Empathy. Confidence. Passion. These are the traits the next police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, will need to shrink the ocean of distrust between community and police. Ferguson might look to Sanford, Florida's experience when choosing the next chief.
Home runs and a stellar pitching performance lifted Mississippi State (19-5, 2-2 SEC) past their second-straight top-20 opponent on Friday night in a 7-0 win over No. 19 Texas A&M (20-6, 2-2 SEC) at the MSU Softball Field.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. â€“ Unable to recover from an early 3-0 lead by the home team, the 42nd-ranked Mississippi State men's tennis team (11-4, 2-1 SEC) fell to No. 18 Florida (7-5, 2-2 SEC) 4-1 in Gainesville on Friday afternoon.
Prayers went up, the rain came down and tensions cooled overnight in Ferguson, Missouri. Twenty-four hours earlier, two police officers were shot at the end of a protest against the Ferguson Police Department.
STARKVILLE, Miss. â€“ Friday's women's tennis match featuring the No. 41 Mississippi State Bulldogs and the 31st-ranked Auburn Tigers has been postponed to Saturday morning due to inclement weather in Starkville.
The Federal Communications Commission once again delayed decision Friday on a pair of potentially huge mergers that would affect millions of TV and broadband viewers and casts doubt on whether the mega-deals will ever receive governmental approval.