NEWS

27347 results   « previous   Page 4 of 1368   next »

 

Female CEOs see pay rise, but numbers remain small

Posted 5/26/2016 in Business

For the second year in a row, female CEOs earned more than their male counterparts and received bigger raises. But only a small sliver of the largest companies are run by women, and experts say gender parity at the top remains way off.

 

 

Groups say GOP convention protest area could foster clashes

Posted 5/26/2016 in National

Organizers for two groups on opposite ends of the political spectrum are unhappy with a protest route designated for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, arguing it restricts their free-speech rights and creates the possibility of clashes.

 

 

Pro-Trump Hispanics face ridicule from friends and family

Posted 5/26/2016 in National

Hispanic voters in Florida, New Mexico and California have waved Mexican flags and bashed Donald Trump pinatas -- clashing with police, at times -- to protest the Republican presidential contender's hard line approach to immigration.

 

 

Inspector's report: Clinton email use broke federal rules

Posted 5/26/2016 in National

Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found.

 

 

Building permits 5-26-16

Posted 5/26/2016 in Business

 

 

Government spends billions to run museum-ready computer systems

Posted 5/26/2016 in National

The government is squandering its technology budget maintaining museum-ready computer systems in critical areas from nuclear weapons to Social Security. They're still using floppy disks at the Pentagon.

 

CAFB sign officially unveiled

Posted 5/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Travelers along Highway 45 North will see a brand new sign welcoming visitors to the Columbus Air Force base.

Historic Columbus mansion gets new owner

Posted 5/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Upon its completion in the early 1850s, the massive Greek Revival Mansion known as "Riverview" has been considered a Columbus treasure and a point of pride as the property at 511 Second St. S. changed owners but never its status as one of the state's great antebellum homes.

Is Malik Newman leaving MSU?

Posted 5/25/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Mississippi State University basketball guard Malik Newman is expected to withdraw from the National Basketball Association Draft today and he may not play again for MSU, according to an ESPN report Tuesday.

 

Man pleads guilty to aggravated DUI

Posted 5/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

A Florida man will be sentenced Thursday morning after pleading guilty to aggravated driving under the influence.

 

 

ATVs not allowed on Corps of Engineers property

Posted 5/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The Army Corps of Engineers is reminding the public that the use of off-road vehicles is prohibited on Corps property.

 

 

Suspect in Charleston church shooting faces death penalty

Posted 5/25/2016 in National

Nearly a year after the brutal shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a Charleston, South Carolina, church, the U.S. Justice Department announced Tuesday its intent to seek the death penalty against the man facing federal hate crime charges in the killings.

 

 

MDE board backs gov.'s position on transgender bathrooms

Posted 5/25/2016 in State

Mississippi's Board of Education fell in line Tuesday with state Republican political leaders' opposition to federal guidance on transgender students' use of bathrooms and locker rooms.

 

New EMCC student union to enhance offerings and provide room to grow

Posted 5/25/2016 in Columbus & Lowndes County

The opening later this fall of a two-story, 76,000-square-foot student union and multi-purpose building at East Mississippi Community College's Golden Triangle campus will help alleviate growing pains at the college and provide additional classroom space.

Webster County student at MSU tops in regional design competition

Posted 5/25/2016 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

A Mississippi State rising senior from Eupora is the first-place winner in the 2016 New Orleans Fashion Week student designer competition.

 

Miss. man released from jail in daughter's death

Posted 5/25/2016 in State

A Mississippi man whose daughter died after he left her in a hot car was released from jail without bail Tuesday, with the possibility that the second-degree murder charge against him could be reduced.

 

 

Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agents

Posted 5/25/2016 in National

The Treasury Department has arrested five people in Miami accused of posing as IRS agents in telephone calls and demanding immediate payment of overdue taxes, a scheme that netted them an estimated $2 million, a top official said Tuesday.

 

 

Miss. Highway Patrol plans holiday enforcement period

Posted 5/25/2016 in State

The Mississippi Highway Patrol will begin the 2016 Memorial Day Travel Enforcement Period on Friday at 6 p.m. and conclude Monday at midnight.

 

 

« previous   Page 4 of 1368   next »

 

Advanced Search

 

 

 

Follow Us:

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us via Email