Mississippi

Judge blocks part of Mississippi LGBT marriage law

JACKSON, Miss. — A federal judge has ruled that Mississippi clerks cannot…

 

Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. acknowledges his supporters on arrival at a campaign rally, Tuesday in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Sanders is surprise victor in Michigan; Trump keeps winning

LANSING, Mich. — Bernie Sanders breathed new life into his longshot White…

 

An environmental cleanup crew works in the office of Delta State University history professor Ethan Schmidt in Cleveland, Miss., on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

In 911 call, professor admits to shooting girlfriend

GAUTIER, Miss. — In a 911 call, his voice only slightly shaky,…

 

This undated photo provided by Delta State University shows history professor Ethan Schmidt, who was killed Monday at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss. (Rory Doyle/Delta State University via AP)

Police say suspect in Mississippi campus shooting is dead

CLEVELAND, Miss. — A college instructor suspected in the fatal shootings of…

This undated photo provided by Delta State University shows history professor Ethan Schmidt, who was killed Monday at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss. (Rory Doyle/Delta State University via AP)
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FBI awaits autopsy in hanging of black man in Mississippi

A Mississippi sheriff said Friday that a black man found hanging from…

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Jim Lytle/AP file photoDak Prescott and Mississippi State moved up to No. 3 in the AP poll Sunday after beating Texas A&M on Saturday.

Mississippi rivals tied for No. 3 in AP poll

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Mississippi and Mississippi State are tied for third in…

Jim Lytle/AP file photoDak Prescott and Mississippi State moved up to No. 3 in the AP poll Sunday after beating Texas A&M on Saturday.
AP Photo/Danny JohnstonA row of lightly damages houses

Powerful storms, tornadoes kill 16 in 3 states

Emergency officials searched for survivors Monday in the debris left by a…

AP Photo/Danny JohnstonA row of lightly damages houses
http://thinkprogress.orgJackson Women's Health Organization is the only facility in Mississippi that performs abortions.

Only Mississippi abortion clinic gets license reprieve from federal judge

JACKSON, Miss. — A federal judge has temporarily blocked Mississippi from revoking…

http://thinkprogress.orgJackson Women's Health Organization is the only facility in Mississippi that performs abortions.
Sean Gardener/ReutersWaiting: Lewis family members stand on the front porch as flood waters surround their home on St. Roch Avenue as Hurricane Isaac makes landfall in New Orleans.

New Orleans skirts disaster despite heavy rain

Floodwater from Hurricane Isaac jumped a levee on the outskirts of New…

Sean Gardener/ReutersWaiting: Lewis family members stand on the front porch as flood waters surround their home on St. Roch Avenue as Hurricane Isaac makes landfall in New Orleans.

Mississippi license plate to celebrate early KKK leader

WHAT: Mississippi is being pushed by the Sons of Confederate Veterans to…

Mississippi Gv. Haley Barbour issues statement regarding racial controversy

In a recent interview with The Weekly Standard's Andrew Ferguson, Mississippi Governor…