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  • Coast dancers in the spotlight at regional competition

    Coast dancers in the spotlight at regional competition

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:50 PM EST2018-02-25 03:50:33 GMT
    The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region. (Photo source: WLOX)The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region. (Photo source: WLOX)
    The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region.The Celebration Talent regional competition attracted almost 200 entries with multiple dancers throughout the region.

    There was a dancing showcase Saturday as hundreds of young women put their talent in the spotlight. The Celebration Talent regional competition was held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center.

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    There was a dancing showcase Saturday as hundreds of young women put their talent in the spotlight. The Celebration Talent regional competition was held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum and Convention Center.

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  • Pedestrian hit in fatal Moss Point accident

    Pedestrian hit in fatal Moss Point accident

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:46 PM EST2018-02-25 03:46:06 GMT
    Sheriff Mike Ezell has confirmed a pedestrian was hit. (Photo source: WLOX)Sheriff Mike Ezell has confirmed a pedestrian was hit. (Photo source: WLOX)

    WLOX just received reports of a fatal accident on Hwy 90 east in Moss Point. 

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    WLOX just received reports of a fatal accident on Hwy 90 east in Moss Point. 

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  • Teens say 'yes to the dress' at JABOS Prom Closet

    Teens say 'yes to the dress' at JABOS Prom Closet

    Saturday, February 24 2018 6:53 PM EST2018-02-24 23:53:56 GMT
    Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)
    Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)Hundreds of dresses were for sale at the prom closet (Source: WLOX)

    Hundreds of teenage girls showed up to find the perfect dress at the JABOS Prom Closet on Saturday.

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    Hundreds of teenage girls showed up to find the perfect dress at the JABOS Prom Closet on Saturday.

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  • Runner discovers two dead dolphins on the Coast in Long Beach

    Runner discovers two dead dolphins on the Coast in Long Beach

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:52 PM EST2018-02-24 21:52:51 GMT
    Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)
    Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)Dead dolphins discovered in Long Beach (photo credit: WLOX)

    Three dead dolphins were discovered on the Coast in two days. Two of them were found within a mile of each other in Long Beach Saturday. Officials tell WLOX this discovery tells a lot about what's going on in the water.

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    Three dead dolphins were discovered on the Coast in two days. Two of them were found within a mile of each other in Long Beach Saturday. Officials tell WLOX this discovery tells a lot about what's going on in the water.

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  • Pickleball in Biloxi! New storage shed built for supplies

    Pickleball in Biloxi! New storage shed built for supplies

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:13 PM EST2018-02-24 21:13:46 GMT
    Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)
    Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)Military veterans line up for a photo while playing Pickleball in Biloxi (photo credit: WLOX)

    Active duty and military veterans laced up their work boots Saturday to construct a storage shed for pickleball supplies at the Biloxi Sports Complex.

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    Active duty and military veterans laced up their work boots Saturday to construct a storage shed for pickleball supplies at the Biloxi Sports Complex.

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  • Biloxi law enforcement officials take the plunge; raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi

    Biloxi law enforcement officials take the plunge; raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:47 PM EST2018-02-24 20:47:52 GMT
    Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)
    Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)Biloxi PD hosted the first Polar Plunge and Truck Pull Saturday (photo credit: WLOX)

    Law enforcement officials in Biloxi took the plunge Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi.

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    Law enforcement officials in Biloxi took the plunge Saturday to raise money for Special Olympics Mississippi.

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  • Moss Point Mayor takes to FaceBook after appointed police chief backs out

    Moss Point Mayor takes to FaceBook after appointed police chief backs out

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-02-24 20:42:41 GMT
    The Mayor added he and the Board are united in finding a police chief for the city and putting the right amount of money and efforts into the police department. (Photo source: Mario King FB)The Mayor added he and the Board are united in finding a police chief for the city and putting the right amount of money and efforts into the police department. (Photo source: Mario King FB)

    Friday Moss Point's Mayor took to social media after residents and officials learned Keith Davis decided not to take the current chief police position

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    Friday Moss Point's Mayor took to social media after residents and officials learned Keith Davis decided not to take the current chief police position

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  • Keesler Medical Center wins prestigious award

    Keesler Medical Center wins prestigious award

    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:04 PM EST2018-02-24 20:04:11 GMT

    In Biloxi, employers at Keesler Medical Center are celebrating a big win for the Air Force's Hospital of the Year award.

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    In Biloxi, employers at Keesler Medical Center are celebrating a big win for the Air Force's Hospital of the Year award.

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  • Seabee Base hosts high school students with a love for STEM

    Seabee Base hosts high school students with a love for STEM

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:35 PM EST2018-02-24 19:35:20 GMT
    Students get a chance to assemble part of a diesel-hydraulic engine (Source: WLOX)Students get a chance to assemble part of a diesel-hydraulic engine (Source: WLOX)

     "On a scale from 1 to 10, it was like 2,000." That is how one student described the STEM field trip to the Seabee Base in Gulfport. 

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     "On a scale from 1 to 10, it was like 2,000." That is how one student described the STEM field trip to the Seabee Base in Gulfport. 

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  • Sonic boom shakes Jackson County

    Sonic boom shakes Jackson County

    Saturday, February 24 2018 2:22 PM EST2018-02-24 19:22:06 GMT
    The sonic boom caused a loud noise heard throughout Jackson County. (Photo source: WLOX)The sonic boom caused a loud noise heard throughout Jackson County. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Authorities believe a sonic boom is to blame for the loud boom heard throughout Jackson County Saturday morning.

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    Authorities believe a sonic boom is to blame for the loud boom heard throughout Jackson County Saturday morning.

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  • Vancleave woman killed in head-on crash identified

    Vancleave woman killed in head-on crash identified

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-24 16:44:25 GMT
    The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)The crash is still under investigation. (Photo source: WLOX)

    A Vancleave woman was killed Friday when another vehicle hit her car head-on. 

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    A Vancleave woman was killed Friday when another vehicle hit her car head-on. 

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  • Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:30 AM EST2018-02-24 16:30:06 GMT
    One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)
    One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)

    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

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    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

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  • Keith Davis turns down job as Moss Point police chief

    Keith Davis turns down job as Moss Point police chief

    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:15 AM EST2018-02-24 16:15:37 GMT
    Marine Patrol Chief, Keith DavisMarine Patrol Chief, Keith Davis

    Moss Point Police Department is once again searching for a police chief. Keith Davis announced Friday that he would not be accepting the position.

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    Moss Point Police Department is once again searching for a police chief. Keith Davis announced Friday that he would not be accepting the position.

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  • Two victims identified in fatal Hwy 49 accident

    Two victims identified in fatal Hwy 49 accident

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:14 AM EST2018-02-24 15:14:25 GMT
    Two South Mississippi men were killed Friday in an accident on Highway 49 in Harrison County. (Source: WLOX)Two South Mississippi men were killed Friday in an accident on Highway 49 in Harrison County. (Source: WLOX)

    A tragic accident in Harrison County Friday claimed the lives of two men. 

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    A tragic accident in Harrison County Friday claimed the lives of two men. 

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  • Suspects steal from multiple unlocked vehicles in Long Beach

    Suspects steal from multiple unlocked vehicles in Long Beach

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:41 PM EST2018-02-24 03:41:39 GMT
    Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: Long Beach police)Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: Long Beach police)
    Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: WLOX)Suspects were caught on a surveillance camera. (Photo source: WLOX)

    The Long Beach Police Department is looking for suspects who attempted to break into more than a dozen vehicles. Long Beach police say in the early morning hours of Thursday burglars walked away with a variety of stolen items including guns and cell phones. 

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    The Long Beach Police Department is looking for suspects who attempted to break into more than a dozen vehicles. Long Beach police say in the early morning hours of Thursday burglars walked away with a variety of stolen items including guns and cell phones. 

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  • Pascagoula-Gautier campus officers ready to act in case of emergency

    Pascagoula-Gautier campus officers ready to act in case of emergency

    Friday, February 23 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-02-24 02:45:57 GMT
    Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)
    Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)Colmer Middle School has 30 cameras on campus to patrol possible threats (photo credit: WLOX)

    Like all schools in South Mississippi, the 19 schools in the Pascagoula-Gautier School District have officers on campus. All of them are equipped with the tools needed to help in the event of an emergency.

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    Like all schools in South Mississippi, the 19 schools in the Pascagoula-Gautier School District have officers on campus. All of them are equipped with the tools needed to help in the event of an emergency.

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  • For one school district, two key words to handle social media: monitor and engage

    For one school district, two key words to handle social media: monitor and engage

    Friday, February 23 2018 9:05 PM EST2018-02-24 02:05:16 GMT
    Rochelle Harris, chief of Moss Point School District Police, spends a lot more time monitoring social media sites as part of her security protocol. (Photo source: WLOX)Rochelle Harris, chief of Moss Point School District Police, spends a lot more time monitoring social media sites as part of her security protocol. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Social media threats are now among the biggest security problems for school districts. Administrators are struggling to find a balance between controlling social media and using it to keep people safe.

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    Social media threats are now among the biggest security problems for school districts. Administrators are struggling to find a balance between controlling social media and using it to keep people safe.

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  • STEM scouts look at possible dangers at an intersection in Long Beach

    STEM scouts look at possible dangers at an intersection in Long Beach

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:17 PM EST2018-02-24 01:17:33 GMT
    STEM unit 2007 flying drones. (Photo source: WLOX News)STEM unit 2007 flying drones. (Photo source: WLOX News)
    STEM unit 2007 flying drones. (Photo source: WLOX News)STEM unit 2007 flying drones. (Photo source: WLOX News)

    When people think of Boy Scouts one of the first things that come to mind are outdoor activities, like camping or hiking.  For over four years now the Boys Scouts has been branching out offering a different program called STEM Scouts which is short for science, technology, engineering, and math. 

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    When people think of Boy Scouts one of the first things that come to mind are outdoor activities, like camping or hiking.  For over four years now the Boys Scouts has been branching out offering a different program called STEM Scouts which is short for science, technology, engineering, and math. 

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  • Hancock County student facing charges after school shooting threat

    Hancock County student facing charges after school shooting threat

    Friday, February 23 2018 7:13 PM EST2018-02-24 00:13:56 GMT
    School leaders in Hancock County say they've identified the student who made the threat, taken the child into custody for questioning and say no weapon was ever found.  (Photo source: WLOX)School leaders in Hancock County say they've identified the student who made the threat, taken the child into custody for questioning and say no weapon was ever found.  (Photo source: WLOX)

    According to Sheriff Ricky Adam, one student is now facing charges after a threat was made toward Hancock Middle School.

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    According to Sheriff Ricky Adam, one student is now facing charges after a threat was made toward Hancock Middle School.

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  • How South MS schools protect students

    How South MS schools protect students

    Friday, February 23 2018 5:59 PM EST2018-02-23 22:59:01 GMT
    (Photo source: file)(Photo source: file)
    (Photo source: file)(Photo source: file)

    School districts typically either have their own campus police forces or they rely on city or county law enforcement to help protect students. In South Mississippi, our schools rely on a mixture of both. But every school district in South Mississippi has one thing in common - they all have armed officers protecting schools in every district.

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    School districts typically either have their own campus police forces or they rely on city or county law enforcement to help protect students. In South Mississippi, our schools rely on a mixture of both. But every school district in South Mississippi has one thing in common - they all have armed officers protecting schools in every district.

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  • After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:35 AM EST2018-02-24 15:35:23 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-25 08:07:01 GMT
    The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)

    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

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    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

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  • NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:36 AM EST2018-02-24 09:36:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 2:56 AM EST2018-02-25 07:56:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...

    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.

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    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.

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  • Trump says he's eyeing Veterans' Day for military parade

    Trump says he's eyeing Veterans' Day for military parade

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:05 PM EST2018-02-25 03:05:32 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 1:48 AM EST2018-02-25 06:48:14 GMT
    (Source: White House)(Source: White House)

    The president says a parade would be "something great" for the country's spirit.

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    The president says a parade would be "something great" for the country's spirit.

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  • Family dog shot 3 times protecting 16-year-old from intruders

    Family dog shot 3 times protecting 16-year-old from intruders

    Sunday, February 25 2018 1:37 AM EST2018-02-25 06:37:23 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 1:37 AM EST2018-02-25 06:37:23 GMT
    (Source: KOMO/CNN)(Source: KOMO/CNN)

    The German shepherd almost bled to death after he was shot in the neck and in each hind leg, the family said on GoFundMe.

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    The German shepherd almost bled to death after he was shot in the neck and in each hind leg, the family said on GoFundMe.

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  • Congress releases redacted, declassified Democratic memo

    Congress releases redacted, declassified Democratic memo

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:45 PM EST2018-02-24 21:45:36 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 12:26 AM EST2018-02-25 05:26:27 GMT
    The White House objected to its release Feb. 9, citing national security concerns. Democrats have since negotiated with the FBI on what should be blacked out.The White House objected to its release Feb. 9, citing national security concerns. Democrats have since negotiated with the FBI on what should be blacked out.

    Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers.

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    Congress has released a redacted, declassified memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers.

