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U.S. floods kill three, cut off towns as rivers rise

The Missouri River, the longest in North America, has flooded much of Nebraska between Omaha and Kansas City at the Missouri state line. It was expected to crest at 47.5 feet (14.48 m) on Tuesday, breaking the previous record, set in 2011, by more than a foot, the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said in the latest bulletin on its web page. "This really is the most devastating flooding we've probably ever had in our state's history, from the standpoint of how widespread it is," Nebr...
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Hello! Myself and my husband are in the Prepping To Prep phase of our lives. We currently live in Colorado, but are moving to Missouri (for many reasons) to buy land and start up our farm. We are both City People and Millennials. I am fighting for disability, he is gainfully employed, I do the stay-at-home thing, some taxidermy work, and vegetable gardening. While neither of us is "afraid" of hard work, I do have physical limitations that have to be accounted for. Severe shoulder damage, ar...
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Nebraska's Small Communities Are In Recovery Mode As They Cope With Massive Flooding

Nebraska cities are among many across the Midwest struggling with flooding. An intense storm caused the Missouri and Platte Rivers to rise, costing lives and widespread property damage.
Tags: News, Missouri, Nebraska, Midwest, Platte Rivers

Homes flood as Missouri River overtops, breaches levees

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of homes have flooded in several Midwestern states after rivers breached at least a dozen levees following heavy rain and snowmelt in the region, authorities said Monday while warning that the flooding was expected to linger. Many homes in a mostly rural area of Missouri’s Holt County were inundated […]
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Nebraska: historic flooding devastates parts of state – in pictures

Hundreds of people have been forced to evacuate as a statewide emergency was declared after rivers overflowed their banks and multiple levees failed Continue reading...
Tags: Environment, US news, Missouri, Iowa, Natural disasters and extreme weather, Nebraska, Flooding

CMMG Proudly Sponsors Team Yackley

CMMG Proudly Sponsors Team Yackley Boonville, MO –-( CMMG is proud to sponsor competitive shooting team, Team Yackley, in 2019. Team Yackley will be using CMMG’s RESOLUTE 300 Series rifles exclusively for their 2019 season as they compete against the top shooters in the world. “We are thrilled to have such strong shooters using our rifles,” said Chris Reinkemeyer, CEO/CFO CMMG Inc. “Team Yackley will be showcasing the effectiveness, reliability and accuracy of CMMG rifles. Spons...
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Hundreds Of Missouri Homes Flood As River Breeches Levees

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of homes have flooded in northwest Missouri after the Missouri River overtopped and breached several levees following heavy rain and snowmelt upstream, local officials said Monday. Many homes in the mostly rural area were inundated with 6 to 7 feet (1.8 to 2.1 meters) of water, Holt County Emergency Management Director Tom Bullock said. He noted that one couple was rescued in a helicopter. Residents in parts of southwest Iowa were forced from their homes Sunday...
Tags: National Weather Service, News, Ap, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Flooding, Midwest, Missouri Department of Transportation, Kansas City Mo, Bartlett, Missouri River, Thurman, Fremont County, St Joseph Missouri, Tom Bullock

Homes flood as Missouri River overtops, breeches levees

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hundreds of homes have flooded in northwest Missouri after the Missouri River overtopped and breached several levees following heavy rain and snowmelt upstream, local officials said Monday. Many homes in the mostly rural area were inundated with 6 to 7 feet (1.8 to 2.1 meters) of water, Holt County Emergency […]
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More Evacuations In Midwest As Floodwaters Head Downstream

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Residents in parts of southwestern Iowa were forced out of their homes Sunday as a torrent of Missouri River water flowed over and through levees. Heavy rainfall and snowmelt forced river levels across several Midwestern states to dangerous levels. At least two deaths were blamed on flooding, and two other men have been missing for days. While river levels on Sunday were starting to level off in Nebraska, other residents in Iowa, Kansas and Missouri were bracing for worse flo...
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Nebraska floods have broken records in 17 places across the state

The flooding in Nebraska has gotten so bad it's breaking records across the state. About 9 million people in 14 states along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers are under a flood warning, according to CNN meteorologist Karen Maginnis.
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Man suspected of sparking Century City mall shooting scare by burning books, pointing gun at store employee is arrested

