National Politics

Business

Trump's pick for State is an accomplished executive

President-elect Donald Trump has found an accomplished American executive in Rex Tillerson, but one whose longstanding support for free trade, international law and an expansive U.S. presence in the Middle East largely doesn't fit with what Trump has pitched to supporters.

Nation & World

What the 114th Congress did and didn't do

Congress wrapped up the 114th session early Saturday, a tumultuous two years marked by the resignation of a House speaker, a fight over a Supreme Court vacancy, bipartisan bills on health care and education and inaction on immigration and criminal justice. The new Congress will be sworn-in Jan. 3.

Videos

Fireworks, lights and water make a Merry Christmas

Christmas on the Bayou celebrates holiday season in Gulfport.
Tim Isbell Sun Herald
Fireworks, lights and water make a Merry Christmas 1:13

Fireworks, lights and water make a Merry Christmas

'No fire, no disaster is going to stop the work of God' 1:34

'No fire, no disaster is going to stop the work of God'

Why did the crawfish cross the (really bad) roads? 0:58

Why did the crawfish cross the (really bad) roads?

“The geese were so thick on Goose Point…you could spit and hit the geese.” 1:49

“The geese were so thick on Goose Point…you could spit and hit the geese.”