Drugmakers are racing to develop vaccines and drugs to address the worst outbreak of Ebola in history.
Starting Monday, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that's noninvasive and doesn't require the icky preparation most other methods do.
In 10 days, Lowndes County voters will go to the polls to choose which of four candidates will fill the unexpired term of former District 17 state senator Terry Brown.
About a decade ago, Shane Reed, a Neshoba County native who graduated from Mississippi State in 2000, decided to open a business in the Golden Triangle.
Starkville aldermen relaxed several city ordinances Tuesday to help speed up debris removal following last week's storm that downed numerous trees.
The Mississippi Supreme Court said Friday that it won't revive an election challenge by a candidate who lost a Republican primary to Sen. Thad Cochran.
Former U.S. Rep. Travis Childers acknowledges he faces a tough task running for senator in Mississippi, a conservative state that hasn't chosen a Democrat for that job since Ronald Reagan was in the White House.
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
Columbus Municipal School District unveiled a new website last week.
The Lowndes County Sheriff's Department is searching for two men responsible for the armed robbery of a Crawford convenience store.
Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student.
Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she alleged was trying to rape her, drawing swift international condemnation for a prosecution several countries described as flawed.
New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured fighter jets -- weapons that could help the militants in Iraq and Syria.
Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important.
A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert.
Transportation officials are reviewing the "safety culture" of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls.
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015.
A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient who died of the disease walked out of a Washington-area hospital virus-free Friday and into open arms.
The Columbus Police Department and Columbus Fire & Rescue are organizing the 20th annual Turkey Drive.
The assistant to Columbus' mayor and chief operations officer is resigning.
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