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  • Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-04-19 13:41:52 GMT
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into...More >>
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into custody,...More >>
  • Campaign ad features Yarber "selfie"

    Campaign ad features Yarber "selfie"

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:15:35 GMT
    With Jackson's mayoral election just days away, the relatively clean campaign is about to get dirty... Thanks to an unflattering video of one of the candidates, which has surfaced in a campaign ad. AprilMore >>
    With Jackson's mayoral election just days away, the relatively clean campaign is about to get dirty, thanks to an unflattering video of one of the candidates, which has surfaced in a campaign ad.
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  • Obama: Easter a time to reflect on hope, renewal

    Obama: Easter a time to reflect on hope, renewal

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:53 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:53:40 GMT
    President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to draw strength and inspiration from the Easter and Passover holidays.More >>
    President Barack Obama is encouraging Americans to draw strength and inspiration from the Easter and Passover holidays.More >>
  • Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    Sub search for missing jet to be finished in week

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:11 AM EDT2014-04-19 11:11:39 GMT
    The search coordination center says an underwater robotic submarine is expected to finish searching a narrowed down area of the Indian Ocean seabed for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane within the next week,...More >>
    A robotic submarine looking for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is expected to finish searching a patch of the Indian Ocean seabed within a week after so far coming up empty, and the search area may be expanded after...More >>
  • Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Health care site flagged in Heartbleed review

    Saturday, April 19 2014 2:45 AM EDT2014-04-19 06:45:14 GMT
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...More >>
    People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's...More >>
  • Debate gets interesting when candidates question each other

    Debate gets interesting when candidates question each other

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:10:00 GMT
    Jackson's two mayoral candidates sparred over a variety of topics during our WLBT debate Thursday evening. But it was when Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Jackson City Councilman Tony Yarber had theMore >>
    Jackson's two mayoral candidates sparred over a variety of topics during our WLBT debate Thursday evening. But it was when Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Jackson City Councilman Tony Yarber had the opportunity to ask each other questions that things got interesting.More >>
  • Operation Bunny Hop: Just in time for Easter

    Operation Bunny Hop: Just in time for Easter

    Saturday, April 19 2014 1:03 AM EDT2014-04-19 05:03:58 GMT
    Depending on where you're traveling tonight, you may come across a safety checkpoint. It's called "Operation Bunnyhop" and officers will be checking driver's licenses and insurance information.   ThoseMore >>
    From Clinton to Utica, hundreds of law enforcement officers helped kick off Operation Bunny Hop, turning Good Friday into a not-so-good day for would-be criminals.
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  • Pretrial detainees have long waits for mental evaluations

    Pretrial detainees have long waits for mental evaluations

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:56 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:56:11 GMT
    We continues our investigation into the length of time some detainees are being held at the Hinds County Detention Center. Official documents reveal, one man has been incarcerated for eight years, waitingMore >>
    We continues our investigation into the length of time some detainees are being held at the Hinds County Detention Center. Official documents reveal, one man has been incarcerated for eight years, waiting for trial and he is not the only one.More >>
  • Pearl High School student takes dream date to prom

    Pearl High School student takes dream date to prom

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:26 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:26:01 GMT
    18-year-old Jacob Daniels can barely wipe the smile off his face, in anticipation of his Senior Prom Friday night. His mother Lori helps him try on his tuxedo as he talks about the dream girl he'll beMore >>
    Eighteen-year-old Jacob Daniels can barely wipe the smile off his face, in anticipation of his Senior Prom Friday night. His mother Lori helps him try on his tuxedo as he talks about the dream girl he'll be arm in arm with.
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  • Walt's Look Around: Easter

    Walt's Look Around: Easter

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:14:05 GMT
    Easter weekend means lots of things; maybe a new outfit to wear to church Sunday, an Easter egg hunt, or a family reunion. Here are some other things happening in Mississippi right now.  This stack ofMore >>
    They never said exactly where in Attala County, But it's the thought that counts, somebody doing something for the rest of us to enjoy; Kind of like outdoor Christmas decorations.More >>
  • Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:11:37 GMT
    Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging...More >>
    A robotic submarine has finished its sixth trip to the bottom of the Indian Ocean in the hunt for wreckage from the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, six weeks after the aircraft mysteriously disappeared, the search...More >>
  • Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Captain of sunken S. Korean ferry, 2 crew arrested

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:51:26 GMT
    Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.More >>
    The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested early Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need - three of whom were seen lifeless in the...More >>
  • SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    SpaceX making Easter delivery of station supplies

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:01:21 GMT
    SpaceX returned to the launch pad Friday in hopes of finally delivering supplies to the International Space Station, but stormy weather threatened to interfere.More >>
    A SpaceX supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Friday, setting the stage for an Easter morning delivery and urgent spacewalking repairs later in the week.More >>
  • Congressman Gregg Harper pushes for labor law change

    Congressman Gregg Harper pushes for labor law change

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:37 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:37:40 GMT
    Congressman Gregg Harper's 24-year-old son, Livingston, has an intellectual disability called Fragile X syndrome. His family has always reminded him of the following truth. "If you have special needs,More >>
    Congressman Gregg Harper's 24-year-old son, Livingston, has an intellectual disability called Fragile X syndrome. His family has always reminded him of the following truth. "If you have special needs,More >>
  • Farmers, Residents Watching Big Black River Crest

    Farmers, Residents Watching Big Black River Crest

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:32:37 GMT
    Residents in western Hinds county are still struggling through flooding problems. Heavy rains earlier this week delayed a second crest on the Big Black river until Friday. The river has leveled off atMore >>
    residents in western Hinds County are still struggling through flooding problems. Heavy rains earlier this week delayed a second crest on the Big Black river until Friday.
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  • Woman finds body during egg hunt

    Woman finds body during egg hunt

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:04:19 GMT
    Police say there are no obvious signs of foul play.More >>
    Police say there are no obvious signs of foul play.More >>
  • Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

    Teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:31 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:31:52 GMT
    A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.More >>
    A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.More >>
  • Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Rantankerous: Is drafting a QB early really a good idea?

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:18:40 GMT
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."More >>
    The sparks really start flying about the 15-minute mark when George says those two magic words: "Johnny Manziel."More >>
  • Miss. officers rescue woman, granddaughter from lake

    Miss. officers rescue woman, granddaughter from lake

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:07:18 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – Two Olive Branch police officers are considered heroes Friday morning after jumping into a lake to save a woman and her 7-year-old granddaughter from their sinking van. Those officers took theirMore >>
    Two Olive Branch police officers are considered heroes Friday morning after jumping into a lake to save a woman and her 7-year-old granddaughter from their sinking van.More >>
  • Toyota celebrates production of first Corolla to be exported from Miss.

    Toyota celebrates production of first Corolla to be exported from Miss.

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:32:26 GMT
    Mississippi is celebrating another automotive milestone. On Thursday, Governor Phil Bryant and officials from Toyota celebrated the production of the first Corolla to be exported from the Blue SpringsMore >>
    Mississippi is celebrating another automotive milestone. On Thursday, Governor Phil Bryant and officials from Toyota celebrated the production of the first Corolla to be exported from Miss. facility.More >>
  • Brandon high school student accepted to West Point

    Brandon high school student accepted to West Point

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:30 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:30:01 GMT
    She is the latest in a long line of Brandon Bulldogs to be appointed to the United States Military Academy at West Point. Senior Emily McGowan was honored today in a ceremony where she expressed her thanksMore >>
    Senior Emily McGowan was honored on Thursday in a ceremony where she expressed her thanks to everyone in her life who played a role in her journey.
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  • Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

    Christians mark Good Friday in the Holy Land

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:01 AM EDT2014-04-18 15:01:04 GMT
    Christians in the Holy Land are commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.More >>
    Christians in the Holy Land have commemorated the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in Good Friday prayers and processions through Jerusalem's Old City.More >>
  • Yarber and Lumumba debate at WLBT studio

    Yarber and Lumumba debate at WLBT studio

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:40:48 GMT
    Jackson's two mayoral candidates stepped into the WLBT studio Thursday night for a one-hour runoff debate.   Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Jackson City Councilman Tony Yarber went back and forth onMore >>
    Jackson's two mayoral candidates stepped into the WLBT studio Thursday night for a one-hour runoff debate.   Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba and Jackson City Councilman Tony Yarber went back and forth on several issues, touting specifics and pushing their visions for the future of the Capital City.More >>
  • Are Hinds County Detainees being held too long?

    Are Hinds County Detainees being held too long?

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:31 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:31:23 GMT
    WLBT continues to uncover new information about inmates being held too long at the Hinds County Detention Facility. One inmate has been locked behind bars since 2006, so is justice being served? JessicaMore >>
    We continues to uncover new information about inmates being held too long at the Hinds County Detention Facility. One inmate has been locked behind bars since 2006. So, is justice being served?
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  • Spicy Fresh Tomato Pasta Sauce

    Spicy Fresh Tomato Pasta Sauce

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:18:57 GMT
    Ingredients: 6 small tomatoes, chopped 4 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves of crushed garlic 1/2 cup green onions, chopped 2 jalapenos, finely chopped 1/4¼ cup cilantro, chopped 2 tablespoonsMore >>
    Ingredients: 6 small tomatoes, chopped 4 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves of crushed garlic 1/2 cup green onions, chopped 2 jalapenos, finely chopped 1/4¼ cup cilantro, chopped 2 tablespoonsMore >>
  • Ridgeland Police looking for man with crooked knife

    Ridgeland Police looking for man with crooked knife

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:39 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:39:27 GMT
    Ridgeland police need your help finding a brazen robber. Investigators say the crime happened around 4:15 Monday morning at a convenience store.       The suspect's face is covered, but he's armed withMore >>
    Ridgeland police need your help finding a brazen robber. Investigators say the crime happened around 4:15 Monday morning at a convenience store.More >>
  • Miss. legalizing marijuana extract as medicine

