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New book shares insights from Steve Jobs' first boss

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

When Steve Jobs adopted "think different" as Apple's mantra in the late 1990s, the company's ads featured Albert Einstein, Bob Dylan, Amelia Earhart and a constellation of other starry-eyed oddballs who reshaped society.

 

 

Judge approves American-US Airways merger

Posted 3/28/2013 in Business

 

 

Tax return lobby fights effort to offer Return-free filing program

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

Imagine filing your income taxes in five minutes -- and for free. You'd open up a pre-filled return, see what the government thinks you owe, make any needed changes and be done. The miserable annual IRS shuffle, gone.

 

 

Gun control backers struggle to win some Democrats

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

 

 

Nelson Mandela in hospital with lung infection

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

 

Court's ruling won't end debate over gay marriage

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

However the Supreme Court rules after its landmark hearings on same-sex marriage, the issue seems certain to divide Americans and states for many years to come.

 

Colo. theater shooting suspect offers plea

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes has offered to plead guilty and serve the rest of his life in prison to avoid the death penalty -- a deal that would bring a swift end to the sometimes wrenching courtroom battle and circumvent a prolonged debate over his sanity.

 

 

Charges: Pa. man bagged deer in Walmart parking lot

Posted 3/28/2013 in National

 

 

Miss. Capitol rally calls for Medicaid expansion

Posted 3/28/2013 in State

More than 200 health advocates, doctors and others rallied at the Mississippi Capitol on Wednesday, asking legislators to expand Medicaid to the working poor.

 

 

Charter schools votes shift in House

Posted 3/28/2013 in State

 

 

Lawmakers near end of budget talks

Posted 3/28/2013 in State

 

Columbus is 24th in latest economic strength rating

Posted 3/27/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

As the spirit of regional cooperation continues to take root, Columbus has new reason to tout itself as the standard-bearer for economic strength within the Golden Triangle.

Rice: All citizens have role in building, maintaining democracy

Posted 3/27/2013 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told a Mississippi State University audience that a mature democracy requires individual citizens understand not only their rights, but also their responsibilities.

Storm spotters class equips public to aid tracking of dangerous weather

Posted 3/27/2013 in Columbus & Lowndes County

Before Steve Wilkinson explained what Tuesday's course was about he had to explain what it wasn't about. "This is not storm chaser training," Wilkinson told the crowd of about 20 who had gathered at the Atmos Energy Training Center in Columbus for a Storm Spotter Class. "We are just trying to get people to report what they see."

 

Charter school bill loses House vote, but not dead

Posted 3/27/2013 in State

Mississippi House members don't want to proceed with a Senate-backed education bill that includes a proposal for charter schools expansion.

 

 

Miss. Senator switches to Republican Party

Posted 3/27/2013 in State

State Sen. Nicky Browning of Pontotoc has switched from the Democratic Party to the GOP, saying the time was right for him to make the move and become a Republican.

 

Study: Obama health care program boosts costs by 32%

Posted 3/27/2013 in National

Insurance companies will have to pay out an average of 32 percent more for medical claims on individual health policies under President Barack Obama's overhaul, the nation's leading group of financial risk analysts has estimated.

Schools tour helps district leaders gauge progress

Posted 3/27/2013 in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville School District officials saw first-hand Tuesday how investments in technology and teachers are paying off in the district.

 

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