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 2021-04-14 13:38 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff has died in a federal prison...

Madoff died at the Federal Medical Center in Butner, North Carolina, apparently from natural causes, the person said....

 2021-04-14 13:38 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Bernie Madoff, financier who orchestrated largest Ponzi scheme in history, has died in federal prison...

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating the largest Ponzi scheme in history, has died in a federal prison, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Madoff died at the Federal ...

 2021-04-14 13:37 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Family of 'young, healthy' South Mississippi man who suffered stroke believe J&J vaccine caused it...

When the news broke about the pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine Tuesday, one Coast family was already living with a tragedy they believe was caused by the vaccine....

 2021-04-14 13:33 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Queen returns to royal duties after death of Prince Philip...

The royal family is observing two weeks of mourning for Philip, who died Friday at the age of 99. The palace has said members of the royal family will "undertake engagements appropriate to the circumstances" during the mourning period....

 2021-04-14 13:32 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Semi rollover, car wreck causing major delays on I-10 in Jackson County near Pascagoula River Bridge...

8:27 A.M. TRAFFIC UPDATE: Two accidents are causing major traffic delays on Interstate 10 in Jackson County near the Pascagoula River Bridge. One wreck is in the eastbound lanes of I-10 just before Moss Point/Pascagoula Exit 68 — just east of the Pa...

 2021-04-14 13:28 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Manhunt underway after inmate escapes from Miss. jail, police say...

Police are searching for an inmate who escaped Amite County Jail on April 14....

 2021-04-14 13:15 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

CDC updates guidance for cleaning and disinfecting surfaces...

The CDC recently changed its guidance for cleaning and disinfecting surfaces to prevent the spread of Covid-19....

 2021-04-14 13:09 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/14 Brantly's "More Showers and T-Storms" Wednesday Forecast...

Expect cloudy through the next day or two with highs today in the lower to mid 70s. High temperatures tomorrow are expected to top out in the 70s once again due to increased cloud coverage and a higher chance of rain. Overnight lows will range from the mi...

 2021-04-14 13:00 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

State, federal agencies now investigating murder of 41-year-old Picayune man...

State and federal agencies are assisting in the investigation of a murder that is believed to be gang-related in Picayune....

 2021-04-14 12:52 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden begins to undo Trump's ban on abortion referrals...

Known as Title X, the federal family planning program has been in place for decades. It makes available about $286 million annually in grants that support clinics serving mainly low-income women....

 2021-04-14 12:35 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Texas police officer shot multiple times during traffic stop...

Authorities say a Texas police officer was shot multiple times during a traffic stop and police are searching for suspects....

 2021-04-14 12:32 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden says pause on Johnson & Johnson shots shows government putting safety first...

Biden declared Tuesday that even with a temporary loss of J&J 's one-shot vaccine, there is a huge supply of Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, enough that "is basically 100% unquestionable, for every single, solitary American."...

 2021-04-14 12:23 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

White House: Jill Biden arrives for medical 'procedure'...

The White House announced late Tuesday that the president would accompany his wife, 69. No further details were released about her condition or the procedure....

 2021-04-14 12:14 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

US coordinates Afghanistan pullout with NATO withdrawal...

Blinken said that he expected the allies to withdraw together but maintained that neither the U.S. nor NATO would abandon the country despite the impending pullout....

 2021-04-14 12:02 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Senate poised to start debate on Asian-American hate crime bill...

The Senate is poised to start debate on legislation confronting the rise of potential hate crimes against Asian Americans, a growing problem during the coronavirus crisis that will also test whether the chamber can push past partisanship on an issue impor...

 2021-04-14 11:11 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Iranian president calls 60% enrichment an answer to 'evilness'...

Iran's president on Wednesday called his country's decision to dramatically increase its uranium enrichment after saboteurs attacked a nuclear site "an answer to your evilness," saying Israel hoped to derail ongoing talks aimed at reviving...

 2021-04-14 10:50 

Sun Herald

She's opening a new CBD shop on the MS Coast. It's not like others you've seen before....

