Forrest Co. deputies investigating shooting in Rawls Springs

A woman is in the hospital and a man is in custody following a shooting Thursday evening in the Rawls Springs community of Forrest County.

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  Feds give employers easier path to dump retiree pensions

That decision reverses Obama-era guidance that banned the practice of offering lump-sum payments to seniors. Pensions provide a guaranteed monthly income for as long as an employee lives in retirement.

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USM graduate plays violin during legislative session

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Antonelli College closing Mississippi campuses

Antonelli College confirmed on Thursday that they’re closing their Mississippi campuses.
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Florida man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Democrats, CNN

A Florida man pleaded guilty Thursday to sending a wave of pipe bombs to CNN and prominent critics of President Donald Trump.

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Hattiesburg man arrested in shooting that left woman injured

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  Facebook exposed millions of passwords in plain text

Facebook says there is no evidence that employees had abused access to this data.

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USM ambushed by Longwood’s 18 treys

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered a plea deal in prostitution case - with a catch

Prosecutors offered Kraft, along with others a plea deal, but they must concede they would've been found guilty.

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Gulfport man ran unlicensed care facility, stole patients social security benefits

While director, he also ordered a staff member not to seek the medical care of a victim’s second and third degree burns.
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Authorities lifted Thursday's order to remain indoors after several hours, saying tests showed the elevated levels of benzene in the air had cleared.

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