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Nov 6, 2014 | via Newms360.com
A 49-count federal indictment charges former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps, who resigned abruptly this week, with accepting more than $700,000 in bribes from a Rankin County businessman. The indictment unsealed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Jackson also charges Cecil McCrory of Brandon and says he paid Epps to obtain contracts for himself and other companies. Comment?
Nov 6, 2014 | via USA Today
The head of Mississippi's prison system was raking in so much in bribes that he had to launder the money through his home mortgage and a beachfront condo. Miss. Comment?
Jul 25, 2014 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
In Mississippi, home closings were up 5% between July 2013 and July 2014. In the tri-county area, they've been the strongest in Rankin County: a 9.6% increase in closed sales. Comment?
Friday Mar 6 | via WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Do you currently rent an apartment or house, or are you interested in renting or possibly owning a home? Do you want to learn the best ways to locate a rental house or apartment or the costs of being a renter? Do you want to know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant and the benefits of renting versus owning? Answers to these questions and many more will be available during a free, two-hour renter education class sponsored by the Mississippi Home of Your Own program. The workshop is set for 1:30-4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24 at the Multi-County Community Service Agency at 2900 Saint Paul in Meridian. Comment?
Feb 25, 2015 | via Deseret News
Former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps leaves the U.S. Courthouse in Jackson, Miss., on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, after pleading guilty to two federal charges. A former prison official and a businessman are admitting guilt in a bribery scheme that involved hundreds of millions of dollars in state contracts and helped the one-time head of Mississippi's Corrections Department buy a home in a gated subdivision, a beachfront condo and top-of-the-line Mercedes Benz vehicles. Comment?
Jan 21, 2015 | via Business Wire
Since 2007, AMC ... )--Fitch Ratings affirms all the outstanding student loan notes issued by SLM Private Credit Student Loan Trust 2006-B and 2006-C at their current ratings.... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Geranyl Acetate Ind... )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA+' rating to the following State of Mississippi general obligation bonds: -- $157.23 million GO bonds series 2015A ; -- $128.... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Geraldehyde Industr... )--Fitch Ratings has affirmed 11 classes of Wells Fargo Commercial Mortgage Securities Inc. commercial mortgage pass-through certificates series 2012-C6. Comment?
Dec 19, 2014 | via Mortgage News Daily
Bottom Right Default State Name: State Name underscore: State Name dash: State Name lower underscore: State Name lower dash: State Name lower: State Abbreviation: State Abbreviation Lower: It is a continuously updated stream of news from around the web Visit throughout the day for the latest breaking news. U.S. home values are on pace to conclude another year of strong growth, although the pace is easing up a bit, online real estate marketplace Zillow says. Comment?
Dec 3, 2014 | via Newms360.com
Buy at photos.djournal.com FNC co-founder Dennis Tosh, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant, Oxford Mayor Pat Patterson, FNC co-founder Bill Rayburn, FNC president Glen Evans, FNC co-founder Bob Dorsey, FNC director Jan Farrington, Lafayette County Board of Supervisors President Jeff Busby, Northern District Transportation Commissioner Mike Tagert, and FNC Chief Technology Officer Duncan Chen break ground at the site of the new FNC headquarters in Oxford. OXFORD - Mortgage technology firm FNC Inc. hosted a ceremony to break ground Tuesday for a new headquarters complex on Highway 7 South. Comment?
3 min ago | via Credit.com
A Florida family appears to be the victim of a Craigslist rental scam, in which they rented a home that was not actually for rent. It was a bank-owned foreclosure that sat vacant for a few months, but someone reportedly advertised it for rent, eventually getting more than $2,000 in rent money from a woman and her boyfriend, WESH-TV reports . Comment?
Wednesday Mar 4 | via Credit.com
Nothing can sour a relationship faster than abusing trust - and when it comes to credit, it can happen by accident. A friend does you a favor, and then what should have been your problem somehow becomes theirs. Comment?
10 min ago | via Kiplinger Online
When you start a relationship later in life, does it make sense to marry or move in together? Answer: It's complicated. Love may be sweeter the second time around, but for a growing number of baby boomers, love and marriage don't go hand in hand. Comment?
20 min ago | via Scoop
Paid parental leave will increase by 2 weeks to 16 weeks and by another 2 weeks from 1 April next year. The parental tax credit will rise from $150 a week to $220 a week. Comment?
26 min ago | via KDWN
The Treasury Department auctioned $24 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.035 percent, up from 0.020 percent last week. Another $24 billion in six-month bills was auctioned at a discount rate of 0.135 percent, up from 0.105 percent last week. Comment?
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