Disturbing photo of child in squad car elicits public outcry on social media.
Biden will sign a proclamation on Tuesday to create the Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley National Monument across three sites in Illinois and Mississippi, according to the official.
A shocking video captured at a Mississippi home shows the moment when a bolt of lightning hit a tree and split it in half.
An attorney says a Mississippi police officer who shot and wounded an 11-year-old Black boy in the child’s home should be fired.
School officials told her to dress like a boy ,and a federal judge did not block the officials’ decision.
The shooting happened in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, during a Cinco de Mayo party.
Happy, a 14-year-old husky, had spent most of his life in the shelter, but Angela Boisseau gave him a chance and adopted him.
A train has derailed, sending two containers into the Mississippi River in Wisconsin on Thursday. Railway officials say there's no risk to the river.
Mississippi must join most other states in allowing religious exemptions from vaccinations that children are required to receive so they can attend school, a federal judge has ruled.
Last week's tornado destroyed roughly 300 homes and businesses in Rolling Fork and the nearby town of Silver City. The death toll in Mississippi stood at 21. One person died in Alabama, as well.
Donations will help support communities needing critical resources, including water and housing assistance.
Mississippi is one of the poorest states in the U.S., and the majority-Black Delta where the massive tornado struck has long been one of the poorest parts of the state.
“They said you need to take cover, but it happened so fast a lot of people didn’t even get a chance to take cover."
Authorities in Mississippi believe the couple got into an argument that turned physical.
Dozens more are injured and at least four people are missing, Mississippi officials said.
A Mississippi sheriff says a lone gunman man killed six people including his ex-wife and stepfather at multiple locations in a small, rural town near the Tennessee state line.
Valentine’s Day can bring out the pettiness in people, and police in Mississippi are here for it.
The American Society of Civil Engineers gave the US a 'C-' overall for its drinking water systems.
Investigators are still trying to piece together what led to the fatal shootings.
Two police officers in coastal Mississippi were shot and killed early Wednesday by a woman who they had talked to for nearly 30 minutes in a motel parking lot, authorities said. The woman also died.