Civil rights advocates say harsh disciplinary practices at many Mississippi schools lead to children being expelled and even incarcerated for minor infractions, policies that disproportionally affect minorities.
A man renovating a historic home found more than 150 human infant bones buried in the cellar.
Catch-22 would be a good name for beer brewed at home in Mississippi.
Crews in Mississippi are cleaning up thousands of dead swamp rats that washed ashore from Hurricane Isaac.
A federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of a Mississippi law that could shut down the only abortion clinic in the state.
A guard was killed and, at one point, hostages were taken during a riot at a Mississippi prison that holds illegal immigrants, authorities said.
Roy Oswalt has left the Phillies to head back to Mississippi.