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  1. Expanded Medicaid may translate into fewer unpaid hospital billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    U.S. hospitals may be getting paid for more of the care they actually provide thanks to the Affordable Care Act, if research from Michigan reflects the situation around the country. The federal government forms for applying for health coverage are seen at a rally held by supporters of the Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as "Obamacare", outside the Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center in Jackson, Mississippi October 4, 2013.

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  2. Microsoft testing new mosquito trap to fight ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... could reduce the likelihood of an emerging infectious disease arriving by surprise, according to Microsoft's Ethan Jackson, who leads the project. The trap itself is a foot-tall canister that sits on a tripod and includes 64 compartments to capture ...

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  3. Today in History: June 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    Neshoba County, Miss., deputy sheriff Cecil Prince, right, helped unload the body of one the three civil rights workers at Jackson, Miss. Bodies were found on Dec. 4, 1964, in shallow graves near a dam site near Philadelphia, Miss.

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  4. Prosecutor: 'Mississippi Burning' civil rights case closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to the day after the young men disappeared during "Freedom Summer," at a news conference Monday, June 20, 2016 in Jackson, Miss. The 1964 killings in Neshoba County sparked national outrage and helped spur passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. They ...

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  5. Mississippi 9/12 Project Rallies for Conservative Victories at State Capitol on Apr. 15Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The Mississippi 9/12 Project , a grassroots political group similar in nature to the T.E.A. Party movement, will host a rally at the Mississippi State Capitol Building in Jackson tomorrow, Thursday, April 15, 2010 - Tax Day. The purpose of the rally will be to build momentum to elect conservatives to office at every level: federal, state, and local.

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  6. Terrifying photos of sinister figures sweep FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... moment: VP plans to hit Donald Trump from Ireland just as GOP candidate visits his Scottish golf course Michael Jackson's underage sex collection: Photos of naked teenage boys and 'all-male erotica depicting men and children' are detailed in newly ...

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  7. A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this Friday, June 26, 2015 file photo, Hinds County Circuit Clerk Barbara Dunn, right, reads an order by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood that puts a hold on circuit clerks from issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples, including, from left, Duane Smith and Knol Aust, both of Jackson, Miss., and Laurin Locke and Tiffany Brosh, at the Hinds County Court House in Jackson, Miss. They were able to get married three days later.

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  8. Court demands new look at race of jurors in 3 convictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | WSB-TV

    ... so that we may deliver news, weather, special offers and other content related to your specific geographic area. JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court says lower courts in Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi must re-examine three death penalty ...

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  9. Health Officials Confirm Two New West Nile Virus CasesRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Jackson, Miss. The Mississippi State Department of Health reports two new human cases of West Nile virus , bringing the total to three for 2016.

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  10. 'Mississippi Burning' civil rights case closed - Mon, 20 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    JACKSON, Miss. - The investigation into the infamous slayings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi is finally closed, the state's attorney general said Monday, 53 years almost to the day after the young men disappeared during "Freedom Summer."

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  11. Pro-Shot Video: Widespread Panic Links 'The Take Out' & 'Porch Song' In MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | JamBase

    ... are usually linked together which were performed back in April. In the video below, which was filmed on April 12 in Jackson, Mississippi we see Widespread Panic work through the instrumental "The Take Out" before lighting into "Porch Song." Both ...

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  12. A Cup of Soup: True love has no boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | SooToday

    ... I'm Richard." To borrow a line from the film "Jerry Maguire" ... he had me at hello. He was a black man raised in Jackson, Mississippi, and I was a white woman raised in Orange County. What could we possibly have in common? The card he sent me a few ...

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  13. Donald Trump, Andrew Jackson, and Tom CottonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Power Line

    ... nationalism. He's a Reaganite and an intellectual, but also a fighting man - to some degree in the same sense as Jackson was (no duels, though). Read Tom's angry 2006 letter to the New York Times , written while he was serving in Iraq (the one the ...

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  14. How has the Confederate flag lasted so long in Mississippi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    One year after the mass shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Mississippi remains the only state to keep the Confederate symbol on its flag. In this Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, a couple leaves the grounds of the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss., after participating in a rally in support of keeping the Confederate battle emblem on the state flag.

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  15. Black Power, Black Lives and Pan-Africanism Conference underway now in Jackson, MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | San Francisco Bay View

    Fifty years ago, a slogan, idea and movement was resurrected and reincarnated in Mississippi that would forever change the political landscape in the United States and the African World. On June 16, 1966, in Greenwood, Mississippi, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee Chair Kwame Ture, then known as Stokely Carmichael, addressed a crowd of youthful demonstrators and the media covering the militant "March Against Fear" and forcefully re-echoed our millennial and generational demand for "Black Power."

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  16. A year after same-sex marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    In this Friday, June 26, 2015 photo, Hinds County Circuit Clerk Barbara Dunn, right, reads an order by Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood that puts a hold on circuit clerks from issuing marriage licenses to same sex couples, including, from left, Duane Smith and Knol Aust, both of Jackson, Miss., and Laurin Locke and Tiffany Brosh, at the Hinds County Court House in Jackson, Miss. They were able to get married three days later.

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  17. MCI WorldCom, Hitachi Advance Optical Cross-Connect TrialRead the original story

    Dec 31, 1995 | Fiber Optics Online

    ... platform with ring or mesh protection, Hitachi Telecom (USA) Inc. (Norcross, GA) reports that MCI WorldCom (Jackson, MS) has successfully trialed its optical cross-connect (OXC) systems. In the trial, optical rings transported various types of ...

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  18. JFD looking for man wanted for arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    They arrived on the scene, extinguished the fire and called an arson investigator to determine the cause of the fire. After the investigation was over, Arson Investigators of the Jackson Fire Department developed a suspect and have identified him as Dominique Griffin of Jackson, MS.

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  19. in Their Words: Reflections as Muhammad Ali laid to restRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... a living legend. ... He never stopped winning battles whether it was in the ring or outside the ring." - Rev. Jesse Jackson "It's the end of an era and a sad day for the world. Muhammad Ali once asked me to sing 'I am, I said' for him at my office. ...

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  20. Salvation Army's new facility openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Daily Commercial

    ... overseen every step of the new facility. The ceremony will be their last official event before being transferred to Jackson, Mississippi. "It's been incredible to see this building go up brick by brick," Jessica said. "It's been a blessing." The ...

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