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  • The Latest: Barbara Bush's casket wheeled out of church

    The Latest: Barbara Bush's casket wheeled out of church

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:44:47 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:15:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Attendees arrive at St. Martin's Episcopal Church for a funeral service for former first lady Barbara Bush, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Houston.

    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

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    Guests have begun to arrive at St. Martin's Church in Houston for the funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.

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  • TRAFFIC ALERT: Hit-and-run wreck on I-10 causing traffic delays

    TRAFFIC ALERT: Hit-and-run wreck on I-10 causing traffic delays

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:15:47 GMT
    (Source: File)(Source: File)

    Traffic is now clear on Interstate 10 after a hit-and-run wreck caused a vehicle to rollover near Long Beach-Gulfport city limits.

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    Traffic is now clear on Interstate 10 after a hit-and-run wreck caused a vehicle to rollover near Long Beach-Gulfport city limits.

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  • Cops dance across the rooftops of donut shop

    Cops dance across the rooftops of donut shop

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:01 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:01:41 GMT
    Ocean Springs police officers are dancing across the rooftop of Krispy Kreme for a good cause Saturday. (Source: WLOX)Ocean Springs police officers are dancing across the rooftop of Krispy Kreme for a good cause Saturday. (Source: WLOX)

    If you're riding past Krispy Kreme in Ocean Springs Saturday, look up and you'll see a group of the city's finest staring back down at you from on top of the eatery's roof. 

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    If you're riding past Krispy Kreme in Ocean Springs Saturday, look up and you'll see a group of the city's finest staring back down at you from on top of the eatery's roof. 

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  • Coast cities celebrate Earth Day

    Coast cities celebrate Earth Day

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:35:18 GMT
    (Source: File)(Source: File)

    Earth Day is April 22 and community events are happening across the Gulf Coast this weekend to help clean up communities and be more environmentally-friendly. Here is a list of some of the events where you can help out.

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    Earth Day is April 22 and community events are happening across the Gulf Coast this weekend to help clean up communities and be more environmentally-friendly. Here is a list of some of the events where you can help out.

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  • Jackson Federal Courthouse renamed for Thad Cochran

    Jackson Federal Courthouse renamed for Thad Cochran

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:59 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:59:46 GMT
    Senator Thad Cochran. Source: WLBT ArchivesSenator Thad Cochran. Source: WLBT Archives

    The federal courthouse in Jackson has officially been renamed the 'Thad Cochran United States Courthouse' in honor of former Senator Thad Cochran. The measure was included within Congress’ most recent omnibus spending bill.

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    The federal courthouse in Jackson has officially been renamed the 'Thad Cochran United States Courthouse' in honor of former Senator Thad Cochran. The measure was included within Congress’ most recent omnibus spending bill.

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  • Biloxi traffic stop leads to recovery of a stolen vehicle

    Biloxi traffic stop leads to recovery of a stolen vehicle

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:11:49 GMT
    Joseph Dwayne Backeridge (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)Joseph Dwayne Backeridge (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)
    Joseph Dwayne Backeridge (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)Joseph Dwayne Backeridge (Source: Biloxi Police Dept)

    A traffic stop in Biloxi led to the arrest of a man accused of driving a stolen vehicle out of Hancock County.

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    A traffic stop in Biloxi led to the arrest of a man accused of driving a stolen vehicle out of Hancock County.

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  • Pascagoula teen accused of breaking into multiple vehicles in Long Beach

    Pascagoula teen accused of breaking into multiple vehicles in Long Beach

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:53 AM EDT2018-04-21 10:53:08 GMT
    Carlos Jerome Dukes Jr. (Source: Long Beach Police Dept)Carlos Jerome Dukes Jr. (Source: Long Beach Police Dept)

    A Pascagoula teenager is facing felony charges after six vehicles were broken into earlier this month in Long Beach.

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    A Pascagoula teenager is facing felony charges after six vehicles were broken into earlier this month in Long Beach.

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  • 3 candidates for Cochran's US Senate seat officially qualify

    3 candidates for Cochran's US Senate seat officially qualify

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:13:52 GMT
    Three top candidates have filed official qualifying papers to pursue Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat that was vacated by Thad Cochran. (Photo source: CNN)Three top candidates have filed official qualifying papers to pursue Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat that was vacated by Thad Cochran. (Photo source: CNN)

    Three top candidates have filed official qualifying papers to pursue Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat that was vacated by Thad Cochran.

