Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile would have to act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under new rules being considered by the Federal Communications Commission.
A businessman says a former Mississippi prison official solicited the first in a series of bribes that eventually mounted to $1.5 million.
The White House threatened Wednesday to veto a Republican bill to overhaul the widely criticized No Child Left Behind law, calling the effort "a significant step backwards."
The former Marine convicted of killing "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man was hospitalized multiple times for psychiatric treatment and was prescribed medication to treat schizophrenia.
Billy Williams found two dead bucks in woods north of Caledonia in 1992. They were big deer -- one was a nine-point, the other an 11-point.
A winter storm warning is in effect for all of north Mississippi and the central part of the state is under a winter weather advisory.
A report released by a non-profit group this week shows that 70 of Mississippi's 146 school districts did not offer public pre-K education to students.
A special, non-partisan election to fill former U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee's 1st Congressional District seat will be held May 12.
A Texas jury has rejected the insanity defense of a former Marine in the deaths of famed "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and another man.
Jeffery Bailey spends nearly every day at his public library.
The Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Development Authority has hired an Alabama man as its new administrator.
Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves' $382 million tax-cut proposal was big, until fellow Republican House Speaker Philip Gunn rolled out his own $1.7 billion plan to eliminate Mississippi's personal income tax.
Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.
George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in a 2012 confrontation with the teenager, will not face federal charges, the Justice Department said Tuesday.
A Massachusetts man has found a way to profit from the several feet of snow in his yard: He's shipping it to people in warmer climates for the bargain price of $89 for six pounds.
Twenty-two out of 24. And 206 to 96.
1. Church to get $8M from Tronox settlement COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
2. Goodbye to an unorthodox restaurateur: Norfleet Reichle dies at home Wednesday at age 68 COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. LCSO: Human skull discovered in Lowndes County backyard COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. One dead after Monday crash STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY