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  1. The Latest: Man charged with killing 8 to face grand juryRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A judge in Mississippi says a grand jury can decide whether to indict a man charged with killing a deputy sheriff and seven other people FILE - 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 sheriffA a a s deputy and seven others who were GodboltA a a s relatives or acquaintances.

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

    Jul 23, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    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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  3. not Real News: a look at what didn't happen this weekRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media.

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  4. Police: Mississippi girl dies after beating over math lessonRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Police say a Mississippi man fatally beat a 3-year-old girl with a bamboo rod and a cellphone cord because she couldn't correctly answer questions about numbers and then soiled her pants Joshua Salovich enters the municipal courtroom for his preliminary hearing in the death of three-year-old Bailey Salovich, Monday, July 17, 2017, in Meridian, Miss. Salovich confessed to police about beating the young girl with a bamboo rod and cell phone cord, causing her death, because she could not correctly answer questions about numbers and then soiled her pants.

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  5. US weekly requests for jobless aid fall to 247,000Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    In this Wednesday, May 17, 2017, file photo, a car leaves the WIN Job Center in north Jackson, Miss. The center and its satellite offices are part of the Mississippi Department of Employment Security and offer employment and unemployment services.

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  6. Mississippi man takes Confederate flag fight to high courtRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the Confederate-themed state flag to the U.S. Supreme Court FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, a Mississippi state flag is unfurled by Sons of Confederate Veterans and other groups on the grounds of the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss., in support of keeping the Confederate battle emblem on the state flag. A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the stateA a a s Confederate-themed flag to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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  7. Correction: KiOR Lawsuits storyRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    In a story June 10 about the settlement of a lawsuit against a failed biofuel company, The Associated Press reported erroneously the defendants responsible for paying for the settlement. Former lead investor Vinod Khosla and former Chief Financial Officer John Karnes had been dismissed from the lawsuit; they were not held liable for any portion of the $4.5 million settlement.

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  8. Analyst: Average gas price falls slightly to $2.40 a gallonRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    An analyst says the average price of regular-grade gasoline fell half a cent nationally over the past two weeks to $2.40 a gallon. However, industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that gas prices actually rose in several Western and Midwestern cities.

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  9. The Latest: Teen tells police that another suspect shot boyRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A sworn statement shows a Mississippi teenager charged with murder in the death of a 6-year-old boy told investigators that the boy was shot by another of the three suspects This Madison County Detention Center booking photograph taken Thursday, May 18, 2017 shows Tyreek Washington. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest announced at a news conference that authorities plan to charge Washington, Dwan Wakefield, and Byron McBride,in the death of 6-year old Kingston Frazier.

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

    May 19, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Authorities in Mississippi say three men young men stole and car and then killed a 6-year-old boy in the back seat. Police say the three arrested Thursday will be charged with capital murder.

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  11. The Latest: 3 arrested in death of boy found in stolen carRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    The Latest on the death of a 6-year-old boy who was in a car that was stolen in Jackson, Mississippi : Three Mississippi men have been arrested in connection with the killing of a 6-year-old boy found shot in his mother's stolen car. Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest said authorities will charge Byron McBride, D'Allen Washington and Dwan Wakefield with capital murder in the death of Kingston Frazier.

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  12. US gas prices rise 9 cents over 2 weeks, to $2.43 a gallonRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline rose 9 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.43. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday that increased oil prices and the U.S. missile strike on a Syrian air base contributed to the rise.

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  13. Congressman seeks to stop deportation of outspoken immigrantRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A Mississippi congressman is trying to prevent deportation of an immigrant who spoke out against President Donald Trump's policies FILE- In this March 13, 2017 photo, Daniela Vargas, speaks during an interview at the Elmore & Peterson Law Firm in Jackson, Miss. A Mississippi congressman is trying to prevent deportation of Vargas, an immigrant who spoke out against President Donald Trump's policies.

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  14. Goodbye, Gestalt Gardener? Cuts threaten more than NPRRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Residents in parts of the rural United States say they are skeptical about President Donald Trump's proposal to cut federal aid to the Corporation for Public Broadcasting 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 TrumpA a a s proposal to erase federal support for public broadcasting would reach far into rural America.

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  15. Mississippi lawmaker discloses dementia diagnosis from floorRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    A colorful Mississippi lawmaker who is an undertaker by trade has gone public with a diagnosis of dementia, saying he will seek to serve out his term and live his days with "the gusto of a hound dog" Rep. Steve Holland, a Plantersville Democrat, stands by his seat and looks around House Chambers at the Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Friday, March 24, 2017. Holland earlier told lawmakers that he has dementia and will retire after this legislative term.

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  16. No flush, no shower: Mississippi capital city in water pinchRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    About 40,000 homes and businesses in Jackson, Mississippi, will be without water or will experience low water pressure this weekend because the city is replacing a major water pipe School children from Oxford, Miss., walk past the bank of portable toilets that are parked outside the Mississippi Capitol in Jackson, Miss., Friday, March 10, 2017. City residents are stocking up on bottled water and restaurants are evaluating whether they can stay open, the three days that a large portion of the city is expected to be without water or will experience low pressure because the city is replacing a major water pipe that's damaged.

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  17. Confederate emblem has staying power on Mississippi flagRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    The Confederate battle emblem still waves on the Mississippi flag and appears in little danger of being erased anytime soon FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 file photo, a state flag of Mississippi is unfurled by Sons of Confederate Veterans and other groups on the grounds of the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss., in support of keeping the Confederate battle emblem on the state flag. The Confederate battle emblem still waves on the Mississippi flag and appears in little danger of being erased anytime soon.

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  18. 2 convicted of $8.9 Medicare scam in 4 Gulf Coast statesRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    Federal prosecutors say two owners of psychological service companies have been convicted in an $8.9 million Medicare fraud scheme that billed Medicare for unnecessary or nonexistent tests on nursing home patients in four Gulf Coast states. Rodney Hesson, 47, and his mother, 63-year-old Gertrude Parker, plan to appeal their conspiracy convictions, attorneys said in emails Wednesday.

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  19. The Latest: Trump changes course after denouncing protestersRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2017 | The Daily Advance

    President Donald Trump is doing a quick about-face about the protests that swept through Washington and around the world on Saturday A large crowd gathers at the Capitol for the Women's March on Jackson, Miss., as people across the nation rally in support of women's rights Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. President Donald Trump is doing a quick about-face about the protests that swept through Washington and around the world on Saturday.

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