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Man makes police brutality claims; 2 officers get fired

The victim was charged with resisting arrest. It's unclear if he has a lawyer.

Mississippi slated to receive some election security money

Mississippi is among the states where most counties use electronic voting machines that don't leave a paper trail.

2 questioned after body of Mississippi man found in freezer

The sheriff says he's not sure how the man died, but says his body is being taken for an autopsy at the state Crime Lab in Pearl.

Attorney: Controversial Gun Proposal Wouldn’t Work Here

If their weapon is used to commit murder, with existing laws there's little to nothing a prosecutor could do.

Mississippi cuts math teacher test score, citing shortage

The state Board of Education voted to approve the change Thursday. It takes effect immediately.

Mississippi auditor says town misspent seized drug money

The Rankin County town's government has been the focus of a power struggle between Mayor Ryshonda Beechem and aldermen.

Mississippi job numbers fall slightly from record levels

April's U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.9% from 4.1% in March. The U.S. Labor Department released figures Friday, adjusted to cancel out seasonal changes.

Mississippi hopes to play its cards right after sports betting legalization

"Every game that is being played and bet on right now, they're being bet on in Las Vegas, they're being bet on illegally. So what's the difference?"

Mississippi police officer dies after 1-vehicle crash

It appears the officer lost control of his vehicle, left the road and hit a tree and caught fire.

Barge sinks after hit on Mississippi River bridge

The barges don't contain hazardous material. The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating.

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