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US National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson
Governor of Missouri orders withdrawal of forces from St Louis suburb where police killed an unarmed black teenager.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 02:13 GMT
National Guard deployed to Ferguson protests
Missouri governor sends in National Guard to quell fresh violence in Ferguson over police killing of black teen.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 09:37 GMT
US police clash with Ferguson protesters
Fresh violence over police killing of black teen erupts in St Louis suburb ahead of second night of curfew.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 03:56 GMT
Ferguson tense after emergency state declared
Several arrested during curfew in Ferguson imposed following violent protests over police shooting of black teenager.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 12:16 GMT
Police name officer who shot US teenager
Officer in state of Missouri says Darren Wilson encountered 18-year-old Michael Brown after robbery reports circulated.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 17:39 GMT
US drought exposes water management problems
Intense irrigation has worsened water shortages in some regions, leading to higher food prices, experts say.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 14:57 GMT
US Midwest storm leaves several dead
At least 20 people have died after a series of tornadoes cut a path of destruction through six US states.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 06:52 GMT
Obama promises national response for Missouri
US president visits disaster zone a week after devastating tornado killed at least 139 people and injured hundreds more.
Last updated: 29 May 2011 21:28 GMT
US rescue crews scour tornado wreckage
Search for survivors comes as US president announces plans to visit Missouri in the wake of twister that left 116 dead.
Last updated: 24 May 2011 18:05 GMT
Tornado leaves scores dead in US city
At least 116 people reported dead after powerful twister rips through the town of Joplin in southwestern Missouri.
Last updated: 23 May 2011 20:56 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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