The U.S. Supreme Court is asking the Obama administration to weigh-in on whether to allow Mississippi to filed a new lawsuit alleging Memphis, Tennessee, is stealing water from the state.
A gay-rights group and two lesbian couples filed a federal lawsuit Monday to try to overturn the ban on same-sex marriage in Mississippi.
The quarantine against possible Ebola exposure ends this week for Dr. Nancy Snyderman, but the troubles clearly aren't over for NBC News' chief medical editor.
The suspect in the disappearance of a University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington, D.C., in 2005.
While Republicans in Congress shout, "Repeal Obamacare," GOP governors in many states have quietly accepted the law's major Medicaid expansion.
Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Deborah Gardner, 60, is a Columbus resident, business owner and 10-year cancer survivor.
The Columbus Police Department is asking people to join them for "coffee with a cop."
Until just recently, you may have had to wait through several light changes at intersections on Highway 45 Alternate in West Point before you could advance.
Mention highway safety and people have all sorts of ideas of what that means.
Caledonia High School junior Haley Hicks has dreamed of being a nurse since middle school.
Inside a professional kitchen in Columbus, young people are preparing an eclectic array of salads.
City councilmen may have more money to work with than originally planned to pave streets and fix major drainage issues across Columbus.
Van Allen has been processing deer meat and selling gear to hunters and anglers for 20 years in Mississippi and other parts of the South. Like many outdoors enthusiasts, he thinks hunting and fishing are birthrights that ought to be constitutionally protected.
Starkville aldermen will hear a proposal on how to improve the Starkville Sportsplex's city-university mass transit stop.
Weeks into the flu season, state health officials say a Marshall County teen has Mississippi's first reported flu infection.
Mississippi government agencies needs to make a stronger effort to buy more goods and services from businesses owned by minorities and women, leaders of the Legislative Black Caucus say.
The police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old in a St. Louis suburb last summer has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as they struggled over his gun, The New York Times reported.
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