Two Mississippi counties are reporting new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the state's total to 42 so far this year.
If a debate in Mississippi's U.S. Senate race to fill out the unexpired term of the retired Thad Cochran had gone off as planned last Thursday at Millsaps College in Jackson, you might be reading more about the event in this space.
Monday is the deadline for people to register to vote in person in Mississippi for November's general election.
A lawyer trying to recover money in a collapsed Ponzi scheme is suing three people who sold the investments, demanding they return more than $16 million in sales commissions.
Mississippi residents are facing a deadline if they want to cast ballots in the federal midterm election.
Mississippi voters are unlikely to see their state's appointed U.S. senator in a face-to-face debate with her three challengers before next month's special election to fill the end of a six-year term.
The Mississippi Supreme Court says it will not reconsider its earlier ruling that judges were wrong to ban people with enhanced concealed-carry licenses from taking guns into courthouses.
After a Facebook post by a prominent University of Mississippi donor was denounced as racist, some professors say the university should rename its journalism school for an African-American journalist who crusaded against lynching.
Mourners gathered in two Mississippi communities Thursday at funerals for two law enforcement officers who were shot to death, a day after services were held for another slain officer.
Four Louisiana men have been indicted on charges that they tried to bribe a Mississippi sheriff with $2,000 in casino chips to give them lucrative jail contracts.
Mississippi's Democratic attorney general on Wednesday launched his 2019 campaign for governor of one of the poorest states in the nation, citing the biblical mandate to help the needy.
Mississippi's governor on Wednesday awarded a state medal to a slain police officer, as relatives and law enforcement personnel mourned his death.
Three central Mississippi counties are reporting four new cases of West Nile virus, bringing the state's total to 40 so far this year.
President Donald Trump ignited a crowd at a campaign rally in Mississippi on Tuesday by mocking a woman who has claimed she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh decades ago.
A Louisiana prosecutor says his office will confer with Mississippi counterparts before trying a man who has been accused of murder in both states.
The only Democrat holding statewide office in Mississippi says he will run for governor in 2019, setting up what could be the hardest-fought race for the state's top office since 2003.
A Mississippi bank has completed its purchase of a Texas bank for $152 million in cash and stock.
A Mississippi judge declared a second mistrial Monday in the capital murder case of a man accused of setting a woman on fire, after jurors once again said they couldn't reach a verdict.
Residents mourning two officers killed in a weekend shootout in a small Mississippi city left roses, balloons and American flags at police headquarters Sunday and held an evening vigil in their memory.
Two police officers were shot and killed following an early Saturday morning confrontation in Mississippi, authorities said.
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