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A Connecticut woman whose 15-month-old son died this month after her husband left him in a car on a hot day said Tuesday he is an amazing father and that she forgives him.
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A federal appeals court panel has ruled that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional.
Mississippi Republican Gov. Phil Bryant blames Obamacare for the state's increase in the number of people without health coverage.
The 21-year-old senior at Mississippi State University won the Miss Hospitality Pageant in Hattiesburg Saturday night.
Backers of a separate effort to write a full-funding requirement into the state Constitution are pushing against the proposed suit, saying it could blow a hole in the state's budget, anger lawmakers and give lawyers too much of the money if they won.
In case you hadn't noticed ;Thad Cochran is in line to be the next chair of the Senate Appropriations committee Much has been written about the contested Mississippi GOP primary.
JACKSON, Miss. - Director Tate Taylor, who is from Mississippi, was excited Sunday about his second big motion picture filmed in his home state as a crowd of VIPs and others gathered for a screening in Madison Mississippi rolls out red carpet for 'Get On Up' JACKSON, Miss.
In 1994, the Legislature passed a plan requiring agencies to collect data measuring their performance under five-year strategic plan.
As it became time to prepare the third go-round of our state power rankings, a problem immediately materialized.
Mississippians can get ready to shop till they drop during the upcoming Sales Tax Holiday Friday and Saturday.
Since 2007, Kelly has served as Gulfport's chief administrative officer. He was appointed to the board by Gov. Haley Barbour in 2011.
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood says he isn't satisfied with what Google does to screen illegal drug ads and videos for counterfeit goods.
State Sen. Chris McDaniel had asked the nine justices to hold a hearing and reconsider the ruling they issued last week.
Detective Shannon Sullivan told the Enterprise-Journal that 28-year-old Darnell Varnado and 29-year-old Shantay Varnado of McComb were arrested on one count each of possessing stolen property.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:50 pm
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