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First U.S. cases of mosquito-transmitted Zika sharpen debate in Congress

The discovery of locally transmitted Zika cases prompted Democratic lawmakers from Florida and beyond to demand that Republican leaders call Congress into emergency session from its summer break to approve long-stalled Zika funding. Sen. Marco Rubio, a Miami Republican, was the only GOP senator to join Democrats in urging representatives and senators to return to the nation’s capital and deal with the Zika threat.

Entertainment

BraVeau to make final curtain call Aug. 7

Cirque-style show BraVeau will close its two-month run at Beau Rivage on Aug. 7. Boy George and Culture Club will be at the IP Casino Resort on Saturday. 1980s rockers Skid Row and Stryper will play a double bill Saturday at the Hard Rock Live in Biloxi.

Home & Garden

Tiny house attracts big crowd

A tiny house was on display for the public at 84 Lumber on Thursday, July 29, 2016. Gulfport is the first stop on this particular tiny house for John Starceski and George Wilson of 84 Lumber, who drove from Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday to bring the Shonsie model to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Living

Movie review: Hit-and-miss 'Bad Moms' tries to offer Mila Kunis and Co. a good night out

It's a peculiar bit of Hollywood logic, having the two guys who wrote "The Hangover" write and direct a movie called "Bad Moms." As if by some transitive property of film comedy, their having written a smash hit of men being oblivious, immature and reckless somehow makes Jon Lucas and Scott Moore the ideal candidates to explore the difficulties modern mothers face to balance conflicting responsibilities with the need to remain individualized people too.

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Tiny house attracts big crowd

A tiny house was on display for the public at 84 Lumber on Thursday, July 29, 2016. Gulfport is the first stop on this particular tiny house for John Starceski and George Wilson of 84 Lumber, who drove from Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday to bring the Shonsie model to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
Amanda McCoy Sun Herald
Tiny house attracts big crowd 0:41

Tiny house attracts big crowd

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Beau Rivage sommelier matches the customer with the wine

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Large, fresh portions of seafood is what Biloxi Lugger is all about

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