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The number of children traveling alone at the New! 2021-05-12 03:48:00The southern border saw fewer crossings of unaccompanied children in April, decreasing from an all-time high a month earlier. At the same time, more a

Israel, Hamas escalate heavy fighting with no end New! 2021-05-12 03:46:00The enemies' heaviest fighting since 2014 showed no signs of slowing.

Free coronavirus vaccine shots offered in Dracula's castle. New! 2021-05-12 00:29:00The Romanian castle said to be the home of the famous vampire Dracula is offering free shots of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

'I felt like I needed it to be New! 2021-05-12 00:01:00Have you been drinking more alcohol since the start of the pandemic? Health experts are growing concerned at rising levels of alcohol dependence.

14-year-old boy accused of killing 13-year-old classmate, Florida New! 2021-05-11 23:54:00Detectives say the 13-year-old cheerleader was stabbed to death and that evidence was discovered in the 14-year-old suspect's home.

Favre reportedly owes Miss. more than half-a-million dollars New! 2021-05-11 23:53:00Retired NFL star has paid half of what was promised

Amazon recruits through virtual town hall New! 2021-05-11 23:46:00Company offering $15/hr. starting positions

Wake Up Weather New! 2021-05-11 23:17:0016 WAPT Chief Meteorologist David Hartman has the forecast for Jackson and Central Mississippi.

Woman shocked by lightning through laptop while teaching New! 2021-05-11 23:12:00"You wouldn't think that a laptop would do that, but unfortunately, as she experienced today, it very much can," an Oklahoma fire chief said.

Miller High Life is hiring a Champagne of New! 2021-05-11 22:35:00Dream job alert!

Smile! The search for the next Gerber baby New! 2021-05-11 22:28:00Heart-warming cuteness, a love for attention and an infectious giggle are just some of the qualities Gerber is seeking for the next Gerber baby. The w

Jackson State softball coach and pitcher preview SWAC New! 2021-05-11 21:05:00JSU Head softball coach Kevin Montgomery and Senior Kayla Owens preview the postseason

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Public service in the US: Increasingly thankless, exhausting New! 2021-05-12 03:41:59STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — He scurries through his apartment, downing a quick mug of coffee, brushing his teeth, feeding his pet rabbit, Aug

Le paiement sans contact est désormais possible dans New! 2021-05-12 03:37:08SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mai 12, 2021--

MS Marine Warning and Forecast New! 2021-05-12 03:34:05MS Marine Warnings and Forecast for Wednesday, May 12, 2021

China's population aged 14 and under rises New! 2021-05-12 03:24:00BEIJING, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This is part of a transcript, from China SCIO, of the press conference held on Tuesday about China's latest pop

Escalating Mideast violence bears hallmarks of 2014 Gaza New! 2021-05-12 03:18:46GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Rockets streamed out of Gaza and Israel pounded the territory with airstrikes early Wednesday as the most severe ou

Daqo New Energy Announces Long-Term High-Purity Polysilicon Supply New! 2021-05-12 03:16:00SHANGHAI, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo New Energy", the "Company" or "we"), a leading manufacturer of hi

Lattice Automate Solution Stack accélère le développement de New! 2021-05-12 03:10:37HILLSBORO, Oregon--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mai 12, 2021--

Cole expected to start for the Yankees against New! 2021-05-12 03:07:35New York Yankees (19-16, second in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (19-18, fourth in the AL East)

Happ expected to start for the Twins against New! 2021-05-12 03:07:35Minnesota Twins (12-21, fourth in the AL Central) vs. Chicago White Sox (20-13, first in the AL Central)

Houston hosts Los Angeles after McCullers Jr.'s strong New! 2021-05-12 03:07:35Los Angeles Angels (16-19, fifth in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (19-17, second in the AL West)

Davies expected to start for the Cubs against New! 2021-05-12 03:07:35Chicago Cubs (17-18, third in the NL Central) vs. Cleveland Indians (19-14, second in the AL Central)

Walker expected to start as New York hosts New! 2021-05-12 03:07:35Baltimore Orioles (16-20, fifth in the AL East) vs. New York Mets (17-13, first in the NL East)

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Best of Jackson: Healthcare 2021 2021-05-05 15:32:33When it comes to maintaining our health, knowing that we are in capable hands assures us. Finding medical professionals we trust gives us the piece of

OPINION: U.S. Sen. Tim Scott’s Speech—An Intended Target, 2021-05-05 13:56:51Last week, with a tone toward unity and with accountability for this country apparent, President Biden delivered a poignant speech to the joint body o

