Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he's declaring an emergency in the area affected by the KC-130 crash that killed 15 Marines and a Navy corpsman this week.
Two Mississippi men have been criminally charged as part of a nationwide crackdown on health care fraud.
With debris scattered for miles across the flat countryside of the Mississippi Delta, federal and local officials combed soybean fields for clues in a military plane crash that killed 15 Marines and a Navy sailor.
A U.S. military plane used for refueling crashed into a soybean field in rural Mississippi, killing at least 16 people aboard in a fiery wreck and spreading debris for miles, officials said.
The United Auto Workers filed petitions Monday to force a unionization election at a Nissan plant in Mississippi after a yearslong campaign to build support in a region typically unwelcoming to organized labor.
Mississippi's top elections official says he is consistent by sharing some voter information with other states while also telling a national group to "jump in the Gulf of Mexico" as it requests similar data.
Nonpartisan special elections are set for two of the four vacancies in the Mississippi House.
Wrangling continues over a Mississippi law that lets merchants and government officials cite their religious beliefs to deny services to same-sex couples.
The man in charge of negotiating a settlement to wind down Mississippi Power Co.'s coal-fueled power plant project says the company has already made proposals.
Months after Mississippi's top tax official proposed requiring large online sellers to collect taxes on internet sales, he still hasn't enacted the rule.
Mississippi's state auditor on Wednesday demanded that a troubled electric car maker or its leader repay $4.9 million in state and local aid the company received, plus $1.5 million of interest.
New court rules in Mississippi could help prevent poor people from being stuck in jail without a lawyer or bail.
Finances were a constant worry for William Faulkner during his early years as a writer. So, an expert says it's fitting that a literary conference will focus on the theme "Faulkner and Money: The Economies of Yoknapatawpha and Beyond."
Mississippi education leaders are restarting a search for a leader to take charge of faltering local schools and districts.
Medicaid is both a gift and a burden to Mississippi.
Mississippi's top elections official says he will not deliver personal information about voters if he receives a request from a commission appointed by President Donald Trump.
A Mississippi lawmaker who said weeks ago that people should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments is now criticizing the vandalism of a historical marker about a lynching that galvanized the civil rights movement.
President Donald Trump announced his choices Thursday to become the top federal prosecutors in Mississippi.
A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the state's Confederate-themed flag to the U.S. Supreme Court.
One of the nation's largest utilities, faced with an ultimatum from Mississippi regulators, said Wednesday that it will suspend efforts to complete a first-of-its-kind coal-fueled power plant.
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