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  • Two arrests, items recovered in Jones Co. grand larceny case

    Two arrests, items recovered in Jones Co. grand larceny case

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:16:12 GMT
    Zachary J. Holland, 21, of Ellisville was arrested and charged with two counts of grand larceny. (Photo source: Jones County Jail)Zachary J. Holland, 21, of Ellisville was arrested and charged with two counts of grand larceny. (Photo source: Jones County Jail)
    Zachary J. Holland, 21, of Ellisville was arrested and charged with two counts of grand larceny. (Photo source: Jones County Jail)Zachary J. Holland, 21, of Ellisville was arrested and charged with two counts of grand larceny. (Photo source: Jones County Jail)
    Two Ellisville men were arrested after a trailer containing lawn equipment they are accused of stealing was impounded by the Pascagoula Police Department.  Jones County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a larceny complaint on April 19, on Township Road in Jones County after a victim said his lawn equipment was stolen, according to a Jones County Sheriff's Dept. press release. Pascagoula police impounded a trailer with the lawn equipment and other equipment in Jacks...More >>
    Two Ellisville men were arrested after a trailer containing lawn equipment they are accused of stealing was impounded by the Pascagoula Police Department.  Jones County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a larceny complaint on April 19, on Township Road in Jones County after a victim said his lawn equipment was stolen, according to a Jones County Sheriff's Dept. press release. Pascagoula police impounded a trailer with the lawn equipment and other equipment in Jacks...More >>
  • LIST: Hattiesburg to close roads for Jimmy Buffett concert

    LIST: Hattiesburg to close roads for Jimmy Buffett concert

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:58:05 GMT
    Expected road closures in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater. (Photo source: City of Hattiesburg)Expected road closures in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater. (Photo source: City of Hattiesburg)

    Several roads will close in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater.

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    Several roads will close in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater.

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  • Hattiesburg man accused of choking wife, dropping her off at the hospital

    Hattiesburg man accused of choking wife, dropping her off at the hospital

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:34:00 GMT
    Anton Bolden.  Source: Forrest County Jail.Anton Bolden. Source: Forrest County Jail.
    Anton Bolden.  Source: Forrest County Jail.Anton Bolden. Source: Forrest County Jail.

    A Hattiesburg man is accused of choking his wife and then leaving her at a local hospital. Hattiesburg Police responded to a local hospital in reference to the domestic assault Monday morning.  According to HPD Spokesman Ryan Moore, the victim stated her husband choked her, and then drove her to the hospital and left around 5:30 a.m. She was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and later discharged, Moore said. When officers located the victim's husband, Anton Bolden...

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    A Hattiesburg man is accused of choking his wife and then leaving her at a local hospital. Hattiesburg Police responded to a local hospital in reference to the domestic assault Monday morning.  According to HPD Spokesman Ryan Moore, the victim stated her husband choked her, and then drove her to the hospital and left around 5:30 a.m. She was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and later discharged, Moore said. When officers located the victim's husband, Anton Bolden...

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  • HPD: Bullet proof vest stopped armed attacker from stabbing officer

    HPD: Bullet proof vest stopped armed attacker from stabbing officer

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:31:59 GMT
    Johnny Williams (Photo source: Hattiesburg Police Department)Johnny Williams (Photo source: Hattiesburg Police Department)
    Johnny Williams (Photo source: Hattiesburg Police Department)Johnny Williams (Photo source: Hattiesburg Police Department)

    A bullet proof vest may have saved a Hattiesburg police officer’s life Sunday after a standoff with a man reportedly armed with a knife turned physical.

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    A bullet proof vest may have saved a Hattiesburg police officer’s life Sunday after a standoff with a man reportedly armed with a knife turned physical.

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  • No more 'waste dirt' in Lamar County

    No more 'waste dirt' in Lamar County

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:30:18 GMT
    Road Manager Tommy Jones said the service stopped immediately after learning about the lawsuit. (Photo Source: WDAM)Road Manager Tommy Jones said the service stopped immediately after learning about the lawsuit. (Photo Source: WDAM)

    Lamar County residents will no longer be able to receive a 'waste dirt' delivery after a officials found out the service has been breaking the law.

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    Lamar County residents will no longer be able to receive a 'waste dirt' delivery after a officials found out the service has been breaking the law.

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  • Man sentenced for human smuggling after traffic stop on I-59

    Man sentenced for human smuggling after traffic stop on I-59

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:29:52 GMT
    A Honduran man will spend the next 21 months behind bars for an alleged plan to smuggle illegal immigrants after he was stopped for speeding in the Pine Belt. (Photo source: WDAM archive)A Honduran man will spend the next 21 months behind bars for an alleged plan to smuggle illegal immigrants after he was stopped for speeding in the Pine Belt. (Photo source: WDAM archive)

    A Honduran man will spend the next 21 months behind bars for an alleged plan to smuggle illegal immigrants after he was stopped for speeding in the Pine Belt. Emerson Isaac Hernandez-Turcios, 26, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 21 months in federal prison followed by one year of supervised release for conspiracy to transport illegal aliens within the United States last week.  Hernandez-Turcios was also ordered to pay a $5,000 fine.  He had pleaded guilty...

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    A Honduran man will spend the next 21 months behind bars for an alleged plan to smuggle illegal immigrants after he was stopped for speeding in the Pine Belt. Emerson Isaac Hernandez-Turcios, 26, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to 21 months in federal prison followed by one year of supervised release for conspiracy to transport illegal aliens within the United States last week.  Hernandez-Turcios was also ordered to pay a $5,000 fine.  He had pleaded guilty...

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  • Police: 3 charged in shooting at Petal apartment

    Police: 3 charged in shooting at Petal apartment

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:30 PM EDT2018-04-23 19:30:35 GMT
    Raul Tlaxcala, 18, charged with Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon; (Photo Source:Forrest County jail docket)Raul Tlaxcala, 18, charged with Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon; (Photo Source:Forrest County jail docket)

    Petal police are investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night. According the authorities, the shooting happened around 8 o'clock at an apartment complex.  Detectives tell us the incident involved a man and three brothers. Detectives believe the shooting stemmed in a dispute involving a female. The fourth man involved, the victim, was shot once and was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim has since ...

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    Petal police are investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night. According the authorities, the shooting happened around 8 o'clock at an apartment complex.  Detectives tell us the incident involved a man and three brothers. Detectives believe the shooting stemmed in a dispute involving a female. The fourth man involved, the victim, was shot once and was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim has since ...

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  • Man found dead in burning Hattiesburg home identified

    Man found dead in burning Hattiesburg home identified

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:49:24 GMT
    According to Hattiesburg police, Anderson’s body was found when firefighters entered the home through the back door. (Photo source: WDAM)According to Hattiesburg police, Anderson’s body was found when firefighters entered the home through the back door. (Photo source: WDAM)
    When the Hattiesburg Fire Department arrived, a home on East 5th Street was engulfed in flames. (Photo source: WDAM)When the Hattiesburg Fire Department arrived, a home on East 5th Street was engulfed in flames. (Photo source: WDAM)

    We now know the identity of the man whose body was found after a house burned down in Hattiesburg last month.

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    We now know the identity of the man whose body was found after a house burned down in Hattiesburg last month.

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  • Crash involving school bus in Lamar County

    Crash involving school bus in Lamar County

    Monday, April 23 2018 11:27 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:27:12 GMT
    According to police, students were on the bus at the time of the crash. (Photo source: Hope Housley Martin)According to police, students were on the bus at the time of the crash. (Photo source: Hope Housley Martin)

    Sumrall police and Lamar County Sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a crash involving a school bus just south of Sumrall on state Route 589.

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    Sumrall police and Lamar County Sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a crash involving a school bus just south of Sumrall on state Route 589.

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  • Meridian HS basketball standout resting comfortably following surgery

    Meridian HS basketball standout resting comfortably following surgery

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:28:36 GMT
    Miles Miller.....Source: WTOKMiles Miller.....Source: WTOK

    Meridian High School basketball standout Miles Miller has undergone surgery for his leg injury and is resting comfortably.

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    Meridian High School basketball standout Miles Miller has undergone surgery for his leg injury and is resting comfortably.

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  • Local Pine Belt students named Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes

    Local Pine Belt students named Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes

    Local Pine Belt students named Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athletes

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:04:05 GMT
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    16 top seniors across Mississippi are making strides, going home with a prestigious award. WDAM was able to speak with one of this years Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete award winners from Laurel High School. Todd Breland said, "I think it's awesome. The way Kimberton, not only his contributions to the athletic portion at Laurel High School, but the way he conducts himself at school everyday. He's always in a good mood. He's tremendous in the classroom. He's just an outstanding yo...

