Rodney Earl Sanders is accused in the murders of Catholic nuns Margaret Held and Paula Merrill in Mississippi.

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Kimberly V. Bracey alleges in a lawsuit that Jackson, Mississippi Mayor Tony Yarber subjected her to sexual harassment and fired her after she ended an affair with him.

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Photos remembering the five victims in the Citronelle, Alabama mass murder allegedly perpetrated by Derrick Dearman: Shannon Randall, Chelsea and Justin Reed, Joseph Adam Turner, and Robert Lee Brown.

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Chip Johnson, the mayor of Hernando, Mississippi, said sexting a nude photo to a woman that was then sent to the city’s aldermen was a “personal mistake.”

6 months ago 9 Comments

Jeffrey Simmons, a five-star Mississippi State football recruit, apologized after a video surfaced showing him beating a woman during a fight. Watch it here.

7 months ago 3 Comments

Quinton Tellis, 27, has been indicted on a murder charge in the death of 19-year-old Jessica Chambers in Mississippi. See photos of the suspect here.

8 months ago 10 Comments

Quinton Verdell Tellis, 27, has been indicted in the murder of Jessica Chambers, 19, who was burned to death in December 2014 in Mississippi.

8 months ago 93 Comments

A 7-year-old boy was killed and more than a dozen people were injured after a tornado hit Holly Springs, Mississippi. Two others were killed in Benton County.

10 months ago 6 Comments

A large tornado caused severe damage in the northern Mississippi city of Holly Springs, killing a 7-year-old child and injuring several others people. See videos here.

10 months ago 3 Comments

Marshall Leonard was arrested after setting off a bomb at a Walmart in Mississippi because the store stopped selling the Confederate flag, police say.

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Amy Prentiss, the girlfriend of suspected Delta State gunman Shannon Lamb, was killed in their Gautier, Mississippi, home before he fatally shot a professor.

1 year ago 1 Comment

Amy Prentiss was killed by her boyfriend, Shannon Lamb, before he fatally shot a fellow professor at Delta State University in Mississippi, police say.

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Ethan Schmidt, a 39-year-old history professor at Delta State University in Mississippi, was fatally shot by a fellow professor on campus, police say.

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Ethan Schmidt, a history professor at Delta State University in Mississippi, has been identified as the victim killed Monday morning in an on-campus shooting.

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A gunman fired shots from a pickup truck at soldiers training at Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, as part of Jade Helm 15, on back to back days.

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Liquori Tate, a 25-year-old rookie police officer, was fatally shot during a traffic stop in Hattiesburg, Mississippi along with Officer Benjamin Deen.

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