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Chipotle is selling a cilantro soap — and 2021-12-03 19:46:00Some people think cilantro is delicious. To others it tastes like soap. And now Chipotle is bringing both sides together.

Peter Keith promoted to President and General Manager 2021-12-03 19:36:00Ayanna Carver promoted to general sales manager

A plumber says he found cash hidden in 2021-12-03 19:21:00Authorities are investigating whether the discovery at Pastor Joel Osteen's Houston megachurch is connected to $600,000 that was stolen from a church

US State Department phones were hacked with NSO 2021-12-03 19:19:00The phones of 11 U.S. State Department employees were hacked using technology from Israel’s NSO Group, the world’s most infamous hacker-fo

Boy making and selling 'ghost guns' arrested after 2021-12-03 18:47:00A 13-year-old boy who was making so-called "ghost guns" has been arrested after he allegedly shot and killed his 14-year-old sister with one of his

Colorado supermarket shooting suspect incompetent for trial 2021-12-03 17:57:00Experts have determined that a man charged with killing 10 people at a Colorado supermarket earlier this year is mentally incompetent to stand trial f

Man in Italy uses fake silicone arm to 2021-12-03 17:38:00"I first felt sorry for the man, thinking that he had a prosthesis ... but then he admitted he was wearing the fake arm on purpose to avoid getting t

Will charges be filed in deadly 'Rust' film 2021-12-03 17:14:00"I have not made a decision to charge or not charge any individuals involved in the shooting that resulted in the death of Halyna Hutchins and injury

Parents of accused Michigan high school shooter facing 2021-12-03 17:01:00A lawyer says two parents charged with involuntary manslaughter in a Michigan high school shooting left town for their own safety but are returning to

Mississippi woman charged after infant dies of fentanyl 2021-12-03 16:57:00A 31-year-old Oxford woman has been arrested in connection with the death of her her baby.

Man known as 'Flap' named as suspect in 2021-12-03 16:46:00The Copiah County Sheriff's Office has identified a suspect in a fatal shooting on Interstate 55.

Ghislaine Maxwell jury to see video of notorious 2021-12-03 16:40:00The video was shot during a 2005 raid of the Palm Beach home decorated with nude photos and paintings of young women.

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Cristobal expects to be approached by other schools New! 2021-12-04 01:44:00LAS VEGAS (AP) — Oregon coach Mario Cristobal said he fully expects to be approached with job offers from other schools.

Gaudreau, Tkachuk lead Flames over Ducks in shootout New! 2021-12-04 01:26:02ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Johnny Gaudreau and Matthew Tkachuk scored in the shootout and the Calgary Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-3 on Friday ni

Kraken take early lead, hold off Oilers for New! 2021-12-04 01:20:23SEATTLE (AP) — Colin Blackwell and Alex Wennberg scored less than three minutes apart in the second period, and the Seattle Kraken beat the Edmo

Anderson carries San Jose St. over North Dakota New! 2021-12-04 00:57:55SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Trey Anderson had 17 points and eight rebounds and Omari Moore posted 13 points and seven assists as San Jose State roll

Wishart lifts UC Santa Barbara past Pepperdine 86-74 New! 2021-12-04 00:57:01SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Calvin Wishart had a career-high 23 points as UC Santa Barbara topped Pepperdine 86-74 on Friday night.

Henry scores 15 to lift UC Irvine past New! 2021-12-04 00:55:42IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Andre Henry came off the bench to score 15 points to carry UC Irvine to an 86-54 win over Bethesda on Friday night.

Humphrey, Montana beat E. Washington 57-41 in FCS New! 2021-12-04 00:54:27MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Cam Humphrey threw three touchdown passes, including a pair to Samuel Akem in the second half, and No. 6 seed Montana bea

Curry bounces back, Warriors end Suns' 18-game streak New! 2021-12-04 00:47:15SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry bounced back from one of the worst shooting nights of his career and scored 23 points, and the Golden State W

BYU advances to NCAA final after shootout with New! 2021-12-04 00:38:53SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Ellie Glenn's attempt for defending champion Santa Clara hit the post and BYU advanced to the Women's College Cup f

Mans, Stephens lift VMI over Portland 90-82 New! 2021-12-04 00:37:13PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tanner Mans and Jake Stephens scored 18 points apiece as VMI topped Portland 90-82 on Friday night. Kamdyn Curfman added 1

Time is no ally as Dems strain to New! 2021-12-04 00:37:11WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Joe Biden's $2 trillion social and environment package was a Broadway show, its seven months on Congress' stage

Kennard hits clutch 3s, Clippers hold off Lakers New! 2021-12-04 00:35:55LOS ANGELES (AP) — Luke Kennard scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half and hit two clutch 3-pointers in the final minutes, sending the Lo

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Mississippi Abortion Activists Protest as Justices Weigh Ban 2021-12-02 13:53:31JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Supporters and opponents of abortion rights rallied, blared music and shouted taunts Wednesday during protests in Mississi