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    16 top seniors across Mississippi are making strides, going home with a prestigious award. WDAM was able to speak with one of this years Lindy Callahan Scholar-Athlete award winners from Laurel High School. Todd Breland said, "I think it's awesome. The way Kimberton, not only his contributions to the athletic portion at Laurel High School, but the way he conducts himself at school everyday. He's always in a good mood. He's tremendous in the classroom. He's just an outstanding yo...

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  • Local church delays Nicaragua mission trip for safety

    Local church delays Nicaragua mission trip for safety

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:23:50 GMT
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    source: wdamsource: wdam

    The Carterville Baptist Church delayed their mission trip to Nicaragua after receiving an urgent phone call that the destination was no longer safe due to an unrest in the country. Pastor of Carterville Baptist Church and mission team lead Ben Skipper says the call came while members were waiting in line at the airport to receive their plane tickets.  

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    The Carterville Baptist Church delayed their mission trip to Nicaragua after receiving an urgent phone call that the destination was no longer safe due to an unrest in the country. Pastor of Carterville Baptist Church and mission team lead Ben Skipper says the call came while members were waiting in line at the airport to receive their plane tickets.  

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  • Pine Belt prep baseball schedule/results (April 16-21)

    Pine Belt prep baseball schedule/results (April 16-21)

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:36:06 GMT
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    Pine Belt prep baseball results/schedule (April 16-21)

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    Pine Belt prep baseball results/schedule (April 16-21)

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  • HS baseball playoff scores - April 21

    HS baseball playoff scores - April 21

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:53:56 GMT
    Sacred Heart baseball. Courtesy: WDAMSacred Heart baseball. Courtesy: WDAM
    Sacred Heart baseball. Courtesy: WDAMSacred Heart baseball. Courtesy: WDAM

    The high schoolers were back at it on Saturday for game two’s in the MHSAA baseball playoffs. Here’s a look at some of the scores from around the Pine Belt: Class 1A Sacred Heart (7) French Camp (6) *Crusaders advance to face Stringer in the second round.

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    The high schoolers were back at it on Saturday for game two’s in the MHSAA baseball playoffs. Here’s a look at some of the scores from around the Pine Belt: Class 1A Sacred Heart (7) French Camp (6) *Crusaders advance to face Stringer in the second round.

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  • An evening with the stars in Laurel

    An evening with the stars in Laurel

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:53 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:53:35 GMT
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    The Laurel Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. hosted their 3rd annual Evening with the Stars event.  Organizers say the event is meant to honor those in the city of Laurel that have made an impact on the community.  President Julia Lewis says the organization selects people in the community who exemplify their five point thrust: Educational Development, Economic Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health, and Poli...

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    The Laurel Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. hosted their 3rd annual Evening with the Stars event.  Organizers say the event is meant to honor those in the city of Laurel that have made an impact on the community.  President Julia Lewis says the organization selects people in the community who exemplify their five point thrust: Educational Development, Economic Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health, and Poli...

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  • DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:43:53 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:10:24 GMT
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)
    The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)The Justice Department is investigating AT&T, Verizon and a standards-setting group. (Source: Raycom Media)

    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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    The Justice Department has opened an antitrust investigation into whether AT&T and Verizon and a standards-setting group worked together to hinder consumers from easily switching wireless carriers.

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  • 9 dead, 16 injured when van struck pedestrians in Toronto

    9 dead, 16 injured when van struck pedestrians in Toronto

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:09:24 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:52:26 GMT

    Nine people are dead and 16 more are injured after a driver struck pedestrians with a van in Toronto, Canada Monday afternoon.

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    Nine people are dead and 16 more are injured after a driver struck pedestrians with a van in Toronto, Canada Monday afternoon.

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  • It's a boy! Kate Middleton gives birth to third child

    It's a boy! Kate Middleton gives birth to third child

    Monday, April 23 2018 3:38 AM EDT2018-04-23 07:38:08 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:12:40 GMT

    Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William have two children, George and Charlotte.

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    Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William have two children, George and Charlotte.

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  • Waffle House murder suspect Travis Reinking is in custody

    Waffle House murder suspect Travis Reinking is in custody

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:12:55 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:11:49 GMT
    Travis Reinking was arrested in a wooded area in Nashville, one day after killing four people and injuring four others at a Waffle House. (Source: NASHVILLE POLICE/TWITTER)Travis Reinking was arrested in a wooded area in Nashville, one day after killing four people and injuring four others at a Waffle House. (Source: NASHVILLE POLICE/TWITTER)

    BREAKING: Murder suspect Travis Reinking is in custody and was arrested in a wooded area, according to Nashville police.

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    BREAKING: Murder suspect Travis Reinking is in custody and was arrested in a wooded area, according to Nashville police.

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  • Mother tells children 'they are going to see Jesus' before setting car on fire

    Mother tells children 'they are going to see Jesus' before setting car on fire

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:08:35 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:05:51 GMT

    Witnesses said the woman revved the car engine until it caught fire.

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    Witnesses said the woman revved the car engine until it caught fire.

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  • Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos

    Homeowner finds naked intruder in her tub, eating Cheetos

    Thursday, April 19 2018 6:32 AM EDT2018-04-19 10:32:11 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-04-23 16:39:44 GMT
    A Monroe police affidavit says 29-year-old Evelyn Washington was arrested on burglary and property damage charges. (Source: Jordan Smith/ Raycom Media)A Monroe police affidavit says 29-year-old Evelyn Washington was arrested on burglary and property damage charges. (Source: Jordan Smith/ Raycom Media)

    Police in Louisiana say a woman is accused of break-in, eating homeowner's Cheetos while taking a bath.

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    Police in Louisiana say a woman is accused of break-in, eating homeowner's Cheetos while taking a bath.

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  • Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

    Macron to push Trump on Iran deal, says there's no 'Plan B'

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:04 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:04:45 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-04-23 15:21:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michel Euler). France's President Emmanuel Macron walks out of the lobby of the Elysee Palace in Paris, Friday, April 20, 2018, to welcome Senegalese President Macky Sall. Senegalese President Macky Sall is in France for a five-day visit.(AP Photo/Michel Euler). France's President Emmanuel Macron walks out of the lobby of the Elysee Palace in Paris, Friday, April 20, 2018, to welcome Senegalese President Macky Sall. Senegalese President Macky Sall is in France for a five-day visit.

    French President Emmanuel Macron is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the Iranian nuclear accord, arguing that there's no "Plan B".

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    French President Emmanuel Macron is urging U.S. President Donald Trump to stick with the Iranian nuclear accord, arguing that there's no "Plan B".

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  • White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

    White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:05:12 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:57:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, then-President-elect Donald Trump, right, and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani pose for photographs as Giuliani arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse i...

    The White House says President Donald Trump has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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    The White House says President Donald Trump has no intention of firing special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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  • Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

    Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-04-20 14:28:07 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-04-23 14:49:59 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term 'best friend.'.

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    A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term 'best friend.'.

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  • The Latest: Sheriff: Suspect's firearms card was revoked

    The Latest: Sheriff: Suspect's firearms card was revoked

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:45 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:45:01 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 8:10 AM EDT2018-04-23 12:10:29 GMT
    (Shelley Mays /The Tennessean via AP). Nashville Metro Police officers knock on doors at Discovery at Mountain View Apartments near the scene where four people died after a gunman opened fire at a Waffle House in Antioch early Sunday, April 22, 2018. I...(Shelley Mays /The Tennessean via AP). Nashville Metro Police officers knock on doors at Discovery at Mountain View Apartments near the scene where four people died after a gunman opened fire at a Waffle House in Antioch early Sunday, April 22, 2018. I...
    Authorities say the suspect in a deadly shooting at a restaurant in Nashville was arrested last year by the U.S. Secret Service for being in a restricted area near the White House.More >>
    Authorities say the suspect in a deadly shooting at a restaurant in Nashville was arrested last year by the U.S. Secret Service for being in a restricted area near the White House.More >>
  • Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Despite denials, lobbyist tied to condo met with EPA chief

    Sunday, April 22 2018 12:24 AM EDT2018-04-22 04:24:34 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 7:09 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:09:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, April 3, 2018, file photo, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt attends a news conference at the EPA in Washington, on his decision to scrap Obama administration fuel standar...

    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

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    In spite of denials, EPA chief Scott Pruitt did meet in his office last year with a veteran Washington lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced condo where he was living.

