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New Mississippi law to reduce catalytic converter thefts goes into effect Friday

A new law that officials hope will curb catalytic converter thefts across the state goes into effect Friday. ...

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Mississippi police: Multiple guns stolen out of parked vehicles throughout city

Officials in one Mississippi city are investigating after multiple guns were stolen out of parked vehicles in the ...

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University of Mississippi football player shot in Omaha after College World Series

An Ole Miss football player is recovering after being shot in Omaha just hours after the Ole Mississippi ...

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Officials warn public about scammers claiming to be Mississippi police officers

Officials with the Biloxi Police Department are alerting the public of a phone scam where scammers claim to be ...

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Deputies: Mississippi man wanted since December 2020 found hiding under house

A Mississippi man wanted since December 2020 was taken into custody after being found hiding under his house. ...

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Unserved arrest warrant from 1955 found, charges white woman with Emmett Till’s kidnapping

A team searching a Mississippi courthouse basement for evidence about the lynching of Black teenager Emmett Till has ...

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Mississippi university student arrested, charged with lying to FBI, harassing Saudi dissidents

A Saudi man living in Mississippi has been charged with lying to FBI agents and was reportedly using ...

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Two federal inmates charged after planned attempt to assault Mississippi law enforcement officers

A Mississippi sheriff reports that two federal inmates housed in the Monroe County Jail attempted to carry out ...

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Deputies: Boaters discover woman unresponsive on Mississippi river sandbar

Deputies are investigating after boaters on the Leaf River discovered an adult female lying on a sandbar. The ...

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Medical transport plane grounded after being shot at Mississippi airport

A medical transport plane has been grounded after it was struck by a bullet at a Mississippi airport. ...

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Police: Man shot, killed while walking down street in Mississippi’s capital city

Police say a man was shot and killed while he was walking down the street in broad daylight ...

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Mike Ezell wins 4th District GOP runoff, sending incumbent Palazzo home

A career Mississippi lawman ousted his GOP rival Tuesday in the runoff election for Mississippi’s 4th Congressional District. ...

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Flowers wins GOP runoff, will face US Rep. Bennie Thompson in November

Military veteran Brian Flowers on Tuesday won the Mississippi Republican primary runoff to try to unseat Democratic Rep. ...

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Mississippi murder suspect out on bond among four arrested in armed robbery attempt, car chase

Four people have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery attempt in Brookhaven, including a teen recently ...

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$53.3 Million. 33 Jobs. No Plan. That’s How Mississippi Lawmakers Are Spending BP Oil Spill Money.

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Man accused of killing police dog, now charged with murder

The man accused of shooting and killing a police dog has now been charged with murder. Mitchell Wayne ...

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Mississippi woman sentenced for smothering 10-year-old boy, burning him with lit cigarette

A Mississippi woman accused of burning a child with a lit cigarette and attempting to smother the child ...

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Mississippi man dies when motorcycle collides with farm truck

A Mississippi man died when his motorcycle crashed into another vehicle Saturday. Officials from the Tishomingo County Coroner’s ...

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Mississippi authorities issue alert for missing teen, two-day-old baby

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 17-year-old Angela Gail Kirk and two-day-old Kyron Legend Kirk of ...

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Get ready Mississippi! Streets of Oxford, Swayze Field will be rockin’ on Wednesday to celebrate Ole Miss National Championship

Ole Miss will celebrate the 2022 NCAA Baseball National Championship on Wednesday, June 29, with a parade through ...