Exposed to the light of day, a year-end, $1.1 trillion spending bill drew vociferous objections from liberals and milder criticism from conservatives.
Though the developers of the soon-to-be released "Driving While Black" smartphone application want motorists to download their product, there is a time when they definitely don't want users searching for it.
Hallmark Cards Inc. has removed blue and silver gift wrap from circulation after a customer complained that she saw a swastika embedded in the design.
When King James touched the future queen of England on the shoulder after a basketball game, royal watchers cried foul.
Nearly 20 percent of U.S. consumers -- 42.9 million people -- have unpaid medical debts, according to a new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Top spies past and present campaigned Wednesday to discredit the Senate's investigation into the CIA's harrowing torture practices.
For more than two years, a U.S. agency secretly infiltrated Cuba's underground hip-hop movement, recruiting unwitting rappers to spark a youth movement against the government.
More than 32 years of late-night talk will pass into history next May 20.
Mississippi-based regional bank Renasant Corp. said Wednesday that it will acquire Georgia-based Heritage Financial Group.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library invites the community to enter a winter wonderland of decorated trees.
Timothy Lloyd Bridges, 27, of Tuscaloosa, was found in Traveler's Deluxe Motel.
A former Miss America who went on to appear in movies with Elvis Presley and make documentary films around the world has died.
A new public school will open in the Golden Triangle next fall, but it is not the school that has been in the news during recent months.
Former state Rep. Rob Roberson announced Tuesday he will seek Mississippi's District 43 House of Representatives seat.
The Starkville Police Department is investigating the disappearance of a city sanitation vehicle that went missing from a city lot on Dec. 3.
Mississippi authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the death of a 19-year-old woman.
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