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  • Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

    Thousands sing 'Happy Birthday' to Queen Elizabeth II

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 10:54:10 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:56 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:56:35 GMT
    (Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.(Toby Melville/Pool Photo via AP). Britain's Queen Elizabeth raises her glass during speeches at The Queen's Dinner, during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting at Buckingham Palace in London, Thursday, April 19, 2018.

    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

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    Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London.

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  • Parents: Teachers taped 5-year-old's mouth shut, wouldn't let him eat

    Parents: Teachers taped 5-year-old's mouth shut, wouldn't let him eat

    Monday, April 23 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:51:34 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:51:34 GMT
    Abdul Dannoui is a student at Highview Elementary School in Dearborn Heights, MI. (Source: WXYZ/CNN)Abdul Dannoui is a student at Highview Elementary School in Dearborn Heights, MI. (Source: WXYZ/CNN)

    Outraged parents say preschooler Abdul Dannoui cruelly had his mouth taped shut and regularly had his lunch thrown out by his own teachers.

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    Outraged parents say preschooler Abdul Dannoui cruelly had his mouth taped shut and regularly had his lunch thrown out by his own teachers.

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  • Dog stays with lost toddler, helps rescue her

    Dog stays with lost toddler, helps rescue her

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:30 AM EDT2018-04-23 09:30:25 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 6:29 AM EDT2018-04-23 10:29:29 GMT

    Max became hero and protector for a sleepy little girl in a T-shirt on a cold night, far from home. 

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    Max became hero and protector for a sleepy little girl in a T-shirt on a cold night, far from home. 

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  • Average price of US gas jumps 9 cents, to $2.83 a gallon

    Average price of US gas jumps 9 cents, to $2.83 a gallon

    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:24 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:24:47 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:56 AM EDT2018-04-23 08:56:32 GMT
    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. (Source: CNN/TWITTER)The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. (Source: CNN/TWITTER)
    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. (Source: CNN/TWITTER)The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. (Source: CNN/TWITTER)

    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83.

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    The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83.

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  • Waffle House shooting victims: DeEbony Groves, 21, was 'full of immense potential'

    Waffle House shooting victims: DeEbony Groves, 21, was 'full of immense potential'

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:48:36 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 4:48 AM EDT2018-04-23 08:48:16 GMT

    Groves was a senior at Belmont, where she majored in social work, and her death left the school "shocked and devastated" its president said. 

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    Groves was a senior at Belmont, where she majored in social work, and her death left the school "shocked and devastated" its president said. 

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  • Divided Koreans hold out hope that, after decades, they'll see long-lost family

    Divided Koreans hold out hope that, after decades, they'll see long-lost family

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-04-23 06:02:25 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-04-23 06:02:25 GMT
    Kwon Moon-kook left behind his parents and two brothers in North Korea, thinking he would quickly be able to return. (Source: CNN)Kwon Moon-kook left behind his parents and two brothers in North Korea, thinking he would quickly be able to return. (Source: CNN)

    Millions of Korean were left permanently divided from family on the other side when the war ended in 1953, and for many time is running out for a reunion. 

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    Millions of Korean were left permanently divided from family on the other side when the war ended in 1953, and for many time is running out for a reunion. 

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  • Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

    Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-04-21 21:46:07 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:59:03 GMT
    Syracuse University permanently expels fraternity for "extremely racist" video. (Source: WSYR/CNN)Syracuse University permanently expels fraternity for "extremely racist" video. (Source: WSYR/CNN)

    Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

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    Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire.

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  • 4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

    4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought

    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-04-22 12:34:45 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:26:59 GMT
    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. (Source: CNN)A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. (Source: CNN)
    Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday. (Source: CNN)Police in Tennessee say three people were killed and four were injured in a shooting at a Waffle House restaurant early Sunday. (Source: CNN)

    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. 

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    A customer at the restaurant took the gun from the suspect, who then took off his coat and fled the area. 

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  • Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Trump considering pardon for late boxer Jack Johnson

    Saturday, April 21 2018 3:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 19:44:16 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-04-23 05:06:21 GMT
    Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)Stallone, who starred in the 1976 boxing film "Rocky" and several sequels, is a supporter of the president and attended Trump's New Years' Eve party at Mar-a-Lago in 2016. (Source: CNN/Twitter)

    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his...

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    President Donald Trump says he's considering "a Full Pardon!" for boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after Jack Johnson was convicted by all-white jury of "immorality" for one of his relationships.

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  • WATCH: Tornado caught on police dash cam in AL

    WATCH: Tornado caught on police dash cam in AL

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:23:58 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-04-23 03:23:58 GMT
    Foley, AL, is about 45 minutes southeast of Mobile. (Source: Foley Police Department/CNN)Foley, AL, is about 45 minutes southeast of Mobile. (Source: Foley Police Department/CNN)

    The tornado left several RVs overturned and police are checking into other damaged buildings.

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    The tornado left several RVs overturned and police are checking into other damaged buildings.

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  • Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

    Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:44:51 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:56:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016, file photo, then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton are introduced during the presidential debate at Hofstra University in...

    She's not on ballot, but Hillary Clinton starring in GOP 2018 midterm strategy.

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    She's not on ballot, but Hillary Clinton starring in GOP 2018 midterm strategy.

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  • Road to N. Korea's denuclearization is littered with failure

    Road to N. Korea's denuclearization is littered with failure

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:44 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:44:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:57:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, Pool, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Kim Yo Jong, left, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shakes hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in P...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, Pool, File). FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018 file photo, Kim Yo Jong, left, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, shakes hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in P...

    A look at previous nuclear negotiations with North Korea and how the currently planned talks between Seoul, Pyongyang and Washington took shape.

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    A look at previous nuclear negotiations with North Korea and how the currently planned talks between Seoul, Pyongyang and Washington took shape.

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  • Video shows students bullying girl wearing hijab

    Video shows students bullying girl wearing hijab

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:24:17 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:24:17 GMT
    The district will not publicly say if any student was suspended or expelled because of this incident. (Source?Facebook/CNN)The district will not publicly say if any student was suspended or expelled because of this incident. (Source?Facebook/CNN)

    Originally captured on Snapchat, one student was heard yelling offensive words at another girl who was wearing a hijab.

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    Originally captured on Snapchat, one student was heard yelling offensive words at another girl who was wearing a hijab.

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  • Family: Surgeons left needle in baby's heart

    Family: Surgeons left needle in baby's heart

    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:04:40 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:04 PM EDT2018-04-23 01:04:40 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    Amara Le and her fiancé first learned baby Katelynn still had a needle inside of her when a doctor discovered it during a follow-up appointment.

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    Amara Le and her fiancé first learned baby Katelynn still had a needle inside of her when a doctor discovered it during a follow-up appointment.

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  • An officer, a pilot and Jim Morrison: some notable posthumous pardons

    An officer, a pilot and Jim Morrison: some notable posthumous pardons

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:01 AM EDT2018-04-22 11:01:33 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:37 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:37:01 GMT
    President Donald Trump tweeted that he’s considering granting a posthumous pardon to legendary boxer Jack Johnson. (Source: Twitter/@realDonaldTrump)President Donald Trump tweeted that he’s considering granting a posthumous pardon to legendary boxer Jack Johnson. (Source: Twitter/@realDonaldTrump)

    President Donald Trump could soon take the rare step of granting a posthumous pardon. Here’s a look at some other times that’s happened in the U.S.

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    President Donald Trump could soon take the rare step of granting a posthumous pardon. Here’s a look at some other times that’s happened in the U.S.

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  • Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

    Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse

    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 09:44:08 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:27:11 GMT
    (Ventura County District Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Ventura County District Attorney's Office shows Jamal Jackson. The homeless man has been charged with murder in a random stabbing attack in which a man was killed wh...(Ventura County District Attorney's Office via AP). This undated photo provided by the Ventura County District Attorney's Office shows Jamal Jackson. The homeless man has been charged with murder in a random stabbing attack in which a man was killed wh...

    A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse.

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    A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse.

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  • Record Store Day: Vinyl, CDs outsell digital music

    Record Store Day: Vinyl, CDs outsell digital music

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:44:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:25:05 GMT
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    Music lovers are paying homage to their local record stores.More >>
  • World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

    World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:34:25 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-04-23 00:06:55 GMT
    Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)
    Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed. (Source: TV Asahi/CNN)

    The world's oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117.

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    The world's oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117.

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  • Former NFL kicker says posing with gun in daughter's prom photo was a joke

    Former NFL kicker says posing with gun in daughter's prom photo was a joke

    Sunday, April 22 2018 6:12 PM EDT2018-04-22 22:12:59 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-04-22 22:18:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Arizona Cardinals kicker Jay Feely (4) cheers on the sideline at the end of the second half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Arizona Cardinals kicker Jay Feely (4) cheers on the sideline at the end of the second half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.
    .(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Arizona Cardinals kicker Jay Feely (4) cheers on the sideline at the end of the second half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013..(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) Arizona Cardinals kicker Jay Feely (4) cheers on the sideline at the end of the second half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, Fla., Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013.

