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Governor Phil Bryant Says He’ll Prohibit Feds From Housing Immigrants in MS

Some of Mississippi's top political leaders have expressed conflicting viewpoints on whether Mississippi should provide refuge for illegal aliens being held at the U-S border with Mexico. Governor Phil Bryant and 2nd District Congressman Bennie Thompson have both written letters to President Obama on the issue.

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FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To Tel Aviv

The FAA worked with other U.S. agencies to reassess the risk of planes being hit by rockets at Israel's main airport. But that doesn't mean all carriers will resume service.

Arizona Execution Of Inmate Takes Nearly 2 Hours

Officials who were attempting to put inmate Joseph Wood to death instead watched him gasp and snort for more than an hour, Wood's attorney says. Gov. Jan Brewer has ordered a review of the process.

Democrats Make New Bid To Require Donor Transparency

The latest version of the DISCLOSE Act, which would force donor disclosure on outside organizations that engage in election politics, is facing now-familiar opposition from Republican lawmakers.

Campaign Finance Transparency Bill Gets Chilly Reception In Senate

The legislation would require any politically active group that spends more than $10,000 to list its donors.

Can You Trust That Organic Label On Imported Food?

A new book claims the organic label can't be trusted, especially on food that's imported. Yet there is a global system for verifying the authenticity of organic food, and it mostly seems to work.
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