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193 new coronavirus cases, 1 additional death in Mississippi

JUST IN: Man shot twice while driving on I-20 W. in Jackson

BrainStorms: Science with Scottlin - On the Go

NEXT ON #NEWSFEEDNOW : Apple Watch users say their devices are accidentally calling 911, & a study finds that half of US cosmetics contain toxic chemicals.

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JUST IN: Woman wanted for injuring Pike County deputy, shooting into vehicle

Zombie apocalypse? In which states are you most likely to survive?

WATCH: A shark got very close to a paddle boarder in Carpinteria, CA in late May. Shark enthusiast Jackson Kischer said he was “a little scared” when the shark approached his board. “All it would take is a flick of its tail and I would be in the water with it,” he said.

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A California woman who was caught on camera yelling and swearing at a Black Lives Matter protester has issued an apology for what she called a moment of “anxiety, frustration and panic.”

Jupiter and Saturn are about to appear closer in the sky than they have in 400 years.

Nike announced Sunday morning it will close all of its retail stores in the United States and a few additional countries in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

BREAKING: The Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag voted in favor of the "New Magnolia Flag" to go on the November ballot.

President Joe Biden’s 60-day moratorium on new oil and natural gas leases and drilling permits is prompting widespread concerns in New Mexico.

Sweetie Pie’s owner charged with conspiracy in alleged murder for hire plot in the death of his nephew--->

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Jackson State University’s Sonic Boom of the South announced it accepted the invitation of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris to perform during inauguration celebrations.

BREAKING: Jackson State University confirmed a student tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).