Massachusetts judge charged with helping man evade ICE by sneaking out back door of courthouse

Massachusetts U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said the charges were not meant to send a message about immigration policy. Everyone must be held to the rule of law, even the privileged and powerful, he said.
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  Digital rollbacks: Millions of cars have false mileage on odometers

Carfax experts say there are potentially more than one million cars on the roads with false odometer readings - meaning their mileage has been rolled back to make the vehicles look like they have less wear and tear.

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First Alert: Pine Belt under tornado watch until 3 p.m.

Storm shelters in Forrest, Jones counties open

Pine Belt Prep Baseball Playoff Schedule

Slater’s 3 home runs, 8 RBIs, power USM past UNO

  Business owners share mixed feelings on 1% tax increase

Restaurants and hotels will raise their sales tax by 1%, but, not everyone is on board with the change.
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North Korea billed the U.S. $2 million for Otto Warmbier’s care, according to reports

The college student was in a coma for most of his sentence in North Korea. He was arrested for taking down a propaganda poster, and sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labor.

  Hustle University steps in to help low performing school

Major sewer line project underway in downtown Columbia

Two men charged with growing marijuana in Forrest County

Man charged with capital murder in death of Hattiesburg mother

Longleaf Trace unveils new look

  Top of Class 2019 continues a long tradition of academic excellence

Hattiesburg man sentenced to 20 years for drug trafficking

Jasper Co. schools will resume school Thursday

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  Chipotle receives subpoena from feds after hundreds got sick in Ohio last year

It’s the fourth subpoena for the chain that’s part of an ongoing federal investigation that also includes restaurants in Massachusetts, Virginia and California.

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  Picasso Nelson Jr. puts in work as NFL Draft arrives

  Carey sweeps LSU-Alexandria on Tuesday

William Carey swept Friday’s doubleheader with LSU-Alexandria to inch closer to the .500 mark.The Crusaders defeated the Generals 9-7 in game one, followed by a 9-6 win in game two.

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Southern Miss names incoming police chief

College board names alumna to lead Alcorn State

  E. coli outbreak spreads to 10 states

Missing Simpson Co. woman found by husband near family home

Employees at neighboring Dollar Generals robbed at gunpoint the same night

The break in at the Mize store happened just after the store closed at 10:00 p.m.
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  Ex-Vice President Joe Biden joins presidential race

He launched his presidential campaign with a video posted to YouTube that said the "soul of this nation" is at stake.

  Donaldson double gives USM walk-off win

Hattiesburg 1% tax referendum passes with 81% of vote

Widow of HPD officer killed in line of duty passes away

  Bay Springs High hosts academic signing day for 11 students