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  • Nanette Fabray, star of stage, screen and TV, dies at 97

    Nanette Fabray, star of stage, screen and TV, dies at 97

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:05 PM EST2018-02-24 01:05:10 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 11:48 PM EST2018-02-25 04:48:12 GMT
    Nanette Fabray, seen here performing in the Irving Berlin musical “Mr. President” in 1962, had a long career as an actress, singer and dancer. She died on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the age of 97. (Source: Associated Press)Nanette Fabray, seen here performing in the Irving Berlin musical “Mr. President” in 1962, had a long career as an actress, singer and dancer. She died on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the age of 97. (Source: Associated Press)
    Nanette Fabray, seen here performing in the Irving Berlin musical “Mr. President” in 1962, had a long career as an actress, singer and dancer. She died on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the age of 97. (Source: Associated Press)Nanette Fabray, seen here performing in the Irving Berlin musical “Mr. President” in 1962, had a long career as an actress, singer and dancer. She died on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the age of 97. (Source: Associated Press)

    Nanette Fabray, the vivacious, award-winning star of Broadway musicals, films and TV shows, has died at age 97.

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    Nanette Fabray, the vivacious, award-winning star of Broadway musicals, films and TV shows, has died at age 97.

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  • Trump floats new gun measures as gun owners talk 'betrayal'

    Trump floats new gun measures as gun owners talk 'betrayal'

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:15 AM EST2018-02-24 06:15:31 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:48 PM EST2018-02-25 03:48:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this Feb. 22, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with state and local officials to discuss school safety in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump could face a backlash from gun rig...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this Feb. 22, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with state and local officials to discuss school safety in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump could face a backlash from gun rig...
    President Donald Trump could face a backlash from gun rights advocates by voicing support for gun control measures.More >>
    President Donald Trump could face a backlash from gun rights advocates by voicing support for gun control measures.More >>
  • The Latest: Official: 18 soldiers killed in west Afghanistan

    The Latest: Official: 18 soldiers killed in west Afghanistan

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:15 AM EST2018-02-24 06:15:26 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:28 PM EST2018-02-25 02:28:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Security forces inspect the site of a suicide bombing in the diplomatic area of capital Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018.  Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said several people were wounded in Saturday's a...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Security forces inspect the site of a suicide bombing in the diplomatic area of capital Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said several people were wounded in Saturday's a...

    Afghan official says at least three security personnel have been killed in separate suicide bombing attacks in southern Helmand province.

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    Afghan official says at least three security personnel have been killed in separate suicide bombing attacks in southern Helmand province.

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  • Andrew's Saturday First Alert Forecast

    Andrew's Saturday First Alert Forecast

    It has been another warm day in South Mississippi with muggy conditions. Temperatures today rose to the 70s and 80s under a partly cloudy sky with a few showers. As we move into tonight we will have temperatures fall to the 60s and 70s under a partly cloudy sky and a slight chance for rain.

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    It has been another warm day in South Mississippi with muggy conditions. Temperatures today rose to the 70s and 80s under a partly cloudy sky with a few showers. As we move into tonight we will have temperatures fall to the 60s and 70s under a partly cloudy sky and a slight chance for rain.

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  • Latest Mueller indictment spells trouble for bankers, too

    Latest Mueller indictment spells trouble for bankers, too

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-02-24 06:05:06 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:18 PM EST2018-02-24 22:18:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. Recently unsealed criminal charges against President Donald Trump’s ex-campaign chairman could ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2017, file photo, former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort arrives at federal court in Washington. Recently unsealed criminal charges against President Donald Trump’s ex-campaign chairman could ...
    Recently filed federal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman could also pose legal and regulatory risks for the banks that loaned him millions.More >>
    Recently filed federal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman could also pose legal and regulatory risks for the banks that loaned him millions.More >>
  • The Latest: Czech star Ledecka secures rare Olympic double

    The Latest: Czech star Ledecka secures rare Olympic double

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:14 PM EST2018-02-24 01:14:57 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:15 PM EST2018-02-24 21:15:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). Driver Nadezhda Sergeeva and Anastasia Kocherzhova of the Olympic Athletes of Russia take a curve in their third heat during the women's two-man bobsled final at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, ...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). Driver Nadezhda Sergeeva and Anastasia Kocherzhova of the Olympic Athletes of Russia take a curve in their third heat during the women's two-man bobsled final at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, ...

    The International Bobsled and Skeleton Federation says it isn't commenting yet on an alleged anti-doping rule violation by Russian women's bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva.

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    The International Bobsled and Skeleton Federation says it isn't commenting yet on an alleged anti-doping rule violation by Russian women's bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva.

