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New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg is warning world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 13:13
Mississippi is one of only two states that is still honoring Confederate Memorial Day this year. All state government offices will be closed Monday to commemorates those Southerners who died in the Civil War after the South tried seceding from the U.S. Members of Mississippi Rising Coalition, however, see it differently. 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 12:10
A man who had success on the football fields in Osceola, A-State and the National Football League was honored Saturday. 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 11:55
An accident on the interstate in west Harrison County is causing delays near Pass Christian. Authorities say a vehicle rolled over near exit 20 in the westbound lane.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:52
California has long been what one expert calls a "symbolic death penalty state," but it might be easing back toward allowing executions, prodded by voters and lawsuits.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:21
As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about the father's influence on the gunman.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:21
President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed push on health care and a looming budget deadline.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:11
Clouds and showers will persist through Sunday. 
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 09:56
The case against a Michigan doctor accused of circumcising two 7-year-old Minnesota girls highlights how the practice is alive and well in parts of the Western world where its adherents have migrated.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 09:51
A group of marine scientists say collisions of whales and boats off of New England may be more common than previously thought.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 09:34
Memphis police were called to Frayser to investigate a home invasion.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 06:25
Sen. Charles Schumer says the stampede that injured 16 people at New York's Penn Station just over a week ago shows a need for better coordination between law enforcement agencies at train stations.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 02:21
Southern Miss football's annual black and gold spring game turned out to be a defensive battle as the Gold squad prevailed 14-7.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 23:58
Multiple suspects remain on the run after a bold smash and grab robbery at the Oak Court Mall's Macy's.   
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 23:10
A city watch has been issued for an 18-year-old believed to be in danger. MPD says Joshua Boswell was dropped off in the 3200 block of Poplar Avenue on Saturday, April 22 at 6:45 a.m. Boswell’s father went to pick him up at 2:15 p.m. and could not locate him. Boswell has ADHD and suffers from hearing loss. He stands 5’10” tall, weighs about 170 pounds, and has a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, khaki shorts, and red Adidas tennis shoes. I...
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 22:45
There were workshop sessions, discussion groups and other events for the families throughout the morning.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 22:45
The rain didn't stop families from trekking to Wilson Premier Hyundai in Ridgeland to take part in the global celebration called Earth Day.  There were bounce houses and Earth Day Games for the kids. Mississippi Animal Rescue League and Rescue Revolution were also at the event with pets to adopt.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 22:06
BPL Plasma in Jonesboro hosted a plasma drive in honor of a Region 8 girl Saturday.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 22:02
The University of California at Berkeley students who invited Ann Coulter to speak on campus are threatening to sue the university if it doesn't find a proper time and venue for the conservative pundit to speak next week.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 21:52
Erin Moran, the former child star who starred as Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," has died.
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 21:52