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Ex-Sen. Trent Lott Hospitalized In Jackson, Miss.

A one-time aide to former U.S. Sen. Trent Lott said Thursday that the Mississippi Republican has suffered a ruptured appendix.


Control Tower At Reagan National Airport (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Jackson To D.C. Intermittent Flights Now Permanent

US Airways and the federal government have announced that intermittent flights between Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, D.C., will become permanent.