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  • UN Security Council unanimously adopts ceasefire in Syria

    UN Security Council unanimously adopts ceasefire in Syria

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-24 21:06:27 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:06 PM EST2018-02-24 21:06:27 GMT
    The resolution comes amid growing concerns on the situation in the besieged eastern Ghouta region near Damascus. (Source: CNN)The resolution comes amid growing concerns on the situation in the besieged eastern Ghouta region near Damascus. (Source: CNN)

    Saturday's vote ended multiple delays on the resolution amid disputes between the U.S. and Russia over the language of the truce.

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    Saturday's vote ended multiple delays on the resolution amid disputes between the U.S. and Russia over the language of the truce.

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  • GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in some states

    GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in some states

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:15 AM EST2018-02-24 15:15:40 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:35 PM EST2018-02-24 20:35:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE- In this Feb. 19, 2018, file photo, Rep. Jean-Paul Coussan, R-Lafayette, left, speaks with Rep. Tanner Magee, R-Houma, on the opening day of the special legislative session in Baton Rouge, La. A tax overhaul is g...(AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte, File). FILE- In this Feb. 19, 2018, file photo, Rep. Jean-Paul Coussan, R-Lafayette, left, speaks with Rep. Tanner Magee, R-Houma, on the opening day of the special legislative session in Baton Rouge, La. A tax overhaul is g...
    The Republican tax overhaul is bringing most Americans lower income taxes but also is causing some state income taxes to rise, leading to extra revenue for state budgets.More >>
    The Republican tax overhaul is bringing most Americans lower income taxes but also is causing some state income taxes to rise, leading to extra revenue for state budgets.More >>
  • Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripples

    Indictment of Missouri governor could have political ripples

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:15 AM EST2018-02-24 14:15:50 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 3:02 PM EST2018-02-24 20:02:31 GMT
    It didn't take long after Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley. (Source: AP Photos)It didn't take long after Greitens was indicted for alleged invasion of privacy for Missouri Democrats to tie him to Attorney General Josh Hawley. (Source: AP Photos)

    The indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office.

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    The indictment of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on felony invasion of privacy charges could have political implications beyond his office.

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  • Emoluments suit vs. Trump now personal as well as official

    Emoluments suit vs. Trump now personal as well as official

    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:45 AM EST2018-02-24 05:45:34 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:58 AM EST2018-02-24 14:58:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this Feb. 20, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia on Feb. 23, expanded their lawsuit accusing Trump of accept...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). In this Feb. 20, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia on Feb. 23, expanded their lawsuit accusing Trump of accept...

    AGs of Maryland, DC expand emoluments lawsuit against Trump, suing him not only as president but in his personal capacity as a businessman.

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    AGs of Maryland, DC expand emoluments lawsuit against Trump, suing him not only as president but in his personal capacity as a businessman.

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  • American Krupp, Canadian Macek fully committed to Germany

    American Krupp, Canadian Macek fully committed to Germany

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:05 AM EST2018-02-24 09:05:09 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:18 AM EST2018-02-24 10:18:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Bjorn Krupp (40), of Germany, and goalie Den Birken Danny Aus (33) defend the goal against Rene Bourque (17), of Canada, during the second period of the semifinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics i...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). Bjorn Krupp (40), of Germany, and goalie Den Birken Danny Aus (33) defend the goal against Rene Bourque (17), of Canada, during the second period of the semifinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics i...

    American-born Bjorn Krupp and Canadian-born Brooks Macek don't feel at all conflicted about playing for Germany at the Olympics.

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    American-born Bjorn Krupp and Canadian-born Brooks Macek don't feel at all conflicted about playing for Germany at the Olympics.

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  • Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty, will cooperate in Russia probe

    Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty, will cooperate in Russia probe

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:14 AM EST2018-02-23 05:14:34 GMT
    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:36 AM EST2018-02-24 05:36:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - in this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Rick Gates departs Federal District Court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - in this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Rick Gates departs Federal District Court in Washington. In a dramatic escalation of pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday...

    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller has filed additional criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and his business associate.

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  • Class 6A Girls Playoffs: Gulfport & St. Martin punch their ticket to Jackson

    Class 6A Girls Playoffs: Gulfport & St. Martin punch their ticket to Jackson

    Saturday, February 24 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-02-24 05:21:23 GMT

    Only two of five local girls basketball teams posted victories Friday night.

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    Only two of five local girls basketball teams posted victories Friday night.

