A House Republican's effort to better coordinate government-wide efforts to free U.S. hostages held abroad is winning early support from the Pentagon chief.
Japanese police said they arrested a man on Thursday accused of making bomb threats against the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo, and media reports said he is also a possible suspect in recent death threats against Ambassador Caroline Kennedy.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had a variety of extremist materials on his computer, including an issue of the al-Qaida magazine Inspire with an article entitled "Make a Bomb in the Kitchen of Your Mom," an FBI agent testified Thursday.
The two extremist gunmen who killed 21 people at a museum in Tunis trained in neighboring Libya before carrying out the deadly attack, a top Tunisian security official said.
Would-be District 5 supervisor candidate Marty Turner is appealing the Lowndes County Democratic Executive Committee's decision to exclude him from the Aug. 4 primary ballot.
An aerospace businessman of 19 years, Sam Adcock of Columbus quit his job Tuesday.
Two of the Golden Triangle's three largest cities saw increases in sales tax revenue received in March.
It has been a good year for native Mississippians on American Idol.
Deep South Pout, a women's fashion store which has been on Main Street for three years, is moving to Wilkins Wise Road.
Five applicants, including three internal Starkville Fire Department employees, will interview March 30 for the city's vacant fire chief position.
House Democrats, in one of their most unified moments of the past four years, may have killed the chance for large tax cuts in Mississippi's current legislative session.
Monsanto said Wednesday it will pay about $350,000 to settle class action lawsuits brought by farmers in seven states over genetically modified wheat.
Interest in income inequality is all the rage in public debate nowadays, with political figures from Sen. Elizabeth Warren on the left to Republican presidential prospect Jeb Bush on the right decrying the widening gap between the wealthy and everyone else.
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