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Boko Haram deal would free girls

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 4:44am
Nigeria has reached a ceasefire agreement with the Islamist terror group Boko Haram that includes the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls, Nigerian officials said Friday.
Categories: International News

Bulldogs Fight Off Lady Vols For Thrilling Five-Set Victory

Bulldog Beat - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:40am
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Driven by tremendous heart, grit and determination, the Mississippi State volleyball Bulldogs (6-16, 1-6 SEC) fought off a furious rally from the Tennessee Lady Volunteers (7-14, 0-7 SEC) to wrap a five-set match in Maroon and White on Friday night.

Bulldog Doubles Perfect In Day Two At USTA/ITA Southern Regionals

Bulldog Beat - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:28am
AUBURN, Ala. – Another flawless showing on the doubles court highlighted the second day of action at the USTA/ITA Southern Regional Championships for the Mississippi State men's tennis squad, as the Bulldogs advanced all three squads to the round of 16 on Friday.

Ebola in U.S.: Who has it, who doesn't

CNN - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 10:20pm
As of Friday, eight confirmed cases of Ebola have been or are being treated in the United States. Dozens of others are being monitored.
Categories: National News

7 reasons why Kansas City's a winner

CNN - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 10:18pm
For much of the next 10 days, the center of the baseball universe will not be Boston or L.A. but Kansas City, where the scrappy, longshot Royals will be playing in the World Series for the first time in 29 years.
Categories: National News

Same-sex marriage in Alaska, Wyoming can proceed

CNN - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 10:18pm
Same-sex marriage in Alaska can move forward after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday rejected the state's request to delay enforcement. The one-sentence order from the justices denying a stay means gays and lesbians could soon legally wed.
Categories: National News

Women’s Cross Country Earns Top Five Finish At Crimson Classic

Bulldog Beat - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:26pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – At the Crimson Classic, Mississippi State cross country teams concluded the regular season in Tuscaloosa with the women's team earning a Top 5 finish.

Airline contacting people on flights with nurse infected with Ebola

Health - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:14pm
A nurse infected with Ebola may have had symptoms sooner, authorities say, and an airline is notifying passengers who were on the same flights she took from Dallas to Cleveland.
Categories: Health

Hurricane Gonzalo slams Bermuda

CNN World - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 9:04pm
Bermuda says it's ready. Now it awaits the arrival of Hurricane Gonzalo.
Categories: International News

Opposition: ISIS training to fly warplanes

CNN World - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:56pm
ISIS has three warplanes in northern Syria, and former Iraqi military officers are training the group's members to fly them, a Syrian opposition group says.
Categories: International News

Soccer's Valiant Effort Falls Short Against Vanderbilt

Bulldog Beat - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:50pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – A valiant effort came up short Friday night for the Mississippi State soccer team. A late Simone Charley goal proved the difference as Vanderbilt escaped with a 1-0 win Friday night.

Collins’ Walk-Off Home Run Gives Gray 4-3 Win Against Maroon

Bulldog Beat - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 8:47pm
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Sophomore catcher Gavin Collins hit a walk-off home run to lead Gray to a dramatic 4-3 victory against Maroon in Mississippi State baseball's second fall scrimmage Friday night.

Bono: 'I have glaucoma'

CNN Entertainment - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 7:20pm
There's a reason for Bono's ever-present orange-tinted sunglasses, and it's not rock-star affectation. The U2 frontman has glaucoma.
Categories: Entertainment News

Moody's downgrades Russia's debt

Business News - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 6:47pm
Oil, war and sanctions are weighing on Russia's credit ratings.

Hong Kong police clear smaller protest site

CNN World - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:58pm
Hong Kong police moved at dawn on Friday to clear a major intersection occupied by pro-democracy protesters for almost three weeks, tearing down tents and dismantling barricades.
Categories: International News

Bono: 'I have glaucoma'

Health - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:51pm
There's a reason for Bono's ever-present orange-tinted sunglasses, and it's not rock-star affectation. The U2 frontman has glaucoma.
Categories: Health

16 die at South Korea concert

CNN World - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:49pm
At least 16 people died Friday when a grate over a ventilation shaft collapsed at an outdoor concert in Seongnam, South Korea, an official with the National Emergency Management Agency told CNN.
Categories: International News

For $65 million, you can buy Miami's most expensive home

Business News - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 5:21pm
The most expensive property for sale in Miami right now will cost you a cool $65 million.

Rich-poor gap 'concerns me': Yellen

Business News - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 4:53pm
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