Mississippi is a southern US state with the Mississippi River to its west, the state of Alabama to its east, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south
Joe Biden won Michigan’s Democratic primary on Tuesday, seizing a key battleground state that helped propel Bernie Sanders’ insurgent candidacy four years ago
Former hotel partner of Donald Trump’s family, Dinesh Chawla, arrested on charges of stealing luggage from Tennessee airport
Police say Chawla confessed to stealing those bags and others over time
United States officials raid numerous Mississippi food processing plants, arrest 680 on charges of immigration violations
US immigration officials raided numerous Mississippi food processing plants on Wednesday, arresting 680 mostly Latino workers. The raids, planned months ago, happened just hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to visit El Paso, Texas.
Donald Trump proposes tighter gun control tied to immigration reform after Ohio, Texas mass shootings that left 29 people dead
US President Donald Trump on Monday urged Republicans and Democrats to agree on tighter gun control
30 dead, several injured in US' Texas, Ohio after two separate mass shootings reported within 24 hours
Two separate mass shootings within 24 hours left 30 people dead and several others injured in the US states of Texas and Ohio.
Two dead as 'disgruntled' Walmart employee opens fire in Mississippi; authorities say he was shot, arrested by police
A gunman described as a disgruntled Walmart employee fatally shot two co-workers and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested on Tuesday at a Walmart store in northern Mississippi, authorities said.
Powerful storms sweep through southern US, kill 8 people, including three children; dozens sustain injuries
Nearly 90,000 customers were without electricity in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Georgia in US as of midday Sunday
Remembering Mark Twain, the author who gave us Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, on his 183rd birthday
Mark Twain worked as a labourer, served as a riverboat pilot, and occasionally published articles and sketches in his brother's newspaper, Muscatine Journal during his lifetime
The European Union warned on Monday that up to $294 billion worth of US exports would face counter-measures if President Donald Trump went through with his threat to slap duties on auto imports.
Eight US states cast midterm primary ballots: All you need to know about polls that will shape 2020 campaigns
Eight states cast midterm primary ballots on Tuesday, with implications for control of the House and Senate and for several governor's races.
Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the US Gulf Coast before weakening rapidly
Hurricane Nate hits US Gulf Coast: Downpour brings floods, power outages; storm weakens after landfall
Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the US Gulf Coast before weakening rapidly, sparing the region the kind of catastrophic damage left by a series of hurricanes that hit the southern US and Caribbean in recent weeks.
Hurricane Nate may strengthen on Saturday, threatening to hit the US central Gulf Coast with strong winds and storm surges after it killed at least 25 people in Central America.
A United States military aircraft has crashed in the southern state of Mississippi, killing 16 people, American media reported on Monday.
Mississippi shooting: Man kills 8, including sheriff's deputy; says he didn't want to be caught alive
Authorities in Mississippi said on Sunday that a suspect is in custody after eight people, including a sheriff's deputy, were killed in a shooting.
Severe storms including tornadoes swept through several small towns in East Texas, killing at least four people and injuring dozens more, and leaving a trail of overturned vehicles, mangled trees and damaged homes, authorities said Sunday.
Heavy downpours pounded parts of the central US Gulf Coast on Saturday, forcing the rescue of dozens of people stranded in homes by waist-high water and leaving one man dead who became trapped by floodwaters.
Republican presidential aspirant Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton have won primaries in the US states of Michigan and Mississippi
US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump faces a tough test on Tuesday when the party's key primaries will be held in four states of Hawaii, Idaho, Michigan and Mississippi as the gap between him and his rivals has narrowed.