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The Latest: Mississippi officer charged with murder

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a Mississippi police officer charged with killing a woman (all times local): 9:30 p.m. A court document shows a north Mississippi police officer has been charged with murder in the death of a woman he was ...

The Latest: Mississippi officer charged with murder

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Mississippi Walmart shooting victims identified; suspect charged with murder The two victims who were shot and killed after police said a gunman opened fire inside a northern Mississippi Walmart on Tuesday have been identified ...
05:16, 07/31/2019

The Latest: Service honors slain Mississippi officer BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Mississippi police officer (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Hundreds of Mississippi residents are reme...
04:00, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Mississippi police hunt Biloxi officer’s killer BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Biloxi police officer (all times local): 9:30 a.m. A Mississippi Gulf Coast police chief says a gu...
19:00, 05/06/2019

An Air Force officer reported his wife missing. Now he's charged with her murder Air Force Major Andre McDonald, based out of San Antonio, was arrested after officials found the body of his wife Andreen on Thursday.   &#...
19:32, 07/15/2019

Black Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Being Shot by a Police Officer During Traffic Stop For black men throughout the country, getting pulled over by the police is one of our biggest fears—if not our greatest source of anxiety. But to be c...
02:48, 07/02/2019

The Latest: Judge releases Navy SEAL charged with murder SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the court case of a Navy SEAL accused of murder (all times local): 5:35 p.m. A military judge has released a Navy SEAL ...
03:48, 05/31/2019

Pc Andrew Harper latest: Accused Jed Foster winks from dock as he appears in court charged with murdering police officer The man accused of murdering newlywed PC Andrew Harper when he was investigating a burglary winked from the dock as he appeared in court for the first...
14:16, 08/20/2019

Suspect caught in killing of Mississippi officer A Mississippi man is under arrest, accused of gunning down a uniformed police officer in a Biloxi police station parking lot. 19-year-old Darian Tawan...
11:48, 05/07/2019

2 more men arrested after Mississippi police officer slain BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Two more people have been arrested after a Mississippi police officer was gunned down outside his police station. Harrison County...
15:32, 05/09/2019

Mississippi manhunt for killer of officer outside station BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Police in Mississippi are looking for a gunman who approached a uniformed officer outside a Biloxi police station and shot him de...
14:16, 05/06/2019

Mississippi police jail smiling suspect in officer’s killing A Mississippi teenager accused of gunning down a uniformed officer in a police station parking lot was captured and returned in handcuffs, smiling as ...
15:32, 05/07/2019

Mississippi police jail smiling suspect in officer's killing A Mississippi teenager accused of gunning down a uniformed officer in a police station parking lot was captured and returned in handcuffs, smiling as ...
18:16, 05/07/2019

Mississippi teen accused of killing a uniformed officer arrested Police say Darian Tawan Atkinson, 19, shot patrolman Robert McKeithen dead in the station’s parking lotA Mississippi teenager accused of shooting dead...
18:16, 05/07/2019

Mississippi police shooting: suspect who shot dead officer on the run Biloxi police chief says he believes the man who killed officer Robert McKeithen outside the police station is still in the areaA man who shot dead an...
17:48, 05/06/2019

Mississippi rep charged with punching wife could be removed JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi House speaker has lawyers researching how to remove a lawmaker if it’s true that the man punched his own w...
19:16, 05/24/2019

Officer accused of sexually abusing 15-year-old killed himself, Mississippi police say The apparent suicide follows claims that the Jackson Police Department officer sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl in Mississippi.   ...
08:00, 05/28/2019

Suspect caught in fatal shooting of Mississippi officer at police station A Biloxi police officer on his way home spotted a man resembling the suspect in the death of Biloxi Police Officer Robert McKeithen.   ...
16:16, 05/07/2019

Grand jury to hear case in Mississippi police officer death GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A grand jury will hear the case against the suspect in the slaying of a Mississippi officer who was shot outside a police stati...
22:16, 06/18/2019

More than 40 charged in federal court from Mississippi ICE raid, but no company officials So far, more than 40 arrest warrants have been filed in federal court resulting from the Aug. 7 immigration raid.       ...
21:16, 08/18/2019

Hundreds of Their Workers Were Arrested In Mississippi ICE Raids, But No Employers Have Been Charged Yet Hundreds of employees at seven worksites across Mississippi were swept up Wednesday in the largest immigration raid in at least a decade. Their employ...
03:16, 08/10/2019

White Mississippi man who burned a cross near the home of black residents has been charged A man faces federal charges in a 2017 cross burning outside the home of African American residents in a small Mississippi town.    ...
19:00, 07/01/2019

Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self in murder-suicide: cops A Democratic candidate who was seeking election to the Mississippi House of Representatives, and who had just been served divorce papers, walked into ...
07:32, 07/18/2019

Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self in murder-suicide, police say A Democratic candidate who was seeking election to the Mississippi House of Representatives, and who had just been served divorce papers, walked into ...
20:16, 07/17/2019

U.S. Supreme Court tosses black Mississippi inmate's murder conviction in racial case The U.S. Supreme Court, confronting racial bias in the American criminal justice system, on Friday threw out a black Mississippi death row inmate's co...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times....
17:32, 06/21/2019

White Mississippi man who burned cross near black residents' home has been charged in federal hate crime case A man faces federal charges in a 2017 cross burning outside the home of African American residents in a small Mississippi town.    ...
00:00, 07/02/2019

The Latest: Judge questions Mississippi 6-week abortion ban JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a hearing in a lawsuit to block a Mississippi abortion law that bans the procedure after 6 weeks (all times local)...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Supreme Court overturns Mississippi man’s murder conviction in case that raised questions of racial bias, orders new trial Curtis Flowers, who is African American, was tried six times for the 1996 slaying of four people. His lawyers had argued that the local district attor...
16:48, 06/21/2019

FBI Offers Reward In Officer’s Murder NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Bardstown Police Officer Jason Ellis was shot and killed nearly six years ago, and still, no arrests have been made...
14:48, 05/19/2019

The Latest: Fallen tree kills teen in storms in Mississippi ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather across the United States (all times local): 1:15 p.m. The death of a recent high school graduate in Missis...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Three arrested in murder of off-duty LAPD officer Police arrested three people Friday in the murder of Los Angeles Police Department Officer Juan Diaz who was off-duty when he was gunned down on Satur...
06:48, 08/03/2019

Bail denied for former police officer charged in killing OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Bail has been denied for a former Mississippi police officer charged in the killing of a woman with whom he was romantically invo...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Texas police officer charged with murdering motorist A Texas police officer turned himself in to authorities after being charged with murder for shooting and killing a driver of a suspected stolen vehicl...
22:00, 06/27/2019

Texas officer charged with homicide for shooting black man A Texas grand jury indicted a suburban Dallas police officer Wednesday on a charge of criminally negligent homicide for fatally shooting a black man d...
02:48, 05/02/2019

Former officer charged for not responding to Florida school shooting A former Florida sheriff's deputy was arrested on Tuesday on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges stemming from his lack of response during the 201...
01:16, 06/05/2019

Georgia officer charged with hitting homeless woman A prosecutor has announced felony charges against an Atlanta-area police officer who was captured on video hitting a homeless woman inside a convenien...
02:16, 05/31/2019

Fired officer charged with shoving, choking prisoner A fired suburban St. Louis police officer who is accused of shoving and choking a prisoner inside a booking area has been charged with a misdemeanor....
16:48, 05/14/2019

Minneapolis officer convicted of murder in 911 caller death Jurors will resume deliberations Tuesday in the trial of a Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 to repor...
03:48, 05/01/2019

Minn. officer guilty of murder in 911 caller death A Minneapolis police officer has been convicted of murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman who approached his squad car after she called 911....
04:16, 05/01/2019