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    Three top candidates have filed official qualifying papers to pursue Mississippi's U.S. Senate seat that was vacated by Thad Cochran.

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  • Ocean Springs becomes 43rd certified Excel by 5 community in MS

    Ocean Springs becomes 43rd certified Excel by 5 community in MS

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:29 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:29:31 GMT
    A sensory table at the Excel by 5 resource center. (Photo source: WLOX News)A sensory table at the Excel by 5 resource center. (Photo source: WLOX News)
    A sensory table at the Excel by 5 resource center. (Photo source: WLOX News)A sensory table at the Excel by 5 resource center. (Photo source: WLOX News)

    Excel by 5 communities are continuously growing here on the Coast. 

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    Excel by 5 communities are continuously growing here on the Coast. 

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  • Bay St. Louis Fire Department stepping up for the family of injured firefighter

    Bay St. Louis Fire Department stepping up for the family of injured firefighter

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:57 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:57:29 GMT
    Fire Department donates groceries to injured firefighter's family. (Photo source: WLOX)Fire Department donates groceries to injured firefighter's family. (Photo source: WLOX)
    Fire Department donates groceries to injured firefighter's familyFire Department donates groceries to injured firefighter's family

    A Bay St. Louis firefighter seriously injured in a motorcycle accident this week will make his way to Jackson. After several surgeries here on the Coast, Michael Guitreau will continue his treatment at the capital.

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    A Bay St. Louis firefighter seriously injured in a motorcycle accident this week will make his way to Jackson. After several surgeries here on the Coast, Michael Guitreau will continue his treatment at the capital.

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  • Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event draws big crowds

    Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event draws big crowds

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:22:49 GMT
    Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence. (Photo source: WLOX)Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence. (Photo source: WLOX)
    Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence. (Photo source: WLOX)Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence.

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    Friday morning, military men and women joined others on a morning stroll to raise awareness for the Gulf Coast Center for Nonviolence.

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  • WLOX takes on the Lemon Face Challenge

    WLOX takes on the Lemon Face Challenge

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:12 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:12:25 GMT

    The Lemon Face Challenge started as a social media movement to raise awareness for DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma), an aggressive brain tumor. 

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    The Lemon Face Challenge started as a social media movement to raise awareness for DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma), an aggressive brain tumor. 

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  • Human bones found in Biloxi

    Human bones found in Biloxi

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:42:55 GMT
    The city of Biloxi made an unusual discovery Friday afternoon. Workers excavating the area on U.S. 90 South discovered human bones 5 feet below the ground. (Facebook)The city of Biloxi made an unusual discovery Friday afternoon. Workers excavating the area on U.S. 90 South discovered human bones 5 feet below the ground. (Facebook)

    The city of Biloxi made an unusual discovery Friday afternoon.

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    The city of Biloxi made an unusual discovery Friday afternoon.

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  • D'Iberville man arrested for Embezzlement after police say he failed to return a rental car

    D'Iberville man arrested for Embezzlement after police say he failed to return a rental car

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:37:20 GMT
    Gulfport police arrested Thomas Jefferson Moore, 51, of D’Iberville for one count of Embezzlement. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)Gulfport police arrested Thomas Jefferson Moore, 51, of D’Iberville for one count of Embezzlement. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)

    Gulfport police arrested Thomas Jefferson Moore, 51, of D’Iberville for one count of Embezzlement.

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    Gulfport police arrested Thomas Jefferson Moore, 51, of D’Iberville for one count of Embezzlement.

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  • Settlement reached in racial discrimination lawsuit against Harrison Co. Coroner

    Settlement reached in racial discrimination lawsuit against Harrison Co. Coroner

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:50:55 GMT
    A settlement has been reached in the lawsuit against Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove. (Photo source: WLOX)A settlement has been reached in the lawsuit against Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Hargrove and was accused by 6 African-American-owned funeral homes in Harrison County of intentionally discriminating against them for at least two decades.

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    Hargrove and was accused by 6 African-American-owned funeral homes in Harrison County of intentionally discriminating against them for at least two decades.

