Midwestern United States

Parenting
The top names for boys and girls vary by U.S. region.
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People in the Midwest are learning the hard way that throwing boiling water can lead to seriously painful burns.
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The polar vortex has prompted a flurry of fun videos on Twitter featuring the cool trick.
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The historic deep freeze has transformed the Midwest into a deadly winter wonderland.
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The bitter cold is the result of a split in the polar vortex that allowed temperatures to plunge much further south than normal.
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Nearly 200,000 people were without electricity in Virginia and North Carolina on Sunday morning.
Politics
The party is rebuilding its "blue wall" -- and hoping to make big gains after years of GOP dominance.
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At least two people, including a child, have died after heavy rains swelled waterways.