Mississippi

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonald, left, and Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant leave the White House after a meeting of the National Governors Association with President Barack Obama on Feb. 27, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mississippi Governor Pushing Welfare Drug Testing

Republican Phil Bryant is starting his third year as Mississippi governor, and he says he wants to make public safety the top focus of the 2014 legislative session, which begins at noon Tuesday.

01/02/2014

Reba Tullier says her home was illegally destroyed by the city of Kenner. (Getty Images)

Louisiana Homeowner Watches City Tear Down Her House

Woman says town illegally demolished the home she was rebuilding.

12/21/2013

Some of the donation will go to promote equestrian events. (Getty Images)

Texas Couple Gives $12.3 Million To Mississippi State

Oilman Tommy Nusz and his wife, Terri, have donated $12.3 million to the Mississippi State University Campaign.

12/10/2013

File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gay Couples Fight For Right To Divorce

Lauren Beth Czekala-Chatham wants to force Mississippi, one of the America’s most conservative states, to recognize her same-sex marriage. She hopes to do so by getting a divorce.

12/02/2013

File photo of a doctor's office. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Abortion Clinic Owner: ‘I Feel Like God Wants Me To Do This Job’

Abortion clinic owner Diane Derzis has stared down protesters, laughed off those who call her “baby killer” and smiled through clenched teeth while bantering with people who want to close her centers in the South.

11/25/2013

The Harris County District Attorney's Office, in conjunction with the Texas Department of State Health Services, says it is in the early stages of investigating a local Houston doctor who is accused of performing late-term abortions in 2011. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Abortion Clinic Owner Committed Despite Pressure

Abortion clinic owner Diane Derzis has stared down protesters, laughed off those who call her “baby killer” and smiled through clenched teeth while bantering with people who want to close her centers in the South.

11/23/2013

Houston Police are being accused of racial profiling after handcuffing and bringing a girl to Child Protective Services who was with her two dance partners -- assuming she was a runaway. (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

New Indictment Filed In Miss. Ricin Case

A Mississippi man charged with sending poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and other officials has been charged with trying for a second time to frame the man first arrested in the case — this time, by having someone else send a poisoned letter.

11/21/2013

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Texas A&M-Mississippi Preview

No. 9 Texas A&M (4-1, 1-1 SEC) at Mississippi (3-2, 1-2), 8:30 p.m. (ESPN)

SportsRadio 610–10/10/2013

Gulf Coast residents are preparing for Tropical Storm Karen. (Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images)

Gulf Coast Braces For Tropical Storm Karen

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Karen was poised to become the first named storm to hit the U.S. during what had been a relatively quiet hurricane season. Karen was forecast to lash the northern Gulf […]

10/04/2013

File photo of an American flag. (Photo Credit: Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Students Rejected After Wearing Patriotic Clothes On 9/11

High school students were called to the office and had to change clothing after showing patriotism to remember the 2001 terrorist attacks on America.

09/13/2013

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