Offshore worker alleges bias in federal lawsuit

An African-American offshore oil worker has filed a federal lawsuit saying he was intimidated on the job by a supervisor who drew a picture of him dangling from a high rig structure in a harness while surrounded by workers in Ku Klux Klan hats.

US Sen. Thad Cochran campaigns in Richland, Mississippi

U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran speaks on June 12, 2014, to a group of about 30 players at Empire Truck Sales in Richland, Mississippi. Cochran touted his work getting road and infrastructure funds.
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