Tornado Rips Through Parts of South Mississippi, Killing 4Four people were killed and scores of homes were flattened early Saturday when a tornado ripped through the Hattiesburg area.
Ole Miss Students Occupy Building to Protest Lynching Remarkitnesses say dozens of black and white students are occupying the University of Mississippi's main administrative building in Oxford.
Funny Money: Inmates Called to Pick Up Fake $100s By RoadSome Mississippi inmates were picking peas in a garden when they got a call to clean up money scattered along a roadside.
2 Slain Nuns Remembered for Helping the NeedyHundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state.
Man Arrested In Shocking Killings of 2 Mississippi NunsA man suspected in the slayings of two nuns found dead in their Mississippi home has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the shocking killing that rocked the small town communities where the women served, authorities said.
Baltimore Mayor Bans Government Travel To NC, Mississippi, Amid Bathroom LawBaltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has issued a government travel ban to North Carolina and Mississippi over the states’ controversial public restroom laws.
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Court: Pastor Not Required To Register As Sex OffenderA former Jackson, Mississippi, minister will not have to register as a sex offender in Mississippi after his criminal record was expunged in Maryland.
Md. Man Arrested, Accused Of Kidnapping 6-Year-Old Daughter In Miss.A six-year-old who police say was kidnapped from a Pascagoula, Mississippi, restaurant Wednesday night has been found safe in Butler County, Alabama. The child's father is behind bars, awaiting extradition.
College Football Spotlight: College Football's Best Month Will Get Started With A BangOctober is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.
Rescued Dogs From Miss. Head North For AdoptionThe Humane Society of the United States is bringing dozens of rescued dogs from Mississippi to its headquarters near Washington for care and adoption.
Brief Hearing Held In Ricin Letters CaseA Mississippi man appeared briefly in court Monday on a charge that he made a deadly poison that was sent in letters to President Barack Obama, a senator and a judge.