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2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Should You Buy Southern Company?

Public electric utility company Southern Company has turned in a very impressive performance in 2013.


Related Topix: Lake Charles, LA, Financial Markets

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

State Attorneys General to Google: Censor or Be Censored

The government is intervening, however, with state attorney generals pressuring Google to In a December 2013 letter , published by The Washington Post this week, attorneys general from 23 states and Puerto Rico "expressed concerns" about "Google's monetization of dangerous and illegal content," "the promotion of illegal and prescription free ... (more)


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, The Washington Post Company

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Second gay marriage case gets hearing at appeals court in Denver

A second hearing on the constitutionality of gay marriage was heard before a three-judge panel of the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver on Thursday.


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Sundance Film Festival, US Supreme Court

The Pordland Mercury

Dolorean's Show on May 31 Will Be Its Last

Dolorean have announced that they're hanging up their spurs after a final show at Mississippi Studios on Saturday, May 31. This is sad news for fans of the Portland band, who have mined a vein of folk, rock, and country that has been consistently genuine and heartfelt over five albums and 12 years.


Independent Weekly

Hopscotch Music Festival announces partial 2014 lineup

Entering its fifth year, Raleigh's Hopscotch Music Festival had some changes to face: Grayson Currin, the INDY Week music editor who helped create the festival and served as its co-director, stepped away in January.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, September, The Velvet Underground, Mastodon, Spoon

Wed Apr 16, 2014

WLBT-TV Jackson


A Clinton inventor and his business partner are enjoying a boost in sales after their product got national exposure on a network reality show in January.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions

Hattiesburg American

Cochran tops McDaniel in 2014 campaign fundraising

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi has raised more than three times as much campaign cash this year as Chris McDaniel, his challenger in the June 3 Republican primary.


Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jones County, MS

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Crime briefs for South Mississippi

Investigators are gathering information in the homicide of 21-year-old Britton Owens, shot to death early Monday at William Bell Apartments.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Mississippi

The Pitch

Rev Gusto discovers the delights of vinyl in time for Record Store Day

On a crisp January day, three of the five members of Rev Gusto pore over bins of records at Mills Record Co.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Singles

Mother Jones

GOP Senate Candidate Looks For Help From Radio Host Who Wants to Jail Gays

Mississippi GOP Senate candidate Chris McDaniel appeared on a radio program on Monday hosted by a controversial social conservative activist who has called for gay people to be imprisoned and has said the "the spirit of the Antichrist is at work" in the Obama White House.


Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Antichrist


Warm today, much cooler by Wednesday

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.


Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Framingham State College, Weather

Mon Apr 14, 2014


US retail sales and local sales tax up in March

U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.



Gene J. Puskar/Associated Pressa pedestrian passes a J.Crew store in...

U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.


Business Wire

TransMontaigne Partners L.P. Announces Increase in Quarterly Distribution

This distribution is payable on May 8, 2014 to unitholders of record on April 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Marketing

Chicago Tribune

Gas prices higher than a year ago

A young Chicagoan fills up his Pontiac at the BP station on Congress and Dearborn in Chicago.


Related Topix: Coupe, Pontiac, Pontiac GTO, Hatchback, Pontiac Grand Prix, Sedan, Financial Services, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Energy, Oil & Gas, South Carolina

RGT Online

Regional gaming operators hope end of winter will nurture warmer financial figures

Winter's long grip on the Midwest and other parts of the U.S. is finally subsiding.


Related Topix: Gaming, Penn National Gaming, Transportation, Trucking, Boyd Bros Transportation, Pinnacle Entertainment, Illinois, Ameristar Casinos

Alabama Live

Senior EPA officials heading to Birmingham for briefing, tour of pollution cleanup site

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- The Environmental Protection Agency's regional administrator is coming to Birmingham Tuesday to present an update on cleanup in North Birmingham, tour the area and meet with residents and city officials.


Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Sat Apr 12, 2014


Insurance disputed on burned Webster courthouse

The Webster County Board of Supervisors and Atlantic Specialty Insurance Co. have sued each other, with two separate cases now pending in U.S. District Court in Aberdeen.


Related Topix: Webster County, MS


Largest crowed yet turns out on Wednesday for Hard Rock Rising semi-final round

A large crowed turned out this past Wednesday at the Tampa Hard Rock Cafe for the third and final Semi-final round in the Tampa regional's of the "2014 Hard Rock Rising Global Battle of the Bands " competition.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Undercover

Pensacola News Journal

Business roundup: Style Downtown recognized for growth

Salon Today magazine named Pensacola's Style Downtown, owned by Cortney Campus, to the 17th annual Salon Today 200 list in its January edition.


Related Topix: Pensacola, FL, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance