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Hurricane Laura’s Louisiana death toll up to 26

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana's death toll from Hurricane Laura has risen to 26. Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the latest death attributed to...

7 fatally shot at illegal California marijuana growing site

Authorities say seven people were fatally shot in Southern California at an illegal marijuana growing operation.

From heat to snow: Rocky Mountains see 60-degree plunge

Summer has come to an abrupt halt in parts of the Rocky Mountains as temperatures reaching into the 90s have plunged by around 60 degrees in less than 24 hours.

‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ will end in 2021

Who do we keep up with now? After more than a decade, “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” will be ending its run next year.

Budget deficit to hit record $3.3T due to virus, recession

The federal budget deficit is projected to hit a record $3.3 trillion due to COVID-19 costs and the recession. That’s more than triple the 2019 shortfall.

TSA rescues wedding dress left at airport checkpoint

Transportation Security Administration employees saved a bride’s big day after her wedding dress was left behind at an airport security checkpoint.

Texas renews court effort to ban abortion procedure

By KEVIN McGILL Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Texas officials are trying to get a federal appeals court’s permission to enforce a ban on a...

WWII surrender ceremony in Hawaii limited to local veterans

A Pearl Harbor ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II will be limited to survivors of the war living in Hawaii because of coronavirus concerns.

Miami Dolphins to allow up to 13,000 NFL fans at home opener

The Miami Dolphins will allow up to 13,000 socially distancing fans to attend their home opener against the Buffalo Bills on Sept. 20, a decision that divided political leaders and upset the visiting coach.

Republicans nominate Trump; he questions election integrity

President Donald Trump has turned a surprise opening-day appearance at his party’s scaled-down national political convention into an opportunity to cast doubt on the integrity of the fall election.

Top Trump aide Kellyanne Conway to leave White House

By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — One of President Donald Trump’s most influential and longest-serving advisers, Kellyanne Conway, says she will be leaving the...

Man sentenced for role in 2017 Manchester bombing at Ariana Grande concert

LONDON (AP) — The brother of the suicide bomber who set off an explosion at a 2017 Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England has...
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Airplane crash leaves two people dead in Foley, Alabama

A U.S. Navy aircraft crashed into a house southeast of Mobile, Alabama and at least two people died according to police. The Foley Fire Department...

National Prescription Take Back Day is Saturday

The Biloxi Police Department is partnering with the DEA to offer a safe drop off site for prescription drugs this weekend. People who wish to...

Gautier Mullet Fest takes place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The 30th annual Gautier Mullet and Music Fest is sure to safely lure in families and festival-goers tomorrow. There will be a few changes...

Halloween on Howard kicks off Saturday, October 24th

It’s spooky season on the Coast, but in light of COVID-19 Halloween looks a little different this year. Tomorrow, the City of Biloxi is hosting...