The suspect in an assault and shooting scare that emptied the Westfield Century City Mall on Friday was found in Venice the next night and taken into custody, Los Angeles police said Sunday. Officials said Nicholas K. Oates, a 25-year-old from Missouri, sparked the incident when he went to a store inside the mall, pulled several books off shelves, then started to light them on fire. When an employee tried to stop him, Oates pulled out a handgun, said LAPD Officer Norma Eisenman in a written stat...
Tags: Amazon, News, Arson, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Missouri, Arrest, Venice, Lapd, Oates, Century City, Westfield Century City Mall, Norma Eisenman, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze

Board Question #92043: #92017 was fascinating to read about to me. How many ...

Q: Dear 100 Hour Board,#92017 was fascinating to read about to me. How many offshoots of the LDS church are there and what did/do they believe? What's the most interesting one out there?-I've heard of the FLDS and RLDS church before but that's it A: Dear same here, Prepare yourself. Here are basically all the offshoots of the church Joseph Smith established. Data comes from this amazing timeline (seriously go look at it). There may be churches missing but hopefully I got all the orders right, ...
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Residents Evacuate in Midwestern U.S. After Flooding Worsens, Killing 2

The Missouri River reached 30.2 feet Sunday in Fremont County, Iowa
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Missouri Lawmaker: Bill Requiring Ownership of AR-15s Not Meant to Pass

A Missouri lawmaker who’s introduced measures that would force adults to own handguns and young adults to own AR-15 semi-automatic rifles said he’s trying to make the point that mandates are bad and doesn’t actually want to require gun ownership.
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A Wave Of New Bills Would Ban Abortion Before Most Women Even Know They're Pregnant

While President Donald Trump is banking on the power of inflammatory anti-abortion rhethoric to help him win the White House again, conservative lawmakers in state legislatures across the country are laserfocused on taking the fight to the courts. The road to making abortion illegal in the U.S. again is paved with extreme regulations like so-called “hearbeat bills.”Since January, nearly a dozen states have introduced this type of legislation, which bans abortion as soon as a fetal heartbeat is ...
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Bombs Huawei... Smartphone exploded in my daughter's pocket, seriously burning her, claims dad in lawsuit

Yet another legal brouhaha for Chinese giant, this time nothing to do with equipment bans Huawei Technologies USA, the Plano, Texas-based arm of the Chinese telecom giant, was sued in Missouri on Thursday over an alleged phone explosion.…
Tags: Software, Missouri, Plano Texas, Huawei Technologies USA

Police re-captured an escaped Missouri inmate. Then he got away in a stolen patrol car.

Travis Lee Davis escaped from his cell in Missouri late Saturday night. When he was caught by officers in Oklahoma, he stole a police car and fled.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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No. 22 Auburn shakes off Missouri 81-71 at SEC Tournament

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Auburn guard Bryce Brown had to wait until his senior season to experience a victory at the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Now he and his teammates want more. Brown scored all 17 of his points in the second half, and No. 22 Auburn beat Missouri 81-71 Thursday in the second round of […]
Tags: News, Sports, Missouri, Nashville, SEC, Auburn, Brown, Tenn AP, Bryce Brown

Bipartisan bill proposes oversight for commercial facial recognition

On Thursday, Hawaii Senator Brian Schatz and Missouri Senator Roy Blunt introduced a bill designed to offer legislative oversight for commercial applications of facial recognition technology. Known as the Commercial Facial Recognition Privacy Act, the bill would obligate companies to inform consumers about any use of facial recognition and proposes limiting companies from freely sharing facial recognition data with third parties without first obtaining explicit user consent. “Consumers are incre...
Tags: TC, Microsoft, Congress, Government, Tech, Surveillance, Missouri, Hawaii, Facial Recognition, Hill, Brad Smith, Blunt, Roy Blunt, Schatz, Brian Schatz

Geist helps Missouri defeat Georgia 71-61 in SEC Tournament

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jordan Geist scored a career-high 30 points and No. 12 seed Missouri outlasted No. 13 seed Georgia 71-61 on Wednesday in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Missouri (15-16) won for the third time in its last four games to advance to a second-round matchup Thursday with No. 22 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Georgia, Missouri, Nashville, SEC, Tenn AP, GEIST, Jordan Geist

