A Mississippi state senator trying to curtail investments in Iran says she's reworking the bill over concerns that it could hurt the state's ability to work with automaker Toyota Motor Corp.
A man was killed and a police officer was injured after what began as a traffic pursuit ended with an exchange of gunfire inside a Walmart store in northeastern Mississippi.
Facebook is making it easier to plan for your online afterlife.
Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 at age 16 with her epic song of teenage angst, "It's My Party," died Monday. She was 68.
U.S. teens are getting sleepier: Many lack even seven hours of shut-eye each night and the problem has worsened over two decades, a study found.
The Lowndes County chapter of "Team Legalize," a statewide group seeking the legalization, taxation and regulation of marijuana, continues to debate the best way to appeal to the public.
Bondage is hot right now. That goes for the entire U.S., including the Golden Triangle.
Airbus Helicopters has been awarded a $220.5 million contract to produce UH-72A Lakota helicopters at its Lowndes County plant.
Gov. Phil Bryant issued a state of emergency Sunday evening for northern portions of the state, but as of mid-morning today, no reports of dangerous weather had been confirmed in the Golden Triangle.
Mississippi legislators are approaching the midpoint of their three-month session, and they've whittled the list of issues to consider.
Elections are now guaranteed for all five Oktibbeha County supervisors after a new District 4 candidate emerged last week.
The Mississippi Supreme Court has reversed a lower court ruling that granted immunity to the city of Starkville over maintenance of its sewage system.
Egyptian warplanes struck Islamic State targets in Libya on Monday in swift retribution for the extremists' beheading of a group of Egyptian Christian hostages on a beach, shown in a grisly online video released hours earlier.
With a measure of anniversary hoopla perhaps exceeded only by the nation's bicentennial, "Saturday Night Live" celebrated its 40th season on Sunday with a 3½-hour gala of stars, laughs and memories.
Some schools are getting tougher on e-cigarettes, even punishing possession of the devices more harshly than regular cigarettes.
The official sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law may be over, but leading congressional Democrats say millions of Americans facing new tax penalties deserve a second chance.
A hacking ring has stolen up to $1 billion from banks around the world in what would be one of the biggest banking breaches known.
The Lowndes County School District board of trustees announced it will hold an additional special session to determine the content, dollar amount and date of a pending bond issue at Friday's board meeting.
Four men are now vying to be Lowndes County's top law enforcement official.
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