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  • Renew Our Rivers cleanup weekend starts on Deer Island

    Renew Our Rivers cleanup weekend starts on Deer Island

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:43:36 GMT
    About 160 volunteers came out to Mississippi Power's Deer Island Cleanup Friday. (Photo source: WLOX)About 160 volunteers came out to Mississippi Power's Deer Island Cleanup Friday. (Photo source: WLOX)

    If you visit Deer Island this weekend you'll see a much cleaner landscape thanks to 160 volunteers, most of whom are employees at Harrah’s, Golden Nugget, Beau Rivage and Hard Rock casinos.

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    If you visit Deer Island this weekend you'll see a much cleaner landscape thanks to 160 volunteers, most of whom are employees at Harrah’s, Golden Nugget, Beau Rivage and Hard Rock casinos.

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  • Eight years after BP oil spill, victims still seeking justice

    Eight years after BP oil spill, victims still seeking justice

    FOX 8 PhotoFOX 8 Photo

    Years of fighting through disease and injury from the BP oil spill, victims say their voices are still being ignored. 

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    Years of fighting through disease and injury from the BP oil spill, victims say their voices are still being ignored. 

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  • Poplarville alderwoman's resignation letter accuses city leaders of 'unethical behavior'

    Poplarville alderwoman's resignation letter accuses city leaders of 'unethical behavior'

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:26:08 GMT
    The city made a Facebook post Wednesday alerting resident of a special election to fill a vacancy for the city’s Board of Alderman. (Photo source: Facebook)The city made a Facebook post Wednesday alerting resident of a special election to fill a vacancy for the city’s Board of Alderman. (Photo source: Facebook)

    A Poplarville alderwoman is painting an upsetting picture of local politics, and why she no longer wants to be a part of it. 

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    A Poplarville alderwoman is painting an upsetting picture of local politics, and why she no longer wants to be a part of it. 

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  • Police identify possible suspect in Hard Rock Casino assault

    Police identify possible suspect in Hard Rock Casino assault

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:43:25 GMT

    Biloxi police have identified the suspect wanted in connection with a reported assault in the parking garage of the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi as Alexander Oneil Stewart, 30, of Gautier. 

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    Biloxi police have identified the suspect wanted in connection with a reported assault in the parking garage of the Hard Rock Casino in Biloxi as Alexander Oneil Stewart, 30, of Gautier. 

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  • CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Vehicle catches fire in Gautier

    CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Vehicle catches fire in Gautier

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:46:28 GMT
    Firefighters were able to attack the fire and keep the damage to a minimum. (Photo source: WLOX)Firefighters were able to attack the fire and keep the damage to a minimum. (Photo source: WLOX)
    A vehicle sitting outside a home in Gautier burst into flames Friday just before noon. It happened on Westlane, which is right off Spanish Trail Avenue. (Photo source: WLOX)A vehicle sitting outside a home in Gautier burst into flames Friday just before noon. It happened on Westlane, which is right off Spanish Trail Avenue. (Photo source: WLOX)

     A vehicle sitting outside a home in Gautier burst into flames Friday just before noon.

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     A vehicle sitting outside a home in Gautier burst into flames Friday just before noon.

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  • Keesler promotes cyber-security careers to high school students

    Keesler promotes cyber-security careers to high school students

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:38 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:38:21 GMT
    The cyber-security experts at Keesler are the soldiers that go to war daily on the battlefield known as the internet. (Photo source: WLOX)The cyber-security experts at Keesler are the soldiers that go to war daily on the battlefield known as the internet. (Photo source: WLOX)
    The cyber-security experts at Keesler are the soldiers that go to war daily on the battlefield known as the internet. (Photo source: WLOX)The cyber-security experts at Keesler are the soldiers that go to war daily on the battlefield known as the internet. (Photo source: WLOX)

    The 333rd Training Squadron at Keesler Air Force Base uses a duck as it's mascot. 

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    The 333rd Training Squadron at Keesler Air Force Base uses a duck as it's mascot. 