    Feely tweeted a photo Saturday evening. It showed him standing between his daughter and her prom date while holding a handgun.

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    Feely tweeted a photo Saturday evening. It showed him standing between his daughter and her prom date while holding a handgun.

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  • Man hailed as hero after charging, disarming Waffle House gunman

    Man hailed as hero after charging, disarming Waffle House gunman

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-04-22 19:58:20 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-04-22 20:01:30 GMT
    (Source: James Shaw, Jr./CNN)(Source: James Shaw, Jr./CNN)

    Shaw rushed the gunman while he was reloading and was able to wrestle the gun away and toss it over the counter.

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    Shaw rushed the gunman while he was reloading and was able to wrestle the gun away and toss it over the counter.

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  • Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat

    Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat

    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:24 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:24:35 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-04-22 18:16:07 GMT
    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)
    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France due to an apparent threat against security services. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France after a visitor apparently threatened to attack security services.

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    Authorities are evacuating tourists and others from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and monument in western France after a visitor apparently threatened to attack security services.

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  • Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Israel's Lieberman blames Hamas over Gaza deaths

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:44 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:44:10 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:27 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:27:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...(AP Photo/Adel Hana). Palestinian protesters evacuate a wounded youth during clashes with Israeli troops along Gaza's border with Israel, east of Khan Younis, Gaza Strip, Friday, April 20, 2018. Thousands of Palestinians joined the fourth weekly protes...

    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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    Gaza health officials say 4 Palestinians, including 15-year-old boy, killed by Israeli army fire as thousands join fourth weekly protests on Gaza border.

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  • Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:04:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-04-22 17:17:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Mourners pause as former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lies in repose during the visitation of former first lady Barbara Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Houston.

    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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    As the outpouring of tributes continues for Barbara Bush, the general public can pay its respects to the former first lady.

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  • Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Trump says he doesn't think personal lawyer will 'flip'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:14 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:14:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-04-22 15:07:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In a Monday, April 16, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court, in New York. Federal prosecutors said they can give President Donald Trump's person...

    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

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    President Donald Trump says he doesn't expect personal lawyer Michael Cohen to "flip" as the government investigates Cohen's business dealings.

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  • FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    FAA orders more engine inspections after Southwest accident

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:53:41 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-22 13:16:08 GMT
    (NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...(NTSB via AP). National Transportation Safety Board investigators examine damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. The Southwes...
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.More >>
    The manufacturer of the jet engine involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident Tuesday wants more jets to be inspected for potential problems.More >>
  • Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

    Suspected Florida school shooter appears in court

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:14:08 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:50 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:50:17 GMT
    (Doug Engle/Ocala Star-Banner via AP). Marion County Sheriff's Detectives John Lightle, left, and Dan Pinder, right, escort a handcuffed and shackled Sky Bouche, 19, center, to a waiting patrol car, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Ocala, Fla. Bouche is the ...(Doug Engle/Ocala Star-Banner via AP). Marion County Sheriff's Detectives John Lightle, left, and Dan Pinder, right, escort a handcuffed and shackled Sky Bouche, 19, center, to a waiting patrol car, Friday, April 20, 2018, in Ocala, Fla. Bouche is the ...
    A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades.More >>
    A gunman carrying a shotgun in a guitar case opened fire at a Florida high school, wounding one student as other students and teachers piled desks and cabinets against classroom doors to make barricades.More >>
  • Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Wells Fargo fined $1B for mortgage, auto lending abuses

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:33 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:33:09 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:44 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:44:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - This Aug. 11, 2017, file photo shows a sign at a Wells Fargo bank location in Philadelphia. The New York Times and other news outlets are reporting Thursday, April 19, 2018, that federal regulators plan to fine Well...

    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

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    Wells Fargo fined a combined $1 billion by federal regulators for abuses tied to its mortgage and auto lending businesses.

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  • Woman loses home at auction to former attorney

    Woman loses home at auction to former attorney

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:11 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:11:04 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-04-22 09:23:15 GMT
    Sawyers watched her Florissant, MO, home go to auction Thursday. The highest bidder was her former attorney. (Source: KPLR/CNN)Sawyers watched her Florissant, MO, home go to auction Thursday. The highest bidder was her former attorney. (Source: KPLR/CNN)

    Sawyers watched her Florissant, MO, home go to auction Thursday. The highest bidder was her former attorney.

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    Sawyers watched her Florissant, MO, home go to auction Thursday. The highest bidder was her former attorney.

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  • Sunday is National Jelly Bean Day

    Sunday is National Jelly Bean Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:26:46 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:33 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:33:00 GMT
    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day. (Source: Pixabay)Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day. (Source: Pixabay)

    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day.

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    Earth Day falls on April 22 – so does National Jelly Bean Day.

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  • Apple unveils iPhone-disassembling robot in time for Earth Day

    Apple unveils iPhone-disassembling robot in time for Earth Day

    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:54:58 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-04-22 07:03:39 GMT
    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)
    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones. (Source: Apple Inc./CNN)

    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones.

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    To mark Earth Day 2018, Apple has unveiled “Daisy,” a robot that takes apart iPhones.

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  • 'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    'Austin Powers' star Verne Troyer dies at age 49

    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-21 20:51:28 GMT
    Sunday, April 22 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-22 06:33:39 GMT

    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

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    Verne Troyer, an actor famous for his role as Mini-Me in the "Austin Powers" trilogy, has passed away.

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  • The Arc of Southeast MS this year's focus in 2018 Comcast Cares Day

    The Arc of Southeast MS this year's focus in 2018 Comcast Cares Day

    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-04-22 03:38:53 GMT

    The Arc of Southeast Mississippi was this year's focus of the 2018 Comcast Cares Day. Jason Holifield, organizer Comcast Cares Day at the Arc, says Comcast has been committed to improving the quality of life the local communities where employees and customers live and work. Comcast likes to come out and do in the community once a year and try to give back," Holifield said. "We got with the arc here. We're washing some vans, we're doing some landscaping, working on the...

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    The Arc of Southeast Mississippi was this year's focus of the 2018 Comcast Cares Day. Jason Holifield, organizer Comcast Cares Day at the Arc, says Comcast has been committed to improving the quality of life the local communities where employees and customers live and work. Comcast likes to come out and do in the community once a year and try to give back," Holifield said. "We got with the arc here. We're washing some vans, we're doing some landscaping, working on the...

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  • USM sweeps C-USA baseball from MTSU

    USM sweeps C-USA baseball from MTSU

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:38:59 GMT
    USM sweeps C-USA baseball from MTSU; (Photo Source: WDAM)USM sweeps C-USA baseball from MTSU; (Photo Source: WDAM)

    Mason Irby had three hits and drove in four runs and LeeMarcus Boyd and Luke Reynolds homered in the same inning as the University of Southern Mississippi downed Middle Tennessee State University 11-2 Saturday afternoon in the first game of a Conference USA doubleheader at Pete Taylor Park.

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    Mason Irby had three hits and drove in four runs and LeeMarcus Boyd and Luke Reynolds homered in the same inning as the University of Southern Mississippi downed Middle Tennessee State University 11-2 Saturday afternoon in the first game of a Conference USA doubleheader at Pete Taylor Park.

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  • Waynesboro mother puts Autism in action

    Waynesboro mother puts Autism in action

    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-04-22 02:38:01 GMT
    source: wdamsource: wdam
    source: wdamsource: wdam

    A Waynesboro mother works to break the stigma surrounding children with autism by hosting an event at the Waynesboro City Auditorium to bridge the gap between children with autism and those without. Melody Jones started the "Autism Sensory Day" event through her organization For Ry's Sake: Autism in Action. "We want to give students that may not be aware of autism the opportunity to interact with autistic children so they'll know some of their mannerisms," s...

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    A Waynesboro mother works to break the stigma surrounding children with autism by hosting an event at the Waynesboro City Auditorium to bridge the gap between children with autism and those without. Melody Jones started the "Autism Sensory Day" event through her organization For Ry's Sake: Autism in Action. "We want to give students that may not be aware of autism the opportunity to interact with autistic children so they'll know some of their mannerisms," s...

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  • JDC's Magee makes history with signing

    JDC's Magee makes history with signing

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:47 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:47:24 GMT

    The Jefferson Davis County girls basketball program didn't have to wait long for a player to sign with a college. Senior forward Azaria Magee signed with Copiah-Lincoln Community College Friday, becoming the first player in program history to do so.

