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Extreme couponers were sent to prison in $31.8 New! 2021-10-25 19:11:00"She trained herself in the different techniques she needed to manipulate barcodes to make these coupons work."

'I’m just happy we’re alive': Missouri tornado confirmed New! 2021-10-25 19:08:00The National Weather Service confirmed an EF-3 tornado hit Fredericktown Sunday night, damaging homes, businesses and the main electrical substation t

Police: 2 dead, 4 injured in Idaho mall New! 2021-10-25 19:08:00Police in Boise, Idaho, say two people were killed and four injured in a shooting at a shopping mall. They said one person was in custody.

Family of African-American education pioneer gathers at namesake New! 2021-10-25 18:58:00Rosa Scott is buried on school grounds

North Carolina man identified as victim of John New! 2021-10-25 18:57:00For more than 40 years, Francis Wayne Alexander was known as Victim #5. John Wayne Gacy was convicted of killing 33 young men and boys in the 1970s.

Jackson approaching grim milestone New! 2021-10-25 18:41:00The city of Jackson could soon match the record number of homicides it saw in 2020.

IHL mandates COVID-19 vaccinations for Mississippi university employees New! 2021-10-25 18:41:00The board that governs Mississippi state colleges and universities now says all employees have to get a COVID-19 vaccination.

COVID-19 vaccine can protect kids, those around them, 2021-10-25 18:40:00Federal officials are poised to give the green light to COVID-19 vaccination for children ages 5 to 11, and it comes at a time when the three big shot

How Puerto Rico became the most vaccinated place 2021-10-25 18:35:00Puerto Rico has quietly managed to outpace even New England states with the highest vaccination rates in the country.

Caught on camera: Tornado forms, touches down in 2021-10-25 18:14:00The tornado appeared to have caused some damage on the ground.

Bomb cyclone: Drought-stricken California doused by major storm 2021-10-25 17:26:00The storm flooded highways, toppled trees and caused mud flows in areas burned bare by recent fires across the northern part of the state.

Man charged with murder after shooting someone in 2021-10-25 17:02:00The victim's family believes this case could test the limits of Texas's so-called stand your ground law.

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10/26/21: The candy episode New! 2021-10-26 10:31:38As you probably saw on Saturday night, or in the days since, Mike Leach re-ignited the annual candy debate in his postgame interview with Alyssa Lang.

Charities benefit from fans' return to golf tournament New! 2021-10-26 10:30:02HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Travelers Championship announced Tuesday that June’s golf tournament, with limited fans in attendance, raised m

Husker recruit watch: Hausmann racks up the tackles New! 2021-10-26 10:30:00A look at how Husker recruits and prospects fared on the prep gridiron.

Intelligent Systems Schedules Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release New! 2021-10-26 10:20:07NORCROSS, Ga., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE: INS, www.intelsys.com ], the leading provider of innovative cr

Grammys CEO on a mission to regain music New! 2021-10-26 10:19:58BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — When Harvey Mason jr. took the helm at the Recording Academy, the Grammy-nominated producer knew there would be an uphill

Amfeltec Releases PCIe Gen 3 Backplane for PCIe New! 2021-10-26 10:18:00MARKHAM, Ontario, Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Amfeltec Corporation announced today the new addition to its Test Backplane product line: the PCI

Column: In world of youth, Langer puts focus New! 2021-10-26 10:17:43JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The bearded maintenance worker pounded his hammer into a metal spike next to the tee as Padraig Harrington prepared to

HV Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Robert J. “Bob” Marino New! 2021-10-26 10:17:03DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HV Bancorp, Inc., the parent company of Huntingdon Valley Bank, announced that Vice-Chairman Robert

Cal-Maine announces $23.0 Million capital project New! 2021-10-26 10:16:00

The National Kidney Foundation Board of Directors Selects New! 2021-10-26 10:15:47NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) Board of Directors selected former National Security Council official, Ne

Sudan general: PM detained in coup held for New! 2021-10-26 10:13:17CAIRO (AP) — Sudan’s ruling general suggested Tuesday that some members of the government he dissolved in a coup could face trial but said

Pandemic failed to waylay new investment in Mississippi New! 2021-10-26 10:09:00» DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY SAYS CAPITAL INVESTMENT NEARED $2 BILLION

Jackson Free Press stories:

They Said Emmett Till’s Name to Me. Now, 2021-10-22 12:30:54The first time I ever heard someone say Emmett Till’s name was in Room 504 at Wayne County High School. My Mississippi studies teacher was Calli

JSU Hosting Sheriff Debate, MSU Race in America 2021-10-22 12:26:45Jackson State University's Department of Political Science will host a debate between Hinds County Sheriff candidates running to fill the position of