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  • JABOS providing prom dresses at low cost

    JABOS providing prom dresses at low cost

    Friday, February 23 2018 7:06 PM EST2018-02-24 00:06:43 GMT
    The organization provides gently used long and short formal dresses, accessories, and shoes to young ladies at a very low cost. All items are $15 or less. (Photo source: JABOS Facebook)The organization provides gently used long and short formal dresses, accessories, and shoes to young ladies at a very low cost. All items are $15 or less. (Photo source: JABOS Facebook)

    The Junior Auxiliary of Biloxi-Ocean Springs (JABOS) is hosting its annual Prom Closet at the Ocean Springs Senior Citizens Center Saturday, Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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    The Junior Auxiliary of Biloxi-Ocean Springs (JABOS) is hosting its annual Prom Closet at the Ocean Springs Senior Citizens Center Saturday, Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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  • Gulfport man gets 30 years for sexually abusing teenager

    Gulfport man gets 30 years for sexually abusing teenager

    Friday, February 23 2018 6:36 PM EST2018-02-23 23:36:00 GMT
    Michael Jordan, 48 of Gulfport, will spend the next 30 years in prison after sexually abusing a 15-year old family member. (Source: Harrison Co. Sheriff's Office)Michael Jordan, 48 of Gulfport, will spend the next 30 years in prison after sexually abusing a 15-year old family member. (Source: Harrison Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Gulfport man was sentenced to 30 years Friday for sexually abusing a 15-year-old family member. 

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    A Gulfport man was sentenced to 30 years Friday for sexually abusing a 15-year-old family member. 

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  • Five South Mississippi teens arrested for separate school threats

    Five South Mississippi teens arrested for separate school threats

    Friday, February 23 2018 6:29 PM EST2018-02-23 23:29:40 GMT
    Five teenagers in four different school districts are now under arrest for making threats to their classmates.  (Photo source: Pixabay)Five teenagers in four different school districts are now under arrest for making threats to their classmates.  (Photo source: Pixabay)

    Five teenagers in four different school districts are now facing charges of making threats to their classmates. 

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    Five teenagers in four different school districts are now facing charges of making threats to their classmates. 

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  • Accident on I-10 has traffic at a standstill

    Accident on I-10 has traffic at a standstill

    Friday, February 23 2018 5:47 PM EST2018-02-23 22:47:00 GMT
    No injuries are reported. (Photo source: WLOX)No injuries are reported. (Photo source: WLOX)
    No injuries are reported. (Photo source: WLOX)No injuries are reported. (Photo source: WLOX)

    An accident on Interstate 10 in Harrison County has eastbound traffic at a standstill. 

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    An accident on Interstate 10 in Harrison County has eastbound traffic at a standstill. 

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  • Gulfport man pleads guilty in Bay St. Louis bar shooting

    Gulfport man pleads guilty in Bay St. Louis bar shooting

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:28 PM EST2018-02-23 21:28:13 GMT
    Friday, Trey Hugh Tillery, 24, of Gulfport pled guilty to two counts of Aggravated Assault at the Hancock County Courthouse. (Photo source: District Attorney Office)Friday, Trey Hugh Tillery, 24, of Gulfport pled guilty to two counts of Aggravated Assault at the Hancock County Courthouse. (Photo source: District Attorney Office)

    Friday, Trey Hugh Tillery, 24, of Gulfport, pled guilty to two counts of Aggravated Assault at the Hancock County Courthouse. T

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    Friday, Trey Hugh Tillery, 24, of Gulfport, pled guilty to two counts of Aggravated Assault at the Hancock County Courthouse. T

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  • Vancleave man sentenced to 15 year for sexual abuse of teenager

    Vancleave man sentenced to 15 year for sexual abuse of teenager

    Friday, February 23 2018 3:40 PM EST2018-02-23 20:40:15 GMT
    Sterling Randolph Davidson (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept)Sterling Randolph Davidson (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept)
    Sterling Randolph Davidson (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept)Sterling Randolph Davidson (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept)

    A Vancleave man will spend the next 15 years in prison, day for day, after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year old.  

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    A Vancleave man will spend the next 15 years in prison, day for day, after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year old.  

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  • Police: Viral social media post is no threat to Biloxi

    Police: Viral social media post is no threat to Biloxi

    Friday, February 23 2018 12:53 PM EST2018-02-23 17:53:41 GMT
    Police say a viral social media post is not a threat to Biloxi High. (Source: Twitter)Police say a viral social media post is not a threat to Biloxi High. (Source: Twitter)

    A social media post threatening violence at a high school is sparking fear in people throughout the country, including right here on the Coast but police say the post has no connection to South Mississippi.

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    A social media post threatening violence at a high school is sparking fear in people throughout the country, including right here on the Coast but police say the post has no connection to South Mississippi.