Kentucky court security officer charged in fatal ATV crash MONTEREY, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky court security officer has been arrested after a passenger on an ATV he was driving died in a crash. K...
19:32, 06/23/2019

Massachusetts officer charged with raping homeless teen girl WOBURN, Mass. — A veteran Massachusetts police officer has been charged with raping a 16-year-old girl who was homeless and addicted to heroin at the ...
08:48, 06/28/2019

Former Florida officer charged for inaction during Parkland school shooting The Florida deputy who was on duty during a deadly shooting at a Parkland high school has been arrested. The charges against him relate to his inactio...
10:32, 06/05/2019

Pennsylvania woman charged with DUI bites officer during arrest, prosecutors say New Jersey prosecutors said a Pennsylvania woman has been charged with driving under the influence after she allegedly took off from police on Saturda...
05:32, 07/15/2019

Former Olympian charged with attempted murder A former US Olympian was charged with two counts of attempted murder Thursday after a shooting was reported at his New Jersey farm, authorities said....
14:16, 08/10/2019

Teen Charged With Murder Of 7-Year-Old HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. (News Enterprise) – A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a 7-year-old family member. According to the News E...
13:16, 06/21/2019

Senior Railway Police Officer Charged For Molesting Woman On Train A complaint has been lodged against a senior Railway Protection Force officer today for allegedly sexually assaulting a railway official's wife on a t...
18:16, 07/15/2019

Florida ex-officer charged with negligence in school shooting released on bail The former sheriff's deputy who was arrested this week after being charged for his lack of response to the 2018 mass shooting at a Parkland, Florida, ...
22:48, 06/06/2019

Two U.S. teens arrested in murder of Italian military police officer Two American teens were arrested on Saturday in Rome accused of the stabbing murder of an Italian military police officer in a crime that has shaken I...
06:16, 07/28/2019

Teen charged with murder in death of cabbie hit by his own car Police on Tuesday arrested a teenager who allegedly robbed a taxi driver in the Bronx Sunday night, causing the driver to chase after him and get fata...
05:16, 07/17/2019

Baltimore man charged in murder of transgender woman A Baltimore man has been busted in connection with the murder of a transgender woman last month, ending a five-week probe during which cops tracked hi...
00:32, 07/23/2019

Mom charged in murder of toddler son, destroying evidence A New Jersey woman who got arrested earlier this year for killing and dismembering her toddler son — after he allegedly refused to listen to he...
23:48, 06/21/2019

Maltese soldiers charged with migrant murder Tasked with rescuing migrants who arrive on Malta's shores, two soldiers have been charged with murdering two men who arrived from Ivory Coast. Charge...
22:16, 05/20/2019

US teen accused of killing Italian police officer was charged over an assault in California California teen accused of murdering an Italian police officer in Rome had been previously charged in an assault in the United States, according to a ...
04:16, 08/01/2019

Los Angeles police officer charged with multiple rapes after DNA links him to cold case A LAPD officer is facing life in prison after an investigation into an accusation of rape led to the discovery of another victim.    &...
16:48, 07/18/2019

Minneapolis Police Officer Convicted of Murder in Shooting of Australian Woman The former officer, Mohamed Noor, fired a single shot that killed Justine Ruszczyk in 2017. She had been calling the police, reporting that she heard ...
02:16, 05/01/2019

Argentinian ex-army officer accused of murder found on holiday in Sicily Reporters discovered Carlos Luis Malatto, accused of five counts of crimes against humanity, in MessinaHuman rights groups have expressed outrage afte...
01:48, 06/14/2019

Uncle charged with murder in disappearance of Utah girl SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The uncle of a missing 5-year-old Utah girl has been charged with murder as a search for the child stretches into a fifth day. L...
20:16, 05/29/2019

Kyrgyzstan’s ex-president charged with murder after deadly clashes Almazbek Atambayev surrended to police last week after deadly clash during raidProsecutors have charged Kyrgyzstan’s former president Almazbek Atambay...
13:48, 08/13/2019

Doctor charged with murder in painkiller overdose deaths COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A critical care doctor who is already accused of ordering painkiller overdoses for dozens of Ohio hospital patients has been cha...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Gujarat Cop Fires At Man After Argument, Charged With Attempt To Murder A case of attempt to murder has been registered against a police sub-inspector in Vadodara for allegedly firing at a man during an altercation with hi...
05:16, 06/08/2019

Second suspect charged in murder of baby who fatally overdosed A Bronx man has been arrested for murder in the death of a Bronx baby who had a fatal mix of fentanyl and heroin in his system, police said Saturday. ...
04:48, 06/30/2019

Man charged with murder in death of daughter he mistook for intruder GREENVILLE, S.C. — Authorities in South Carolina have charged a man with killing his daughter, whom he mistook for a potential intruder. The Greenvill...
06:32, 05/24/2019

Former Olympian Michael Barisone charged with attempted murder MORRISTOWN, N.J. — A former U.S. Olympic dressage athlete is accused of shooting a woman at his New Jersey farm where he trains equestrian athletes. P...
15:48, 08/09/2019

83-year-old man charged with murder after allegedly killing Texas man A Texas octogenarian was busted for allegedly shooting and killing his neighbor in a property dispute, according to a report Monday. Wilmer Alton Tayl...
00:32, 07/23/2019

Mother charged with murder in fatal stabbing of infant LITTLE FERRY, N.J. — A mother accused of fatally stabbing her infant in the family’s northern New Jersey home has been charged with murder. Hira...
14:48, 05/04/2019

Man charged with murder, assault for Appalachian Trail stabbings A Massachusetts man faces federal murder and assault charges in connection with a stabbing along the Appalachian Trail in Virginia that left one man d...
04:48, 05/15/2019

Bianca Devins’ boyfriend charged with second-degree murder Brandon Andrew Clark, 21, of Cicero, allegedly slit Devins' throat and then posted a photo of her lifeless body on Instragram — where it remained for ...
05:16, 07/16/2019

Couple charged with murder for smothering baby while he was in ‘timeout’ A New Jersey couple accused of smothering their baby while putting him in a “timeout” for crying before they went on a smoke break have been indicted ...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Michigan man charged with murder in fatal beating of 2 women MASON, Mich. (AP) — A man has been charged in the killings of two women who were found fatally beaten after he showed cellphone photos of their bodies...
01:00, 05/15/2019

Mom charged with murder after special-needs son found dead in closet A preliminary hearing began this week for a Los Angeles mom accused of keeping her 11-year-old special-needs son sedated and hidden in a closet for at...
19:48, 06/19/2019

Mom whose baby died with drugs in system charged with murder A Bronx woman has been arrested in the murder of her 18-month-old son, who died last year with a fatal cocktail of fentanyl and heroin in his system, ...
23:32, 05/29/2019

Ex-US Olympic dressage athlete charged with attempted murder MORRISTOWN, N.J. — A former U.S. Olympic dressage athlete is accused of shooting a woman at his New Jersey farm where he trains equestrian athletes. P...
13:48, 08/09/2019

Kyrgyzstan ex-president charged with murder following arrest: reports Former Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev was charged with murder Tuesday following two violent police raids at his residence last week that left...
04:32, 08/14/2019

Two charged with murder of New Zealand man in Panama pirate attack Alan Culverwell was shot dead on his boat in the Caribbean and his wife and daughter were injured Two Panamanians have been charged with murdering a N...
06:00, 05/05/2019

Trial Set To Begin For Woman Charged In Frankfort Murder FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The trial for one of the women accused in the deadly shooting of a Frankfort pizza delivery driver is scheduled t...
14:16, 05/06/2019

Brooklyn man charged with murder after fatal fight over shoes A Brooklyn man who allegedly killed his stepmom when she tried to break up a fight between the 55-year-old and his father over shoes last week was cha...
00:32, 05/29/2019

