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Same-sex ruling: Bryant, Hood react

Supreme Court legalizes same-sex marriage nationwide

Happy Friday! Heavy rains are moving through the Jackson metro area this afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.


Attorney General Jim Hood says the U-S Supreme Court's decision on same-sex marriage "is not immediately effective in Mississippi." 


Also, see what Governor Phil Bryant has to say about the high court decision by clicking on this link.


And, one of the New York fugitives, who has been on the run for three weeks after escaping an upstate correctional facility, has been shot dead by police. 


In sports, the annual Medicomp 7 on 7 kicks off Saturday at Liberty Park.


Scattered clouds and 77 degrees. Watch your full First Alert Forecast for the weekend outlook.


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