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  • Gulfport police arrest man for Aggravated Assault charge

    Gulfport police arrest man for Aggravated Assault charge

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:10:48 GMT
    Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)
    Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. (Photo source: Gulfport PD)
    Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. Officers responded to the 3700 block of Harrison drive on April 10 on a report of a shooting into an occupied dwelling. Police say witnesses told them that a suspect shot at the residence causing damage to the exterior and interior of the home while it was occupied. Gulfport detectives conducted an investigation which they said led to a warrant being issued for the arrest of B...More >>
    Gulfport police arrested Rufus Anthony Barnes, 54, of Gulfport for one count of Aggravated Assault Thursday. Officers responded to the 3700 block of Harrison drive on April 10 on a report of a shooting into an occupied dwelling. Police say witnesses told them that a suspect shot at the residence causing damage to the exterior and interior of the home while it was occupied. Gulfport detectives conducted an investigation which they said led to a warrant being issued for the arrest of B...More >>
  • WATCH: Gulf Coast Good News - Episode 6

    WATCH: Gulf Coast Good News - Episode 6

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-04-20 18:29:40 GMT

    In this week's Good News, we tell you about a group raising money to help premature babies in South Mississippi, and you'll meet a rapper who's using the power of music to stop bullying in coast schools. Plus, crawfish, crawfish, crawfish!

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    In this week's Good News, we tell you about a group raising money to help premature babies in South Mississippi, and you'll meet a rapper who's using the power of music to stop bullying in coast schools. Plus, crawfish, crawfish, crawfish!

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  • Federal Red Snapper season dates announced

    Federal Red Snapper season dates announced

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:50 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:50:13 GMT
    For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1.  (Photo source: WLOX)For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1.  (Photo source: WLOX)
    For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1.  (Photo source: WLOX)For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1.  (Photo source: WLOX)

    For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1. 

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    For-hire vessels with federal permits will be able to fish for Red Snapper for 51 days beginning June 1. 

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  • Memorial planned for Moss Point man who died in motorcycle crash

    Memorial planned for Moss Point man who died in motorcycle crash

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:45 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:45:06 GMT
    Cornelius Barnes, 42, died in a motorcycle accident Wednesday in Moss Point. (Source: Facebook)Cornelius Barnes, 42, died in a motorcycle accident Wednesday in Moss Point. (Source: Facebook)

    The man who died Wednesday in a motorcycle crash in Jackson County has been identified. 

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    The man who died Wednesday in a motorcycle crash in Jackson County has been identified. 

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  • Espy files qualifying papers for U. S. Senate run

    Espy files qualifying papers for U. S. Senate run

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:51:20 GMT

    Jackson attorney Mike Espy filed qualifying papers in his bid to replace outgoing U-S Senator Thad Cochran. He said his experience on Capitol Hill as a former congressman and Secretary of Agriculture as well as his statewide political background make him uniquely qualified.

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    Jackson attorney Mike Espy filed qualifying papers in his bid to replace outgoing U-S Senator Thad Cochran. He said his experience on Capitol Hill as a former congressman and Secretary of Agriculture as well as his statewide political background make him uniquely qualified.

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  • Offering solutions to make spring break weekend more welcoming

    Offering solutions to make spring break weekend more welcoming

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:04 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:04:17 GMT
    The City of Biloxi estimated around 30,000 visitors came to the city for spring break weekend in 2018. (Photo source: WLOX)The City of Biloxi estimated around 30,000 visitors came to the city for spring break weekend in 2018. (Photo source: WLOX)
    The City of Biloxi estimated around 30,000 visitors came to the city for spring break weekend in 2018. (Photo source: WLOX)The City of Biloxi estimated around 30,000 visitors came to the city for spring break weekend in 2018. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Many gathered at a community meeting to think of ways to make spring break weekend more welcoming on Thursday.

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    Many gathered at a community meeting to think of ways to make spring break weekend more welcoming on Thursday.

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  • Pascagoula Mayor says DOD or Congress should include funding for city when awarding contracts

    Pascagoula Mayor says DOD or Congress should include funding for city when awarding contracts

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:50:46 GMT
    The sign heading in to Pascagoula. (Photo source: WLOX)The sign heading in to Pascagoula. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Pascagoula Mayor Dane Maxwell is in our nation's capital this week meeting with department heads. He said he thinks the Department of Defense or Congress should foot the bill for Pascagoula's aging infrastructure and some public departments.