Amazon driver paralyzed in shooting over parking spot sues

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — A driver for Amazon who is paralyzed from the waist down after being shot in a dispute over a parking spot in Missouri is suing the accused shooter. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 21-year-old Jaylen Walker of St. Louis is seeking at least $100,000 in damages from Larry Thomlison […]
Tags: Amazon, News, Ap, Nation, Missouri, St Louis, St Louis Post Dispatch, St Charles MO, Larry Thomlison, Jaylen Walker

Missouri woman accused of killing boyfriend acting out scene

FULTON, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman is accused of accidentally killing her boyfriend as they acted out a movie scene involving a gun, only to have the gun go off. Kalesha Marie Peterson of Fulton is charged with second-degree murder and unlawful use of a weapon in the death of David Dalton. Peterson called […]
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Missouri man wrongfully imprisoned for 17 years sues police

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man wrongly imprisoned for 17 years on murder charges alleges in a federal lawsuit that police knew he was innocent and helped prevent his conviction from being overturned. David Robinson’s attorneys filed a lawsuit Monday alleging he was framed for Sheila Box’s death in 2000. The suit argues […]
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1 case settled in Missouri duck boat sinking that killed 17

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The company that owned a tourist boat that sank in a Missouri lake and killed 17 people has reached a settlement with relatives of two brothers who were among the victims. The Kansas City Star reports lawyers for Ervin and Horace Coleman filed a settlement notice with Ripley Entertainment last […]
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Book Nook: Breakthrough - The Miraculous True Story of a Mother's Faith and Her Child's Resurrection

I recently had a chance to review Breakthrough: The Miraculous True Story of a Mother's Faith and Her Child's Resurrection. This book, which was made into a movie, is a the tale of an impossible but true story. Joyce Smith's fourteen-year-old son fell through an icy Missouri lake one morning.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Arsenal’s Gedion Zelalem makes Sporting Kansas switch

Premier League giants Arsenal have this afternoon confirmed the departure of midfielder Gedion Zelalem for MLS outfit Sporting KC. Arsenal stint Zelalem, a 22-year-old deep-lying midfielder, joined Arsenal’s youth setup in 2013, from American club Olney Rangers. After impressing during his first season on the books of the Gunners, the German-born starlet soon caught the eye of Arsene Wenger, with his presence in the club’s first-team squad at the beginning of the 2013-14 campaign having seen Z...
Tags: Germany, Sport, Soccer, United States, Missouri, Premier League, Arsenal, Arsene Wenger, Rangers, Mls, Hertha Berlin, north London, Vvv Venlo, Jesse Lingard, Gedion Zelalem, Sporting

'Shark Tank' recap: Missouri farmer sends the mail-order meat

A Missouri farmer offers the sharks a mouthwatering deal: Moink, a meat subscription-delivery business.            [Author: Special to USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Missouri, Shark Tank, Special to USA TODAY, Moink

'A cop on the beat': Elizabeth Warren defends plan to break up tech giants

In echo of 2020 attacks from Trump, Massachusetts senator faces question about being ‘labeled as a socialist’ Elizabeth Warren speaks at the South by Southwest conference and festivals in Austin, Texas. Photograph: Sergio Flores/Reuters Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren, who called this week for the break-up of America’s biggest tech companies, was challenged on her capitalist credentials on Sunday. The exchange offered a preview of how Democratic presidential candidates might handle Dona...
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J. Dan Hull, Jr. (March 11, 1900 - October 13, 1987)

J. Dan Hull, II, 1933. Above is his Yale Ph.D picture. Class act. American dream overachiever and gentlemen's gentlemen. Authentic and honest--and never went out of his way to trumpet either trait. My Grandpop. First Hull in Virginia-Missouri line to even go to college. His dad self-educated John Hull (JDH I) made his first stake as a laborer building railroads out West and ended up owning a drug store and a bank in Mountain Grove, Missouri. Grandpop, who fought with his own dad a lot (as I ...
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McCowan’s 27 lift No. 5 Mississippi State into SEC finals

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Teaira McCowan had 27 points and 16 rebounds to lead No. 5 Mississippi State into the Southeastern Conference tournament finals for a fourth straight season with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Saturday. Anriel Howard finished with 19 points and 10 boards as the Bulldogs (29-2) pulled away in the final […]
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