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  • Eric's Midday First Alert Forecast 2-23-18

    Eric's Midday First Alert Forecast 2-23-18

    Off and on showers and thunderstorms today. - Eric 

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    Off and on showers and thunderstorms today. - Eric 

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  • Robin Roberts receives Lifetime Achievement Award

    Robin Roberts receives Lifetime Achievement Award

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:59 AM EST2018-02-23 16:59:23 GMT
    Pass Christian native and host of Good Morning America Robin Roberts will receive the Lifetime Journalism award from the Radio Television Digital News Association. (Source: ABC)Pass Christian native and host of Good Morning America Robin Roberts will receive the Lifetime Journalism award from the Radio Television Digital News Association. (Source: ABC)
    Pass Christian native and host of Good Morning America Robin Roberts will receive the Lifetime Journalism award from the Radio Television Digital News Association. (Source: ABC)Pass Christian native and host of Good Morning America Robin Roberts will receive the Lifetime Journalism award from the Radio Television Digital News Association. (Source: ABC)

    South Mississippi's own Robin Roberts can add another accolade to her list of achievements. The co-anchor of ABC's "Good Morning America" has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Radio Television Digital News Foundation.

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    South Mississippi's own Robin Roberts can add another accolade to her list of achievements. The co-anchor of ABC's "Good Morning America" has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Radio Television Digital News Foundation.

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  • MS Dept. of Health confirms second pediatric flu death

    MS Dept. of Health confirms second pediatric flu death

    Friday, February 23 2018 11:44 AM EST2018-02-23 16:44:56 GMT
    Source: MSDH facebookSource: MSDH facebook

    The Mississippi State Department of Health reports the second confirmed flu death for the 2017-2018 season.  The death happened in someone from central Mississippi and the victim was younger than 18. 

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    The Mississippi State Department of Health reports the second confirmed flu death for the 2017-2018 season.  The death happened in someone from central Mississippi and the victim was younger than 18. 

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  • MPHS girls get lesson on engineering from MS Power

    MPHS girls get lesson on engineering from MS Power

    Friday, February 23 2018 10:45 AM EST2018-02-23 15:45:18 GMT
    Young women at Moss Point High got a lesson in beauty products from engineers at Mississippi Power Thursday. (Source: WLOX)Young women at Moss Point High got a lesson in beauty products from engineers at Mississippi Power Thursday. (Source: WLOX)
    Moss Point high schoolers take part in STEM activity. (Photo source: WLOX News)Moss Point high schoolers take part in STEM activity. (Photo source: WLOX News)

    Lip gloss, bath bombs, makeup - young women at Moss Point High now know what goes into creating the beauty products they love thanks to Mississippi Power's "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day."

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    Lip gloss, bath bombs, makeup - young women at Moss Point High now know what goes into creating the beauty products they love thanks to Mississippi Power's "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day."

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  • Theater revives the legendary Gus Stevens Supper Club

    Theater revives the legendary Gus Stevens Supper Club

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:05 PM EST2018-02-23 03:05:49 GMT
    An image of the famous Gus Stevens Supper Club (Photo Source: Pinterest/The Biloxians)An image of the famous Gus Stevens Supper Club (Photo Source: Pinterest/The Biloxians)
    An image of the famous Gus Stevens Supper Club (Photo Source: Pinterest/The Biloxians)An image of the famous Gus Stevens Supper Club (Photo Source: Pinterest/The Biloxians)

    This weekend, the theater at the Mary C. in Ocean Springs will be turned into a legendary nightclub from another era in Biloxi.

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    This weekend, the theater at the Mary C. in Ocean Springs will be turned into a legendary nightclub from another era in Biloxi.

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  • Passenger rail service proposed from New Orleans to Mobile with stops on the Coast

    Passenger rail service proposed from New Orleans to Mobile with stops on the Coast

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:49 PM EST2018-02-23 03:49:14 GMT
    The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX)The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX)
    The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX)The latest plan call for $19.7 million in B.P. settlement money to match federal funds for the passenger rail service. (Photo Source: WLOX)

    The Bay St. Louis City Council is showing support for a new proposal to bring back passenger rail service to the Coast.

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    The Bay St. Louis City Council is showing support for a new proposal to bring back passenger rail service to the Coast.

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  • Doctors who flood the country with opioids face little scrutiny, repercussions

    Doctors who flood the country with opioids face little scrutiny, repercussions

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:01 AM EST2018-02-21 16:01:17 GMT

    Doctors who over-prescribe pills can easily move from state-to-state while avoiding punishments from state medical boards, who are slow to punish them.

