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Judge approves $60 million to pay athletes

Student athletes are about to get a raise and it is about time. Read more…

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Planned Parenthood braces for impact

The Center for Medical Change, an anti-abortion group, released a video that was reportedly shot with a hidden camera, showing Planned Parenthood doctor Deborah Nucatola discussing the sale of fetal organs with actors posing as medical professionals.  Read more…

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Underneath the Crown: Miss Mississippi Hannah Roberts

Only a small portion of young ladies gets the opportunity to participate in pageants. Even fewer get the chance to win, wear a pretty crown and move on to the next stage after each round. For Hannah Roberts, this was not only a dream but one she made come true in being crowned as the 59th Miss Mississippi during the 2015 Miss Mississippi pageant in Vicksburg on June 27. Read more…

Syrian Kurds Cross Turkish Border in Droves as ISIS Nears Kobani

Chaos errupts at Syria-Turkey Border in Kobani

Kurdish fighters continue to battle the Islamic State in the Syrian border town Kobani. Read More…

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NBC News cameraman contracts Ebola

An American NBC News cameraman was confirmed to have Ebola Thursday afternoon in Liberia. Read More…

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Obama responds to Ebola outbreak

President Barack Obama and the United Nations met in a general assembly to discuss an international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa Thursday. Read More…

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African ship carries Malaria to Louisiana

Sick passengers aboard a ship which traveled from western Africa were quarantined and transported to West Jefferson Medical center on Wednesday. Read More…

CVS terminates tobacco sales nation wide

CVS, one of the nations leading drug stores, announced they will no longer be selling tobacco products as of midnight of Sept. 2. Read More…

David Letterman ends run as host of “Late Show”

Wednesday marked the end of American television host David Letterman’s run as host of “Late Show”. Read more…