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National

The FBI Is Investigating The August Deaths Of Fifteen Mississippi Inmates

According to the head of the Mississippi Department of Corrections, the number of deaths is mainly due to natural causes.

News

Emmett Till’s Landmark Sign Has Been Riddled With Bullet Holes

“We didn’t deal with the root reasons in 1955, and we’re still having to deal with that."

National

Emmett Till Murder Case Reopened 63 Years Later

The federal government quietly reopened the investigation "based upon the discovery of new information.”

Features

‘As Much As I Can’ Examines The Health And Humanity Of HIV Positive Black Gay Men

'As Much As I Can' aims to humanize and shatter the stigma that surrounds HIV positive black gay men, more than 30 years after the…

News

Mississippi Man, Who Was Arrested For Exposing Partner To HIV, Is A Repeat Offender

Tyrone Ross, the 29-year-old Mississippi-native who was arrested on Sunday (May 20) for knowingly exposing people to HIV, has reportedly been charged twice in the…

News

Tracy Lynn Garner, Convicted Of Fatal Butt Injections, Dies In Prison

The Department of Corrections haven't elaborated on the circumstances surrounding Garner’s death.

News

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.

National

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."

National

Suspect Arrested After Mississippi Shooting Spree Leaves At Least Eight Dead

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

News

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.

News

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.

National

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

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

News

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…

News

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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