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College Board appoints Bynum as MVSU president

It warmed back up a bit on this Tuesday afternoon in the Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The College Board has unanimously named William Bynum the next president of Mississippi Valley State University.

Also, a man has apparently drowned in a pool in the South Wood Estates, in south Jackson.

Plus, the government drops it's money laundering-bank fraud indictment against Spencer Copeland.

And, President Barack Obama called the top Republican in the GOP-controlled House, telling Speaker John Boehner once again that he won't negotiate over reopening the government or must-pass legislation to prevent a U.S. default on its obligations.

In sports, a look at the Ole Miss/Texas A&M and JSU/MVSU upcoming football battles.

Clear skies and 77 degrees in the metro. Watch your full First Alert Forecast.

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