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  1. Ole Miss Recruiting: Top Prospect Targets 12/14/14 UpdateRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Red Cup Rebellion

    Now that the 2014 football season is wrapping up, and Ole Miss Basketball is like watching paint dry, that leaves us with recruiting to entertain us. Where will these talented new prospects go? This past week, Ole Miss received some headlines in the recruiting department.

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  2. Mary Ann Mobley: Beauty queen who was crowned Miss America in 1958...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Independent

    Once, she came under hostile fire in Mozambique: 'I just pretended it was a movie set and waited for the director to yell cut' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Mary Ann Mobley was a raven-haired Mississippian who was crowned Miss America in 1958 and parlayed her victory into an acting career.

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  3. Hundreds at funeral for woman burned aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | TheCourier.com

    This undated photograph released by the families of Jessica Chambers and her sister Amanda Prince shows Jessica Chambers taken in Courtland, Miss.

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  4. Meet the new Mrs Charles Manson: Serial killer's new 'wife'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    He's more Gorgeous than ever! Prince George proudly poses in his palace guard soldier jumper for adorable Christmas portrait WORLD EXCLUSIVE - My life married to John Lennon's killer: Disturbing first interview with the wife who has stood by Mark Chapman for 34 years as she reveals their sex behind bars.... and why she wants Yoko to forgive Congress passes $1.1trillion spending bill needed to put off a government shutdown until September - but puts pressure on new immigration plans Bill Cosby praises his wife's 'love and strength' as she sticks with him despite dozens of women accusing him of rape What IS the best breakfast to banish that festive hangover? Our Girl About Town has one glass too many Auburn football player shot and killed - at the same apartment complex where three died in shooting at team party two years ago Police admit they have NO idea who burned Mississippi teen ... (more)

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  5. Imogen Thomas take daughter Ariana to Annie premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    He's more Gorgeous than ever! Prince George proudly poses in his palace guard soldier jumper for adorable Christmas portrait WORLD EXCLUSIVE - My life married to John Lennon's killer: Disturbing first interview with the wife who has stood by Mark Chapman for 34 years as she reveals their sex behind bars.... and why she wants Yoko to forgive Congress passes $1.1trillion spending bill needed to put off a government shutdown until September - but puts pressure on new immigration plans Bill Cosby praises his wife's 'love and strength' as she sticks with him despite dozens of women accusing him of rape Auburn football player shot and killed - at the same apartment complex where three died in shooting at team party two years ago What IS the best breakfast to banish that festive hangover? Our Girl About Town has one glass too many Sony chief Amy Pascal calls Leonardo DiCaprio 'despicable' as ... (more)

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  6. Mississippi skimps on education fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Arkansas Online

    DURANT, Miss.-- In a state with a long history of lousy education, nowhere is the problem more profound than in this tiny town in the middle of Mississippi.

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  7. 2 Mississippi women admit hate-crime role in running over, killing black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | BayouBuzz.com

    JACKSON, Miss. -- Two women have pleaded guilty in connection with a series of attacks on African-Americans in Mississippi that included running over and killing a Shelbie Brooke Richards and Sarah Adelia Graves each pleaded guilty to one count of conspiring to violate the federal hate crime law, The Clarion-Ledger reports .

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  8. Woman who said 'f*** the police' as she cycled past officers is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Daily Mail

    He's more Gorgeous than ever! Prince George proudly poses in his palace guard soldier jumper for adorable Christmas portrait WORLD EXCLUSIVE - My life married to John Lennon's killer: Disturbing first interview with the wife who has stood by Mark Chapman for 34 years as she reveals their sex behind bars.... and why she wants Yoko to forgive Congress passes $1.1trillion spending bill needed to put off a government shutdown until September - but puts pressure on new immigration plans Korean flight attendant reveals how he was ordered to kneel and apologize to ranting 'nut-rage' exec as she turned plane around at JFK Woman dubbed the 'Layaway Angel' spends $20,000 paying off ALL the gifts put aside at Toys R' Us store Sony chief Amy Pascal calls Leonardo DiCaprio 'despicable' as fellow Sony exec insults Will Smith's 'home schooled' children in damning new emails Ah, Mr Bond! We've been ... (more)

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    Saturday Dec 13 | The Advocate

    Hancock County, Miss., Coroner Jim Faulk searches through the remnants of a demolished Ford Explorer for documents that could identify the two victims who died in the vehicle after an accident on Interstate 10 in Hancock County, in Kiln, Miss., on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Four people were killed in the 11-vehicle accident.

