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  1. MSU officials say no shots were fired; suspect identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... from student newspaper Reflector Online , MSU President Keenum confirmed that the suspect, freshman Bill Nguyen from Madison, Mississippi, threatened suicide and to harm other students on campus. No gun was present.

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  2. Videos show MSU students sprinting in fear across campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    STARKVILLE, MS - The person reported to be an "active shooter" on Mississippi State University's campus is now in custody. MSU identified the "active shooter" as Phu-Qui "Bill" Nguyen from Madison, Mississippi.

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  3. Shooter in custody at MSURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | USA Today

    Phu-Qui Cong "Bill" Cong Nguyen, a freshman at MSU from Madison, MS, was taken into custody by MSU Police after reports of an active shooter on campus. According to Sid Salter, chief communications officer with MSU, a Maroon Alert went out at 10:15 a.m. of a possible shooter on campus.

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  4. Bobby Harrison: Tangled affair seemingly snares some key playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Newms360.com

    People know Irb Benjamin of Madison as the private contractor facing federal charges and up to 20 years in prison for allegedly paying kickbacks to former Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps in order to obtain contracts with the state's prison system. But way back in what now must appear like another lifetime, Benjamin served 12 years representing his home area of Alcorn and Tishomingo counties.

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  5. More than 500 names coastwide, 161 in Jackson County, on hacked Ashley Madison user listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Mississippi Press

    Among the estimated 36 million names hackers have released from the online "cheaters" site Ashley Madison are those of 566 Mississippi coast residents, including 161 from Jackson County. The Mississippi Press/GulfLive.com has obtained a list of the names/email addresses of those from Mississippi on the list.

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  6. Two new West Nile virus cases confirmed in MississippiRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health says Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  7. Officials search for Claiborne County escaped inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... "He loved everything about it. That's what we celebrate right now."Vincent, a 13-year veteran of law ... The Ashley Madison hack is a big reminder to all Web users: If you submit private data online, chances are it will never fully be deleted. The ...

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  8. Elite recruit sets Oregon official days before decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | OregonLive.com

    In recent weeks, however, it had seemed that Knott's interest level had cooled, as the 5-foot-11, 175-pound cornerback, out of Madison, Mississippi, expressed his excitement over Alabama, Florida State and others. But on Monday, it became clear the Ducks still have a chance to close on the elite cornerback, as Knott announced an official visit to Oregon during the weekend of the Georgia State game - just days before his planned commitment: I will be making my commitment September, 23rd @ Germantown High School following the reveal of my Under Armour All-American game jersey.

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  9. 2 new West Nile cases confirmed in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Mississippi Press

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health says Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  10. New West Nile Virus Cases Confirmed in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Mississippi has two new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the total of laboratory-confirmed cases this year to 13. The state Department of Health said Monday that both of the new cases of the mosquito-borne virus are in Madison County. So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties.

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  11. New cases of West Nile discovered in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    So far this year, cases have been reported in Adams, Covington, Forrest , Hinds , Madison , Rankin and Simpson counties. Symptoms of WNV infection are often mild and may include fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, a rash, muscle weakness or swollen lymph nodes.

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  12. Andrade wins Boeing Classic for 2nd Champions Tour titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | HeraldNet

    ... commentator. But in the summer of 2013 Andrade had a chance to play in the PGA Tour's Sanderson Farms Classic in Madison, Miss. He finished tied for fifth, 18 strokes under par, "and that told me that I can still play," he said. "If you can do that ...

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  13. Contractor: Former Miss. prison leader sought bribesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... the former commissioner, Christopher Epps, or risk Epps ruining his business. Former state Sen. Irb Benjamin, 68, of Madison, pleaded not guilty to three counts of conspiracy and bribery after his indictment was unsealed Friday. He was released on ...

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  14. Judge makes no ruling in suit over political mailersRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A federal judge is examining a request to keep hidden the origin of a political mailer that depicted the Madison mayor manipulating Madison County supervisor candidates with puppet strings. The Clarion-Ledger reports that on Friday U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves did not rule and said he would take the matter under advisement after a 90-minute hearing The hearing arose out of a lawsuit, filed Thursday, that claims the state law that requires senders' identifying information be included on such political correspondence violates their right to free speech.

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  15. Contractor: Former Mississippi prison leader sought bribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Mississippi Press

    Former state Sen. Irb Benjamin, 68, of Madison, right, walks to the federal courthouse in downtown Jackson, Miss., Friday, Aug. 21, 2015 with attorney Joe Hollomon for a hearing on federal charges that he paid bribes and kickbacks to a former Mississippi corrections commissioner in exchange for contracts. Benjamin pleaded not guilty to three counts of conspiracy and bribery.

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  16. Former area legislator indicted in prison bribery investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Newms360.com

    Irb Benjamin, who served 16 years in the Mississippi Legislature representing Alcorn and Tishomingo counties, has been indicted in connection with the sweeping investigation of bribes and kickbacks being paid to former state Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps in return for the awarding of state contracts. The charges against Benjamin, 68, now a Madison resident, were announced Friday by federal authorities and state Auditor Stacey Pickering.

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  17. State, Federal Government Employees In Colorado On Ashley MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | CBS Local

    Both state and federal government employees in Colorado were using a popular website designed to help people cheat on their spouses. Hackers released the names and other information of clients who used the Ashley Madison website.

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  18. 1 pleading guilty in Mississippi prison bribery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Newms360.com

    ... to one count of bribery after waiving indictment before a federal judge. Former state Sen. Irb Benjamin, 68, of Madison, pleaded not guilty to three counts of conspiracy and bribery. He was released on $10,000 bond. The two men are the latest people ...

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  19. C Spire says Clinton and Madison, Miss. qualify for 1 Gbps FTTH serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | America's Network

    C Spire said that the towns of Clinton and Madison, Miss., have met the subscriber threshold to get the company's 1 Gbps FTTH service. During a meeting at Clinton's Countrywood-Olde Vineyard on Tuesday, C Spire announced that the "fiberhood" reached its pre-registration target on Tuesday, the first city in which eight neighborhoods have qualified.

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  20. Two MS businessmen charged with bribing former MDOC commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, 69-year-old Irb Benjamin of Madison and 61-year-old Sam Waggoner of Carthage, were charged on Friday with paying bribes and kickbacks to Epps in exchange for receiving contracts involving the MDOC and its operations. Benjamin was charged in a 3 count indictment returned by a federal grand jury with conspiracy to commit honest services wire fraud and with two counts of bribery.

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