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Disneyland Avengers Campus gets debut date after long 2021-04-08 23:21:00The new section of the Anaheim Park that merges Marvel heroes into the Magic Kingdom had been set to open July 2020, but was upended by the long pande

Randy Bolden takes over Choctaws Hoops and makes 2021-04-08 23:12:00Mississippi College finds the next head coach of the their men's basketball program in Randy Bolden.

Tigers explain their hot start to the baseball 2021-04-08 23:06:00The JSU baseball team is good and they know it but they still aren't satisfied with their undefeated record

Congressman Bennie Thompson visits US Southern Border 2021-04-08 22:43:00Customs and Border Control state that more than 172,000 people attempted to cross the southwest border illegally last month, a 71% increase over Febru

Police identify 21-year-old man shot and killed at 2021-04-08 22:38:00Police have identified the man shot to death at a Jackson convenience store Thursday.

Aw! Tiny kangaroo scratches its belly 2021-04-08 22:36:00A young kangaroo was seen happily scratching its tummy in the sunshine.

Police: Employee kills 1, wounds 5 at Texas 2021-04-08 22:14:00A man opened fire Thursday at a Texas cabinet-making company where he worked, killing one person and wounding others before shooting and wounding a st

The Met Gala will return in 2021, but 2021-04-08 22:05:00The fashionable fete was canceled last year due to the pandemic.

Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs 2021-04-08 21:56:00A medical expert says George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen, which damaged his brain and caused his heart to stop.

Mississippi immigrants rally to deliver petition to President 2021-04-08 21:18:00The petition demands work authorization for workers targeted by former President Donald Trump's 2019 ice raids.

US suicides dropped last year, defying pandemic expectations 2021-04-08 20:44:00The number of U.S. suicides fell nearly 6% last year amid the coronavirus pandemic — the largest annual decline in at least four decades, accord

'Hero': Girl rescues drowning toddler from pool during 2021-04-08 19:53:00A 13-year-old girl vacationing with her family in Orlando saved the life of a toddler who she found face down in a resort swimming pool.

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The Latest: Moving day at the Masters, but New! 2021-04-10 10:20:27AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the Masters (all times local):

Indonesia quake kills 7 in Java, jolts Bali; New! 2021-04-10 10:00:03MALANG, Indonesia (AP) — A strong earthquake killed at least seven people, injured 12 others and damaged more than 300 buildings on Indonesia&rs

Iran enforces 10-day lockdown amid fourth wave of New! 2021-04-10 09:56:54TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Saturday began a 10-day lockdown amid a fourth wave of coronavirus infections, state TV reported, a worrisome trend

For Black journalists, working Chauvin trial drains emotions New! 2021-04-10 09:53:30NEW YORK (AP) — At the end of a stressful day, Sara Sidner seeks the friendly wag of a dog's tail. Shaquille Brewster turns to sports on TV, an

Indiana go-kart race, festival return after 2020 cancelation New! 2021-04-10 09:50:06ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana city is bringing back a summer festival built around go-kart racing a year after the family-oriented eve

More Black Americans open to vaccines after outreach New! 2021-04-10 09:47:40Like others in her family, Mattie Pringle had doubts about taking the coronavirus vaccine.

Man City stunned by 2-1 loss to Leeds New! 2021-04-10 09:36:39MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City conceded in second-half stoppage time to lose 2-1 to 10-man Leeds on Saturday, halting its march to t

Iran says nuke program testing newest advanced centrifuge New! 2021-04-10 09:34:42TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran said Saturday it has begun mechanical tests on its newest advanced nuclear centrifuge, even as the five world powers th

Gracell Biotechnologies Reports Long-term Follow-up Data on TruUCAR-enabled New! 2021-04-10 09:33:00SUZHOU and SHANGHAI, China, April 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gracell Biotechnologies Inc. (NASDAQ: GRCL) ("Gracell"), a global clinical-stage biopharm

UK's Prince Philip honored with 41-gun salutes after New! 2021-04-10 09:32:46LONDON (AP) — Military teams across the U.K. and on ships at sea fired 41-gun salutes Saturday to mark the death of Prince Philip, honoring the

Famed Egyptian archaeologist reveals details of ancient city New! 2021-04-10 09:23:24CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s best-known archaeologist on Saturday revealed further details on a Pharaonic city recently found in the southern prov

F-star Therapeutics Shows Differentiation of FS222 in 2021 New! 2021-04-10 09:22:19CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- F-star Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSTX), a clinical-stage biopharm

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Mississippi and Secret Service Work on Cybercrime Task 2021-04-06 14:25:07JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Attorney General Lynn Fitch said Tuesday that her office has established a partnership with the U.S. Secret Se

