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 2021-07-29 16:48 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Suni Lee nails 15.300 uneven bars routine...

In need of a big routine to keep pace with Rebeca Andrade in the Olympic individual all-around final, Suni Lee did her thing on the uneven bars, earning a huge 15.300....

 2021-07-29 16:41 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Pfizer pushes for booster shot; surgeon general says not so fast...

With the delta variant, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there are rare instances where vaccinated people could still be contagious and may spread the virus to others....

 2021-07-29 16:27 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

City of Jackson opens two cooling centers amid dangerous heat...

Two cooling centers are open in Jackson on Thursday as temperatures reach dangerous levels....

 2021-07-29 16:26 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Sponsors praise Simone Biles after withdrawal...

It's the latest example of sponsors praising athletes who are increasingly open about mental health issues....

 2021-07-29 16:15 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

USM students can win free tuition for semester, more prizes if vaccinated...

Any student that is fully vaccinated will be eligible to receive a variety of incentives over the next 12 weeks....

 2021-07-29 16:02 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Ex-Cardinal McCarrick charged with sexually assaulting teen...

Court documents obtained by The Boston Globe show that McCarrick is charged with three counts of indecent assault and battery on a person over 14....

 2021-07-29 16:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

4-year-old dies from accidental asphyxiation, found in small toy chest...

The Utah Medical Examiner's Office says Kache Wallis died from positional asphyxiation and was ruled an accident....

 2021-07-29 15:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Mississippi Olympian Sam Kendricks speaks out after positive COVID-19 test...

Sam Kendricks, an Olympian from Oxford Mississippi, is out of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics due to a positive COVID-19 test....

 2021-07-29 15:54 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Inside a KKK murder plot: 'Do you want him six feet under?'...

A confidential informant had infiltrated the group, and his recordings provide a rare, detailed look at the inner workings of a modern klan cell and a domestic terrorism probe....

 2021-07-29 15:16 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire Saturday...

President Joe Biden will allow the eviction moratorium to expire but called on Congress to extend it "without delay."...

 2021-07-29 15:12 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

1,908 new COVID-19 cases, 4 new deaths reported Thursday in Mississippi...

There were a total of 478 new cases and two new deaths reported in South Mississippi on Thursday....

 2021-07-29 15:09 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Ring rescue: K-9 Dogo finds wedding bands lost in the sand...

Elsa Green lost her wedding rings in the sand at the beach. Several people tried to help, but no one could find the rings -- that is until Sergeant Brad Pelli and K9 Dogo stepped in....

 2021-07-29 14:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Spanish judge recommends Shakira face tax fraud trial...

A Spanish judge investigating alleged tax fraud by Colombian musician Shakira recommended on Thursday that the case go to trial after concluding there is evidence that the pop star could have avoided her fiscal obligations to the state....

 2021-07-29 14:41 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

COVID-19 in Mississippi: 1,908 new cases reported Thurs....

The number of presumed positive coronavirus cases in Mississippi continues to rise....

 2021-07-29 14:38 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Frosted relic: Slice of Lady Di's wedding cake up for sale...

The iced slice came from one of the 23 official wedding cakes marking the July 29, 1981 marriage of the heir to the British throne and his shy 20-year-old bride....

 2021-07-29 14:34 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Nursing students at Mississippi schools to benefit from Amerigroup scholarships...

The company says $100,000 of its Rural Health Scholarship fund will be given to the University of Mississippi Medical Center, $75,000 to Alcorn State University, and $75,000 to Jackson State University....

 2021-07-29 14:28 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Old Dock environmental clean-up could lead to new Reservior development...

The cleanup project at the old Dock nightclub site is a sign of hope that the highly talked about Harborwalk development could finally come together....

 2021-07-29 14:24 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Wisconsin triple homicide suspects taken into custody...

The La Crosse County Sheriff's Department will update the public with information about the investigation Thursday afternoon....

 2021-07-29 14:21 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

FDA letting troubled COVID vaccine factory restart...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is allowing the problem-plagued factory of contract manufacturer Emergent BioSolutions to resume production of COVID-19 vaccine, the company said Thursday....

 2021-07-29 14:02 

Sun Herald

South Mississippi oyster restaurant named in top 1% of US for 'Everyday Eats'...

TripAdvisor travel website's 2021 list of restaurants in the United States with the best everyday eats included Half Shell Oyster House on the MS Gulf Coast....

 2021-07-29 14:02 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Ledecky shines as U.S. wins silver in 4x200m freestyle relay...

China wins the 4x200m freestyle relay, but Katie Ledecky shines as the U.S. takes silver. All three medalists broke the world record....

 2021-07-29 14:02 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Caeleb Dressel wins gold in electrifying men's 100 free...

Caeleb Dressel delivered a monumental, Olympic record effort in the men's 100m freestyle for his first individual gold medal....

 2021-07-29 13:44 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Horses run on interstate after escaping rodeo...

Friday night after the Eagle County rodeo, it took only one horse spooked by an electric fence to get the group running....

 2021-07-29 13:33 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Poor conditions at Texas facility for migrant children alleged by whistleblower complaint...

In a complaint delivered to Congress on Wednesday, two whistleblowers allege poor conditions at the Fort Bliss facility for migrant children....

 2021-07-29 13:21 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Sunisa Lee wins Olympic gold medal in women's all-around...

She edged Rebeca Andrade of Brazil in an entertaining and hotly contested final while Simone Biles watched from the stands....

 2021-07-29 13:07 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Bobby Finke wins 1st Olympic men's 800 from out of nowhere...

Bobby Finke stuns the competition with impressive gold medal showing in the 800m free....

