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Stories with person: Thad Cochran
  • George W. Bush visits disaster zone, 10 years after Katrina story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 6:18 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - Former President George W. Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago.

  • The Latest: Former President Bush arrives in Mississippi story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-28-15 2:14 pm

    GULFPORT, Mississippi - The latest on former President George W. Bush's trip to New Orleans and Gulfport, Mississippi, to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):

  • Consultant aims to boost low-budget Democratic candidate 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 5:34 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - A political consultant who has worked for Democrats in the Deep South says he's trying to generate support for Robert Gray, the truck driver who did not spend a dime and won the party's nomination for Mississippi governor.

  • Ex-Senate candidate: Board has ended probe of Facebook posts 
    Updated: Aug-03-15 10:19 pm

    TOPEKA, Kansas - A Kansas radiologist who lost a hard-fought primary battle to Republican Sen. Pat Roberts said Monday that the state's medical board has dropped an investigation into whether he violated patient privacy by posting X-ray images of severe medical injuries on Facebook.