Mississippi Sets Date for State's First Execution Since 2021-10-22 11:38:05JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Supreme on Thursday set a Nov. 17 execution date for an inmate who withdrew his appeals and once filed cou

FDA Authorizes ‘Mix-And-Match’ COVID-19 Boosters, Pfizer Touts 95% 2021-10-21 14:07:02Getting a COVID-19 booster shot could soon become much simpler for those who received Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines, thanks to the U.S. Fo

Longtime Mississippi Public Health Officer Dr. Alton Cobb 2021-10-21 11:27:09JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Dr. Alton Cobb, a former Mississippi state health officer who helped create some of the nation's most comprehensive vacci

Lawsuits: Mississippi Capital City's Water Harms Children 2021-10-21 11:24:23JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Two new lawsuits claim hundreds of children have been exposed to dangerous lead levels through the drinking water in Missi

Archie v. Hinds County Board of Supervisors: Mississippi 2021-10-20 14:04:10The Hinds County Board of Supervisors voted to remove District 2 Supervisor David Archie as vice president on Sept. 29. On Monday, Oct. 18, the Missis

Green Hydrogen Hub in Mississippi to be Largest 2021-10-20 13:33:58JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Jackson-based company has announced plans to build a green hydrogen hub in Mississippi it says will be the largest of it

One Jail’s Tale: Hinds County Detention Center At 2021-10-20 13:27:45JACKSON, Miss.—The Hinds County Detention Center in Raymond was problematic from the beginning. The woes really started when the detention cent

Dobbs Urges COVID-19 Vaccination As Flu Season Approaches 2021-10-19 13:53:02State health leadership, including State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs, urged more Mississippians to get vaccinated before flu season hits during an

Report: Jackson Dumped 6B Gallons of Partly Treated 2021-10-19 13:49:05JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s capital city dumped more than 6 billion gallons (22.7 billion liters) of partly treated sewage into a

Auditor Demands Brett Favre Return $828,000 in ‘Illegally 2021-10-19 12:51:56NFL star Brett Favre must return $828,000 he received from welfare funds that should have gone to needy families, Mississippi State Auditor Shad White

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Pig-to-human transplants come a step closer with new 2021-10-21 16:47:26By CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer Scientists temporarily attached a pig’s kidney to a human body and watched it begin to work, a small step

Mississippi tattoo artist creates illustrations for Moschino 2021-10-21 16:18:19By HANNAH RUHOFF, Sun Herald OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) _ Moschino, an international luxury fashion brand from Italy, is known for loud, expressive des

Tailor-Made Size Chart To Help Indians Find Right 2021-10-21 14:49:42A new survey is being conducted across the country to arrive at a sizing chart suited for Indian body types.  The post Tailor-Made Size Chart To

Big Buy In Indian Fintech After Half A 2021-10-21 14:45:22PayU is looking to handle 4 billion transactions annually after the $4.7-billion acquisition of BillDesk. The post Big Buy In Indian Fintech After Hal

VIDEO: Puppy Love: Adorable Dwarf Mongoose Pups Romp 2021-10-21 14:17:34Adults keep a watchful eye over the 2-month-old babies as they emerge from the safety of their zoo den. The post VIDEO: Puppy Love: Adorable Dwarf Mon

New Technology Measures Whether Green Inventions Can Really 2021-10-21 12:53:20Digital tool lets startups see how much their methods would reduce greenhouse gas emissions over five years. The post New Technology Measures Whether

Israel, UAE Plan To Fly To The Moon 2021-10-21 12:49:18In the first international agreement for SpaceIL, the Beresheet 2 mission is to be a joint Israeli-Emirates project. The post Israel, UAE Plan To Fly

In Memoriam: Colin Powell remembered as a ‘Good 2021-10-20 23:42:35By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, Colin Powell has died from complications from Covid-19, his family members have confirmed. The first b

Historic Homecoming weekend ends in victory 2021-10-20 23:41:07By Tim Ward, Sports Writer, 53,578 was the number of people announced in attendance at the homecoming game this past weekend. People were everywhere.

Crime: ‘A sad state of affairs, but it 2021-10-20 23:38:51By Gail H.M. Brown, Ph.D. Contributing Writer , As of press time Wednesday evening, Oct. 19, Jackson had witnessed its 121st homicide according t

New club aims to promote cycling for Black 2021-10-07 15:04:58By ISABELLE TAFT, Sun Herald JACKSON, Miss. (AP) _ When Moss Point High School teacher Louis Henderson first started bringing his bike into his classr

In R. Kelly verdict, Black women see long-overdue 2021-10-07 14:54:07By DEEPTI HAJELA Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ For years, decades even, allegations swirled that R&B superstar R. Kelly was abusing young women