Posted: 02/27/2014 - The former operator of East Mississippi Correctional Facility has settled a federal complaint over its operations of the prison.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - A Mississippi House panel is proposing changes that might neutralize concerns about whether a bill could lead to discrimination against gay people.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - The Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus is asking U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to block the state's plan to start using a voter identification law.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - The Jackson City Council will meet Monday to set the date for a special election to replace the late Mayor Chokwe Lumumba.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - Gov. Phil Bryant says he wants attorneys to study Senate Bill 2681, called the Mississippi Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - Two employees of the Mississippi Department of Public Safety have been arrested, accused of federal identity theft.
Posted: 02/27/2014 - A 32-year-old Gulfport woman has been ordered confined at home and must repay $17,000 she fraudulently obtained after the Deepwater Horizon explosion.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - A bill passed overwhelmingly in the Mississippi House to provide funding for the Arts and Entertainment Center in Meridian.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - A federal appeals court is expected to hear oral arguments in late April or early May in a lawsuit challenging a 2012 law that could close Mississippi's only abortion clinic.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Mississippi officials are taking over the Scott County school district after all.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Death row inmate Charles Ray Crawford is asking the Mississippi Supreme Court to let him continue his post-conviction appeals.
Posted: 02/25/2014 - Meridian police are investigating an armed robbery that happened late Monday.