Hundreds of Boko Haram gunmen on Sunday launched a predawn attack on the city of Maiduguri and were locked in a fierce battle with troops on the outskirts of the city, according to the military, residents and vigilantes.
The 2016 Republican presidential race in Iowa got its unofficial start Saturday with a marathon of speeches, giving close to a dozen potential candidates a chance to introduce (or re-introduce) themselves to a core group of caucus-goers roughly one year before the contest.
Buckle up for a big week in the stock market. Investors get to check Corporate America's pulse as over 140 S&P 500 companies report earnings this week and the Federal Reserve meets for the first time in 2015.
BERKELEY, Calif. â€“ Despite jumping out in front early, the No. 21 Mississippi State men's tennis Bulldogs (3-1) could not hold off a rally from No. 15 California (4-0), dropping a 4-2 decision to the home squad in the finals of the ITA Kickoff Weekend on Saturday.
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ It was a career night for Mississippi State's Roquez Johnson, but it wasn't enough as Georgia rallied from an early 8-point deficit to edge the Bulldogs, 72-66, at Humphrey Coliseum.
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ Following a pair of season-opening victories last Sunday, the Mississippi State women's tennis team hit the road for the first time in 2015 Saturday, earning a 5-2 victory against Cornell at the Ivy League Kick-off.