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  1. Retired Lt. Gen Michael Flynn gives the thumbs-up as he arrives at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | SFGate

    Retired Lt. Gen Michael Flynn gives the thumbs-up as he arrives at Trump Tower, Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in New York.

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  2. The Latest: Trump said to want only the 'best and brightest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | SFGate

    Retired Lt. Gen Michael Flynn gives the thumbs-up as he arrives at Trump Tower, Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in New York.

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  3. At Mississippi school funding hearing, many say spend moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | SFGate

    Julia Weaver of Ocean Springs, Miss., speaks at a public hearing on possible changes to Mississippi's education funding formula at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, after reading a letter signed by over 80 sets of parents. House and Senate Republicans are considering a rewrite of the Mississippi Adequate Education Program, which has been fully funded only twice since it was created in 1997.

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  4. Marker notes site Meredith was shot in 'March Against Fear'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | SFGate

    In this Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 photo, James Meredith speaks during an unveiling ceremony for a marker for the spot where he was shot in Hernando, Miss., during the March Against Fear from Memphis, Tenn., to Jackson, Miss., in 1966. The pioneer who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962 said, "Mississippi is the center of the black-white, rich-poor universe.

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  5. The Latest: Republican Kelly re-elected to US HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | SFGate

    Poll worker Odell Carter checks a voter's photo identification at a Ridgeland, Miss., precinct, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. The is the first presidential election where voter photo ID was required.

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  6. Infamous Spokane ex-NAACP leader writes memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | SFGate

    Rachel Dolezal, the former Spokane NAACP leader who was outed by her estranged parents as a white woman, wrote a memoir that will drop in March. The description for the memoir, In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World , reads, in part: With In Full Color, Rachael DoleA3 4al describes the path that led her from being a child of white evangelical parents to an NAACP chapter president and respected educator and activist who identified as black.

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  7. He's No. 1: Engineer is first Mississippi plant employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | SFGate

    Civil engineer Zach Morrow surveys the construction site of a Continental Tire plant near Clinton, Miss., Friday, Oct. 14, 2016. Morrow is Continental AG's first employee at the site of a $1.45 billion tire plant that's supposed to eventually employ 2,500 people.

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  8. Nigel Farage says he won't return as UKIP leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | SFGate

    This is a Sept. 17, 2016 file photo of leader of the UK Independence Party Diane James.

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  9. 15 emerge from house, but police unsure anyone held hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | SFGate

    A resident gestures to a policeman as a police presence remains in a south Jackson, Miss., neighborhood, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, while lawmen continue to negotiate with a man suspected of holding about a dozen people against their will.

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  10. Hearing set for Mississippi man charged with killing 2 nunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | SFGate

    In this Aug. 29, 2016 file photo, Rodney Earl Sanders leaves the Durant Municipal Building after an initial appearance in court in Durant, Miss. Sanders was charged with two counts of capital murder in the slayings of Sisters Margaret Held and Paula Merrill, both 68. Sanders is scheduled for a court hearing, Friday, Sept.

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  11. Memorial Mass held for 2 slain nuns in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | SFGate

    Family members of Sister Paula Merrill embrace during the service for Merrill and Sister Margaret Held at the Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle in Jackson, Miss. Family members of Sister Paula Merrill embrace during the service for Merrill and Sister Margaret Held at the Cathedral of St. Peter the Apostle in Jackson, Miss.

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  12. Leader of British movement to leave EU joins Trump at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | SFGate

    Republican nominee Donald Trump is linking his "movement to take back the country" to Britain's surprising vote to leave the European Union . The architect of the withdrawal campaign, known as Brexit, joined the GOP presidential nominee on stage during a rally late Wednesday in Jackson, Miss.

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  13. Donald Trump shouts: 'Hillary Clinton is a bigot!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | SFGate

    GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump has taken name calling to a new level. During a surreal rally in Mississippi, Trump called rival Hillary Clinton a bigot and accused the Democratic Party of using minority communities to garner votes.

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  14. Leader of British movement to leave EU joins Trump at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | SFGate

    Nigel Farage, ex-leader of the British UKIP party, speaks as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, listens, at Trump's campaign rally in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Nigel Farage, ex-leader of the British UKIP party, speaks as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, listens, at Trump's campaign rally in Jackson, Miss., Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016.

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  15. The man who led the Brexit movement suggests a Trump election...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | SFGate

    Nigel Farage, the British politician who led the Brexit movement - which culminated in a vote to remove the UK from the European Union - joined Donald Trump at a rally in Jackson, Mississippi on Wednesday. The appearance, an apparent effort to draw connections between Brexit and Trump's candidacy in the US, was an extension of the GOP presidential candidate's so-called "America first" platform.

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  16. Budget talks focus on services vs. administrative expensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | SFGate

    Mississippi Department of Health officials, foreground, answer questions from a bipartisan working group of select legislators, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss. The lawmakers sought to gain additional information regarding expenditures in programs and projects, budget requests, matching funds as well as review their program results.

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  17. Board seeks middle ground on A-to-F school grading scaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | SFGate

    A Mississippi Board of Education member reviews a chart from the state Department of Education a chart from the Accreditations Commission/Task Force as the members discuss the assigning grades to schools and districts under Mississippi's A-to-F school grading system, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 during a meeting in Jackson, Miss. A task force and the lower-ranking Commission on School Accreditation voted for more As and fewer Fs than officials with the state Department of Education.

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  18. Texas lawyer acquitted of BP oil spill fraudRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | SFGate

    Mikal Watts was accused of padding a list of claimants seeking relief from BP for the 2010 oil spill. Mikal Watts was accused of padding a list of claimants seeking relief from BP for the 2010 oil spill.

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  19. Jackson Public Schools Superintendent Cedrick Gray, left, introduces...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | SFGate

    Jackson Public Schools Superintendent Cedrick Gray, left, introduces board members at the meeting of Mississippi's Commission on School Accreditation in Jackson, Miss., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. The commission voted to put Mississippi's second largest school district on probation and seek a review of conditions in all of the district's 58 schools.

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  20. Civil-rights marchers: US still needs to address inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | SFGate

    In this June 25, 2016 photo, civil rights pioneer James Meredith, center, and others walk through downtown Jackson, Miss., to the state Capitol, as part of a 50th commemoration of his march from Memphis to Jackson to encourage black people to overcome a fear of violence and to encourage them to register to vote. Along the way, he was shot and wounded, causing several groups and hundreds of marchers, including the Rev.

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