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Biden picks Samantha Power, former UN envoy, for US aid post

Power served as U.N. ambassador from 2013 to 2017.  

President Donald Trump condemns Capitol riot, concedes to Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is conceding to President-elect Joe Biden and condemning the violent supporters who stormed the nation’s Capitol Wednesday. In a...

Trump says his term is ending, transition will be orderly

Trump issued a statement early Thursday acknowledging his term in office is coming to a close just minutes after Congress certified his loss to Biden.

House rejects objection to Biden’s Arizona win

The House has voted overwhelmingly to reject an objection to President-elect Joe Biden’s win in Arizona, joining the Senate in upholding the results of...

Senate rejects challenge to Biden Arizona win

The Senate has overwhelmingly turned aside a challenge to President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in Arizona, guaranteeing the result will stand. The objection to the results...

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter won’t attend Biden’s inauguration

It marks the first time the couple, 96 and 93, will have missed the ceremonies since Carter was sworn in as the 39th president in 1977.

Biden clears 270-vote mark as electors affirm his victory

By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Joe Biden has cleared the 270-vote mark needed to win the presidency with California’s 55 electoral votes. The voting...

Biden makes pitch for retired general to be Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is making his case for retired Army Gen. Lloyd Austin to be secretary of defense. Biden urges Congress to waive a legal prohibition against a recently serving military officer running the Pentagon. With concern rising in Congress about maintaining civilian control of the military, Biden is suggesting he feels […]

Biden breaks foot while playing with dog, to wear a boot

President-elect Joe Biden will likely wear a walking boot for several weeks after breaking his right foot.

Biden’s transition gets green light

By ZEKE MILLER, DAVID EGGERT and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - After weeks of delay, the federal government has recognized President-elect Joe Biden as...

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Biloxi PD searching for missing person Edward L. Birkla

The Biloxi Police Department is requesting your assistance in helping to locate a reported missing person. Thirty-nine-year-old Edward Birkla was reported missing Thursday. He was...

Federal report says pandemic hit seafood industry hard

A federal report says the coronavirus pandemic has taken away about a third of the commercial fishing industry's revenue. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Additional COVID-19 Vaccine Allocated to Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. – Today the Mississippi State Department of Health announces that additional COVID-19 vaccine was allocated to Mississippi this week. The additional allotments will support ongoing...

1/15 – Rob’s “Warming Trend” Friday Afternoon Forecast

High-pressure continues to move in from the NW shaping the forecast through the weekend...