 2021-07-29 13:00 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

US economy accelerated at a solid 6.5% rate last quarter...

Thursday's report from the Commerce Department estimated that the nation's gross domestic product — its total output of goods and services — accelerated in the April-June quarter from an already robust 6.3% annual growth rate in the fi...

 2021-07-29 12:56 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

COVID-19 vaccination rate increases as cases surge again in Mississippi...

More than 40,000 people got protection from the coronavirus last week, up from 20,000 two weeks ago....

 2021-07-29 12:37 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

German official sent home for racist slur at Olympics...

German cycling federation sports director Patrick Moster had been overseeing the cycling squad at the Tokyo Games....

 2021-07-29 12:17 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

US pole vaulter's positive test sends Aussies into isolation...

The fragile nature of an Olympics during the pandemic came into sharp focus when the entire Australian track team spent time in a brief quarantine after American pole vaulter Sam Kendricks pulled out of the Tokyo Games because of a positive COVID-19 test....

 2021-07-29 12:01 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Pro-Sanders group rebranding into 'pragmatic progressives'...

Rather than insisting on "Medicare for All" — Sanders' trademark universal, government-funded health care plan — or the climate-change-fighting Green New Deal, Our Revolution is focusing on the more modest alternatives endorsed by ...

 2021-07-29 11:51 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Oxford star out of Tokyo Olympics after testing positive for COVID-19...

Sam Kendricks, an Olympic bronze medalist, and world champion pole vaulter will not compete in Tokyo after testing positive for COVID-19....

 2021-07-29 11:29 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Activision Blizzard employees stage walkout amid gender discrimination lawsuit...

Employees of Activision Blizzard walked out Wednesday, pressuring the gaming company to do more to address a host of issues including unequal pay, gender discrimination and harassment....

 2021-07-29 11:08 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Harris releases strategy to tackle migration's root causes...

Vice President Kamala Harris said Thursday that efforts to address root causes of migration from three Central American countries won't produce immediate results as she unveiled a broad strategy that avoids detailed targets and deadlines....

 2021-07-29 10:23 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

8.2 magnitude quake in Alaska's Aleutian Chain generates small tsunami...

A preliminary 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of the Aleutian Chain late Wednesday night, generating a small tsunami and prompting a tsunami warning and evacuations for several communities along the Gulf of Alaska coast....

 2021-07-29 10:22 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Trump supporters raise $5.7 million for Arizona election audit...

Groups connected to prominent supporters of former President Donald Trump's movement to cast doubt on the 2020 election results have raised more than $5.7 million for Arizona Republicans' election audit, according to figures released late Wednesda...

 2021-07-29 10:10 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Biden to outline 'next steps' in American vaccination effort...

President Joe Biden is set to announce that federal employees must show proof they've received a coronavirus vaccine or submit to regular testing and stringent restrictions....

 2021-07-29 09:59 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

ALERT DAY: heat wave bears down on Mississippi late week, into weekend...

Dangerous, long stretch of heat and humidity continues to plague central and southwest Mississippi...

 2021-07-29 09:25 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

AstraZeneca to seek US approval of COVID vaccine in 2nd half of year...

The U.K., European Union and World Health Organization have already authorized use of the AstraZeneca vaccine....

 2021-07-29 07:44 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

'She's my hero': Dog's barking saves owner from house fire...

Fire officials believe a lightning strike led to the fire, which burned through the roof....

 2021-07-29 06:46 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

GRAPHIC: Woman, 18, hospitalized after 12-foot crocodile attacks her on vacation in Mexico...

Doctors say the young woman will make a full recovery from her injuries, but it will take time....

 2021-07-29 04:36 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Large crowd comes out for City Wide Crime Rally, looking to put an end to the gun violence in Jackson...

On Wednesday, family members of homicide victims gathered for a city-wide crime rally, calling for an end to the deadly violence....

 2021-07-29 04:16 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Ron Popeil, inventor and king of TV pitchmen, dies at 86...

Popeil essentially invented the popular image of the American television pitchman, whose novel products solved frustrating problems viewers didn't know they had....

 2021-07-29 03:15 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Hinds Co. board president to call another special meeting, again to oust David Archie...

Calhoun discusses claims made by Archie following Wednesday meeting....

 2021-07-29 03:01 

WTVA

[ Columbus, MS ]

Sam Mikulak sticks 14.533 vault in all-around final...

U.S. gymnastics veteran Sam Mikulak stuck the landing on his vault attempt in the Olympic individual all-around final, earning a 14.533, besting his 14.133 qualification performance....

 2021-07-29 02:40 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Walt Disney World to require masks indoors regardless of vaccination status...

The new mask requirement begins on Friday....

 2021-07-29 02:39 

WXXV

[ Biloxi-Gulfport ]

CASH 3 winning numbers for July 28th, 2021...

The CASH 3 winning numbers for July 28th are: 3-1-0. All numbers are unofficial until certified by the Mississippi Lottery Corporation. Categories: Local News, News Tags: cash 3, lottery, lotto, Mississippi Lottery...

 2021-07-29 02:20 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

American Bobby Finke takes first Olympic gold in 800 freestyle...

With a dazzling burst of closing speed, Bobby Finke of the United States captured gold in the debut of the men's 800-meter swimming freestyle at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre....

 2021-07-29 01:54 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

MSDH updating COVID19 guidelines related to masking, schools and hospitals...

Mississippi State Department of Health releasing new guidelines as hospitals fill up and schools start back amid the Delta surge....

 2021-07-29 01:14 

WLBT

[ Jackson, MS ]

Family claims excessive force in death of man in the custody of Rankin County deputies...

A Rankin County family says excessive force was used when deputies arrested a man who died in their custody....

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