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    Pascagoula Mayor Dane Maxwell is in our nation's capital this week meeting with department heads. He said he thinks the Department of Defense or Congress should foot the bill for Pascagoula's aging infrastructure and some public departments.

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  • Man killed in Pearl River County car crash

    Man killed in Pearl River County car crash

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:49:13 GMT
    Officials say the victim was a 71-year-old man from Moundville, Alabama. (Photo Source: File)Officials say the victim was a 71-year-old man from Moundville, Alabama. (Photo Source: File)
    (Source: File)(Source: File)
    A man was pronounced dead after a single car accident in Pearl River County.  On April 19, Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash on I-59 around 7:30 p.m.  The victim was identified as a 71-year-old male from Moundville, AL. He was reportedly traveling north on I-59 in a 2003 Toyota Tundra. Officials say the Toyota went off of the right side of the road, overturned and collided with trees. The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the ...More >>
    A man was pronounced dead after a single car accident in Pearl River County.  On April 19, Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash on I-59 around 7:30 p.m.  The victim was identified as a 71-year-old male from Moundville, AL. He was reportedly traveling north on I-59 in a 2003 Toyota Tundra. Officials say the Toyota went off of the right side of the road, overturned and collided with trees. The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the ...More >>
  • Self-Defense: Six points to strike first in an attack

    Self-Defense: Six points to strike first in an attack

    Thursday, April 19 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-04-20 02:40:34 GMT
    Alan Belcher MMA in Ocean Springs (photo credit: WLOX)Alan Belcher MMA in Ocean Springs (photo credit: WLOX)
    Alan Belcher MMA in Ocean Springs (photo credit: WLOX)Alan Belcher MMA in Ocean Springs (photo credit: WLOX)

    Staggering statistics reveal how often women are targets of assault. One thing you can do to protect yourself is learn to fight back.

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    Staggering statistics reveal how often women are targets of assault. One thing you can do to protect yourself is learn to fight back.

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  • Lemoyne Plaza businesses back up and running after tornado

    Lemoyne Plaza businesses back up and running after tornado

    Thursday, April 19 2018 9:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 01:08:30 GMT
    Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are being made from those who suffered damage. (Photo source: WLOX)Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are being made from those who suffered damage. (Photo source: WLOX)
    Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are being made from those who suffered damage. (Photo source: WLOX)Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are being made from those who suffered damage. (Photo source: WLOX)

    Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are happening from those who suffered damage. 

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    Five days after a tornado tore through Lemoyne Plaza in St. Martin, more signs of progress are happening from those who suffered damage. 

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  • Hancock County community demanding safer road outlets

    Hancock County community demanding safer road outlets

    Thursday, April 19 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-04-20 00:06:48 GMT
    Residents of White Cypress Lakes say the dam in the lake is damaged, and is creating a hazard to the only remaining passage out of their neighborhood.Residents of White Cypress Lakes say the dam in the lake is damaged, and is creating a hazard to the only remaining passage out of their neighborhood.
    Residents of White Cypress Lakes say the dam in the lake is damaged, and is creating a hazard to the only remaining passage out of their neighborhood.Residents of White Cypress Lakes say the dam in the lake is damaged, and is creating a hazard to the only remaining passage out of their neighborhood.

    Residents of the White Cypress Lakes community in Hancock County are angry.

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    Residents of the White Cypress Lakes community in Hancock County are angry.

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  • Action Report: Handyman takes money, leaves disabled vet without a working shower

    Action Report: Handyman takes money and leaves a disabled Veteran without a working shower

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:46:57 GMT
    James Taylor, an Army veteran, feels taken advantage of after a shoddy contracting job. (Photo Source: WLOX)James Taylor, an Army veteran, feels taken advantage of after a shoddy contracting job. (Photo Source: WLOX)

    An Army veteran says he hired a handyman to build a roll-in shower in his home. He started the job, but hasn't been back to finish.
     

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    An Army veteran says he hired a handyman to build a roll-in shower in his home. He started the job, but hasn't been back to finish.
     

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  • Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:15:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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  • Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:14:09 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:14:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...

    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

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    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

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  • Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:44:10 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...

    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II to attend pop concert for 92nd birthday

    Queen Elizabeth II to attend pop concert for 92nd birthday

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 10:54:10 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:15 GMT
    (Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.(Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.