    Miss. legalizing marijuana extract as medicine

    Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has signed a bill to legalize a marijuana extract to be used as medicine under tightly controlled circumstances.More >>
    Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has signed a bill to legalize a marijuana extract to be used as medicine under tightly controlled circumstances.More >>
  • School District preps every junior for ACT

    School District preps every junior for ACT

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:45 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:45:11 GMT
    Here's an equation you can understand, even if you aren't into math. The higher you make on the ACT equals the more money you get for college. The Madison County School District are keeping that answerMore >>
    Here's an equation you can understand, even if you aren't into math. The higher you make on the ACT equals the more money you get for college. The Madison County School District are keeping that answer at the top of their priority list with an ACT prep day for every junior in the district.More >>
  • Yazoo Co. car crash leaves one teen dead, another airlifted to UMMC

    Yazoo Co. car crash leaves one teen dead, another airlifted to UMMC

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:47 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:47:04 GMT
    The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a head-on collision that took the life of a Yazoo City teen. A burned out shell is all that is left of one of the cars involved. The wreck happened aroundMore >>
    The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a car crash that took the life of a Yazoo City teen.A burned out shell is all that is left of the car involved.
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  • Sig Ep fraternity will close Ole Miss chapter

    Sig Ep fraternity will close Ole Miss chapter

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:47:02 GMT
    The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity will close its chapter on The University of Mississippi campus. Dean of Students Sparky Reardon says the closure comes after numerous accounts of hazing and underage drinkingMore >>
    The Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity will close its chapter on The University of Mississippi campus. Dean of Students Sparky Reardon says the closure comes after numerous accounts of hazing and underage drinking within the UM chapter, which violated fraternity and university policies.More >>
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  • Affordable Care Act

    Affordable Care Act

    The deadline to sign up for the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, is March 31, 2014.
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    The deadline to sign up for the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, is March 31, 2014.
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  • 7 Jackson mayoral candidates debate the issues

    Mayoral Debate

    Thursday, March 27 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-03-28 03:10:54 GMT
    Seven of the Thirteen candidates for Jackson Mayor answered questions before a live audience for two hours during the Jackson Chamber of Commerce sponsored debate at Jackson State Thursday. The eventMore >>
    Seven of the Thirteen candidates for Jackson Mayor answered questions before a live audience for two hours during the Jackson Chamber of Commerce sponsored debate at Jackson State Thursday.
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  • NCAA Tournament

    NCAA Tournament

    March Madness begins! Follow the 2013-14 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament as teams vie to make the Final Four in Arlington, TX.More >>
    March Madness begins! Follow the 2013-14 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament as teams vie to make the Final Four in Arlington, TX.
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  • WATCH: Berry College Eagle Cam shows live images of eagle family

    WATCH: Berry College Eagle Cam shows live images of eagle family

    Friday, April 4 2014 5:44 AM EDT2014-04-04 09:44:09 GMT
    The northwest Georgia school is live-streaming video of this eagle nest on campus. The 24/7 view – the only eagle nest cam in the state – offers a unique window into the lives of these iconic raptors.From:More >>
    Thousands of people are watching live in anticipation as a bald eagle at Berry College in northwest Georgia waits patiently for her eggs to hatch.More >>
  • Fresh from the Flame

    Every Friday, chef Julie Levanway joins The Morning Team to cook up a delicious meal "Fresh from the Flame." After you see her latest creation on the air, this is the place to get the recipe.More >>
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  • Hawaiian mega mansion sold

    Hawaiian mega mansion sold

    Thursday, March 27 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-03-28 00:56:41 GMT
    A breathtaking, oceanfront mansion on the Big Island has a new owner. The 9-plus acre "Waterfalling Estate" property sits on a cliff along the Hamakua Coast. It is 8,100 square feet with five bedroomsMore >>
    A breathtaking, oceanfront mansion on the Big Island has a new owner.More >>
  • Campaign ad features Yarber "selfie"

    Campaign ad features Yarber "selfie"

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:15 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:15:35 GMT
    With Jackson's mayoral election just days away, the relatively clean campaign is about to get dirty... Thanks to an unflattering video of one of the candidates, which has surfaced in a campaign ad. AprilMore >>
    With Jackson's mayoral election just days away, the relatively clean campaign is about to get dirty, thanks to an unflattering video of one of the candidates, which has surfaced in a campaign ad.
    More >>
  • Miss. officers rescue woman, granddaughter from lake

    Miss. officers rescue woman, granddaughter from lake

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:07 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:07:18 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – Two Olive Branch police officers are considered heroes Friday morning after jumping into a lake to save a woman and her 7-year-old granddaughter from their sinking van. Those officers took theirMore >>
    Two Olive Branch police officers are considered heroes Friday morning after jumping into a lake to save a woman and her 7-year-old granddaughter from their sinking van.More >>

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