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.
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."
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ 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.
AUBURN, Ala. â€“ 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.
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.
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.
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ 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.