    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

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    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

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  • FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:53:41 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:46:06 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...(NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.More >>
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.More >>
  • Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:33:09 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:45:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...

    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

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    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

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  • DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:43:53 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:34:29 GMT
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)

    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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  • Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:53:43 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:57:25 GMT
    Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.
    Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

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    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

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  • Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

    Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:44:02 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:05:59 GMT
    Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
    Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

    Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap.

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    Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap.

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  • Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:11:31 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:51:36 GMT
    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)

    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

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    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

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  • Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:16:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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  • Eric's Early Morning First Alert Forecast 4-21-18

    Eric's Early Morning First Alert Forecast 4-21-18

  • Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:20:28 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:30:55 GMT
    Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)

    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

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    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

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  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:12:45 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 09:54:11 GMT
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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  • North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:25:22 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-04-21 08:08:47 GMT
    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

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    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

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  • Report: Sessions might quit if Rosenstein is fired

    Report: Sessions might quit if Rosenstein is fired

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:49:55 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 06:04:56 GMT
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. (Source: CNN/Pool)Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. (Source: CNN/Pool)

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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  • Carrie's 10 PM First Alert Forecast

    Carrie's 10 PM First Alert Forecast

    We are going to see increasing clouds on Saturday with isolated showers. There will be higher rain chances with a very slight chance for some strong thunderstorms on Sunday.

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    We are going to see increasing clouds on Saturday with isolated showers. There will be higher rain chances with a very slight chance for some strong thunderstorms on Sunday.

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  • Brutal rape and murder of 8-year-old girl shocks, outrages, and divides India

    Brutal rape and murder of 8-year-old girl shocks, outrages, and divides India

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:25:23 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:34:30 GMT

    The rape and murder of Asifa Bano, a Muslim girl, allegedly by Hindu men, has opened up India's sectarian fault lines.

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    The rape and murder of Asifa Bano, a Muslim girl, allegedly by Hindu men, has opened up India's sectarian fault lines.

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  • 1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:27:44 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:53:21 GMT

    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

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    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

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  • 3 on the Road: Son of a Gun

    3 on the Road: Son of a Gun

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:02:45 GMT
    Source: WLBTSource: WLBT

    Three on the Road takes us into the backcountry with a trip to where a movie is being made. And the subject of the movie is even more far-out than it’s setting.

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    Three on the Road takes us into the backcountry with a trip to where a movie is being made. And the subject of the movie is even more far-out than it’s setting.

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  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson delights high school girl with prom surprise

    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson delights high school girl with prom surprise

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:35:23 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:35:23 GMT
    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month. (Source: Vianney Le Caer/AP)Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month. (Source: Vianney Le Caer/AP)

    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month.

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    Katie Kelzenberg invited the Hollywood star to her prom next month.

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  • CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT

    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

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    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

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  • Intact WWII bomb forces thousands to evacuate in Berlin

    Intact WWII bomb forces thousands to evacuate in Berlin

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:14:02 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:27 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:27:28 GMT

    The 1,100 pound bomb was safely defused by police after the mass evacuation. 

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    The 1,100 pound bomb was safely defused by police after the mass evacuation. 

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  • Dance music DJ Avicii dies in Oman

    Dance music DJ Avicii dies in Oman

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-04-20 17:52:29 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:03:35 GMT
    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement. (Source: AP)The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement. (Source: AP)

    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement.

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    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement.

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  • Think you have a penicillin allergy? Chances are you don't

    Think you have a penicillin allergy? Chances are you don't

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-04-20 17:26:27 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 1:31 PM EDT2018-04-20 17:31:50 GMT

    Many children are automatically labeled as being allergic to penicillin if they develop a mild rash.

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    Many children are automatically labeled as being allergic to penicillin if they develop a mild rash.

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  • breaking

    Democrats file suit against Trump campaign, WikiLeaks and Russia over 2016 presidential election

    Democrats file suit against Trump campaign, WikiLeaks and Russia over 2016 presidential election

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:27:10 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:40 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:40:02 GMT

    The Democratic National Committee has filed suit against the Russian government, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks over an alleged conspiracy to disrupt the 2016 campaign.

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    The Democratic National Committee has filed suit against the Russian government, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks over an alleged conspiracy to disrupt the 2016 campaign.

