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  1. USC holds off Nebraska in Holiday BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Southern California had an 18-point lead in the third quarter over Nebraska and was cruising toward a win in Saturday night's Holiday Bowl. But this bowl is known for points and dramatic finishes.

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  2. Woman accused of shooting husband in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    LOOK FOR MORE UPDATES AS WE GET THEM. HAPPENING RIGHT NOW... AN ISIS THREAT TO BLOW UP A BRIDGE IN

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  3. Delta bag handler accused of smuggling gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    A baggage handler for Delta Air Lines moved a lot more than just luggage, authorities say -- he also helped smuggle firearms. And his accomplice managed to board a flight with 18 guns and ammunition in his carry-on bag, an affidavit states.

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  4. City to unveil water master planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    JACKSON SAYS IT'S TAKEN A BIG-STEP IN FIXING ITS WATER- PROBLEMS ---WITH A NEW-WATER- TREATMENT- PLANT. 16 WAPT'S SCOTT SIMMONS EXPLAINS HOW THE CITY PAID FOR THE NEW-PLANT, AND WHY IT SAYS IT WON'T SPEND THAT MONEY OUTSIDE JACKSON- CITY-LIMITS.

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  5. Police chase caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    SUSPECT. 16 WAPT'S SCOTT SIMMONS TALKED TO WITNESSES AND POLICE ABOUT THE HIGH- SPEED- CHASE THAT ENDED IN A HAIL-OF- BULLETS 4PM SUNDAY AND A BLUR OF POLICE CARS CONVERGED ON A STRIP MALL ON HIGHWAY 51 IN RIDGELAND.

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  6. Pet of the Week: JermaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Elizabeth Jackson with the Animal Rescue Fund Joins us with the Pet of the Week.

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  7. Ineva Pittman honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    DEPUTY. CONGRADULATIONS THE 80-YEAR-OLD CIVIL-RIGHTS-ACTIVIST HELPED SAVE THE SMITH-ROBERTSON SCHOOL FROM DEMOLITION, AND WAS PART OF THE EFFORT TO ADD MEDGAR WILEY-EVERS' NAME TO JACKSON'S AIRPORT.

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  8. Caught on camera: Jolie bumps into Amy PascalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    On Wednesday at the Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment breakfast, Jolie was photographed running into Amy Pascal, the Sony Pictures co-chairwoman whose emails were published by Gawker this week after a massive hack of Sony's private data. Those emails have gone viral thanks to their insider information and very blunt chatter about actors like Jolie, who was called "minimally talented" and a "spoiled brat" with a "rampaging ... ego" by producer Scott Rudin.

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  9. Sen. Cochran's wife Rose diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    The senator's spokesman Chris Gallegos said she "passed away peacefully" Friday morning at a hospice facility in Ridgeland. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Parkway Funeral Home in Ridgeland.

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  10. Edwards mayoral fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    MEETING IN EDWARDS. 16 WAPT'S JENNIFER ORTEGA REPORTS----SOME- NEIGHBORS SAY THEY WANT THE MAYORAL- CHALLENGER THROWN-OUT OF THE ELECTION.

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  11. Drago's opening in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    The Clarion-Ledger reported that the 400-seat restaurant settles into the building that most recently housed Huntington's Grille, made over in a $2.5 million, four-month renovation of the 9,700-square-foot space. "I am hoping that it is going to generate a rejuvenation in food interest in the County Line Road area," said Hilton general manager Skipper Westbrook.

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  12. Rand Paul in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    RUN FOR PRESIDENT 20-16 IS IN THE CAPITOL CITY. AS 16 WAPT'S SCOTT SIMMONS REPORTS -- RAND PAUL IS PULLING ANY PUNCHES ABOUT NEW YORK'S CHOKEHOLD DEATH.

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  13. Man stabbed to death in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    STABBING. 16 WAPT'S JENNIFER ORTEGA TALKED TO OFFICERS ABOUT THE INVESTIGATION. POLICE SAY SOMEONE KILLED JAMES MCFIELD IN HIS SECOND FLOOR APARTMENT ON MILSAPS AVE.

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  14. Jackson chef on The TasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    REALITY SHOW. 16 WAPT'S JENNIFER ORTEGA IS LIVE FROM HIS RESTAURANT IN DOWNTOWN JACKSON.

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  15. Jackson chef featured on ABC's 'The Taste'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Tom Ramsey made his debut on "The Taste." Friends and family came out to support him during the season premiere.

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  16. Fast food employees protest to get wage increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    METRO ARE JOINING A NATIONWIDE STRIKE. 16 WAPT'S ALLIE WARE JOINS US LIVE FROM NORTHBROOK DRIVE IN JACKSON.

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  17. Cosby challenged to meet accusers in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Attorney Gloria Allred challenged comedian Bill Cosby, hounded by allegations of sexual assault, to meet his accusers in court or set aside $100 million to settle their claims. Because many of the claims of sexual assault are decades old, Cosby would have to agree to waive the statute of limitations, allowing his accusers to sue him.

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  18. Famous faces in town for brain injury conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    NFL HALL OF FAMER EARL CAMPBELL VISITING THE METRO TODAY. AS 16 WAPT'S MIKE PERCHICK REPORTS THE FORMER HOUSTON OILER IS HERE TO HELP SOME OF OUR LOCAL HEROES.

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  19. NFL Hall of Famer Earl Campbell to speak in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    "I was invited by a young lady to come to this part of Jackson, Mississippi, to talk to the Wounded Warriors, which I think is a great organization," Campbell said. Campbell is this year's keynote speaker at the Brain Injury Association of Mississippi's "Salute to our Heroes" gala on Thursday.

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  20. Jackson considers building baseball stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Could America's past time be coming to the Capitol City? Leaders are willing to spend up to one hundred grand to find out COULD AMERICA'S FAVORITE PAST- TIME BE COMING TO THE CAPITOL-CITY? LEADERS ARE WILLING TO SPEND UP-TO 100- GRAND TO FIND-OUT. AS 16 WAPT'S TAMMY ESTWICK FOUND- OUT----SOME FOLKS ARE NOT FANS OF THE PROPOSAL.

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