Disaster Declaration Issued for Mississippi Winter Storms 2021-05-05 13:25:52JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday issued a disaster declaration for Mississippi for winter storms that struck in February. A

All Businesses Prosper in Northpark Mall 2021-05-05 13:09:02Some time after the COVID-19 pandemic began in 2020, Jackson resident TaLyla Cogbill found herself out of work from her former position at the Xfinity

‘Rebel’ Businessman Dumps Suburban Waste into Jackson Sewage 2021-05-05 13:00:06Andrew Walker, 71, may find himself in prison after pleading guilty to conspiring with others to wrongfully discharge 3 million gallons of industrial

Massive Fires Show Weakness of 911 in Jackson 2021-05-05 12:51:01As the smoke billowed from the raging fire at an apartment complex on O'Ferrell Avenue in Jackson on Friday, April 16, 2021, some of the people who l

EDITOR'S NOTE: Systemic Racism Created Jackson’s Violence; More 2021-05-05 12:38:56The question was simple: "Is youth violence the fault of the family or the young person?" The Wingfield High School teacher meant well when she pose

Mayor May End Business Limits, But Keep Mask 2021-05-04 14:01:03While the capital city has improved COVID-19 numbers, it is too early to declare victory over the virus, Mayor Chokwe A. Lumumba said at a press confe

Mississippi Asserts It is Meeting Mental Health Mandates 2021-05-04 10:54:28JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Department of Mental Health says it is fulfilling requirements to provide community-based services, and it

Doc McStuffins at the Children's Museum, Baptist Medical 2021-05-03 14:14:05The Mississippi Children's Museum is partnering with Riley Children's pediatric health system at Indiana University Health to begin hosting a new ex

Boil-Water Notice Lifted Across Jackson After Electrical Fire 2021-05-03 14:06:02The City of Jackson declared municipal water once again safe to drink this morning after an electrical fire erupted at the O.B. Curtis Water Treatment

Analysis: Mississippi Legislators Sidestep Some Division 2021-05-03 11:31:21JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers grabbed national headlines this year by banning transgender athletes from competing on girls' or wo

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Women In Rural Pakistan Reap Kitchen Garden Advantage 2021-04-30 14:40:15KARACHI, Pakistan — “My five children often slept hungry when my husband did not get work,” Khadija Bibi, a 37-year-old from Th

VIDEO: Helicopter Rescues Injured Mariner Off Hawaiian Coast  2021-04-30 12:10:39Coast Guard rescue teams airlifted an injured mariner from the Vicious Cycle, a commercial fishing vessel, 130 miles southwest of the Hawaiian island

Lienzo Develops Global Video Games With A Mexican 2021-04-30 10:58:50Within the gamer world, a Mexican video game developer wants to compete against the Japanese, European and American game companies. “Lienzo is a

Study: Strokes In Younger People Linked To COVID-19 2021-04-30 10:56:44A large new international study involving 136 research institutions in 32 countries has found a disturbing trend. They discovered an increase in strok

Covid Crisis Pushed 75 Million Indians Into Poverty 2021-04-30 10:09:13MUMBAI, India — Every year, 28-year-old Durgesh Mandal — a domestic worker and helper in an apartment in India’s financial capi

Veteran Australian Reporter Testifies In Blackmail Trial 2021-04-30 10:01:50SYDNEY, Australia — When a veteran investigative journalist approached another television reporter with information about a mega tax fraud story

Australian Hospitality Venues Call For Lockdown Help 2021-04-30 09:59:31CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s tourism and hospitality sector urges the nation’s leaders to develop a plan out of

Palmer Coal Mine Far Too Risky: Australian Report 2021-04-30 09:56:02TOWNSVILLE, Australia — Clive Palmer’s plan to develop a coal mine 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) from the Great Barrier Reef marine park 

Love For Rap Music Deeply Rooted In Young 2021-04-29 08:12:36Young Miller Tha Don tasted music success early. As a teenager, he was part of Romeo’s Rich Boyz group. Romeo, the son of Master P and cousin of

Church honors Dr. Jerry Young and First Lady 2021-04-29 02:41:04By Jackie Hampton, Publisher, Pastor Jerry Young and First Lady Helen Young were honored Sunday by the New Hope church family in recognition of Dr. Yo

 TeleHelp 24/7 Helps Students At Historically Black Colleges 2021-04-22 21:02:57WASHINGTON, D.C. — College is often seen as some of the best years of young people’s lives. However, that changed in 2020 with COVID-

The Many Final Flights Of Germany’s Fearsome WWI 2021-04-22 20:08:20German fighter pilot Baron von Richthofen — the “Red Baron” — was trying to save his cousin during a dogfight with Allied pilo