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  1. NAACP names new leader for more active futureRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 21 | Boston Herald

    The NAACP turned to an insider Saturday to help bring the nation's oldest civil rights organization back to prominence. Derrick Johnson, 49, of Jackson, Mississippi, was hired as the NAACP's 19th president and CEO after having served as interim leader since July and previously as vice chairman of the NAACP board of directors.

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  2. GOP Sen. Thad Cochran grappling with illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, file photo, Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., speaks to supporters following his victory over Democrat Travis Childers and Reform Party candidate Shawn O'Hara, at his victory party in Jackson, Miss. Cochran is continuing to grapple with a urinary tract infection that has delayed a planned return to Washington.

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  3. In war on GOP establishment, Bannon enlists his troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this Aug. 30, 2016, file photo, former state Sen. Kelli Ward concedes to Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., during her primary election night party in Scottsdale, Ariz. President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon is boosting multiple challengers to GOP incumbents and the party's preferred candidates in next year's midterm elections /The Arizona Republic via AP) FILE - In this March 7, 2017, file photo, Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville, speaks about one of his amendments during floor debate to the creation of the Asbestos Transparency Trust Act in Senate chambers at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss.

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  4. Man accused of killing deputy, 7 others due in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This May 28, 2017 file photo provided by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation shows suspect Willie Cory Godbolt, in Lincoln County, Miss. Godbolt, charged with killing eight people, is set to make a court appearance on Wednesday, July 26. Godbolt has been jailed without bond since his arrest May 28, shortly after the fatal shootings of a sheriff's deputy and seven others who were Godbolt's relatives or acquaintances.

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  5. Average US gas prices rise a penny, reversing 11-week trendRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose about a penny nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the slight increase comes after 11 weeks of decline.

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  6. Hugh Freeze's fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Nutt's suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this Tuesday, July 18, 2017 photo, Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze considers a response to a question as he speaks to reporters during a Rebel Road Trip to visit with alumni and athletic supporters in Jackson, Miss. Mississippi announced Thursday, July 20, that Freeze resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure.

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  7. Correction: Congress-Health Overhaul-The Latest storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Amelie Hahn of Jackson, waves a message sign on behalf of her daughter. noting the importance of Medicaid for her continued health care, as she and other social service activists, Medicaid recipients and their supporters stage a protest outside the building that houses the offices of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Jackson, Miss.

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  8. The Latest: McConnell says he'll stick with his health billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Amelie Hahn of Jackson, waves a message sign on behalf of her daughter. noting the importance of Medicaid for her continued health care, as she and other social service activists, Medicaid recipients and their supporters stage a protest outside the building that houses the offices of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Jackson, Miss.

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  9. Trump urges GOP to repeal Obama law now, replace laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Amelie Hahn of Jackson, waves a message sign on behalf of her daughter. noting the importance of Medicaid for her continued health care, as she and other social service activists, Medicaid recipients and their supporters stage a protest outside the building that houses the offices of U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Jackson, Miss.

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  10. Police: 3 men stole car, killed 6-year-old in back seatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Family members carry a grief stricken Ebony Archie, mother of Kingston Frazier, after learning the young boy was found dead after being kidnapped during the theft of his mother's vehicle from a Kroger parking lot, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Jackson, Miss. This Madison County Detention Center booking photograph taken Thursday, May 18, 2017 shows Tyreek Washington.

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  11. Official: Boy found dead in car that was stolen, 3 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Family members carry a grief stricken Ebony Archie, mother of Kingston Frazier, after learning the young boy was found dead after being kidnapped during the theft of his mother's vehicle from a Kroger parking lot, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Jackson, Miss. Family member Martin Archie, left, comforts Ruby Archie, after learning that Kingston Frazier, 6, was found dead after being kidnapped during the theft of his mother's vehicle from a Kroger parking lot, Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Jackson, Miss.

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  12. USF football player charged with sexual batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Police have arrested a 22-year-old University of South Florida football player on charges of sexual battery and false imprisonment hours after he allegedly assaulted a female student in her dorm room. USF police announced Tuesday that they arrested LaDarrius Divonta Jackson at 10:30 p.m. Monday night.

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  13. Mississippi man sues R. Kelly, says singer ruined marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this Nov. 6, 2015, file photo, R. Kelly performs during the 2015 Soul Train Awards at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. A Mississippi sheriff's deputy is suing singer R. Kelly, alleging that Kelly had a yearslong affair with his wife that broke up his marriage.

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  14. US gas prices rise 3 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.46 a gallonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline jumped 3 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.46. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that consumers could see price increases slow as crude oil costs drop.

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  15. King of shock Alice Cooper held gun on king of rock ElvisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    JACKSON, Miss. - As he held a loaded .38 revolver on Elvis Presley, Alice Cooper recalls, "The little devil on my shoulder said, 'Shoot him.

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  16. Goodbye, Gestalt Gardener? Cuts threaten more than NPRRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | Boston Herald

    In this March 22, 2017 photograph,"Gestalt Gardener," horticulturalist Felder Rushing stands in the midst of his wildflower and herb garden at his Jackson, Miss., home. The "Gestalt Gardner" program is one of Mississippi Public President Donald Trump's proposal to erase federal support for public broadcasting would reach far into rural America.

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  17. New book spurs call for fresh probe of Emmett Till lynchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Boston Herald

    This undated file photo shows Emmett Louis Till from Chicago. Roy Bryant and J.W. Milam were accused of kidnapping, torturing and murdering Till for allegedly whistling at Bryant's wife.

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