North Carolina man charged with murdering Missouri officer shot while responding to call: police A 26-year-old man from North Carolina has been charged with murder for shooting and killing a Missouri officer who was responding to a call in Louis C...
00:32, 06/25/2019

Ohio parole officer Keith Cooper charged with sexually assaulting female parolees A parole officer in Ohio has been charged with sexually assaulting three women whose cases he oversaw, police said. Keith Cooper, a 50-year-old employ...
23:16, 07/25/2019

Judge orders Coast Guard officer charged with stockpiling weapons to remain in jail A federal judge on Monday ordered that a U.S. Coast Guard lieutenant remain in jail until his trial on charges he stockpiled weapons and created a hit...
03:32, 05/14/2019

Arlington Police Officer Fired After Being Charged with Homicide in Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Black Man Arlington, Tex. police officer Bau Tran has been fired days after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide for shooting and killing 24-year-o...
03:00, 05/19/2019

A Black Officer, a White Woman, a Rare Murder Conviction. Is It ‘Hypocrisy,’ or Justice? Mohamed Noor this week became the first Minnesota police officer convicted of murder in an on-duty killing, prompting mixed feelings among social just...
22:48, 05/03/2019

Canada murder suspects were stopped by safety officer, let go before manhunt announced, officials say As authorities continue to scour remote northern Manitoba for two young men suspected in the killings of three people in Canada – including the murder...
23:16, 07/30/2019

Uncle charged with murder in disappearance of 5-year-old Utah girl SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Uncle charged with murder in disappearance of 5-year-old Utah girl....
20:16, 05/29/2019

Uncle of missing Utah girl charged with murder, kidnapping A Utah man faces murder and kidnapping charges Wednesday for the disappearance of his 5-year-old niece who has been missing for five days, prosecutors...
23:16, 05/29/2019

Husband charged with murder of United Nations aid worker, report The husband of a United Nations worker killed at her family home in Fiji last month has been charged with one count of murder, according to Suva polic...
02:16, 08/13/2019

Manchester bomber's brother appears in UK court charged with murder A man accused of helping his suicide bomber brother plan a deadly 2017 arena attack in the northern city of Manchester appeared in a London court on T...
12:48, 07/18/2019

Teenager charged with attempted murder after boy, six, 'thrown' from Tate Modern Suspect, 17, arrested on Sunday after boy left seriously hurt by fall from viewing platform A 17-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder a...
03:16, 08/06/2019

Lexington Islamic leader charged in murder for hire plot LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — An Islamic leader in Lexington and two others are charged in a murder for hire plot. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports an info...
18:32, 05/12/2019

3 Charged In Lexington Murder-For-Hire Plot Face Judge LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Three suspects held in an alleged murder-for-hire scheme faced a judge in court Tuesday evening. Mahmoud Shalash, 70, ...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Man charged with murder in machete attack on Appalachian trail in Virginia A Massachusetts man was charged on Monday with murder and assault in a machete attack that killed a hiker and severely wounded another along the Appal...
01:32, 05/14/2019

Maryland teen found dead in creek; 3 charged with murder A missing Maryland teen has been found dead in a Riverdale creek, where authorities say she beaten with a baseball bat and stabbed with a machete by t...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Father charged with murder for driving sons with autism off L.A. pier A father accused of driving his family off a California pier and killing his two severely autistic sons in order to cash in on their exorbitant life i...
19:32, 07/21/2019

Union Minister's Son Charged With Attempt To Murder In Madhya Pradesh Union minister Prahlad Singh Patel's son was arrested today in an attempt to murder case that left four people injured in a clash in Madhya Pradesh. S...
20:00, 06/18/2019

Man charged with 1998 cold-case murder of son found under billboard The identification in February of a 10-year-old boy whose body was found under a North Carolina interstate billboard 20 years ago has led to an indict...
21:32, 05/14/2019

Three charged over murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia Three men have been formally charged over the murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, whose reporting exposed corruption within political...
19:16, 07/17/2019

Teenager charged with attempted murder after boy 'thrown' from Tate Modern Boy, 17, arrested on Sunday after six-year-old critically injured by viewing platform fallA 17-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder aft...
09:48, 08/06/2019

Oregon man charged with aggravated murder in disappearance of mother and her 3-year-old son Salem police have arrested a suspect in the case of a Karissa Fretwell and her young son. Michael John Wolfe faces two counts of aggravated murder. ...
09:48, 05/27/2019

Three formally charged in Malta for murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia Trial over anti-corruption journalist’s killing may not take place for years, say expertsThree men have been formally charged over the 2017 murder of ...
16:48, 07/17/2019

Man who drove wife and autistic sons off pier charged with murder The California father whose two autistic sons died after he drove off a wharf in the Port of Los Angeles has been charged with capital murder, the Los...
00:00, 07/20/2019

Woman charged with murder after her newborn twins die with drugs in systems A Tennessee woman was charged with murder after her premature twins were born with drugs in their systems and later died at the hospital. Tiffany Mari...
23:16, 07/25/2019

Doctor charged in wife’s murder after claiming she fell down stairs A California doctor who told emergency responders in 2016 that his wife fatally fell down the stairs was charged with her murder, prosecutors said. Dr...
19:16, 05/02/2019

Mom charged with murder says demons told her to sacrifice young son: cops A Texas mother charged with capital murder told a relative Sunday that demons had told her to kill her 8-year-old son, police said. Irving resident Ti...
13:16, 06/25/2019

Four Charged with Murder Over 2014 Downing of Malaysia Airlines Plane (NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands) — Four people, including a prominent eastern Ukrainian separatist commander, were charged with murder Wednesday in the...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Dad accused of letting daughter burn alive in car charged with murder The dad who allegedly left his 3-year-old daughter to burn alive in a chained-shut car earlier this month has been arrested on murder charges, police ...
00:48, 05/18/2019

Ex-Florida player charged with murder in wife's 2016 death A former University of Florida football player, Earl Antonio "Tony" Joiner, has been arrested and charged with killing his wife in a case dating to 20...
00:48, 06/10/2019

Russians back sisters charged with murder in father’s death ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Dozens of people have demonstrated in St. Petersburg to support three young women charged with killing their allegedly a...
22:16, 06/22/2019

Six men charged in connection with 2011 murder of New Jersey man in Puerto Rico Investigators say the defendants allegedly killed Maurice Spagnoletti because he canceled an inflated contract to provide janitorial services to Doral...
20:48, 05/31/2019

Man charged in murder of 7-year-old son whose body was found encased in concrete A Colorado man has been charged in connection with the murder of his 7-year-old son — whose body was found encased in concrete inside a dog crate, acc...
22:16, 05/31/2019

Detroit man charged with first-degree murder, other felonies in LGBTQ killing A 26-year-old man was charged with numerous felonies, including first-degree murder and four firearm counts, for allegedly assaulting two gay men in D...
02:48, 07/13/2019

North Carolina man charged with 1985 murder of top Hollywood director A North Carolina man has been charged in the long-unsolved murder of a top Hollywood television director and world-class bridge player who was found s...
00:16, 05/11/2019

11 Charged In Aligarh For Inflammatory Social Media Posts Over Murder Police have charged 11 persons for allegedly posting inflammatory content, and were maintaining tight security on Tuesday to prevent any flare-up in t...
22:16, 06/11/2019

No Bar On Candidates Charged With Murder, Rape in Election: Foreign Media Lok Sabha elections 2019: About 19 per cent of those standing in the election face charges including rape, murder and kidnapping, New-Delhi based Asso...
11:16, 05/18/2019

Police officer who shot dead Aussie woman after sex assault report GUILTY of murder A POLICE officer has been found guilty of murder for shooting dead an Australian woman while responding to her report of a sex assault near her home....
14:09, 05/01/2019

Man linked to David Ortiz shooting to be charged with accomplice to attempted murder The first arrests in the Sunday night shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz on the streets of Santo Domingo have been made, according to reports. Mot...
08:32, 06/12/2019

