College Football Playoff showdowns: LSU vs. Oklahoma; Ohio State vs. Clemson

The selection committee revealed the pairings Sunday for the national semifinals and the final four was no surprise.
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  Woman charged in fatal Md. crash after 92 mini liquor bottles found in car

The suspect is charged with negligent manslaughter in the death of a 15-year-old girl. She faces a 10-year maximum sentence.

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Alcorn State stops Southern 39-24, wins SWAC title

Man shot multiple times after argument over woman, JPD investigating

Jackson woman injured after man fires shots into car

Ole Miss confirms Lane Kiffin as new head football coach

17-year-old injured in shooting at Warren Co. apartment complex

This is a developing story. We will update when more information is available.
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  FBI says it presumes Florida base shooting was act of terrorism

Investigators are also working to establish whether the killer, identified as 2nd Lt. Mohammed Alshamrani, 21, of the Royal Saudi Air Force, acted alone.

Thousands of wreaths placed in Biloxi National Cemetery

Operation disagreement forces Sweetie Pies to relocate in Jackson

  ‘This is crazy!’: 3 shootings along interstate in one week leave 2 men dead, 2 injured

Two-vehicle wreck in Jackson leaves driver in ‘very critical condition’

Desoto Co. lawmaker contests election results

  Scammers spend $3,000 after stealing woman’s credit cards from Jackson gas station

  Man injured after shots fired on I-55 Frontage Road in Ridgeland

Waynesboro man claims an itch in his right hand helped him win $3000 in MS Lottery

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  Police: Slain Arkansas officer ‘ambushed’ in patrol vehicle

Officer Stephen Carr, 27, was “ambushed and executed” late Saturday outside Fayetteville Police Department headquarters, Chief Mike Reynolds said.

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Saints come out on short end of shootout against 49ers

Ole Miss confirms Lane Kiffin as new head football coach

The University of Mississippi has finalized a deal with Lane Kiffin to become the new head coach of the Ole Miss football program.

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Ole Miss student who led charge to relocate Confederate monument on campus named Rhodes Scholar

  JPS Superintendent recommends 3 schools close

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

President Donald J. Trump approved a disaster declaration Friday for the state of Mississippi.
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  North Korea conducts ‘important test’ at once-dismantled rocket launch site

North Korea said Sunday it carried out a “very important test” at its long-range rocket launch site that will have a key effect on the country’s strategic position.

  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

Korean War soldier returns home to Mississippi 69 years after death

Board approves moving Confederate statue on Ole Miss campus