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The CIA assessed in August that Russian President Vladimir Putin and his top aides "are aware of and probably directing Russia's influence operations" aimed at undermining Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden in the 2020 election, according to a new report in The Washington Post. Josh R…

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President Donald Trump advocates an "America First" mentality, at times putting him at odds with allies. Joe Biden promotes strengthening global alliances to tackle threats like climate change and authoritarianism.

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As America prepares to make its choice in the 2020 elections, CNN ventured into the lives of voters around the country who are often overlooked in the traditional political narratives. We start this series with a look at black voters in the early caucus state of Iowa.

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Bryson DeChambeau has redefined the game of golf as we know it. The 27-year-old has taken science, geometry and physique to another level, and his titanic US Open victory provides absolute proof that there really is method in the supposed madness.

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The CDC on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted just days earlier. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen tells us more.

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In just under two weeks, one of the Mississippi Gulf Coast’s most popular events is set to begin. Cruisin’ the Coast will kick off its festivities starting Sunday, October 4th. However, due to COVID-19, there has been a few changes to the annual classic car event. The CTC Kickoff Parade in L…

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After many challenges this year, Ship Island Excursions is dealing with another one in the wake of Hurricane Sally. 2020 has once again provided a big hurdle for Ship Island Excursions. Captain Louis Skrmetta said, "I've been doing this for many years and I can tell you this is the toughest …

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A local business has made a sound investment in our South Mississippi children. CASA of Harrison and Stone Counties just received a very sizable donation of all sorts of goodies for children in CASA’s care. Many of these children are going through the tough court process of allegations of ab…

Kit Kat is big in Japan. From cheesecake to wasabi to purple sweet potato, the crispy wafer bar is available in more than 400 varieties, according to Yuji Takeuchi, marketing manager for Nestlé Japan. And it's up to Yasumasa Takagi to keep the fresh flavors coming. The classically-trained pa…

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If you live in Gulfport or anywhere on the Gulf Coast, you have probably encountered a railroad crossing or two. However, do you always know what to do at them? Today kicks off Rail Safety Week 2020, a national rail safety awareness campaign all across North America. According to the U.S. De…

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Are you or do you know a family caregiver? A new local nonprofit organization wants to celebrate you. It’s called Mississippi Heroes and it all starts with our community. Family, friends, and businesses can nominate the caregiver in their lives to receive a day of fun specially tailored towa…

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They are setting up and setting the table for the Biloxi Community Farmer’s Market Festival which is just a few days away and the restart of the Downtown Community Market Festival series put on by Biloxi Main Street and the City of Biloxi. There’s no shortage of succulent, home-grown goods a…

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A restaurant chain with many locations across the Coast is teaming up with two other organizations to help those impacted by hurricanes Sally and Laura. Raising Cane’s, along with the American Red Cross and the Saint Bernard Project, will hold a fundraiser all day Tuesday. Fifteen percent of…

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and you can help by donating your blood to support those battling cancer. There will be a blood drive Tuesday at the Gautier Donor Center from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can also donate at Diamondhead City Hall from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and again on F…

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The Mississippi Department of Health reported 192 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths. The statewide total stands at 93,556 confirmed cases and still 2,810 deaths. Here are the numbers for our area: • Hancock County has 564 cases and 21 deaths • Harrison County has 3,743 cases and 72 deaths…

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The City of Diamondhead has rescheduled their special election to Tuesday, October 20th. The original special election was set for September 15th, but that plan was changed due to threats from Hurricane Sally. Two candidates have qualified to replace the city’s former Mayor Tommy Schafer, wh…

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Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell makes the case for the Senate voting on President Trump's Supreme Court nominee, six weeks before the presidential election, despite blocking Obama's nominee in March of 2016 because it was too close to the election.

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President Donald Trump's former national security adviser H.R. McMaster said the withdrawal of US troops from places like Afghanistan and Germany are "mistakes" from a long-term national security perspective and called for a sustained commitment to assisting the Afghan government and its sec…

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Nikola founder Trevor Milton has stepped down as executive chairman after a short seller accused the hydrogen and electric truck startup of misleading investors and overstating the value of a business deal. CNN's Paul R. La Monica reports.

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President Donald Trump gave his blessing to a deal that would give Oracle and Walmart a combined 20% stake in a new company called TikTok Global, but questions around security remain. CNN's Selina Wang reports.

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Christopher Scalia, son of former Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, recounts his father's unique friendship with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and how the two remained close friends despite their political differences.

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Although the Boston Marathon went virtual this year due to the coronavirus pandemic that didn’t keep Long Beach runner Charles Wambolt from competing in the race. Traditionally held in April, the marathon was rescheduled for September 14th and had runners compete virtually. Since runners wer…

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The rain didn’t stop folks from getting out and about in Diamondhead over the weekend. Hundreds came out for the annual Diamondhead Arts and Crafts Festival at Gex Drive and City Hall. Over 150 vendors, crafts, and gift vendors set up shop for this year’s festival. A variety of items includi…

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Despite the rain Saturday, hundreds showed up to the City of Biloxi’s auction to bid on everything from vehicles to video game consoles. The auction allows the city to legally dispose of surplus and seized assets, as well as giving the general public a chance to get a variety of merchandise …

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Harrison County First Responders and healthcare workers were treated to breakfast and lunch at the Long Beach Senior Citizens Activity Center this weekend. The Gulf Coast Kiwanis Club took part in sponsoring the event which was a pancake break and pizza lunch throughout the day. Several firs…