Shane Walker charged in murder of girlfriend Alla Ausheva and their two sons The Staten Island military man accused of killing his Air National Guard girlfriend and their two young sons was arraigned Tuesday on murder charges a...
18:48, 06/25/2019

| Romania suspect admits killing two teenage girls, charged with murder A man in Romania has admitted to killing two teenage girls including a 15-year-old whose disappearance this week shook the country and claimed the sca...
23:16, 07/29/2019

2 inmates in New Mexico charged with attempted murder after attack on prison guards The Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility remains on lockdown after two prison guards were attacked by several inmates Tuesday evening.  ...
08:32, 07/19/2019

Deputy’s Son Arrested in Mysterious, Year-Old Death of D.J. Broadus but Not Charged With Murder Twenty-one minutes after D.J. Broadus was shot in the back of the head at the remote Florida home of a well-connected Florida law enforcement family, ...
01:16, 05/22/2019

Kentucky man charged with murder for punching newborn son after losing video game LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man has been charged with murder after police said he punched his one-month-old son in the head out of frustration ove...
22:16, 05/06/2019

Suspect charged with capital murder in fatal Alabama police shooting AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Suspect charged with capital murder in fatal Alabama police shooting....
20:00, 05/20/2019

California man charged with murder in drowning deaths of his 2 autistic sons, prosecutors say A California man has been charged with murder for allegedly driving his family, including his two autistic sons, off a Los Angeles pier after buying $...
05:00, 07/18/2019

Minnesota man charged with murder after dropping infant son on head for being ‘difficult’: report A Minnesota man was arrested Friday on a charge of killing his 5-month-old son by allegedly dropping him on his head for being fussy and “difficult,” ...
04:16, 08/13/2019

Former Olympian Michael Barisone charged with attempted murder in connection with shooting Michael Barisone, a member of the 2008 U.S. Olympic dressage team, was charged with two counts of attempted murder related to a Wednesday shooting. &...
05:16, 08/09/2019

Cop charged in murder-for-hire plot under investigation for alleged child abuse The NYPD cop accused of trying to have her estranged husband killed in a murder-for-hire plot is under investigation for alleged child abuse, lawyers ...
00:48, 06/13/2019

Admitted serial killer Samuel Little charged with murder of more women in Ohio The man who may be the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history is facing new charges for two of his victims in Ohio. Samuel Little was indicted Fr...
02:48, 06/02/2019

Homeowner shot a 14-year-old during burglary attempt. The 5 other teens with him were charged with murder Six teens were attempting to burglarize a vehicle in Illinois. The homeowner shot one of them and now the remaining 5 are being charged with murder. ...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Utah woman charged with attempted murder after giving boyfriend Drano SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (KSL) — A 43-year-old woman has been booked into jail on felony charges after giving her boyfriend Drano drain cleaner instead o...
23:00, 05/03/2019

Man charged with murder, kidnapping of missing Utah student Mackenzie Lueck Mackenzie Lueck has been missing since June 17, 2019 and was last known to be at the Salt Lake City International Airport. She left the airport in a r...
22:00, 06/28/2019

Former UNC Charlotte student formally charged with murder after shooting; victims identified An ex-student, Trystan Andrew Terrell, was formally charged with murder and attempted murder at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.  ...
16:32, 05/01/2019

Manhunt for Tennessee inmate wanted in correctional officer murder, cops warn he's 'extremely dangerous' A manhunt for an escaped Tennessee inmate wanted as a person of interest in the death of corrections employee continued Thursday as officials warned t...
22:16, 08/08/2019

The Latest: Police say shooting came after man hit officer CORONA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting inside a Southern California Costco store (all times local): 8 p.m. The Corona Police Department says a...
13:00, 06/16/2019

Ohio doctor charged with 25 counts of murder for giving fatal opioid doses An Ohio doctor was charged with 25 counts of murder for administering high and sometimes fatal doses of opioid painkillers to dozens of very sick pati...
01:16, 06/06/2019

Ohio doctor William Husel charged with 25 counts of murder in opioid deaths Ohio prosecutors charged a physician Wednesday with more than two dozen counts of murder, for prescribing fatal doses of opioids to near-death patient...
22:00, 06/05/2019

Missing Utah girl's body found, uncle charged with murder, kidnapping Police in Utah believe the found the body of a missing 5-year-old Utah girl after negotiations with her uncle, who was charged with murder and kidnapp...
04:00, 05/30/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ charged with murder of baby they allegedly ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb were charged Thursday in the death of the newborn. C...
07:32, 07/19/2019

Australian woman, 20, found stabbed to death beside injured dad in car; father charged with murder A 20-year-old medical student in Australia is being remembered as a “high achiever” and “talented pianist” after she was found stabbed to death in a M...
18:00, 07/23/2019

Suspect accused of shooting 6 Philadelphia cops during standoff charged with attempted murder The man accused of shooting six Philadelphia police officers during a seven-hour standoff on Wednesday has been charged with attempted murder, authori...
16:48, 08/18/2019

Unnao Rape Accused Kuldeep Sengar Charged With Murder Of Girl's Father Uttar Pradesh lawmaker Kuldeep Sengar -- accused of raping a teenage girl in Unnao -- has been charged with the murder of her father. A court in Delhi...
18:16, 08/13/2019

Alaskan teens charged with murder after phony multimillionaire offers $9M for proof of slaying Three Alaskan teens were charged Tuesday with the murder of Cynthia Hoffman, 19, after prosecutors allege the killing earlier this month was part of a...
04:48, 06/21/2019

El Paso Walmart shooting suspect Patrick Crusius charged with capital murder Court records show that 6-foot, 220-pound Patrick Wood Crusius -- also known under an alias with the surname Brown -- was charged with capital murder ...
21:16, 08/04/2019

North Carolina man charged with attempted murder after attacking ex-girlfriend with machete: police A North Carolina man is charged with two counts of attempted murder after attacking his ex-girlfriend and another person during a domestic dispute Sun...
15:00, 06/27/2019

Tennessee mom charged with murder after premature twins died, tested positive for drugs Tiffany Marie Roberts, 29, prematurely gave birth to twins, who had drugs in their system, according to court documents. She faces murder charges for ...
02:16, 07/30/2019

Judge removes lead prosecutor in case against Navy SEAL charged with murder A Navy judge has removed the lead prosecutor in the case against a Navy SEAL charged with murdering a wounded person and shooting at noncombatants in ...
00:16, 06/05/2019

Three sisters who killed abusive father charged with murder in Russia. Outrage ensued The Khachaturyan sisters were charged last month with premeditated murder in a case that has shone a light on the Russian justice system.   ...
02:48, 07/06/2019

Convicted pedophile charged in 1993 kidnapping, murder of 9-year-old Missouri girl Missouri prosecutors announced Wednesday that they have charged a convicted pedophile who once ran an international child pornography ring with the 19...
07:00, 06/06/2019

Priest's son charged in murder of American biologist in Greece as grisly new details emerge An American scientist found dead in a bunker on Crete used by the Nazis during World War II was choked to death by a man—the son of a priest-- who rap...
18:16, 07/16/2019

Suspect in disappearance, death of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck charged with murder A suspect in the death of Utah college student Mackenzie Lueck was formally charged Wednesday with murder and kidnapping.     ...
21:16, 07/10/2019

The Latest: Investigator: Slain officer was shot from behind BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Mississippi police officer (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A man accused of killing a Mississippi pol...
00:32, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Officer helped motorist before he was killed BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Mississippi police officer (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Less than hour before a Mississippi polic...
20:48, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Slain police officer on job for just 6 months SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a Sacramento police officer (all times local): 9:30 a.m. A Sacramento officer killed during a d...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Man charged in murder of activist Sadie Roberts-Joseph, 75, found dead in a car's trunk Ronn Bell, 38, was arrested and charged Tuesday with first-degree murder for Sadie Roberts-Joseph's death.        ...
23:16, 07/16/2019

