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North Dakota, Arkansas ask court to allow abortion curbs

Jan 13 2015

ST LOUIS Attorneys for North Dakota and Arkansas urged a U.S. appeals court panel on Tuesday to overturn federal judge decisions that block state laws that would shorten the period allowed for a woman to end a pregnancy.

North Dakota, Arkansas ask court to allow abortion curbs

Jan 13 2015

ST LOUIS ZsaaAttorneys for North Dakota and Arkansas urged a U.S. appeals court panel on Tuesday to overturn federal judge decisions that block state laws that would shorten the period allowed for a woman to end a pregnancy.

Second night of rioting after killing of black Missouri teen

Aug 12 2014

FERGUSON Mo. Police fired tear gas after rioting broke out for a second night in Ferguson, Missouri, despite calls on Monday for calm from the mother of a black teenager who was shot to death by police at the weekend.

Second night of rioting after killing of black Missouri teen

Aug 11 2014

FERGUSON Mo. Police fired tear gas after rioting broke out for a second night in Ferguson, Missouri, despite calls on Monday for calm from the mother of a black teenager who was shot to death by police at the weekend.

FBI probes killing of black Missouri teen; mum urges non-violence

Aug 11 2014

FERGUSON Mo. The mother of a black teenager from suburban St. Louis who was shot to death by police over the weekend begged for non-violence on Monday in the wake of riots, as the FBI opened a probe into the racially charged case.

FBI probes killing of black Missouri teen; mom urges non-violence

Aug 11 2014

FERGUSON Mo. The mother of a black teenager from suburban St. Louis who was shot to death by police over the weekend begged for non-violence on Monday in the wake of riots, as the FBI opened a probe into the racially charged case.

FBI probes killing of black Missouri teen; mom urges non-violence

Aug 11 2014

FERGUSON, Mo. The mother of a black teenager from suburban St. Louis who was shot to death by police over the weekend begged for non-violence on Monday in the wake of riots, as the FBI opened a probe into the racially charged case. | Video

Missouri town picks solvency over flood fight as river rises

Jul 02 2014

COLUMBIA Mo. A small Missouri town repeatedly threatened by a rising Mississippi River is choosing to let residents fend for themselves this year rather than face potential bankruptcy to pay for another municipally organized fight against flooding.

Canadian quotas sweeten profits for U.S. maple syrup farmers

Jul 08 2013

For Vermont farmers Cecile and Tom Branon, the decade-long maple syrup boom allowed them to sell their 150 dairy cows and convert a team of working horses to pets while they focused on expanding their lucrative sugaring operation.

New Hampshire nears approval of medical marijuana law

Jun 19 2013

LITTLETON, New Hampshire New Hampshire is set to become the final state in New England to allow medical marijuana after negotiators from the Republican-controlled Senate and Democratic-controlled House agreed Tuesday on a bill backed by Governor Maggie Hassan.

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