Best of Jackson: Healthcare 2021 Finalist Ballot 2021-04-06 14:04:25The finalist ballot for Best of Jackson: Healthcare 2021 will remain open until Sunday, April 18. Each person may submit one ballot and choose their f

Health Department: Over Half a Million People Fully 2021-04-06 13:57:47JACKSON, Miss, (AP) — The state of Mississippi has now administered 1.32 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine to residents, according to the

Kingston Frazier Memorial Splash Pad, Van's Pizza and 2021-04-05 14:05:08The City of Jackson Department of Parks and Recreation hosted a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony for the Kingston Frazier Memorial Splash Pad, a

‘Figure Pulled Out of the Sky’: Mayor Swipes 2021-04-05 13:59:16Putting $500,000 into the hands of the Hinds County Sheriff's Department to put deputies in the capital city is "fiscally irresponsible," Mayor Cho

Analysis: Mississippi Capitol Actions Have Real-Life Impact 2021-04-05 11:13:07JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — If spring pollen keeps you congested, if you're a 16-year-old enjoying freedom as a new driver or if you're hosting a pa

Health Officials Seeking Help Vaccinating Hispanic, Black and 2021-04-05 11:10:05JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An office within the Mississippi State Department of Health that works to reduce gaps in access to health care is looking

Azia’s Picks Easter Edition 4-2-21 2021-04-02 14:29:16Happy Good Friday, my fellow Jacksonians! This sunny, breezy weather has been immaculate these past few days, so I’m personally looking for ever

Parole Reform Passes to Governor’s Desk Amid Murky 2021-04-02 13:58:17Accessibility to parole hearings would extend to more inmates across Mississippi’s state prison system if Gov. Tate Reeves signs legislation pas

Advocates: Put Early Voting Proposal on Mississippi Ballot 2021-04-02 11:00:41JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Democratic state lawmaker is leading a group of activists who want to amend the Mississippi Constitution to create a bro

Pay Raises, Yes; Tax Changes, No: Mississippi Session 2021-04-02 10:57:55JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi legislators ended their 2021 session Thursday after agreeing on a teacher pay raise and voting to update parol

'We Are Beat Down’: Citing Crime and Defying 2021-04-01 14:07:18The Jackson City Council has approved $500,000 for the Hinds County Sheriff’s Department over the objection of the mayoral administration and tw

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Health Dept: Over half a million people fully 2021-04-08 14:27:57he state of Mississippi has now administered 1.32 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine to residents, according to the state health department. As

Study Warns South Asia Will Be In Grip 2021-04-08 13:23:08PUNE, India — Heatwaves — sweltering weather accompanied by high humidity during summer — are increasing in the Indian subconti

50 Years On, Pakistan Continues To Censor 1971’s 2021-04-08 13:12:29LAHORE, Pakistan — The cancellation of an event in Pakistan commemorating Bangladesh’s 50 years of independence has precipitated the

Oil Prices Wobble On Federal Supply Data 2021-04-08 11:47:08Crude oil prices fluctuated in Wednesday trading as federal data showed lower commercial oil inventories, though analysts expressed concern about sign

Lathmar Holi: Zooming In On The Angles Of 2021-04-08 09:41:39VRINDAVAN, India — Basant Utsav, or the festival of spring, is celebrated with great pomp and show by Indians, especially the people belong

Suez Canal Authority Seeks $1 Billion In Compensation 2021-04-08 08:48:14HELIOPOLIS, Egypt — The Suez Canal Authority said that they plan on seeking $1 billion in compensation after the Ever Given ran a

Twice As Tasty: Campechano Taco Mixes Flavors To 2021-04-08 08:05:26Tacos should never be boring. To avoid tiring of a particular taste, Mexicans invented the Campechano tacos. Their name comes from Campeche, a state i

Sydney Man Jailed For Crypto Laundering 2021-04-08 06:56:49SYDNEY, Australia — A Sydney man was sentenced to 16 months in jail for using cryptocurrency and a series of stolen identities to launder money.

College Hill celebrates Easter and 114th year 2021-04-07 23:53:39By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, The celebration of a church anniversary, no matter how many years it has existed, is very significant. It first signifie

City of Lexington celebrates Mississippi’s 5-A champs – 2021-04-07 23:41:04By India Fuller, JSU intern , The Holmes County Central boys’ basketball team recently won the state’s 5-A Championship with a lead o

Mississippi lawmakers negotiating $6 billion state budget 2021-03-29 14:30:06By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) _ Mississippi legislators were meeting Saturday to negotiate final details of a state bud

Hair We Come: Customers Scramble To Get Back 2021-03-29 11:59:10Beauty is an immortal business that adapts throughout time, even through the pandemic. Beauty salons in Mexico are used to a high demand no matter how

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