Friend of slain former Arkansas state senator Linda Collins-Smith charged with murder A friend of the ex-Arkansas state senator found shot dead in her home this month was charged with her murder on Monday. Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell, ...
09:32, 06/18/2019

Uncle of missing 5-year-old Utah girl Elizabeth Shelley charged with aggravated murder Alex Whipple, the 21-year-old uncle of 5-year-old Elizabeth Shelley, who was reported missing in Logan, Utah, has been charged with aggravated murder....
00:16, 05/30/2019

Court documents show a 9-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the shooting of his mother in their Michigan home FAWN RIVER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Court documents show a 9-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the shooting of his mother in their Michigan h...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Ohio doctor charged with 25 counts of murder for ordering overdoses of painkillers for patients who died COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio doctor charged with 25 counts of murder for ordering overdoses of painkillers for patients who died....
18:00, 06/05/2019

Man charged with murder of Bianca Devins posted photos of her body on social media, authorities say Brandon Clark, 21, was charged late Monday with second-degree murder in the death of Bianca Devins, 17.        ...
19:00, 07/16/2019

Man charged with murder of Bianca Devins allegedly posted photos of her body on social media Brandon Clark, 21, was charged late Monday with second-degree murder in the death of Bianca Devins, 17.        ...
17:48, 07/16/2019

Ohio doctor charged with 25 counts of murder, accused of prescribing excessive doses of painkillers An Ohio doctor accused of ordering excessive and potentially fatal doses of opioids to dozens of near-death patients is facing multiple counts of murd...
01:48, 06/06/2019

Kentucky dad charged with murder after punching, killing baby over losing video game, police say A Kentucky man has been charged with murder for fatally punching his 1-year-old son in the head after becoming angry over losing a video game, authori...
22:32, 05/06/2019

The Latest: Officer shot Tennessee suspect before capture The Latest on five bodies found in rural homes in Tennessee (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Authorities say a suspect is in custody in the investigation...
19:16, 04/28/2019

Latest: Lawyer says officer attacked unexpectedly in Costco The Latest on a fatal shooting at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Southern California (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Monday Los Angeles police sa...
07:00, 06/18/2019

The Latest: No video of officer shooting in Buttigieg’s city SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly police shooting in the Indiana hometown of Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (all times ...
04:16, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Police chief says slain officer ‘force for good’ SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the memorial service honoring slain Sacramento police officer Tara O’Sullivan (all times local): 11:40 a...
21:16, 06/27/2019

The Latest: Police officer dies in Tunisia suicide attack TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The Latest on the suicide attacks in Tunisia (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The Tunisian Interior ministry says one police office...
15:16, 06/27/2019

The Latest: Slain CIA officer’s daughter slams Lindh release TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on John Walker Lindh’s release from prison (all times local): 10:25 a.m. The daughter of a CIA officer kille...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Latest: LAPD reviewing officer's actions in Costco shooting The Latest on a fatal shooting at a Costco Wholesale warehouse store in Southern California (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Monday Los Angeles police sa...
02:48, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Sacramento officer shot on a domestic call dies SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a Sacramento police officer (all times local): 1:00 a.m. The Sacramento Police Department has ...
10:32, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Alabama gunman hunted; 1 officer dead, 2 wounded AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on shootings of police officers in Auburn, Alabama (all times local): 6:40 a.m. Authorities in Alabama are searching fo...
13:48, 05/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein feared cellmate, a muscle-bound ex-cop charged in murder who was moved before financier's death: report A hulking ex-cop facing the death penalty on federal murder and drug charges was reportedly Jeffrey Epstein's cellmate at Manhattan's Metropolitan Cor...
21:00, 08/12/2019

New York man charged in grisly Instagram murder pleads not guilty, eerily similar family trauma revealed A 21-year-old New York man who allegedly killed his girlfriend and then posted photos of the grisly murder on social media pleaded not guilty Monday....
18:16, 07/30/2019

Man riding tractor accused of impaling Iowa sheriff's car with bale spear, charged with attempted murder A man is accused of attempted murder of an Iowa sheriff after officials say he used a bale spear to impale the lawman's car. The sheriff was unha...
21:00, 05/24/2019

The Latest: 9-Year-Old Boy Charged In Mom’s Shooting Death FAWN RIVER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – The Latest on a 9-year-old boy accused in the fatal shooting of his mother in southern Michigan (all times loc...
22:00, 05/08/2019

The Latest: 5 priests charged with sex crimes in Michigan LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Michigan attorney general’s investigation of clergy abuse within the Catholic Church (all times local): ...
19:16, 05/24/2019

DNA leads to cold case arrest: Ex-law enforcement officer charged in 'horrific' sexual assaults A retired law enforcement officer is facing multiple counts of rape, torture and other charges in California for crimes committed almost 30 years ago....
20:16, 07/02/2019

The Latest: Cuba Gooding Jr. Charged With Groping Woman NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Cuba Gooding Jr.’s arrest (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Police say Cuba Gooding Jr. has been arrested and charged w...
23:00, 06/13/2019

The Latest: Man charged in deadly California fire testifies OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of two men blamed for a deadly California warehouse fire (all times local): 4:50 p.m. One of two men be...
04:16, 06/18/2019

The Latest: No plea from Army vet charged with hate crime SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a California man accused of intentionally driving into a group of pedestrians (all times local): 3:30 p.m. An Army ...
03:48, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Hospital offers cooperation after doctor charged COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a doctor charged with murder in the overdose deaths of 25 patients (all times local): 11:45 a.m. An Ohio hospital ...
18:00, 06/05/2019

The Latest: Woman charged over birth control turns self in TURTLE CREEK, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on woman accused of forcing girl to get birth control implant (all times local): 4:05 p.m. The lawyer for a woman ...
22:32, 05/16/2019

The Latest: 3 Russians, 1 Ukrainian charged over MH17 crash Dutch National Police chief Wilbert Paulissen says three Russians and one Ukrainian have been charged with murder over the downing of flight MH17 in J...
14:00, 06/19/2019

The Latest: Mueller says Trump can be charged when term ends WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former special counsel Robert Mueller’s congressional testimony on the Russia probe (all times local): 11 a.m. F...
19:32, 07/24/2019

The Latest: 3 charged of animal cruelty at Indiana farm FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on an animal rights group’s video of showing workers kicking and throwing young calves at an Indiana dairy far...
23:48, 06/10/2019

The Latest: 2 charged in huge cocaine bust at Philly port The Latest on a large seizure of cocaine from a container ship in Philadelphia (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Two members of a container ship's crew fac...
00:48, 06/19/2019

The Latest: Federal hate crimes charged in synagogue attack SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on hate crimes charges against the suspect in the California synagogue shooting and a mosque fire (all times local): 11:25...
20:48, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Judge leaves murder case after criticism OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a Mississippi police officer charged in a killing (all times local): 4:40 p.m. A Mississippi judge is stepping away...
00:16, 05/24/2019

The Latest: Killings called torture in dad’s murder case COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a death penalty trial for a South Carolina father (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A prosecutor says a South Carolina...
17:48, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Jury selected in Navy SEAL’s murder trial SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care (all times local): 10:05 ...
19:48, 06/18/2019

Chicago woman charged with murder after pregnant woman strangled and baby stolen A Chicago woman has been charged with murder after she allegedly strangled a pregnant woman with a cord and cut the unborn baby from her womb, police ...
08:32, 05/17/2019

Marine corporal charged with murder, manslaughter in shooting of fellow Marine in DC barracks A United States Marine has been charged with murder, involuntary manslaughter and negligent homicide in the January shooting of a fellow Marine at the...
06:48, 08/03/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager charged with attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from viewing platform' A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gall...
06:16, 08/06/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager charged with attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from viewing platform' of London museum A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gall...
08:48, 08/06/2019