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  10. Miss. education money gap reaches $1.5BRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    Like most districts, the Lowndes County School District and the Columbus Municipal School District have been underfunded by the state over the past five years. According to an Associated Press study released today, LCSD has been underfunded by $14,243,706 between fiscal years 2009 and 2015.

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  11. Prison review group examining no-bid contractsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    A group reviewing Mississippi prison contracts could recommend changes requiring more accountability in how all state agencies purchase goods or hire people to provide services, members said after their first meeting Friday. Republican Gov. Phil Bryant appointed a bipartisan, five-member task force to examine the Mississippi Department of Corrections' spending practices after former Corrections Commissioner Christopher Epps and businessman Cecil McCrory were indicted last month on federal corruption charges.

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  12. A visit with Dr. Hunt, a champion for 'all God's children'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Commercial Dispatch

    Dr. James W. Hunt is pictured Wednesday at his home in Columbus. The Mississippi University for Women professor emeritus of education has been a pioneer throughout his career in improving resources for special needs children and adults in the Columbus area.

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  13. Jackie O transforms her Sydney backyard into a magical garden...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Daily Mail

    He's more Gorgeous than ever! Prince George proudly poses in his palace guard soldier jumper for adorable Christmas portrait WORLD EXCLUSIVE - My life married to John Lennon's killer: Disturbing first interview with the wife who has stood by Mark Chapman for 34 years as she reveals their sex behind bars.... and why she wants Yoko to forgive Korean flight attendant reveals how he was ordered to kneel and apologize to ranting 'nut-rage' exec as she turned plane around at JFK Former Buffalo Bills cheerleader tells how she was 'treated like a piece of meat', forced to sit on men's laps and paid $420 for 800 hours' work Sony chief Amy Pascal calls Leonardo DiCaprio 'despicable' as fellow Sony exec insults Will Smith's 'home schooled' children in damning new emails Ah, Mr Bond! We've been hacking you... North Korea cyber-attackers leak scathing emails between 007 insiders over 'rough and ... (more)

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  14. Funeral held for Mississippi teen found badly burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Los Angeles Times

    A week after Mississippi teenager Jessica Chambers was found badly burned on a rural road, friends and family struggled for answers at her funeral Saturday as police investigators continued to look for suspects in the homicide case. On Dec. 6, police responding to reports of a car on fire in Courtland, Miss., found the 19-year-old Chambers on fire on a rural road.

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  15. Miss. Pastor Trots Out Horse to Protest Marriage EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Advocate

    While some opponents of marriage equality have long claimed that legal same-sex marriage will inevitably lead to bestiality, one pastor in Jackson, Miss., offered a literal interpretation of the slippery slope argument outside the federal courthouse this week. The Rev.

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  16. Miss. pastor is neigh-sayer on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | New York Daily News

    Pastor Edward James stood outside a federal court Friday with his trusty steed sporting a wedding gown hoping a Mississippi judge would reconsider overturning the state's ban on same-sex marriage. Pastor Edward James poses with his DIY sign outside a federal courthouse hoping to sway a judge's decision to overturn the ban on same-sex marriage in Mississippi.

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  17. 2 Louisiana men die in 11-car pile-up in MississippiRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Advocate

    Hancock County, Miss., Coroner Jim Faulk searches through the remnants of a demolished Ford Explorer for documents that could identify the two victims who died in the vehicle after an accident on Interstate 10 in Hancock County, in Kiln, Miss., on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. Four people were killed in the 11-vehicle accident.

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  18. Southern Miss Researchers Working to Find Cure for Alzheimer's DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    While you are reading this article, two-to three people will develop Alzheimer's disease - a life-threatening illness that killed more than 83,000 people in 2010 alone. However, with the help of Mississippi IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence , Southern Miss Professor Vijay Rangachari is furthering research on the disease to help find better treatments, or a cure, for those affected.

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  19. Funeral for Jessica Chambers, 19, draws hundreds as Mississippi police seek clues in her fiery deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Mississippi Press

    This undated photograph released by the families of Jessica Chambers and her sister Amanda Prince shows Jessica Chambers taken in Courtland, Miss. Mississippi authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the death of the 19-year-old woman who was found badly burned on a road near her car that was on fire in Panola County, Miss.

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  20. Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic: Last-second TD gives Alabama 7th straight win over Miss.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | ABC 33/40

    Justin Johnson hauled in Tyler Cameron's 30-yard pass in the left corner of the end zone as time expired to lift Alabama to a 36-30 win over Mississippi in the 28th Alabama-Mississippi High School All-Star Classic at Cramton Bowl on Saturday. The Mississippi all-stars dominated the first half and led by as many as 18 points before Alabama rallied for its seventh consecutive win and 15th in the last 17 meetings.

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