Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders

November 21, 2014 in News

By JULIE PACE WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from […]

Thanksgiving travel: With gas prices at 5-year low, 46.3 million expected on roads for the holiday

November 21, 2014 in Business, News

NEW YORK (AP) — The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road. […]

Federal appeals court won’t reconsider ruling blocking Mississippi abortion law

November 21, 2014 in News

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A federal appeals court said Thursday that it won’t reconsider its earlier ruling that a 2012 Mississippi abortion law is unconstitutional. The decision means the law […]

As snow ends, roof collapses, floods are concerns

November 21, 2014 in News

By CAROLYN THOMPSON BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn’t breathe easy, as the […]

Florida woman latest to accuse Cosby of forced sex

November 21, 2014 in Entertainment, News, The Buzz

By MATT SEDENSKY BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman who came forward Thursday became the fourth in recent weeks to say Bill Cosby gave her pills that made her […]

The Mississippi Link partners with Hansen Global Event Management

November 20, 2014 in Business, Entertainment, News

Connect 1 connects with New York firm The Mississippi Link Newswire Your ability to network and grow your business in Mississippi just got easier. Individuals, entrepreneurs, students and small business […]

Trespassing charges brought by widow of tea party leader against police dismissed

November 20, 2014 in News, The Buzz

MADISON, Mississippi (AP) — A justice court judge has dismissed trespassing charges a widow filed against Madison police who went to her Ridgeland home after her husband’s death. The Clarion-Ledger reports the […]

NBC scraps Bill Cosby television project in wake of sexual assault allegations

November 20, 2014 in Entertainment, News

NEW YORK — NBC says it has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development, the second outlet within a day to put off or abandon a Cosby project […]