Lucy McHugh latest: Care worker Stephen Nicholson found guilty of murder and rape of 13-year-old girl A care worker has been found guilty of the "execution-style" murder and rape of 13-year-old Lucy McHugh who was stabbed to death in woodland in Southa...
02:32, 07/19/2019

Carl Beech latest: Police spent more than £4,000 travelling to Australia to question 'murder victim' who was still alive Police travelled all the way to Australia to spend "just a couple of hours" with a man who Carl Beech claimed had been murdered, official documents ha...
05:48, 08/09/2019

St. Louis officer Nathaniel Hendren pleads not guilty to shooting officer Katlyn Alix A St. Louis police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he killed a fellow off-duty officer during a Russian roulette-style game earlier this ...
06:32, 04/30/2019

Officer-involved shooting in Tucson, armed man shot by officer TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Vail man gets 71 years in prison for murder of wife, daughter and attempted murder of son TUCSON – The Vail man who admitted to killing his wife and daughter in 2018 was sentenced to 71 years in prison Monday morning. Hernando Enrique...
06:00, 08/20/2019

Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher found not guilty on murder and attempted murder charges A jury found decorated Navy SEAL Edward "Eddie" Gallagher not guilty Tuesday on almost all charges he was facing, including murder and attempted murde...
03:00, 07/03/2019

'Officer down! Officer down!' Chilling footage reveals deadly shootout in Sacramento A hearing is Monday for the man accused of killing a rookie Sacramento police officer in a fierce shootout captured on the bodycam of a fellow officer...
00:00, 06/24/2019

Charges against 2 suspects in Colorado school shooting include murder, attempted murder, arson, theft DENVER (AP) — Charges against 2 suspects in Colorado school shooting include murder, attempted murder, arson, theft....
18:48, 05/15/2019

Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors to try 16-year-old Colorado school shooting suspect accused of murder, attempted murder as an adult....
19:48, 05/15/2019

Uber's chief operating officer and chief marketing officer are stepping down Now that the company is public, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says he has more time to be involved in the day-to-day operations of Uber's core businesses...
02:00, 06/08/2019

''Officer hit! Officer hit!:' How the dramatic Virginia Beach shooting unfolded 12 people were killed May 31, 2019, in Virginia Beach when a city employee opened fire in a municipal building.        ...
02:32, 06/02/2019

Louisville rallies for 4-3 win over Mississippi State at CWS OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Louisville was down three runs and its offense was doing next to nothing through six innings against Mississippi State. And the Car...
09:00, 06/21/2019

Former Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran dies at 81 Former Sen. Thad Cochran died on Thursday morning in Oxford, Miss., according to a statement from his longtime spokesman. He was 81.The GOP senator se...
17:48, 05/30/2019

US Judge To Consider Blocking New Mississippi Abortion Law JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge will hear arguments about a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected...
20:00, 05/20/2019

ICE Detains About 680 Workers in Mississippi Raids Trump immigration authorities detained about 680 people in Mississippi on Wednesday, according to law enforcement officials. Nearly 600 Immigration an...
06:16, 08/08/2019

Mississippi State outlasts LSU 6-5 in 17 innings at 3 am HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Gunner Halter hit a run-scoring single in the bottom of the 17th inning and Mississippi State beat LSU 6-5 in the longest game by ...
13:48, 05/23/2019

Shooting at Walmart in Mississippi Kills 2 A “disgruntled” former employee opened fire at dawn, killing two employees and striking a police officer in the back, officials said. The officer was ...
02:48, 07/31/2019

ICE releases 300 of 680 arrested in Mississippi raids U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesperson Bryan Cox said Thursday that 300 out of 680 people detained in Mississippi raids were released o...
20:48, 08/08/2019

Mississippi Gulf Coast food and fun Coastal Mississippi is a place to seek out fresh, local cuisine, dive into the region’s history and discover everyday magic in the local towns. ...
20:32, 06/10/2019

Bacteria keeps people off Mississippi beaches Toxic bacteria are keeping swimmers out of the water on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Polluted Midwest floodwaters have fed an outbreak of cyanobacteriu...
14:16, 07/09/2019

Former Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi dead at 81 JACKSON, Miss. — Former US Sen. Thad Cochran, who served 45 years in Washington and used seniority to steer billions of dollars to his home state of M...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Barry prompts flooding in Mississippi Tropical Depression Barry transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into what the state's governor described as "an ocean." (July 15)  ...
01:48, 07/16/2019

More than 20 Mississippi students hospitalized in bus crash MCCARLEY, Miss. (AP) — A bus has fallen onto its side on a busy Mississippi highway, causing more than 20 high school students to be hospitalized. Mis...
04:16, 06/18/2019

Mississippi St makes CWS again, beats Stanford 8-1 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Peyton Plumlee pitched 6 2/3 strong innings, Dustin Skelton had a three-run triple and Mississippi State advanced to the Coll...
08:00, 06/10/2019

Mississippi Capitol hosts funeral of former US Sen. Cochran JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Flags in Mississippi are flying at half-staff to honor a Republican former U.S. senator who brought billions of dollars to the s...
13:00, 06/03/2019

LSU rides big innings to 12-2 rout of Mississippi State Drew Bianco, Zach Watson and Chris Reid each drove in two runs and LSU routed Mississippi State 12-2 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament  ...
05:16, 05/25/2019

Here's how much a US dollar is worth in every state. In Mississippi, $1 goes further The value of a dollar ranges by more than 30 cents across the US, depending on the state. In Mississippi, $1 is worth $1.16; in Hawaii, only 84 cents....
14:48, 05/25/2019

Former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi dies at 81 Former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, the courtly Mississippi Republican who held leadership positions over some four decades in the Senate, died on Thurs...
18:16, 05/30/2019

U.S. judge blocks Mississippi 'heartbeat' abortion ban A federal judge on Friday blocked a Mississippi law that would ban abortions after detection of a fetal heartbeat, which can often occur at six weeks ...
23:48, 05/24/2019

Midwest rains swell Mississippi River The Army Corps of Engineers is asking to do something unprecedented -- open a historic flood control structure above New Orleans for the second time i...
02:48, 05/10/2019

Kangaroo goes missing from elementary school — in Mississippi GULFPORT, Miss. — It isn’t Australia but residents of a Mississippi town might be feeling like they’re down under. News outlets report tha...
13:16, 06/07/2019

Longtime Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran dies at 81 Former Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran -- who served in Congress for more than four decades before his retirement last month -- died on Thursday, his fo...
20:16, 05/30/2019

Mississippi's former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran dies at 81 Former U.S. Senator Thad Cochran, the courtly Mississippi Republican who held leadership positions over some four decades in the Senate, died on Thurs...
20:48, 05/30/2019

DOJ, ICE release 300 of nearly 700 workers detained in Mississippi raids Federal authorities have released 300 of the nearly 700 workers detained in the Mississippi immigration raids on Wednesday, according to officials. &#...
02:16, 08/09/2019

Mississippi man gets prison time in church arson A Mississippi man who in 2016 burned down a historically black church -- the same place that had once been vandalized with political graffiti -- was s...
04:00, 05/03/2019

All of Mississippi’s beaches have been closed due to toxic algae All of the beaches along Mississippi’s Gulf Coast have been closed due to a toxic algae bloom that causes rashes and vomiting, officials said. T...
05:32, 07/08/2019

Mississippi spent $1.5M on Weight Watchers for teachers JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi lawmakers were giving Weight Watchers $1.5 million for a teacher voucher program that never appeared in any educatio...
16:00, 05/21/2019

