- Miss. newsman Jack Elliott retiring after 31 years with AP Updated: Aug-31-15 2:04 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Longtime Mississippi journalist Jack Elliott Jr. is retiring after more than three decades at The Associated Press.
- Officials: Military likely to open most combat jobs to women Updated: Aug-18-15 4:06 pm
WASHINGTON - Two women have now passed the Army's grueling Ranger test, and even tougher and more dangerous jobs could lie ahead. The military services are poised to allow women to serve in most front-line combat jobs, including special operations forces, senior officials told The Associated Press.
- Biden to attend memorial service for shooting victims Updated: Aug-12-15 10:42 am
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Vice President Joe Biden will attend an upcoming ceremony in remembrance of four Marines and a sailor who were killed in attacks at two military facilities in Chattanooga.