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Vandals Destroy Sign For Emmett Till On Mississippi Freedom Trail

This is the second time in two months the sign at the Bryant Grocery Store has been tampered with.

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A Mississippi Man’s Severed Head Was Found A Mile Away From A Headless Burned Body

"Whoever committed this crime, obviously rage was an ingredient. Perhaps [this] was some type of message sending, perhaps."

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Suspect Arrested After Mississippi Shooting Spree Leaves At Least Eight Dead

Willie Corey Godbolt apparently claimed he was on a suicide mission.

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Three Mississippi Teens Face Capital Murder For Death Of Six-Year-Old Boy

Three Mississippi teens are charged with murdering a six-year-old boy in the back seat of a stolen car.

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Mississippi Recommends You See A Shrink If You’re Caught Wearing Saggy Pants

The state of Mississippi is seeking to put an end to saggy pants.

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A Mississippi Town Renamed Martin Luther King Day To Great Americans Day

...over Martin Luther King Jr., weekened no less.

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Victoria’s Secret Issues Apology To Customer Racially Profiled At Alabama Store

Kimberly Houzah and another black woman were kicked out of the store Wednesday (Dec. 7) after the manager allegedly caught another black woman stealing…

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Investigators Label Black Church Burned & Tagged ‘Vote Trump’ A Hate Crime

The FBI is also working with local enforcement to find the perpetrator(s) responsible for the fire to the 111-year-old church.

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A Black High School Football Player Attacked By White Teammates With Noose

"This is 2016, not 1916. This is America. This is a place where children should go to school and feel safe in their environment.”

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Mississippi Governor Passes A Bill That Permits The Denial Of Services To Gay People

The fight for equality for LGBT folks proves to still be a trying one, amid all the strides the community has made.

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Delta State University Professor Killed In Campus Shooting

A campus shooting in Delta State University has claimed the life of a professor, and has forced the school to go into a major lockdown…

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B.B. King Laid To Rest In His Home State Of Mississippi

Blues legend B.B. King was laid to rest Saturday (May 30), in his home-state of Mississippi. The "Lucille" artist passed away in his sleep on…

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FBI Investigating The Death of A Black Man Found Hanging From A Tree In Mississippi

Local authorities and the FBI are investing the suspicious death of an African-American Mississippi man found hanging from a tree.

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Mississippi Baby ‘Cured’ Of HIV Reportedly Did Not Have The Virus

The Mississippi baby 'cured' of HIV two years ago may not have been cured at all.

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Mississippi’s First Openly-Gay Mayoral Candidate Found Dead

All of Marco McMillian's ambition screeched to a shocking halt last week with his mysterious murder.