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    The Jefferson Davis County girls basketball program didn't have to wait long for a player to sign with a college. Senior forward Azaria Magee signed with Copiah-Lincoln Community College Friday, becoming the first player in program history to do so.

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  • Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

    Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:14:15 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:42 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:42:02 GMT

    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.

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    Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality.

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  • USM wraps up spring drills with annual Black and Gold game

    USM wraps up spring drills with annual Black and Gold game

    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:28 PM EDT2018-04-22 01:28:45 GMT
    USM (9-9, 2-3), which saw a two-game winning streak snapped. (Photo source: USM)USM (9-9, 2-3), which saw a two-game winning streak snapped. (Photo source: USM)

    Jay Hopson got exactly what he wanted to see out of his University of Southern Mississippi football team Saturday afternoon during the annual Black and Gold Game at M.M. Roberts Stadium: a close game and a lot of fun. “It was fun,” Hopson said after watching the split-squad Gold team hang on for a 20-15 win over the Black team in the finale of spring football. “It was a good game and I felt like there was a lot of competition."

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    Jay Hopson got exactly what he wanted to see out of his University of Southern Mississippi football team Saturday afternoon during the annual Black and Gold Game at M.M. Roberts Stadium: a close game and a lot of fun. “It was fun,” Hopson said after watching the split-squad Gold team hang on for a 20-15 win over the Black team in the finale of spring football. “It was a good game and I felt like there was a lot of competition."

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  • DREAM hosts 2nd annual Hattie Hundred bike ride

    DREAM hosts 2nd annual Hattie Hundred bike ride

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-04-22 00:17:25 GMT
    DREAM hosts 2nd annual Hattie Hundred bike ride; (Photo Source: WDAM)DREAM hosts 2nd annual Hattie Hundred bike ride; (Photo Source: WDAM)

    DREAM of Hattiesburg hosted its 2nd annual “Hattie Hundred” bike ride Saturday, April 21 in downtown Hattiesburg.

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    DREAM of Hattiesburg hosted its 2nd annual “Hattie Hundred” bike ride Saturday, April 21 in downtown Hattiesburg.

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  • Pelicans sweep Blazers; franchise wins first playoff series in 10 years

    Pelicans sweep Blazers; franchise wins first playoff series in 10 years

    The Pelicans registered their first playoff series victory since 2008. Source: Nola.comThe Pelicans registered their first playoff series victory since 2008. Source: Nola.com

    For the first time since 2008, the Pelicans registered a playoff series victory, sweeping Portland in the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans 131-123 triumph, delivered New Orleans a 4-0 series win. The 131 points scored by the Pels is a playoff franchise record. Ten years ago, the then Hornets defeated the Mavericks in five games. The 2008 squad lost in the Western Conference semi-finals to the San Antonio Spurs Anthony Davis racked up a game-high 47 points in the contest, a Pelican...

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    For the first time since 2008, the Pelicans registered a playoff series victory, sweeping Portland in the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans 131-123 triumph, delivered New Orleans a 4-0 series win. The 131 points scored by the Pels is a playoff franchise record. Ten years ago, the then Hornets defeated the Mavericks in five games. The 2008 squad lost in the Western Conference semi-finals to the San Antonio Spurs Anthony Davis racked up a game-high 47 points in the contest, a Pelican...

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  • Walthall Park hosts 20th Downtown Crawfish Jam

    Walthall Park hosts 20th Downtown Crawfish Jam

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:05 PM EDT2018-04-21 23:05:51 GMT
    Walthall Park hosted the 20th annual Downtown Crawfish Jam Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.Walthall Park hosted the 20th annual Downtown Crawfish Jam Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.
    Walthall Park hosted the 20th annual Downtown Crawfish Jam Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.Walthall Park hosted the 20th annual Downtown Crawfish Jam Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.

     A 20th annual event in the Hub City celebrating mud bugs and music was also focusing on cancer awareness.  

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     A 20th annual event in the Hub City celebrating mud bugs and music was also focusing on cancer awareness.  

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  • 16th Petal Southern Miss Pow Wow being held at Hinton Park

    16th Petal Southern Miss Pow Wow being held at Hinton Park

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:52:33 GMT
    Hinton Park is hosting the 16th annual Petal-Southern MIss Pow Wow. Photo credit WDAM.Hinton Park is hosting the 16th annual Petal-Southern MIss Pow Wow. Photo credit WDAM.
    Hinton Park is hosting the 16th annual Petal-Southern MIss Pow Wow. Photo credit WDAM.Hinton Park is hosting the 16th annual Petal-Southern MIss Pow Wow. Photo credit WDAM.

    An annual event in Petal is showcasing traditional Native-American culture from MIssissippi and elsewhere.  

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    An annual event in Petal is showcasing traditional Native-American culture from MIssissippi and elsewhere.  

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  • Delta passenger fined $500 for apple

    Delta passenger fined $500 for apple

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:01 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:01:03 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:45:42 GMT
    adlock's healthy snack turned into a tough reality to stomach. (Source: KDVR/CNN)adlock's healthy snack turned into a tough reality to stomach. (Source: KDVR/CNN)

    Crystal Tadlock is not happy about the fine she said

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    Crystal Tadlock is not happy about the fine she said

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  • 'Right Way to Throw Away Day' held in Hattiesburg, Purvis

    'Right Way to Throw Away Day' held in Hattiesburg, Purvis

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:35:29 GMT
    Forrest and Lamar counties, along with the City of Hattiesburg, hosted a "Right Way to Throw Away Day" Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.Forrest and Lamar counties, along with the City of Hattiesburg, hosted a "Right Way to Throw Away Day" Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.
    Forrest and Lamar counties, along with the City of Hattiesburg, hosted a "Right Way to Throw Away Day" Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.Forrest and Lamar counties, along with the City of Hattiesburg, hosted a "Right Way to Throw Away Day" Saturday. Photo credit WDAM.

    Forrest and Lamar County-area residents with old paint, tires, TVs and computers had the chance to get rid of those items Saturday, free of charge, in a safe and convenient way. 

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    Forrest and Lamar County-area residents with old paint, tires, TVs and computers had the chance to get rid of those items Saturday, free of charge, in a safe and convenient way. 

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  • Annual 'End of Watch Ride' honors fallen HPD officers Deen and Tate

    Annual 'End of Watch Ride' honors fallen HPD officers Deen and Tate

    Saturday, April 21 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-21 22:25:10 GMT
    Hundreds of motorcycles make their way onto Highway 49 for the beginning of the annual "End of Watch Ride" in Hattiesburg. Photo credit WDAM.Hundreds of motorcycles make their way onto Highway 49 for the beginning of the annual "End of Watch Ride" in Hattiesburg. Photo credit WDAM.
    Hundreds of motorcycles make their way onto Highway 49 for the beginning of the annual "End of Watch Ride" in Hattiesburg. Photo credit WDAM.Hundreds of motorcycles make their way onto Highway 49 for the beginning of the annual "End of Watch Ride" in Hattiesburg. Photo credit WDAM.

    Hundreds of motorcyclists gathered in the Hub City Saturday morning to honor two fallen Hattiesburg Police officers and raise money for a scholarship in their name. 

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    Hundreds of motorcyclists gathered in the Hub City Saturday morning to honor two fallen Hattiesburg Police officers and raise money for a scholarship in their name. 

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  • Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Teens beat, carjack pregnant elementary school teacher

    Saturday, April 21 2018 8:53 AM EDT2018-04-21 12:53:43 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:57 PM EDT2018-04-21 17:57:25 GMT
    Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.
    Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.Police are searching for four teenage girls 'smacked' the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

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    Police are searching for four teenage girls who "smacked" the woman and drove off with her Kia Sportage.

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  • Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

    Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:44 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:44:02 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:05 PM EDT2018-04-21 16:05:59 GMT
    Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
    Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)Police said a stalker broke into the New York City townhouse of Taylor Swift, seen here performing at Z100's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

    Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap.

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    Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap.

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  • Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Man accused of luring elementary students with candy in Virginia

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:11:31 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 11:51 AM EDT2018-04-21 15:51:36 GMT
    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids. (Source: WTKR/CNN)

    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

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    Schools in Norfolk, VA, are warning parents about a person in a van trying to lure kids.

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  • In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    In new walkouts, students look to turn outrage to action

    Friday, April 20 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-04-20 04:26:49 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-04-21 14:15:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this March 14, 2018 file photo, young demonstrators hold a rally in front of the White House in Washington. Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gu...

    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

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    Another wave of school walkouts is expected as students honor victims of gun violence and push for gun control.

