A Mississippi man with a history of trying to enshrine Old South symbols in the state constitution is trying again.
One day after sweeping Republican election gains, President Barack Obama and Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell pledged to try to turn divided government into a force for good.
To Arnold Abbott, feeding the homeless in a public park in South Florida was an act of charity.
Chinese officials and businesspeople used a state trip by President Xi Jinping and other high-level visits to smuggle ivory out of Tanzania.
A $2.2 million social media campaign will educate and support young breast cancer survivors in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, according to LSU Health New Orleans.
The shift in power in Congress may give small businesses help with taxes and regulations, but there's little expectation that sweeping changes are in store.
Nissan Motor Co. says it wants to produce 507,000 vehicles a year at its Mississippi plant by 2017.
A 33-year-old man accused of murder in the slaying of his girlfriend in Washington state, posting photos of her body online, and writing that he wanted authorities to kill him has peacefully surrendered in Oregon.
A woman abducted off a Philadelphia street returned home early Thursday.
Nearly everyone agrees that texting and driving is dangerous. Many people do it anyway.
The 60-year-old drummer for Australian rock band AC/DC whose hits include "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap" was accused Thursday of trying to arrange two killings as well as possession of drugs.
Six people were arrested after a police officer allegedly discovered cocaine and marijuana in a vehicle during a traffic stop last month.
Looking for a job? Looking for a worker? In Mississippi, there's an app for that.
The special election for the District 17 Mississippi Senate seat is headed to a Nov. 25 runoff.
Lee Coleman has been re-elected to a second term in office as Circuit Court Judge.
Mississippi Republican Thad Cochran has won a seventh term in the U.S. Senate.
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