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  1. Mississippi sex offender got free ride from jail to 'party'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | USA Today

    Mississippi sex offender got free ride from jail to 'party' Corrections Commissioner says sheriffs gave unauthorized passes to state inmates. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1zEO9fX Jason Rush was convicted of one count of fondling a child under age 16 and two counts of aggravated assault. 1 comment

  2. Pete Brown, first black player to win PGA Tour event, diesRead the original story

    Friday | USA Today

    Pete Brown, first black player to win PGA Tour event, dies Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1zBbzD2 AUGUSTA, Ga. - Pete Brown, the first black player to win a PGA Tour event, died Friday.

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  3. Man gets max sentence in Miss. hate crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | USA Today

    A judge in Jackson, Miss., has sentenced a white man to 20 years in prison for repeated assaults on African Americans in Mississippi's capital city, and a second sentencing has been delayed. Man gets max sentence in Miss.

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  4. Senator's aide accused of distributing drugs for sexRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | USA Today

    Senator's aide accused of distributing drugs for sex Fred W. Pagan was charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1z30dr2 Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., responds to a reporter's question at a Cochran for Senate rally at the Mississippi War Memorial in Jackson, Miss., Monday, June 23, 2014.

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  5. Miss. teacher faces license revocation in cheating probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | USA Today

    The state has taken steps to revoke the license of a teacher whom it contends cheated on state tests, the first of what it said will be many charges against educators in the Clarksdale Municipal School District. Miss.

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  6. Mother, 2 children die in wreck; 4 others injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | USA Today

    A one-vehicle accident in Leake County left a mother and her twins dead and four other children injured on Sunday night, officials said. Mother, 2 children die in wreck; 4 others injured JACKSON, Miss.

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  7. 2 women in truck that ran down black man get max termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | USA Today

    JACKSON, Miss. - Two women who were in the truck used by a white teenager to run down a black man in 2011 received the maximum sentences for their charges in federal court on Thursday.

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  8. Family of man found hanging plan own investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | USA Today

    CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Miss. - The family of a man found hanging from a tree in Mississippi in March does not believe he committed suicide, they announced through their legal counsel Wednesday afternoon.

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  9. Investigators: Mississippi spice overdoses linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | USA Today

    Investigators: Mississippi spice overdoses linked More than 30 users of synthetic pot have been treated at hospitals since last week. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ybFG3g JACKSON, Miss.

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  10. Investigators: Mississippi spice overdoses linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | USA Today

    Investigators: Mississippi spice overdoses linked More than 30 users of synthetic pot have been treated at hospitals since last week. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ybFG3g JACKSON, Miss.

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  11. Friday's forecast: Severe storms for mid-SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | USA Today

    Friday's forecast: Severe storms for mid-South Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1IWP0Zo The national weather forecast for Friday, April 3 calls for showers and thunderstorms from the Gulf Coast to the Southeast, showers and thunderstorms from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic, and rain and showers in New England.

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  12. Ole Miss chancellor to step down; search beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | USA Today

    Negotiations between Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones and the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning are over and a search for his replacement will begin, the group said in a statement Thursday afternoon. Ole Miss chancellor to step down; search begins JACKSON, Miss.

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  13. Teen who bit head off hamster withdrawn from Ole MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | USA Today

    The family of a Madison teen who is seen in a spring break video biting the head off a hamster has withdrawn him from enrollment at the University of Mississippi. Teen who bit head off hamster withdrawn from Ole Miss JACKSON, Miss.

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  14. Miss. teaching hospital is key to state's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | USA Today

    Fifty years after opening its doors, the University of Mississippi Medical Center is booming - constructing a new medical school, expanding the Blair E. Batson Children's Hospital and partnering with the Mayo Clinic. Miss.

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  15. Ole Miss student charged for defacing Meredith statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | USA Today

    Ole Miss student charged for defacing Meredith statue Graeme Phillip Harris was indicted for hanging a noose and flag on the statue in 2014. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bD06aX JACKSON, Miss.

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  16. Ole Miss chancellor reportedly rejects 2-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | USA Today

    Ole Miss chancellor reportedly rejects 2-year deal Contracts for university heads usually last for four years. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bAbC79 A month before the state College Board ousted Ole Miss Chancellor Dan Jones, citing UMMC operations, Board VP Alan Perry gushed in his praise about UMMC In this Friday, March 20, 2015 photo, University of Mississippi Chancellor Dan Jones speaks during an interview in his office on the campus in Oxford, Miss.

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  17. Vote to oust Ole Miss chancellor roils communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | USA Today

    JACKSON, Miss. - The campus at the University of Mississippi, which usually looks like a postcard, was alive with voices of protest on Wednesday, as a group reported to be the largest non-sports gathering in Vote to oust Ole Miss chancellor roils community JACKSON, Miss.

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  18. Was Mississippi black man's death suicide or homicide?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | USA Today

    Authorities continued to pound the pavement Friday in a search for answers to questions surrounding the hanging death of a 54-year-old black man in a Mississippi town of about 1,500 people. Was Mississippi black man's death suicide or homicide? JACKSON, Miss.

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  19. Slain U.S. Marshal remembered for strength, courageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | USA Today

    JACKSON, Miss. - A deputy U.S. Marshal who was killed in the line of duty was remembered by everyone at his funeral, including U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, as the definition of a true hero.

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  20. Wednesday's forecast: Soggy SoutheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | USA Today

    The national weather forecast for Wednesday, March 11 calls for rain and thunderstorms from Jackson, MS to Savannah, GA, lingering showers in the Mid-Atlantic and some showers in parts of the western U.S. Wednesday's forecast: Soggy Southeast The national weather forecast for Wednesday, March 11 calls for rain and thunderstorms from Jackson, MS to Savannah, GA, lingering showers in the Mid-Atlantic and some showers in parts of the western U.S. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1C4Euye The national weather forecast for Wednesday, March 11 calls for rain and thunderstorms from Jackson, MS to Savannah, GA, lingering showers in the Mid-Atlantic and some showers in parts of the western U.S.

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