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  • Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Leak crackdown talk yields rare Comey, Trump agreement

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-04-20 05:03:06 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-21 13:16:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). Copies of the memos written by former FBI Director James Comey are photographed in Washington, Thursday, April 19, 2018. President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment...

    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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    President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about his first national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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  • Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Judge accused of abusing, berating defendants

    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:20 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:20:28 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-04-21 11:30:55 GMT
    Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)Judge Merrilee Ehrlich has stepped down after being accused of berating defendants. (Source: WSVN/CNN)

    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

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    A judge accused of "aggressive and tyrannical" behavior has stepped down from the bench.

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  • Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Kushner Cos. subpoenaed by feds after AP report

    Thursday, April 19 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-04-20 03:12:45 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 5:54 AM EDT2018-04-21 09:54:11 GMT
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to documents about its buildings in New York City. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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    The Kushner Cos. is confirming it was subpoenaed by federal prosecutors for information related to an Associated Press report that the company filed dozens of false documents about its buildings in New York City.

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  • North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    North Korea suspending nuclear and long-range missile tests

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:25:22 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 4:08 AM EDT2018-04-21 08:08:47 GMT
    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported. (Source: AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

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    North Korea says it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close nuclear test site, multiple news organizations reported.

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  • Report: Sessions might quit if Rosenstein is fired

    Report: Sessions might quit if Rosenstein is fired

    Saturday, April 21 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-04-21 05:49:55 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-04-21 06:04:56 GMT
    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. (Source: CNN/Pool)Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. (Source: CNN/Pool)

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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    Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly said he'd consider resigning if President Donald Trump fired Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

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  • Brutal rape and murder of 8-year-old girl shocks, outrages, and divides India

    Brutal rape and murder of 8-year-old girl shocks, outrages, and divides India

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:25 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:25:23 GMT
    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:34 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:34:30 GMT

    The rape and murder of Asifa Bano, a Muslim girl, allegedly by Hindu men, has opened up India's sectarian fault lines.

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    The rape and murder of Asifa Bano, a Muslim girl, allegedly by Hindu men, has opened up India's sectarian fault lines.

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  • Two Seminary baseball players sign scholarships to next level

    Two Seminary baseball players sign scholarships to next level

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:28:19 GMT
    Seminary baseball. Courtesy: WDAMSeminary baseball. Courtesy: WDAM
    Seminary baseball. Courtesy: WDAMSeminary baseball. Courtesy: WDAM

    Just hours before their playoff win over Forest, two Seminary baseball players signed scholarships to play ball at the next level. Landry McQueen inked with Copiah-Lincoln Community College and Fisher Norris signed with Southern Miss.

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    Just hours before their playoff win over Forest, two Seminary baseball players signed scholarships to play ball at the next level. Landry McQueen inked with Copiah-Lincoln Community College and Fisher Norris signed with Southern Miss.

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  • HS baseball playoff scores - April 20

    HS baseball playoff scores - April 20

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:17 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:17:51 GMT
    South Jones vs. Stone. Courtesy: WDAMSouth Jones vs. Stone. Courtesy: WDAM
    South Jones vs. Stone. Courtesy: WDAMSouth Jones vs. Stone. Courtesy: WDAM

    The MHSAA baseball playoffs continued Friday night. Here’s a look at some of the scores from around the Pine Belt...

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    The MHSAA baseball playoffs continued Friday night. Here’s a look at some of the scores from around the Pine Belt...

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  • Watkins retires as Petal baseball coach after 38 years

    Watkins retires as Petal baseball coach after 38 years

    Saturday, April 21 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-04-21 04:02:34 GMT

    Larry Watkins has been a legendary figure in the Petal community with a storied 38-year coaching career.

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    Larry Watkins has been a legendary figure in the Petal community with a storied 38-year coaching career.

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  • USM scores early, often, in victory over Middle Tennessee St.

    USM scores early, often, in victory over Middle Tennessee St.

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:05:20 GMT
    The Golden Eagles will conclude spring drills at noon Saturday with the annual Black and Gold Game at M.M. Roberts Stadium.The Golden Eagles will conclude spring drills at noon Saturday with the annual Black and Gold Game at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

    After two innings Friday night at Pete Taylor Park, the University of Southern Mississippi had strolled to a 6-0 lead over visiting Middle Tennessee State University. Literally. The 13th-ranked Golden Eagles took advantage of MTSU starter Jake Wyrick’s wildness, mixing six walks in with three hits to build an early lead on the way to a 9-1 Conference USA victory over the Blue Raiders.

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    After two innings Friday night at Pete Taylor Park, the University of Southern Mississippi had strolled to a 6-0 lead over visiting Middle Tennessee State University. Literally. The 13th-ranked Golden Eagles took advantage of MTSU starter Jake Wyrick’s wildness, mixing six walks in with three hits to build an early lead on the way to a 9-1 Conference USA victory over the Blue Raiders.

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  • Cancer survivors relay for life in Jones County

    Cancer survivors relay for life in Jones County

    Friday, April 20 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-04-21 03:00:22 GMT
    Cancer survivors and those affected by cancer in the Jones County area geared up for Relay for Life of Jones County on Friday. (Photo source: WDAM)Cancer survivors and those affected by cancer in the Jones County area geared up for Relay for Life of Jones County on Friday. (Photo source: WDAM)
    source: wdamsource: wdam

    Cancer survivors and those affected by cancer in the Jones County/Laurel area are geared up for Relay for Life of Jones County. Lead radiation therapist and Marketing Director with Laurel Cancer Care says this is meant to bring the community together.  "The survivors just come to this event to see other people that have fought the fight and that are continuing to fight," says McKee. "It's just to encourage them to keep fighting." According to Relay for Live...

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    Cancer survivors and those affected by cancer in the Jones County/Laurel area are geared up for Relay for Life of Jones County. Lead radiation therapist and Marketing Director with Laurel Cancer Care says this is meant to bring the community together.  "The survivors just come to this event to see other people that have fought the fight and that are continuing to fight," says McKee. "It's just to encourage them to keep fighting." According to Relay for Live...

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  • MDOC orders statewide lockdown of prisons

    MDOC orders statewide lockdown of prisons

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:38 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:38:34 GMT
    The Mississippi Department of Corrections has locked down all prisons in its system for the weekend. (Photo Source: Pixabay)The Mississippi Department of Corrections has locked down all prisons in its system for the weekend. (Photo Source: Pixabay)

    The Mississippi Department of Corrections has locked down all prisons in its system for the weekend.  MDOC announced the weekend lockdown on Twitter on Friday, saying that there would be no visitation, commissary or outside recreation this weekend. According to the Tweet, the lockdown went into effect Friday afternoon and movement is limited statewide until further notice.  LOCKDOWN There will be no visitation, commissary, or outside recreation this weekend at all prison...

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    The Mississippi Department of Corrections has locked down all prisons in its system for the weekend.  MDOC announced the weekend lockdown on Twitter on Friday, saying that there would be no visitation, commissary or outside recreation this weekend. According to the Tweet, the lockdown went into effect Friday afternoon and movement is limited statewide until further notice.  LOCKDOWN There will be no visitation, commissary, or outside recreation this weekend at all prison...

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  • Officers recognized at HPD's annual award ceremony

    Officers recognized at HPD's annual award ceremony

    Friday, April 20 2018 10:37 PM EDT2018-04-21 02:37:54 GMT
    The Hattiesburg Police Department recognized a few of its finest Friday during their annual awards ceremony at the Police Academy at Bobby Chain Airport. (Photo source: WDAM)The Hattiesburg Police Department recognized a few of its finest Friday during their annual awards ceremony at the Police Academy at Bobby Chain Airport. (Photo source: WDAM)

    The Hattiesburg Police Department recognized a few of its finest Friday during their annual awards ceremony at the Police Academy at Bobby Chain Airport. Police Chief Anthony Parker said the awards are for their dedication and service throughout the year and hopes it gives them incentive to help accomplish their goals. David Wynn II was awarded Officer of the Year and Whitney Harper was named Civilian Employee of the Year. Wynn was honored for breaking up a crime ring that...

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    The Hattiesburg Police Department recognized a few of its finest Friday during their annual awards ceremony at the Police Academy at Bobby Chain Airport. Police Chief Anthony Parker said the awards are for their dedication and service throughout the year and hopes it gives them incentive to help accomplish their goals. David Wynn II was awarded Officer of the Year and Whitney Harper was named Civilian Employee of the Year. Wynn was honored for breaking up a crime ring that...