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  • Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

    Barbara Bush believed literacy could cure other ills

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:33:17 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:09 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:09:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luc Novovitch, File). FILE - In this May 16, 1994 file photo, former first lady Barbara Bush reads to a group of children at the Clinton Family Inn, a shelter run by Homes for the Homeless in New York. Promoting literacy was a longtime cause ...(AP Photo/Luc Novovitch, File). FILE - In this May 16, 1994 file photo, former first lady Barbara Bush reads to a group of children at the Clinton Family Inn, a shelter run by Homes for the Homeless in New York. Promoting literacy was a longtime cause ...

    Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president.

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    Barbara Bush came up with the idea of focusing on literacy as first lady during a jog in 1978, the year her husband considered his first run for president.

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  • Gross: Farm breeds 6 billion roaches a year for medicine

    Gross: Farm breeds 6 billion roaches a year for medicine

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:09:02 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 16:03:48 GMT

    The roaches are part of a booming traditional Chinese medicine industry. Their ground-up powdered remains are also used to treat burns, and experts claim roach milk is very nutritious.

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    The roaches are part of a booming traditional Chinese medicine industry. Their ground-up powdered remains are also used to treat burns, and experts claim roach milk is very nutritious.

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  • The April night and morning sky

    The April night and morning sky

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-04-20 15:47:53 GMT

    You can see Venus and Jupiter in the night sky. Then in the morning, before sunrise, you can spot Saturn, Jupiter and Mars. Then, on April 22, the Lyrid Meteor Shower peaks with 20 bright meteors per hour visible to the eye.

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    You can see Venus and Jupiter in the night sky. Then in the morning, before sunrise, you can spot Saturn, Jupiter and Mars. Then, on April 22, the Lyrid Meteor Shower peaks with 20 bright meteors per hour visible to the eye.

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  • WLOX Editorial:  Taxpayers need to hold lawmakers accountable

    WLOX Editorial:  Taxpayers need to hold lawmakers accountable

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:24 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:24:53 GMT

    There is a plan being circulated at the highest levels of Mississippi state government to cut state income taxes. At first mention, many would certainly be in favor of cutting any tax. But as always there's a catch. Mississippi Speaker of the House Phillip Gunn wants to swap the income tax cut for an increase in the state fuel tax; raising what we pay at the pump by 8 cents per gallon over the next four years.

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    There is a plan being circulated at the highest levels of Mississippi state government to cut state income taxes. At first mention, many would certainly be in favor of cutting any tax. But as always there's a catch. Mississippi Speaker of the House Phillip Gunn wants to swap the income tax cut for an increase in the state fuel tax; raising what we pay at the pump by 8 cents per gallon over the next four years.

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  • Couple killed Vietnam vet, burned body while kids watched, authorities say

    Couple killed Vietnam vet, burned body while kids watched, authorities say

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:58:17 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:58:17 GMT
    Stacie Mendoza and her husband, Jose Mendoza, were arrested in the torture and murder of a Vietnam War veteran. (Hanford Police Department via AP)Stacie Mendoza and her husband, Jose Mendoza, were arrested in the torture and murder of a Vietnam War veteran. (Hanford Police Department via AP)

    Authorities believe Stacie Mendoza, a waitress, used her friendship with Kenneth Coyle to get access to his financial information.

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    Authorities believe Stacie Mendoza, a waitress, used her friendship with Kenneth Coyle to get access to his financial information.

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  • Cartoonist Marshall Ramsey's Barbara Bush tribute goes viral

    Cartoonist Marshall Ramsey's Barbara Bush tribute goes viral

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 AM EDT2018-04-20 11:43:51 GMT

    A local tribute to Barbara Bush is going viral. The Clarion-Ledger editorial cartoonist Marshall Ramsey never expected the Bush family to see it. But they have.

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    A local tribute to Barbara Bush is going viral. The Clarion-Ledger editorial cartoonist Marshall Ramsey never expected the Bush family to see it. But they have.

