in US

 Storms hit the US South, Southwest and Midwest over the Christmas holiday weekend, unleashing floods and tornadoes that killed at least 43 people, flattened buildings and snarled transportation for millions during a busy travel time.

Dec 28, 2015, 09:29 AM IST

More racial unrest in St. Louis after police kill black suspect

St. Louis police fatally shot a black teenager on Wednesday, who they say pointed a gun at them, and later faced angry crowds, reigniting racial tensions first sparked by the killing of an unarmed black teen in another Missouri town a year ago.

Aug 20, 2015, 10:15 AM IST

US Police kill another black teenager near Ferguson

 Police shot dead another black teenager on Wednesday, days after the first anniversary of death of Michael Brown in north St. Louis, Missouri.

Aug 20, 2015, 10:08 AM IST

Missouri cop bragged about bonus from Ferguson protests: Report

A St Louis County police officer is being investigated after apparently bragging on Facebook about how he spent his "bonus" for working during recent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, the Guardian reported Friday.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Ferguson cop who killed black teen speaks out: Report

 The white former Ferguson police officer who shot dead an 18-year-old unarmed black teenager has given his first published comments since the controversial shooting that reignited a discussion about race in America.

Aug 04, 2015, 17:39 PM IST

New police chief for racially torn Ferguson, Missouri

The mayor of Ferguson, Missouri appointed a new police chief on Wednesday, nearly a year after the police shooting of unarmed black man Michael Brown sparked weeks of sometimes violent protest.

Jul 22, 2015, 22:12 PM IST