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  • 1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    1 student injured in Florida school shooting; suspect in custody

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-04-20 13:27:44 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:53:21 GMT

    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

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    One student was injured in a school shooting at Forest High School in Ocala, FL. Police say the shooter is another student.

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  • U.S. Postal Service issues new forever stamp for Peace Rose

    U.S. Postal Service issues new forever stamp for Peace Rose

    Friday, April 20 2018 9:25 PM EDT2018-04-21 01:25:53 GMT
    (Source: KSLA News 12)(Source: KSLA News 12)
    (Source: KSLA News 12)(Source: KSLA News 12)

    The U.S. Postal Service is issuing a new Forever stamp celebrating one of the most popular roses of all time. 

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    The U.S. Postal Service is issuing a new Forever stamp celebrating one of the most popular roses of all time. 

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  • USM baseball to play doubleheader Saturday

    USM baseball to play doubleheader Saturday

    Friday, April 20 2018 8:24 PM EDT2018-04-21 00:24:47 GMT

    With inclement weather expected Sunday, the University of Southern Mississippi will wrap up its Conference USA baseball series with Middle Tennessee State University with a Saturday doubleheader at Pete Taylor Park. The first game will start at 1:30 p.m., 30 minutes earlier than the originally-scheduled 2 p.m. start. The second game will begin about 45 minutes at the conclusion of the opener.

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    With inclement weather expected Sunday, the University of Southern Mississippi will wrap up its Conference USA baseball series with Middle Tennessee State University with a Saturday doubleheader at Pete Taylor Park. The first game will start at 1:30 p.m., 30 minutes earlier than the originally-scheduled 2 p.m. start. The second game will begin about 45 minutes at the conclusion of the opener.

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  • HPD releases new details in capital murder of Deborah McGee

    HPD releases new details in capital murder of Deborah McGee

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:40 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:40:03 GMT
    Andrew Presley (Photo source: HPD)Andrew Presley (Photo source: HPD)

    Hattiesburg police have released new details in the capital murder investigation of 63-year-old Deborah McGee.

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    Hattiesburg police have released new details in the capital murder investigation of 63-year-old Deborah McGee.

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  • Cancer patients, survivors, attend 29th annual Camp Bluebird

    Cancer patients, survivors, attend 29th annual Camp Bluebird

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:35 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:35:22 GMT
    The theme for the 29th annual Camp Bluebird is "We Go Together Like Camp Bluebird." Photo credit WDAM.The theme for the 29th annual Camp Bluebird is "We Go Together Like Camp Bluebird." Photo credit WDAM.
    The theme for the 29th annual Camp Bluebird is "We Go Together Like Camp Bluebird." Photo credit WDAM.The theme for the 29th annual Camp Bluebird is "We Go Together Like Camp Bluebird." Photo credit WDAM.

    Dozens of cancer patients and cancer survivors gathered for a weekend of rest and relaxation at Paul B. Johnson State Park. 

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    Dozens of cancer patients and cancer survivors gathered for a weekend of rest and relaxation at Paul B. Johnson State Park. 

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  • Twelfth tornado victim receives new home

    Twelfth tornado victim receives new home

    Friday, April 20 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-04-20 23:20:40 GMT
    Margie Crudup is the twelfth tornado victim to move back into her home after the Jan. 2017 tornado that destroyed parts of Hattiesburg. (Photo Source: WDAM)Margie Crudup is the twelfth tornado victim to move back into her home after the Jan. 2017 tornado that destroyed parts of Hattiesburg. (Photo Source: WDAM)
    Margie Crudup is the twelfth tornado victim to move back into her home after the Jan. 2017 tornado that destroyed parts of Hattiesburg. (Photo Source: WDAM)Margie Crudup is the twelfth tornado victim to move back into her home after the Jan. 2017 tornado that destroyed parts of Hattiesburg. (Photo Source: WDAM)
    After losing her home in a tornado that touched down in 2017, Margie Crudup is rebuilding her life with the help of Mennonite Disaster Service, R3SM and the Greater Pinebelt Community Foundation.  "It's a great pleasure to have this moment right now to say that I have a home to live in," she said. "It's a blessing." A dedication ceremony was hosted Friday where Crudup received keys to her brand new home. The two bedroom and one bath home sits in the 200...More >>
    After losing her home in a tornado that touched down in 2017, Margie Crudup is rebuilding her life with the help of Mennonite Disaster Service, R3SM and the Greater Pinebelt Community Foundation.  "It's a great pleasure to have this moment right now to say that I have a home to live in," she said. "It's a blessing." A dedication ceremony was hosted Friday where Crudup received keys to her brand new home. The two bedroom and one bath home sits in the 200...More >>
  • HHS baseball coach shows team what it means to fight

    HHS baseball coach shows team what it means to fight

    Friday, April 20 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-04-20 22:19:07 GMT
    Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball. (Photo source: WDAM)Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball. (Photo source: WDAM)
    Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball. (Photo source: WDAM)Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball. (Photo source: WDAM)

    Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball, and the Tigers are district champions for the third straight year. Even with all the success, Hartfield is very fortunate to be out there coaching this season.

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    Joe Hartfield is in his 12th season as the head coach of Hattiesburg High Baseball, and the Tigers are district champions for the third straight year. Even with all the success, Hartfield is very fortunate to be out there coaching this season.

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  • Good News: Student art encourages healthy living

    Good News: Student art encourages healthy living

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:33 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:33:46 GMT
    Artwork from three schools will stay up until Tuesday. Four more schools will then be shown until May 8. (Photo source: WDAM)Artwork from three schools will stay up until Tuesday. Four more schools will then be shown until May 8. (Photo source: WDAM)
    Artwork from three schools will stay up until Tuesday. Four more schools will then be shown until May 8. (Photo source: WDAM)Artwork from three schools will stay up until Tuesday. Four more schools will then be shown until May 8. (Photo source: WDAM)

    From healthy living to character building, elementary students from the Hattiesburg Public School District create little masterpieces of inspiration.

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    From healthy living to character building, elementary students from the Hattiesburg Public School District create little masterpieces of inspiration.

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  • CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    CDC warns: Do not eat any romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ

    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-04-20 21:08:32 GMT

    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

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    The E. coli outbreak previously was confined to 11 states and applied primarily to bagged lettuce.

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  • HPD searching for man accused of writing fraudulent check

    HPD searching for man accused of writing fraudulent check

    Friday, April 20 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:05:16 GMT
    If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. (Photo source: HPD)If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. (Photo source: HPD)
    If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. (Photo source: HPD)If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. (Photo source: HPD)
    Hattiesburg police are searching for a man wanted in a forgery-uttering case. HPD spokesman Ryan Moore said the man wrote a fraudulent check for a drink machine at a business in the 600 block of Campbell Loop Drive in Hattiesburg. Witnesses said the suspect is roughly 6'2, 185 pounds and in his mid-to-late 20s, according to police.  If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. Copyright WDAM 2018....More >>
    Hattiesburg police are searching for a man wanted in a forgery-uttering case. HPD spokesman Ryan Moore said the man wrote a fraudulent check for a drink machine at a business in the 600 block of Campbell Loop Drive in Hattiesburg. Witnesses said the suspect is roughly 6'2, 185 pounds and in his mid-to-late 20s, according to police.  If you have any information on this suspect, please contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867. Copyright WDAM 2018....More >>
  • Dance music DJ Avicii dies in Oman

    Dance music DJ Avicii dies in Oman

    Friday, April 20 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-04-20 17:52:29 GMT
    Friday, April 20 2018 4:03 PM EDT2018-04-20 20:03:35 GMT
    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement. (Source: AP)The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement. (Source: AP)

    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement.

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    The artist is a force in the Electronic Dance Movement.

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  • USM to wrap up spring football with annual Black and Gold Game

    USM to wrap up spring football with annual Black and Gold Game

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:51 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:51:29 GMT

    In many cases, spring football is the time of year for asking questions, but usually, the definitive answers don’t arrive until preseason practice. Take the University of Southern Mississippi for example.

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    In many cases, spring football is the time of year for asking questions, but usually, the definitive answers don’t arrive until preseason practice. Take the University of Southern Mississippi for example.

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  • Mississippi jobless rate and payrolls remain strong in March

    Mississippi jobless rate and payrolls remain strong in March

    Friday, April 20 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-04-20 19:10:51 GMT

    Mississippi's job market was steady in March, humming along at record-low unemployment and record-high employer payrolls.

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    Mississippi's job market was steady in March, humming along at record-low unemployment and record-high employer payrolls.

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    Click on these feel-good stories that will uplift, warm your heart, are cute, sweet or just something that makes you smile. 