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    Doctors who over-prescribe pills can easily move from state-to-state while avoiding punishments from state medical boards, who are slow to punish them.

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  • 2 dead as severe weather moves eastward through central US

    2 dead as severe weather moves eastward through central US

    Sunday, February 25 2018 2:25 AM EST2018-02-25 07:25:46 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-25 08:07:39 GMT
    (Liz Dufour/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP). A view from the Central Bridge shows the flooding from the Ohio River  Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 in Cincinnati.  Forecasters expected the Ohio River could reach levels not seen since the region's deadly 1997 f...(Liz Dufour/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP). A view from the Central Bridge shows the flooding from the Ohio River Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 in Cincinnati. Forecasters expected the Ohio River could reach levels not seen since the region's deadly 1997 f...
    2 dead as severe weather featuring possible tornadoes moves eastward through central US.More >>
    2 dead as severe weather featuring possible tornadoes moves eastward through central US.More >>
  • Billy Graham's body arrives at namesake library

    Billy Graham's body arrives at namesake library

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:26 AM EST2018-02-24 09:26:05 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-25 08:07:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, speaks during an interview at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Graham, who died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at h...(AP Photo/Nell Redmond, File). FILE - In this Dec. 20, 2010 file photo, evangelist Billy Graham, 92, speaks during an interview at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. Graham, who died Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at h...
    The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers.More >>
    The Rev. Billy Graham's body will be brought to his hometown of Charlotte on Saturday as part of a procession expected to draw crowds of well-wishers.More >>
  • Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

    Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

    Friday, February 23 2018 8:04 AM EST2018-02-23 13:04:51 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:07 AM EST2018-02-25 08:07:16 GMT
    (St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). A booking photo provided by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department shows Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018.  A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Greit...(St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). A booking photo provided by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department shows Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. A St. Louis grand jury has indicted Greit...
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy.More >>
    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is defiant, even amid calls for impeachment or resignation, after a St. Louis grand jury indicts him for felony invasion of privacy.More >>
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  • Keillor: Relationship with accuser simply 'romantic writing'

    Keillor: Relationship with accuser simply 'romantic writing'

    Saturday, February 24 2018 5:05 PM EST2018-02-24 22:05:27 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 3:06 AM EST2018-02-25 08:06:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen). In this Friday, Feb. 23, 20189 photo, Garrison Keillor poses for a photo in Minneapolis.  Keillor discusses allegations of sexual harassment in his first extended interview since Minnesota Public Radio severed ties with the form...(AP Photo/Jeff Baenen). In this Friday, Feb. 23, 20189 photo, Garrison Keillor poses for a photo in Minneapolis. Keillor discusses allegations of sexual harassment in his first extended interview since Minnesota Public Radio severed ties with the form...
    Garrison Keillor says his relationship with a woman who accused him of sexual harassment was nothing more than "romantic writing" and that the two never had a sexual relationship.More >>
    Garrison Keillor says his relationship with a woman who accused him of sexual harassment was nothing more than "romantic writing" and that the two never had a sexual relationship.More >>
  • Sridevi, Bollywood leading lady of '80s and '90s, dies at 54

    Sridevi, Bollywood leading lady of '80s and '90s, dies at 54

    Saturday, February 24 2018 9:25 PM EST2018-02-25 02:25:47 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 2:57 AM EST2018-02-25 07:57:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2012 file photo, Indian actress Sridevi arrives at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, at the Marrakech Congress Palace.Sridevi, Bollywood’s leading lady of the 1980s and ‘90...(AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File). FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2012 file photo, Indian actress Sridevi arrives at the Marrakech International Film Festival in Marrakech, at the Marrakech Congress Palace.Sridevi, Bollywood’s leading lady of the 1980s and ‘90...
    Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, has died at age 54.More >>
    Sridevi, Bollywood's leading lady of the 1980s and '90s who redefined stardom for actresses in India, has died at age 54.More >>
  • What went right, wrong for NBC at the Olympics

    What went right, wrong for NBC at the Olympics

    Saturday, February 24 2018 1:15 PM EST2018-02-24 18:15:25 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 12:28 AM EST2018-02-25 05:28:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake). Television personnel work inside of the International Broadcast Center at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Live television has always presented challenges, but NBC's Olympic stumbl...(AP Photo/J. David Ake). Television personnel work inside of the International Broadcast Center at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. Live television has always presented challenges, but NBC's Olympic stumbl...
    The Olympics nearly over, it's not just athletes who will be reviewing their performance.More >>
    The Olympics nearly over, it's not just athletes who will be reviewing their performance.More >>

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