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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    We will rebound. That's Singing River Health System CEO Kevin Holland's response to the announcement that two clinics are closing in South Mississippi.


  2. Expect delays between Cleveland, RulevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Bolivar Commercial

    Motorists traveling on Miss. Highway 8 between Cleveland and Ruleville should be aware the Mississippi Department of Transportation will be transitioning traffic to accommodate on-going construction work beginning at 2 p.m. Wednesday.


  3. Louisiana-like abortion measure struck downRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Though a federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional, a very similar Louisiana statute likely won't be affected.


  4. US appeals panel strikes down Miss. abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    The three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued its 2-1 ruling in a case involving the state's 2012 law, which required physicians at the clinic, Jackson Women's Health Organization, to obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital.


  5. LGBT rights group hires ex-pastor in MississippiRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The fight over Common Core got hotter with dueling lawsuits. On Tuesday afternoon, The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education voted 6- 4 to join a lawsuit filed by parents and teachers against Governor Bobby Jindal.


  6. Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Nov. 21, 2013 file photo shows abortion support signs outside of the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss.


  7. US appeals court blocks Mississippi abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    You now have an easier online way to manage your Home Delivery subscription for The Oklahoman .


  8. Bellagio robbery suspect is convict from KansasRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A federal appeals court panel has ruled that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional.


  9. Court rules in favor of Miss. abortion clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHAS11

    Mississippi's lone abortion clinic can stay open after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit on Tuesday upheld a preliminary injunction against a state law that threatened to close the clinic and force women to go out of state to receive the procedure.


  10. MSNBC's Resident Abortion Champion Irin Carmon Hails Blow to Miss. Clinic RegsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    MSNBC's chief abortion rights absolutist Irin Carmon is giddy over a move today by a "conservative" federal circuit court panel to scotch an abortion-clinic regulation in Mississippi which requires abortionists to have admitting privileges at a local hospital.


  11. More Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | WBTV

    Sen. Patrick Leahy on Tuesday introduced a bill to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records, a proposal that goes further than a similar House measure and has drawn support from civil... A jury awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million on Tuesday in his lawsuit against the estate of "American Sniper" author ... (more)


  12. 5th Circuit Mississippi abortion ruling probably no harbinger for Louisiana case: James VarneyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | NOLA.com

    In this Aug. 15, 2013 file photograph, abortion rights supporter and clinic escort Michelle Colon, left, argues with abortion opponent Mary McLaurin, right, outside the Jackson Women's Health Organization clinic in Jackson, Miss.


  13. Miss. fines Severstal $135K on emission sensorsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

    Chris Wells, a lawyer for the state Department of Environmental Quality, says Severstal agreed to install a continuous emissions monitoring system when it made a $550 million plant expansion, adding a second steel-melting furnace.


  14. Pro-Choice Battleground Shifts from New Orleans to JacksonRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Ms. Magazine

    Activists who spent the last week defending abortion clinics, doctors and patients against anti-choice extremists in New Orleans have moved onto the next reproductive rights battleground: Jackson, Miss.


  15. HRC Announces Mississippi State DirectorRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Today, the Human Rights Campaign announced Rob Hill as state director of HRC Mississippi.


  16. HRC Mississippi Unveils Results of Largest LGBT Survey in State's HistoryRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Today, the Human Rights Campaign's Project One America released key findings from a recent survey chronicling the daunting challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Mississippians.


  17. SFA's John T. Edge will sign book, cook gumbo at Birmingham's Pepper Place Saturday MarketRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    John T. Edge is the director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, which documents, studies and celebrates the diverse food cultures of the American South.


  18. Musgrove seeks support for school funding lawsuitRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    A group of lawyers including former Gov. Ronnie Musgrove is traveling around Mississippi trying to get school districts to sign up for lawsuits against the state seeking payment of the $1.5 billion that the state had underfunded its K-12 school formula since fiscal 2010.


  19. Miss. photo conspiracy case not yet to grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    An attorney said Monday that it could be weeks before a Mississippi grand jury considers a case against his client and others charged with conspiring to photograph Sen. Thad Cochran's ailing wife in a nursing home and then using those images in an anti-Cochran video before Mississippi's Republican primary.


  20. B&K deal helps Home Bancorp profit soarRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    The acquisition of Britton & Koontz helped push Lafayette-based Home Bancorp Inc.'s second-quarter earnings to $2.8 million, or 40 cents per share, compared to $1.5 million, or 18 cents peer share, a year ago.