Natalie Jones Bonner is opening a CBD business in Biloxi on the MS Gulf Coast to promote cannabis as a wellness tool as the industry grows with medical marijuana....

 2021-04-14 10:34 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Report: Broad missteps left Capitol Police unprepared Jan. 6...

The watchdog report released internally last month, obtained by The Associated Press ahead of a congressional hearing Thursday, adds to what is already known about broader security and intelligence failures that Congress has been investigating....

 2021-04-14 10:06 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Expert testifies former officer justified in pinning Floyd to pavement as trial continues...

The question of what is reasonable is important: Police officers are allowed certain latitude to use deadly force when someone puts the officer or other people in danger....

 2021-04-14 09:51 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

First Alert Forecast: rain, storms likely Wednesday, staying unsettled late week...

Unsettled pattern continues with cooler air and rainy periods through late week...

 2021-04-14 09:47 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

GRAPHIC: Decision expected on charges for officer who shot Daunte Wright...

The former police chief has said he believed the officer mistakenly grabbed her pistol when she was trying to pull out her Taser....

 2021-04-14 07:43 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Navy veterans rescued after birthday canoe trip leaves them stranded...

Rescuers found the two men, blocked by debris in a tributary, after 28 hours of weathering the elements....

 2021-04-14 06:42 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Man killed in freak accident when NYC bus knocks over street pole...

Police say the bus was trying to navigate around a disabled vehicle when it hit the pole, causing it to fall....

 2021-04-14 05:00 

Sun Herald

Sound Off for April 14, 2021...

Just imagine...

 2021-04-14 04:29 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

J&J Vaccine halt - Public reactions and updates from health leaders...

State health leaders addressed the public scare brought on by the CDC recommendation and one lady shared her reaction to learning about the 6 J&J vaccine recipients who developed blood clots....

 2021-04-14 04:04 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Local pharmacist has hundreds of vaccines she can't use...

A Verona pharmacist said she is now waiting on a shipment of different coronavirus vaccines after the CDC's recommendations for people to stop getting the Johnson and Johnson....

 2021-04-14 04:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Police: Man attacked Asian woman, believing she was white, over anti-Asian hate crimes...

Detectives believe the crime was motivated by the suspect's desire to seek retaliation for the rise in hate crimes targeting the Asian community....

 2021-04-14 03:58 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

04/13 Ryan's "Windy" Tuesday Night Forecast...

Strong, gusting winds followed our active afternoon as showers and thunderstorms moved through. The rain will dry up through the night, but come back quickly tomorrow. The post 04/13 Ryan's "Windy" Tuesday Night Forecast appeared first on WXXV...

 2021-04-14 03:38 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

PRCC soccer calls game twice in overtime...

In the midst of a global pandemic, Mississippi junior colleges might have found a way to play football in the fall, but soccer had to wait until the spring. If anything has ever been worth the wait, it was yesterday's double-header sweep for Pearl Riv...

 2021-04-14 03:35 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

NCAA Baseball: Ole Miss vs. Austin Peay...

Sixth ranked Ole Miss playing host to Austin Peay in what turned out to be a glorified tune-up game before heading to Starkville this weekend. Ole Miss-13 Austin Peay-1 Mississippi State-18 Arkansas State- 10 The post NCAA Baseball: Ole Miss vs. Austin Pe...

 2021-04-14 03:28 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

NCAA Baseball: Southern Miss vs. South Alabama...

The Southern Miss baseball team has won seven conference games in a row, but the Golden Eagles can't seem to figure out South Alabama. They lost each of their first two games to the Jaguars and tonight's outcome wasn't much different. USA-4 US...

 2021-04-14 03:21 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

City of Biloxi gives green light to golf carts proposal...

With a six to zero vote, the Biloxi City Council voted to give the green light to allow low-speed vehicles on city streets. While this doesn't mean golf carts will be cruising around Biloxi tomorrow, it does mean that any four wheeled electric vehicle...

 2021-04-14 03:05 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Mega Million winning numbers for April 13th, 2021...

Here are the winning numbers for tonight's Mega Millions draw. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Mega Million winning numbers for April 13th, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-14 02:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

COVID-19 vaccination site at Jackson Revival Center Church...

A Jackson church is partnering with St. Dominic Hospital to provide COVID-19 vaccinations Thursday....

 2021-04-14 02:47 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 13th, 2021...

The CASH 3 draw winning numbers for April 13th are: 6-6-2. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. The post Cash 3 draw winning numbers for April 13th, 2021 appeared first on WXXV 25 ....

 2021-04-14 02:42 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Fox stands behind Tucker Carlson after ADL urges his firing...

The Anti-Defamation League last week called for the company to fire the opinion host for his on-air defense of the white-supremacist "great replacement" theory....

 2021-04-14 02:24 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

State leaders discuss COVID-19 recovery during televised Town Hall...

Earlier tonight, Governor Tate Reeves and state health leaders sat down for a town hall forum to discuss the state's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. State officials like Dr. Thomas Dobbs and MEMA Executive Director Stephen McCraney answered the pub...

 2021-04-14 02:08 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

17-year-old charged as an adult in armed robbery in Jackson County...

A 17-year-old is now behind bars in Jackson County charged as an adult with armed robbery. Sheriff Mike Ezell says Treyvontae Javaughn Livingston was armed with a handgun on the night of March 31st when he held up Broome's Gas Station on Washington Av...

 2021-04-14 02:05 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Pause on J&J vaccine not expected to have drastic impact on vaccination rates in Miss....

None of the cases of J&J complications have been identified in Mississippi....

 2021-04-14 01:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

S.C. Gov. McMaster takes shot at NCAA for keeping championships out of states with discriminatory laws...

On Tuesday, the governor was asked how he felt about the NCAA barring states with anti-transgender legislation from hosting championship events....

 2021-04-14 01:33 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

White House: First lady Jill Biden to undergo 'procedure'...

The White House says President Joe Biden will accompany his wife, Jill Biden, early Wednesday morning to an appointment where she will undergo a "common medical procedure."...

 2021-04-14 01:27 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Local high school to be featured in HBO documentary...

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science's African American studies class project will be shown in the HBO series...

 2021-04-14 01:12 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

NCAA threatens to ban championship tournaments from Mississippi...

MSU and Ole Miss may not be able to host championship tournaments like baseball regionals and super regionals because of Mississippi transgender ban....

 2021-04-14 01:11 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Former Jackson city councilman Frank Bluntson passes away at 85...

Frank Bluntson was in home hospice care having dealt with a variety of health issues....

 2021-04-14 01:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Pelosi invites Biden to address Congress on April 28...

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi extended the invite to Biden on Tuesday, "to share your vision for addressing the challenges and opportunities of this historic moment."...

 2021-04-14 00:53 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Mother charged with child abuse following her 16-month-old son's death...

One woman is now behind bars after deputies say she is accused of aggravated child abuse in the death of her own child....

 2021-04-13 23:57 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Lee County residents react to Johnson & Johnson pause...

A Lee County man who helped encourage many people to get the coronavirus vaccine said he won't stop advocating for vaccinations....

 2021-04-13 23:40 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Harrison County Sheriff's Office hosted seminar to bring awareness to scams...

The Harrison County Sheriff's Office hosted a neighborhood meeting at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Gulfport, bringing awareness to common scams happening in South Mississippi. Scams come in all shapes and sizes and seniors are a vulnerable popul...

 2021-04-13 23:30 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Renovated park coming to Soria City neighborhood in Gulfport...

The City of Gulfport is preparing for the summer. On Bullis Avenue and 20th Street a renovated splash pad and enclosed basketball court are coming to the Soria City neighborhood. The park is expected to be finished by the end of May if weather permits. Th...

 2021-04-13 23:20 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

Singing River Health System halts Johnson and Johnson vaccination distribution...

After the Mississippi State Department of Health instructed medical health professionals to suspend the distribution of Johnson and Johnson vaccines earlier today, Singing River Health System has been working to assure that those who have already made vac...

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