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    Remember heroes from the Civil Rights movement in the 'Trail of Hope,' a video series dedicated to telling the stories of activists who took part in demonstrations and fought for equality.

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    Remember heroes from the Civil Rights movement in the 'Trail of Hope,' a video series dedicated to telling the stories of activists who took part in demonstrations and fought for equality.

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    WDAM LawCallTM  is hosted by the Mississippi personal injury law firm of Reeves & Mestayer, WDAM LawCall is a live legal call-in show featuring guest attorneys from across the state. Reeves & Mestayer, PLLC focuses on personal injury law including tractor trailer, car wreck and general injury.  The firm has a special emphasis on Jones Act cases.   Now viewers in Hattiesburg & the Pine Belt can watch Law Call on WDAM ABC.  Pine Belt viewers c...

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    WDAM LawCallTM  is hosted by the Mississippi personal injury law firm of Reeves & Mestayer, WDAM LawCall is a live legal call-in show featuring guest attorneys from across the state. Reeves & Mestayer, PLLC focuses on personal injury law including tractor trailer, car wreck and general injury.  The firm has a special emphasis on Jones Act cases.   Now viewers in Hattiesburg & the Pine Belt can watch Law Call on WDAM ABC.  Pine Belt viewers c...

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    Find the latest health violations at Pine Belt restaurants here. 

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  • LIST: Hattiesburg to close roads for Jimmy Buffett concert

    LIST: Hattiesburg to close roads for Jimmy Buffett concert

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:58:05 GMT
    Expected road closures in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater. (Photo source: City of Hattiesburg)Expected road closures in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater. (Photo source: City of Hattiesburg)

    Several roads will close in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater.

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    Several roads will close in downtown Hattiesburg on Thursday, April 6, for the Jimmy Buffet concert at the Saenger Theater.

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  • Police: Man breaks into bar, takes nap before leaving

    Police: Man breaks into bar, takes nap before leaving

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:45:13 GMT
    Police say this is the man who broke into The Hideaway in Ocean Springs. (Photo Source: Ocean Springs Police)Police say this is the man who broke into The Hideaway in Ocean Springs. (Photo Source: Ocean Springs Police)

    Police say a man tapped out after breaking into an Ocean Springs bar on Sunday. Now they need your help finding him.

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    Police say a man tapped out after breaking into an Ocean Springs bar on Sunday. Now they need your help finding him.

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  • No more 'waste dirt' in Lamar County

    No more 'waste dirt' in Lamar County

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:30:18 GMT
    Road Manager Tommy Jones said the service stopped immediately after learning about the lawsuit. (Photo Source: WDAM)Road Manager Tommy Jones said the service stopped immediately after learning about the lawsuit. (Photo Source: WDAM)

    Lamar County residents will no longer be able to receive a 'waste dirt' delivery after a officials found out the service has been breaking the law.

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    Lamar County residents will no longer be able to receive a 'waste dirt' delivery after a officials found out the service has been breaking the law.

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  • The Latest: Defense rests; Cosby doesn't testify

    The Latest: Defense rests; Cosby doesn't testify

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:35 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:35:21 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:26:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual assault trial, Monday, April 23, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby arrives for his sexual assault trial, Monday, April 23, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
    The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial won't allow his lawyers to introduce testimony they say would shed light on the possible motivation of the comedian's chief accuser.More >>
    The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial won't allow his lawyers to introduce testimony they say would shed light on the possible motivation of the comedian's chief accuser.More >>
  • Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murder

    Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murder

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:51:31 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:23:31 GMT
    A jury has found an Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife guilty of murder and influencing witnesses.More >>
    A jury has found an Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife guilty of murder and influencing witnesses.More >>
  • Court: Copyright suit not allowed for selfie-taking monkey

    Court: Copyright suit not allowed for selfie-taking monkey

    Monday, April 23 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-04-23 17:51:48 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:23:28 GMT
    A U.S. appeals court has ruled in a case over selfies taken by a monkey that lawsuits can't be filed claiming animals have copyrights to photos.More >>
    A U.S. appeals court has ruled in a case over selfies taken by a monkey that lawsuits can't be filed claiming animals have copyrights to photos.More >>
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  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces birth of third girl

    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson announces birth of third girl

    Monday, April 23 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:16:03 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:26:49 GMT
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes to Instagram with adorable skin-to-skin moment baby announcement.More >>
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson takes to Instagram with adorable skin-to-skin moment baby announcement.More >>
  • Paris Hilton talks #MeToo, marriage and becoming a mom

    Paris Hilton talks #MeToo, marriage and becoming a mom

    Monday, April 23 2018 4:26 PM EDT2018-04-23 20:26:19 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:25:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Leanne Italie). This April 21, 2018 photo shows Paris Hilton, left, appears with moderator Phillip Picardi during the beauty industry event Beautycon Festival NYC in New York. Hilton said that she regrets saying pre-election that women who ac...(AP Photo/Leanne Italie). This April 21, 2018 photo shows Paris Hilton, left, appears with moderator Phillip Picardi during the beauty industry event Beautycon Festival NYC in New York. Hilton said that she regrets saying pre-election that women who ac...
    Paris Hilton gushes about fiance Chris Zylka, looking forward to being a mom.More >>
    Paris Hilton gushes about fiance Chris Zylka, looking forward to being a mom.More >>
  • Cosby opts not to testify as defense rests case

    Cosby opts not to testify as defense rests case

    Monday, April 23 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-04-23 04:15:07 GMT
    Monday, April 23 2018 5:22 PM EDT2018-04-23 21:22:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial, Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown.
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.More >>
    Bill Cosby's lawyers and publicists are increasingly playing to the court of public opinion as his sexual assault retrial heads toward deliberations.More >>

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  • Human trafficking still a problem in MS, experts say

    Human trafficking still a problem in MS, experts say

    Thursday, March 15 2018 11:36 PM EDT2018-03-16 03:36:23 GMT
    Last year, Mississippi received a B rating on human trafficking from the prevention group Shared Hope International. (Photo source: WDAM)Last year, Mississippi received a B rating on human trafficking from the prevention group Shared Hope International. (Photo source: WDAM)

    Last year, Mississippi received a "B" rating on human trafficking from the prevention group Shared Hope International. That rating is an upgrade from the “D” rating the state was given in 2011.

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    Last year, Mississippi received a "B" rating on human trafficking from the prevention group Shared Hope International. That rating is an upgrade from the “D” rating the state was given in 2011.

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  • Do bulletproof backpacks work?

    Do bulletproof backpacks work?

    Wednesday, March 14 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-03-14 22:11:12 GMT
    With school safety a hot topic around the country, some parents are turning to bulletproof backpacks to send their students to class with extra protection. (Photo source: WDAM)With school safety a hot topic around the country, some parents are turning to bulletproof backpacks to send their students to class with extra protection. (Photo source: WDAM)

    With school safety a hot topic around the country, some parents are turning to bulletproof backpacks to send their students to class with extra protection.  The backpacks can be pricey, so with the help of the Jones County Sheriff's Department, we put the backpacks to the test. WDAM 7 purchased a Guard Dog Security Pro Shield Bulletproof Backpack off Amazon for $119.00 in the days following the mass shooting at the Florida High School last month.  In a quick ...

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    With school safety a hot topic around the country, some parents are turning to bulletproof backpacks to send their students to class with extra protection.  The backpacks can be pricey, so with the help of the Jones County Sheriff's Department, we put the backpacks to the test. WDAM 7 purchased a Guard Dog Security Pro Shield Bulletproof Backpack off Amazon for $119.00 in the days following the mass shooting at the Florida High School last month.  In a quick ...

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    Are we becoming numb to violence?

    Thursday, March 8 2018 10:55 PM EST2018-03-09 03:55:47 GMT
    Psychology Fellow at Southern Behavioral Medicine David Gavel considers the question: Are we becoming numb to violence? (Photo source: WDAM)Psychology Fellow at Southern Behavioral Medicine David Gavel considers the question: Are we becoming numb to violence? (Photo source: WDAM)

    The October 2017 Las Vegas shooting remains the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. 58 people were killed. Only a month later, another shooting, 26 killed by a gunman inside a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. The latest shooting happened on Valentine's Day. 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida. Those shootings are just scratching the surface of the acts the FBI defines as mass shootings, four or more shot at once.

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    The October 2017 Las Vegas shooting remains the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. 58 people were killed. Only a month later, another shooting, 26 killed by a gunman inside a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. The latest shooting happened on Valentine's Day. 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida. Those shootings are just scratching the surface of the acts the FBI defines as mass shootings, four or more shot at once.

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