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Stories with person: Roger Wicker
  • EPA sets stricter emission standards for oil refineries story has photos
    Updated: Sep-29-15 4:44 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency announced new rules Tuesday to reduce toxic air pollution from oil refineries by forcing operators to adopt new technology that better monitors and controls emissions.

  • Ole Miss honors Campbell, who fought segregation on campus 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 5:29 pm

    OXFORD, Mississippi - The University of Mississippi is naming a plaza for the late Rev. Will Campbell, its former religious life director who was pressured into leaving after he challenged racial segregation on campus in the 1950s, and later became a prominent civil rights worker.