The American Society of Civil Engineers gave the US a 'C-' overall for its drinking water systems.
Since 2002, there have only been three reported fin whale strandings in the Gulf of Mexico.
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.
Mississippi State football coach Mike Leach has died at 61 after being hospitalized with a heart condition.
Current Mississippi State football coach and former Washington State University coach Mike Leach was hospitalized in critical condition Monday, the day after what the university called "a personal health issue" at his home in Starkville forced him to be airlifted to a medical facility in Jackson.
Police say an argument over a game led one golfer to bite the nose off another in the parking lot of a casino.
Significant tornado damage was evident in a community north of Montgomery, Alabama, where two people were killed as a tree struck their home.
In June, a Mississippi jury convicted him of sexual battery and child abuse charges. Scott's accuser testified Scott sexually assaulted her in 2016 and 2017.
Jackson's Deputy Police Chief Deric Hearn identified the boy as Markell Noah.
Nearly the entire workforce of the Mississippi-based company got a memo informing them not to come to work the next day.
Authorities in said Jenise Bolin asked to be tagged on Facebook while he was being arrested.
The 9-foot bronze statue of Emmett Till coming to Greenwood, Mississippi, is not far from where white men kidnapped and killed the Black teen over accusations that he flirted with a white woman.
Video footage showed one of the former Mississippi daycare employees wearing a mask similar to the "Scream" movies and yelling at children who didn't "clean up" or "act good."
A vehicle that was reported missing in 1989 was recovered from the Mississippi River in Dakota County recently.
The state has filed a civil lawsuit against Favre and others to recover more than $20 million in misspent welfare money intended to help needy people in one of the country's poorest states
One of the texts from 2017 showed Republican Gov. Phil Bryant, who left office in 2020, was “on board” with the arrangement.
A historic flood was just the start of an unimaginable crisis.
Governor Tate Reeves said progress was being made on the city’s water crisis.
Jackson remained under a boil water advisory, but the drop in water pressure that had brought the system to near collapse appeared to be resolved, officials said.