Scholarship Funds, Women's Business Center and Fanraiser Challenge 2021-12-02 13:22:18John Nau, president and chief executive officer of Silver Eagle Distributors, L.P., bestowed $1 million to Jackson State University to support STEM sc

U.S. Colored Troops in Natchez Now Acknowledged, May 2021-12-02 13:03:34“Wilson Brown, born in Natchez, was a Navy Landsman and was one of the eight African Americans who was awarded the Navy and Marine Medal of&ndas

Marvin Hogan, Early Childhood Education Champion, Leaves Legacy 2021-12-01 13:32:51Marvin Hogan was coaching football at Coahoma Community College in Clarksdale, Miss., when his father called him with an urgent message: He needed to

Bicentenary: Community Foundation for Mississippi Donates $1 million 2021-12-01 13:29:24An exuberant round of applause greeted the announcement of $1 million towards the Russell C. Davis Planetarium (201 E Pascagoula St.) on Monday, Nov.

Abortion Debate Epicenter: Mississippi Clinic Stays Open 2021-12-01 13:00:54JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As the U.S. Supreme Court hears a Mississippi case Wednesday that could topple abortion rights nationwide, the state&rsquo

MSDH Lowers Booster Age to 18 as Biden 2021-11-30 14:01:53As countries around the world reach to grasp an understanding of how quickly the new COVID-19 variant dubbed ‘omicron’ will spread and jus

Two New Members Nominated for State Health Board 2021-11-30 11:23:57JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — An obstetrician-gynecologist and a pharmacist have been nominated by Gov. Tate Reeves to join the Mississippi State Board

New Stage Theatre's "A Christmas Carol," Capital City 2021-11-29 13:58:26New Stage Theatre will begin hosting its annual production of "A Christmas Carol" on Saturday, Dec. 4, with performances running through Sunday, Dec

City Kicks off 13-Month Bicentenary Celebration Today 2021-11-29 13:17:36The City of Jackson is kicking off the celebration of its 200th year of existence at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29, at Thalia Mara Hall (225 E Pascagoula St.

Mississippi's Reeves Touts Anti-Abortion Law Before Hearing 2021-11-29 11:49:34JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Ahead of oral arguments Wednesday at the U.S. Supreme Court, Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves on Sunday defended the state's

Book Grant Program Helps Mississippi Libraries Combat Racism 2021-11-29 11:46:50JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Sixty years ago, a group of Black students was arrested and jailed for peacefully studying at the white-only Jackson Munic

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Great’s Expectations: $1.26 Million For Catherine The Great’s 2021-12-02 16:28:55By Joseph Golder A letter written by Empress Catherine the Great of Russia in 1787 advocating vaccination has been sold at auction for $1.26 million,

Sub-Saharan Africa Forum Seeks To Engage Young People 2021-12-02 16:20:28By Joseph Hammond OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — One month before a deadly attack by al-Qaeda-linked fighters killed 53 people in Burkina Faso

VIDEO: Ass-Kicking: Rare Somali Wild Ass Foal Rejected 2021-12-02 15:00:47By Joseph Golder A critically endangered Somali wild ass born at a Swiss zoo was initially rejected by its nervous, first-time mother. That is, until

Dino-Sword: New Species Of Dinosaur With Vicious Sting 2021-12-02 13:30:15By William McGee Researchers have found the near-complete skeleton of a new species of dinosaur with a unique weapon resembling an Aztec macuahuitl wa

US Oil, Gas Data Suggest Sluggish Demand 2021-12-02 13:11:26By Daniel James Graeber U.S. federal data on commercial storage levels of crude oil and refined petroleum products suggest the economy is starting to

Armis, Moon Active Each Raise $300 Million In 2021-12-02 12:42:23By Abigail Klein Leichman Internet of Things cybersecurity startup Armis and mobile gaming startup Moon Active, two Israeli companies, each ended the

Gov. Tate Reeves celebrates suspension of COVID-19 vaccine 2021-12-02 00:14:58Gov. Tate Reeves, who leads one of the least vaccinated states, celebrated the decision to suspend a federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The post Gov. T

Heroic attorney saves life: Audacity amidst adversity – 2021-12-01 23:59:48By Dr. Jerry Komia Domatob, Contributing Writer, When Jackson Mississippi Attorney Yemi L. Kings valiantly saved the life of a man tragically shot on

Supreme Court hears arguments re: landmark case challenging 2021-12-01 23:59:34By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, As the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, a cas

CSLC HOPE project holds an informative pre-World AIDS 2021-12-01 23:59:22Special to The Mississippi Link, While the COVID-19 pandemic is  center stage and alarming public health  today, it is also important to rem

Multi-use trail on Natchez Trace Parkway to close 2021-11-30 16:27:18Multi-use trail on Natchez Trace Parkway to close for construction Skip to content ✕ × Close Ad The post Multi-use trail on Natchez Trace

Jackson teacher charged with sexual battery 2021-11-30 16:20:43Jackson teacher charged with sexual battery Skip to content ✕ × Close Ad The post Jackson teacher charged with sexual battery appeared fi