JPS Superintendent recommends 3 schools close

  Texas suspect steals car with 10-month-old baby inside

A 10-month-old girl is back with her family, after being taken by a car thief in Houston Friday morning.
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  Uber reports more than 3,000 sexual assaults on 2018 rides

More than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during U.S. Uber rides in 2018, including 229 rapes across the company’s 1.3 billion rides.

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16 counties declared federal disaster areas after damage from Tropical Storm Olga

  First Alert Forecast: showers Friday; clouds hang around this weekend

President Trump approves Mississippi disaster declaration

  Police identify man killed in second interstate shooting this week

Log truck crash blocks roadway at HWY 51 and Bogue Chitto Rd. in Lincoln County

A log truck overturned in Bogue Chitto Friday morning
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Banana duct-taped to wall sells for $120K

An art piece consisting of a banana duct-taped to a wall sold for $120,000.

Korean War soldier returns home to Mississippi 69 years after death

Board approves moving Confederate statue on Ole Miss campus

Mid-South OBGYN sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexual battery

  Electric scooters coming to the streets of Vicksburg in 2020

  Pelahatchie community comes together to decorate for Christmas amid political clash

Ridgeland holds second annual Tree Lighting

Ex-partner in largest Mississippi Ponzi scheme not guilty

  Miss Mississippi prepares to represent the state at Miss America

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Jury: Elon Musk did not defame British caver in tweet

Vernon Unsworth had sought $190 million in damages from a man his lawyer called the “billionaire bully.”

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  SOURCES: Ole Miss to hire Kiffin as next head coach

  Harper leading Alcorn offense to new heights

MSU’s Dantlzer declares for NFL Draft

Mississippi State shocked at home by Louisiana Tech

  Rodriguez: “I want to be a head coach again”

Longtime head coach and current Ole Miss OC ready to answer any team's call

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One person killed in head on collision in Simpson Co.

  Residents, city leaders continue rallying against proposed landfill in Ridgeland

MDOC considers next step in housing inmates after Issaquena Co. prison forced to close

7-year-old who was killed in crash will be laid to rest Sunday

Another Jackson man charged in ongoing water theft investigation

More arrests are expected in this ongoing investigation.
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  Seventh grader without legs is a basketball phenomenon

Jojo Hayes has loved basketball for as long as he can remember. While his skills on the court are nothing new to his classmates, his deep three at the University of Illinois game has allowed more than 200,000 people across social media to see his abilities.

Surveillance photos: JPD asking for public’s help to identify man wanted in Church’s Chicken robbery

Nissan forces employees to take unpaid days off as US sales slump

Mississippi ranks most dangerous state for motorcycle riders

  First Alert Forecast: mild Thursday; showers return Friday