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Victim and alleged shooter both white; authorities looking into dispute about the victim's mixed-race grandchildren. (Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Mississippi Man Shot 2 Weeks After Cross Burning On His Yard

Dispute was about his mixed-race grandchildren, say authorities.

08/19/2014

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Roland Martin: Are African Americans Willing To Cross Party Lines?

Question of the day: Black voters crossed party lines to torpedo a Mississippi Tea Partier. Should this strategy be expanded in the South? Why are conservatives & Tea Partiers mad because Black voters crossed the […]

WAOK-AM–06/25/2014

Sen. Thad Cochran thanks supporters after his narrow victory over Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel in the GOP runoff in Mississippi. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cochran Wins Mississippi Runoff, Edges Tea Partyer

Six-term Senator Thad Cochran narrowly held off Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel.

06/24/2014

File photo of a KFC sign. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Kid Scarred By Dog Allegedly Asked To Leave KFC

KFC Corp. says it is investigating allegations that a staffer at a restaurant in Jackson, Mississippi asked a 3-year-old to leave because her facial injuries frightened other patrons.

06/15/2014

A young victim holed up in his bathroom to take cover from the Apr. 27 tornado moving rapidly toward his house used his final moments to send a final pair of text messages to his mother: “Goodbye mama…It’s heading right for me.” A man walks past a building that was destroyed by a tornado yesterday when it tore through the area for the second time in three years, on April 28, 2014 in Mayflower, Ark. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Tornadoes Leave More Than 30 Dead Over Two-Day Span

A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday morning.

04/29/2014

Debris from a house destroyed by a tornado. (credit: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Tornadoes Cause Damage, Injuries In Miss., Ala.

At least three tornadoes flattened homes and businesses, flipped trucks over on highways and bent telephone poles into 45-degree angles as they barreled through the South on Monday, killing at least one woman in Mississippi and unleashing severe thunderstorms, damaging hail and flash floods.

04/28/2014

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Georgia Beats Mississippi; Advances In SEC Tourney

ATLANTA (AP) — Charles Mann scored 16 points, including a go-ahead basket with 17 seconds remaining, and Georgia edged Mississippi 75-73 in the Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinals on Friday night. Marshall Henderson scored 19 points […]

92.9 The Game–03/15/2014

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Dozens Hurt After Floor Collapses At Mississippi Church Center

About 35 people hurt when the second floor of an activity center in rural Mississippi collapsed during an evening youth service.

02/20/2014

Natasha Stewart was found guilty for referring a friend to get buttock enhancing injections from a non-medical professional. 
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Manslaughter Verdict In Buttocks Injection Trial

Prosecutors said Natasha Stewart knowingly referred the victim to a non-medical professional.

02/01/2014

A road sign warning motorists of deer.  (credit:  Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Odd Call: Blowing Nose Brings Big Buck Running

The deer hunter figured sneezing had blown his chance at a deer, but blowing his nose brought a big buck running.

01/27/2014

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