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  • Tuition to rise 4 percent on average at Mississippi universities

    Tuition to rise 4 percent on average at Mississippi schools

    Thursday, April 19 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-04-19 20:23:05 GMT
    In-state undergraduate students in Mississippi can expect a rise from $303 to $7,805 in tuition. (Photo Source: Pixabay)In-state undergraduate students in Mississippi can expect a rise from $303 to $7,805 in tuition. (Photo Source: Pixabay)
    In-state undergraduate students in Mississippi can expect a rise from $303 to $7,805 in tuition. (Photo Source: Pixabay)In-state undergraduate students in Mississippi can expect a rise from $303 to $7,805 in tuition. (Photo Source: Pixabay)

    Mississippi's eight public universities plan to raise tuition by an average of 4 percent next fall.

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    Mississippi's eight public universities plan to raise tuition by an average of 4 percent next fall.

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  • Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:15:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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  • Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

    Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:54:30 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:58:24 GMT
    A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.More >>
    A San Antonio charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery.More >>
  • After town says 'nyet' to Russia monument, others say 'da'

    After town says 'nyet' to Russia monument, others say 'da'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:34:52 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:58:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Martha Waggoner). FILE - In this March 12, 2018 file photo, a model of the "Project Zebra" memorial stands in the Arts of the Albemarle building in Elizabeth City, N.C.  The monument to Russian soldiers killed while training in the United Sta...(AP Photo/Martha Waggoner). FILE - In this March 12, 2018 file photo, a model of the "Project Zebra" memorial stands in the Arts of the Albemarle building in Elizabeth City, N.C. The monument to Russian soldiers killed while training in the United Sta...
    A monument honoring a secret World War II spy mission could still find a home in the United States after a North Carolina town rejected the statue because of current tensions between the U.S. and Russia.More >>
    A monument honoring a secret World War II spy mission could still find a home in the United States after a North Carolina town rejected the statue because of current tensions between the U.S. and Russia.More >>
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  • Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

    Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:14:15 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:04:48 GMT
    (Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 file photo, a Woodrow Wilson High School football player stands while some of his teammates kneel during the national anthem before their game against Highland High Sc...(Yong Kim/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP). FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 file photo, a Woodrow Wilson High School football player stands while some of his teammates kneel during the national anthem before their game against Highland High Sc...
    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.More >>
    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.More >>
  • Chemical weapons inspectors collect samples from Syria site

    Chemical weapons inspectors collect samples from Syria site

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:25 AM EDT2018-04-21 10:25:00 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:34 GMT
    Syrian state media says rebels have started to evacuate three towns in the eastern Qalamoun region in the Damascus countryside.More >>
    Syrian state media says rebels have started to evacuate three towns in the eastern Qalamoun region in the Damascus countryside.More >>
  • Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:44:10 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...

    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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  • Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

    Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:34:07 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:15:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). The U.S., and French flags are displayed on the Eisenhower Executive Office Building as seen through the portico of the West Wing of the White House, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump plans to celebr...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). The U.S., and French flags are displayed on the Eisenhower Executive Office Building as seen through the portico of the West Wing of the White House, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Washington. President Donald Trump plans to celebr...
    Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.More >>
    Vive le France: President Donald Trump to host his first big social event, a state dinner for President Emmanuel Macron.More >>
  • Library of Congress brings America to life in LA photo show

    Library of Congress brings America to life in LA photo show

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:44:16 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). This Thursday, April 19, 2018, photo shows exhibition curator Anne Wilkes Tucker, left, and Library of Congress photo curator Beverly Brannan, right, during a media preview of the exhibit "Not An Ostrich: And Other Images ...(AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes). This Thursday, April 19, 2018, photo shows exhibition curator Anne Wilkes Tucker, left, and Library of Congress photo curator Beverly Brannan, right, during a media preview of the exhibit "Not An Ostrich: And Other Images ...
    If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling exhibition of 440 iconic photos that seeks to define America's zeitgeist in a way people...More >>
    If a picture tells a thousand words, the Library of Congress is bringing 440,000 of them to Los Angeles with a free-wheeling exhibition of 440 iconic photos that seeks to define America's zeitgeist in a way people have never seen before.More >>
  • Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

    Natalie Portman addresses snub of 'Jewish Nobel,' backlash

    Friday, April 20 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-04-20 06:53:13 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-04-21 18:55:21 GMT
    The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of a June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of a June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
    The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)The Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel. (Source: (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.

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    Genesis Prize foundation says this year's winner, Natalie Portman, has pulled out of June ceremony in Israel.

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