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Mississippi's lieutenant governor says he's ready to accept most transportation funding proposals championed by leaders of the state House. That makes an agreement more likely... [Read More]
A Mississippi judge who helped bring down famed tobacco lawyer Richard "Dickie" Scruggs on bribery allegations has died. Court system spokeswoman Beverly Kraft says 83-year-old... [Read More]
Mississippi education leaders may reset part of the grading scale for schools for the third year in a row. The state Board of Education voted... [Read More]
Mississippi students fared better on the state's standardized tests last year, although gains in math again outstripped gains in English and language arts. The results,... [Read More]
Mississippi's governor says he will call lawmakers into special session next week to consider more money for transportation. Clay Chandler, a spokesman for Republican Gov.... [Read More]
Another Mississippi juvenile resentenced to life without parole in prison is appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court, raising questions about whether state judges are obeying... [Read More]
Mississippi's largest hospital and its largest private insurer say they've reached an agreement to end their contract dispute. The University of Mississippi Medical Center and... [Read More]
Federal authorities say a Mississippi sheriff gave protection for years to a drug dealer who robbed other dealers and kicked back stolen money and drug... [Read More]
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A former Mississippi Delta sheriff allegedly protected an illegal drug dealer for 15 years in exchange for bribes. [Read More]
A special session to seek more money for Mississippi's roads and bridges could be drawing near. But nothing is likely to happen without Lt. Gov.... [Read More]
"All the players know it's an issue and they want something done that's positive for the state of Mississippi," [Read More]
A Mississippi pharmacist is pleading guilty to helping run a fraud that collected $244 million from a federal military health insurer. Thomas E. Spell Jr.... [Read More]
Federal prosecutors are filing criminal charges against a pharmacist they say is one of the central figures in a $400 million health care fraud. Thomas... [Read More]
A train crash into a tour bus that killed four in Mississippi last year stemmed from the railroad and the city failing to improve an... [Read More]
Mississippi Power Co. customers will see electricity rates go up about 9 percent starting in September. The state Public Service Commission on Tuesday approved general... [Read More]
Federal regulators say a train crash into a tour bus that killed four last year stemmed from the railroad and a Mississippi city failing to... [Read More]
The NTSB issued 11 recommendations for preventing future crashes that focus on railroads and governments improving steep rail crossings. [Read More]
Federal regulators plan to discuss why a train hit a bus stuck on a Mississippi railroad crossing in March 2017, and what can be done... [Read More]
More than a year after a train slammed into a bus stuck on a railroad crossing on the Mississippi Gulf Coast and killed four Texas... [Read More]