What Abortion Access Looks Like in Mississippi: One Woman at a Time With state legislatures passing new abortion restrictions, the Mississippi Reproductive Freedom Fund follows its own compass on how to best help clien...
11:48, 06/13/2019

2nd fatal wreck near site of 1 that killed 8 in Mississippi JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A sheriff says a second fatal wreck has occurred this week near a small town in eastern Mississippi. Kemper County Sheriff James...
22:16, 06/05/2019

ICE raids sweep up 680 undocumented immigrants across Mississippi Immigration enforcement authorities raided food processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday, picking up 680 workers in what was being billed as ...
01:16, 08/08/2019

Mississippi teacher killed in Louisiana; 2 arrested FERRIDAY, La. (AP) — The body of a missing Mississippi school teacher has been found in Louisiana and two suspects have been arrested. News outlets in...
05:00, 06/25/2019

4 pet donkeys shot and killed in Mississippi pasture MIZE, Miss. (AP) — Officials are trying to figure out who shot four miniature donkeys in a Mississippi pasture. Callie West Evans tells WLBT-TV that o...
02:48, 06/06/2019

Mississippi teen arrested for allegedly gunning down cop A Mississippi teenager was arrested Monday night for allegedly gunning down an on-duty police officer who was set to retire at the end of the year, au...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Mississippi St player at hospital after “medical event” STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State pitcher Jack Eagan was taken to the hospital after receiving medical attention in the dugout during the tea...
07:00, 06/09/2019

A second candidate for Mississippi governor says he won’t meet alone with women “Appearances are important,” Bill Waller Jr., former chief justice of the state supreme court, told Mississippi Today. His statement comes after a fel...
09:48, 07/17/2019

Ethridge dominant as Mississippi beats Jacksonville St 16-2 Tyler Keenan, Anthony Servideo and Thomas Dillard hit homers, Will Ethridge threw seven dominant innings and Mississippi powered past Jacksonville Sta...
06:16, 06/01/2019

Residents deal with Mississippi River flooding Iowa, Illinois residents along the Mississippi River fill sandbags to slow rising floodwaters. (May 2)        ...
01:00, 05/03/2019

Mississippi flood enters month 4, no end in sight In month four of an epic flood in Mississippi's Delta region, residents still struggle to save their homes and some farmers realize they won&apos...
06:32, 05/30/2019

After the floods: the struggle for survival in a tiny Mississippi town Residents of Tchula feel abandoned. Now, with the Rev William Barber, it’s ‘time to make noise’When Tchula lake overran its banks, after heavy rains, ...
07:32, 05/12/2019

Prosecutor could decide on seventh trial in Mississippi case JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi prosecutor who has tried the same man six times in a death penalty case now will decide whether to seek a seventh ...
18:32, 06/22/2019

‘They cry for their parents’: Mississippi Ice raids spur pleas from children Wednesday’s raid saw about 680 immigrants detained, leaving their children in the care of strangers or relativesA raid by US immigration agents that p...
02:48, 08/09/2019

Trump sets limited disaster aid for 8 Mississippi counties JACKSON, Miss. — President Donald Trump is issuing a federal disaster declaration authorizing aid to eight Mississippi counties following storms and f...
12:00, 06/21/2019

Mexico minister says 107 Mexicans detained in Mississippi operations Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Thursday that 107 Mexicans had been detained in the southern U.S. state of Mississippi as part of swe...
02:48, 08/09/2019

Floodwaters to surge to near historic levels along Mississippi River In response to recent torrential rains, runoff has the Mississippi River on the rise again with waters expected to crest within several feet of record...
20:16, 05/30/2019

U.S. immigration agents arrest 680 workers at Mississippi plants U.S. immigration authorities arrested nearly 700 people at seven agricultural processing plants across Mississippi on Wednesday in what federal offici...
05:48, 08/08/2019

Mississippi River spillway opening again for flood control NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As the Mississippi River rises, a spillway in Louisiana will be opened for the third time ever — and only the second time for flood...
21:48, 05/30/2019

Police respond to deadly shooting at Mississippi Walmart A former employee allegedly went on a shooting rampage at a Mississippi Walmart early Tuesday, leaving at least two employees dead and a police office...
16:48, 07/30/2019

Small fans 10, Mississippi St tops Central Michigan 7-2 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out 10 over six innings, Mississippi State’s offense pounded 16 hits and the Bulldogs rolled to a 7-...
04:48, 06/02/2019

Immigration raids hit Mississippi food processing plants US immigration officials raided several Mississippi food processing plants on Wednesday and signaled that the early-morning strikes were part of a lar...
05:48, 08/08/2019

Floodway to open as rains swell Mississippi river Just weeks after opening a Louisiana spillway to ease pressure on the state’s levee structures, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to...
21:48, 05/30/2019

ICE raids in Mississippi arrest 680, making for the largest in over a decade The raids happened just hours before President Donald Trump visited El Paso, Texas, the majority-Latino city where a man linked to an online screed ab...
14:48, 08/08/2019

680 arrested in ICE raids at Mississippi food processing plants U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 680 people at food processing plants in small towns near Jackson, Mississippi, on Wednesday. ...
15:48, 08/08/2019

Longtime Mississippi Republican Sen. Thad Cochran dead at 81 Former Mississippi Republican Sen. Thad Cochran, who served in Congress for more than 45 years and chaired the Senate Appropriations Committee, died T...
18:48, 05/30/2019

Where will the world’s first autonomous rocket factory be built? Mississippi Enlarge / An artist's concept of what the interior of Relativity Space's Mississippi rocket factory may look like in a few years. (credit: Relativity ...
02:32, 06/12/2019

Some children still not reunited with parents after Mississippi ICE raids, agency says Workers with Mississippi's Child Protection Services are still searching for children believed to be without their parents after immigration raid...
21:17, 08/13/2019

US judge temporarily blocks Mississippi 6-week abortion ban JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. U.S....
23:32, 05/24/2019

Federal judge blocks Mississippi ‘heartbeat’ abortion law A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked Mississippi from moving ahead with an abortion law that bans the procedure after a fetal heartbeat is de...
04:32, 05/25/2019

Correction: Flooding-Mississippi River Barges story OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — In a story May 18 about an interruption in barge traffic along the Mississippi River, The Associated Press erroneously reported the...
23:48, 05/22/2019

Mississippi Plants Knowingly Hired Undocumented Workers, ICE Says Affidavits unsealed in federal court after last week’s raids show that federal agents believe the companies “willfully and unlawfully” hired undocumen...
07:32, 08/16/2019

Mississippi picks Carter to be interim athletic director OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi has picked former basketball standout Keith Carter to be its interim athletic director. The school made the announcem...
21:32, 05/27/2019

Mississippi lawmaker allegedly punched wife in face over sex A drunken Mississippi lawmaker punched his wife in the face for not getting undressed quickly enough when he wanted to have sex, according to a police...
16:48, 05/22/2019

Flooding disrupts farm shipments on the Mississippi River OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Historic flooding has left parts of the Mississippi River closed for business. The river is a main conduit of shipping everything f...
16:48, 05/18/2019

Evacuations in Iowa city after Mississippi flash flood Part of downtown Davenport, Iowa, a city of over 100,000 people, was flooded on Tuesday after a temporary levee broke and water from the rising Missis...
02:16, 05/01/2019

Teen accused of killing Mississippi family’s pet hogs CARRIERE, Miss. — A teenager is accused of fatally shooting a Mississippi family’s pet hogs. The Picayune Item reports 18-year-old Conner Taylor...
12:48, 05/03/2019

Judge temporarily blocks Mississippi’s heartbeat abortion ban U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves made the order to stop the law from taking effect July 1. Reeves is the same judge who struck down a 2018 Mississip...
03:32, 05/25/2019

Federal judge blocks ‘heartbeat’ abortion law in Mississippi Washington (CNN) – A federal judge blocked a Mississippi law on Friday that forbids abortion after the detection of a fetal heartbeat, as early ...
04:32, 05/25/2019

