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MSU Volleyball Closes Weekend Hosting Missouri On SEC Network

Bulldog Beat - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 21:52
STARKVILLE, Miss. – After an exhilarating five-set victory against Tennessee on Friday night, the Mississippi State Bulldogs (6-16, 1-6 SEC) return to action on Sunday, hosting the Missouri Tigers (12-9, 3-3 SEC) on the SEC Network.

Humphreys And Rea Combine For Nine RBIs Saturday

Bulldog Beat - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 21:36
JACKSON, Miss. – Reid Humphreys and senior first baseman Wes Rea combined for nine RBIs as White pummeled Maroon by a score of 15-3 Saturday afternoon at historic Smith-Wills Stadium.

Why an Ebola travel ban won't work

CNN - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 19:06
There have been calls for a travel ban on people coming to the United States from African countries most affected by Ebola. Here's why some say that is a bad idea.
Categories: National News

Soccer To "Kick For A Cure" Sunday Against No. 8 Texas A&M

Bulldog Beat - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 18:56
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State will "Kick For A Cure" when it faces No. 8 Texas A&M Sunday afternoon at the MSU Soccer Field.

Hurricane passes over Bermuda

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 16:14
Two island paradises may be spared heavy damage this weekend, as hurricanes roar through the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Categories: International News

Despite ceasefire announcement, new Boko Haram attacks reported

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:32
Despite government claims of a ceasefire, gunmen believed to be Boko Haram fighters attacked two villages and a town near the border with Niger, killing at least 8 and kidnapping others, residents told CNN Saturday.
Categories: International News

GOP slams Obama's choice for Ebola czar

Health - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 14:32
Republicans who pressed President Barack Obama for a more coordinated federal response to the Ebola outbreak are blasting the appointment of Ron Klain, a veteran Democratic political aide, as the "Ebola czar."
Categories: Health

Actress' body found near Seattle-area river

CNN - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:58
A body found along a river in suburban Seattle is that of "August: Osage County" actress Misty Upham, a Washington coroner said late Friday.
Categories: National News

Body might be missing actress

CNN Entertainment - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:58
The body of "August: Osage County" actress Misty Upham is believed to have been found along a river in suburban Seattle, according to a news report from a Seattle television station.
Categories: Entertainment News

Supreme Court allows Texas voter ID law for now

CNN - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 09:03
The U.S. Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas' controversial voter identification law can go into effect for now -- a decision that comes two days before early voting in the state.
Categories: National News

Calif. student dies from meningitis

CNN - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 04:46
An 18-year-old San Diego State University student diagnosed with meningitis died Friday, leaving university officials scrambling to notify up to 400 people with whom she may have come in contact.
Categories: National News

Boko Haram deal would free girls

CNN World - Sat, 10/18/2014 - 04:44
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 - 02:40
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 - 02:28
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 - 22:20
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 - 22:18
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 - 22:18
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 - 21:26
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 - 21:14
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 - 21:04
Bermuda says it's ready. Now it awaits the arrival of Hurricane Gonzalo.
Categories: International News

 

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