Mississippi’s six-week abortion ban heads to federal court JACKSON, Miss. — A federal judge who struck down Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the...
14:16, 05/21/2019

Mississippi politician tells female reporter she can’t interview him unless she’s with a man A Republican candidate for Mississippi governor told a female reporter that he couldn’t be interviewed by her unless she was accompanied by a ma...
08:32, 07/11/2019

Mississippi River dropping below flood stage along Iowa OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Mississippi River is dropping below flood stage along many of Iowa’s riverfront cities after nearly three months of recor...
17:00, 06/13/2019

Groups sue over Alabama abortion law; judge blocks Mississippi ban The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging a law enacted by Alabama last week that bans ne...
02:32, 05/25/2019

Mississippi floodwaters expected to affect areas downstream into June While water levels will fluctuate, flooding is likely to continue along a portion of the Mississippi River and perhaps others over the central United ...
03:32, 05/08/2019

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in armchair Source: Sharon Norton Brookhaven Animal Control via WLBT BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in...
21:48, 06/25/2019

Lawsuit calls Mississippi's way of choosing governors racist Candidates must not only win a majority of the popular vote, but also a majority of the state's 122 House districts.     ...
05:48, 05/31/2019

Ally Kostial one of five Mississippi women killed in span of 24 hours In the span of 24 hours, five women — including college student Alexandria “Ally” Kostial — were reportedly shot and killed ac...
13:32, 07/25/2019

Mississippi River reaches record level in northern Illinois The Mississippi River has reached record high levels in the area of Rock Island, Illinois, as melting heavy snowpack coupled with rain has caused wide...
21:48, 05/03/2019

Man shot and killed by US marshals was wanted in Mississippi in connection with shooting A 20-year-old black man whose shooting death by a fugitive task force sparked a night of violence and unrest in a Memphis, Tenn., neighborhood Wednesd...
04:32, 06/14/2019

McCook's Crick, Mississippi golfer gain Web.com exemptions McCook's Brandon Crick, Mississippian Braden Thornberry get exemptions for Pinnacle Bank Championship in Omaha       &#...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Mississippi State tops Stanford 6-2 in NCAA super regionals STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out eight over six innings, Dustin Skelton hit two doubles and Mississippi State beat Stanford 6-2 in the ...
06:32, 06/09/2019

Mississippi River closed at St. Louis due to flooding: U.S. Coast Guard The U.S. Coast Guard said it has closed the Mississippi River near St. Louis to boat and barge traffic on Thursday for the second time this month due ...
03:48, 05/24/2019

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in arm chair BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in an armchair with a television. A woman who spotte...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Citizens line up for Mississippi jobs but fear the impact of ICE raids The workers’ efforts to explore jobs at the meatpacking plants go against the notion that Americans have no interest in the gritty jobs often held by ...
01:32, 08/14/2019

Flood damage will cost Mississippi River towns at least $2 billion ST. LOUIS — Repairs and cleanup following the prolonged flooding along the Mississippi River will cost more than $2 billion, an advocacy group for riv...
22:48, 06/25/2019

Oxford, Mississippi mayor gets state probe of city’s police OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The mayor of Oxford, Mississippi, says the city’s police department is now under investigation after one of its officers wa...
14:32, 05/29/2019

Mississippi sheriff said local politician was ‘worse than a black person’ A white Mississippi sheriff enraged over a local legislator’s opposition to the construction of a new jail said the pol was “worse than a black person...
04:00, 08/15/2019

Illegal immigrant gets 20 years for raping 12-year-old Mississippi girl An illegal immigrant who followed a 12-year-old Mississippi girl into a restaurant bathroom, got her number, then raped her hours later, was sentenced...
13:48, 05/23/2019

As many as 100 chicken plant workers reportedly fired after Mississippi ICE raid There are unconfirmed reports that as many as 100 employees have been fired at a chicken processing plant in Morton.       &...
02:00, 08/15/2019

Mississippi Governor Candidate: Woman Reporter Cannot Cover His Campaign Alone JACKSON, Miss. — A Republican candidate for Mississippi governor says he would not let a woman journalist follow him while campaigning unless sh...
03:48, 07/11/2019

Mandatory evacuations issued due to levee failure near Mississippi River Residents in West Quincy, Mo., were ordered late Thursday to flee to higher ground due to a levee failure near the already bloated Mississippi River....
14:16, 05/31/2019

ICE raids on Mississippi food processing plants result in 680 arrests U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement carried out a series of raids across multiple food processing plants in Mississippi Wednesday arresting appro...
06:16, 08/08/2019

Mississippi Republican Denies Reporter Access to Campaign Because She's a Woman One Mississippi gubernatorial candidate is taking a page out of Vice President Mike Pence’s book, denying a local reporter the opportunity to follow ...
20:16, 07/10/2019

Weathering months of flooding, residents fear Mississippi town will never be the same Some homes in the Mississippi Delta have been flooded since February. Damage could total tens of millions of dollars.       ...
22:48, 06/27/2019

ICE Arrests Hundreds in Mississippi Raids Targeting Immigrant Workers More than 600 Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were involved in what the authorities said might be the largest worksite enforcement action i...
08:48, 08/08/2019

Toxic algae bloom closes dozens of Mississippi beaches Blooms of toxic algae, also known as cyanobacteria and caused by weeks of heavy rain, have become so dangerous in Mississippi that the state’s environ...
21:16, 07/10/2019

Lower Mississippi River to fall below flood stage after 7 months The lower Mississippi River in the south-central United States is forecast in the coming days to fall below flood stage -- ending a nearly seven-month...
03:48, 07/30/2019

Mississippi Politician Blocks Female Reporter From Campaign Trip Robert Foster, a state representative, declined to allow a reporter from Mississippi Today to cover a 15-hour trip, saying that photos could be used b...
21:32, 07/10/2019

Report: Mississippi lawmaker punched his wife because she undressed too slowly for sex The Mississippi House speaker says Republican Rep. Doug McLeod should resign if the allegations are true that he punched his wife in the face.  ...
02:32, 05/22/2019

ICE released 300 of the 680 detained in raids at Mississippi food processing plants U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 680 people at food processing plants in small towns near Jackson, Mississippi, on Wednesday. ...
04:48, 08/09/2019

Mississippi State extends Moorhead's contract through 2022 Mississippi State football coach Joe Moorhead has received a contract extension through the 2022 season that will pay an average base salary of $3.2 m...
22:16, 05/21/2019

Two shot, killed by ‘disgruntled’ Walmart employee in Mississippi identified SOUTHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a north Mississippi Walmart (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A Mississippi coroner has identifi...
06:16, 07/31/2019

New Orleans braces for Mississippi flooding as storm Barry bears down Some residents and visitors prepared to flee New Orleans on Thursday as Tropical Storm Barry closed in and city officials warned of severe flooding if...
20:32, 07/11/2019

Mississippi-based federal judge nominated to appeals court JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — President Donald Trump is nominating a federal district judge from southern Mississippi to serve on one of the nation’s mo...
05:00, 06/12/2019

Supreme Court throws out conviction of Mississippi death row inmate The US Supreme Court on Friday threw out the 2010 murder conviction of a black Mississippi death row inmate who was tried six times for the same crime...
05:00, 06/22/2019

Mississippi State beats Miami 5-2, back in super regionals STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Jake Mangum had three hits, Jordan Westburg drove in two runs and Mississippi State beat Miami 5-2 to advance to the super re...
09:16, 06/03/2019

Armada of barges cleared for Mississippi River shipments after floods The upper Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic on Friday as vessels were cleared to ship through St. Louis harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) ...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Rainy week worries people who live along Mississippi River ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Mississippi River is expected to crest Monday near St. Louis, but officials are watching the forecast closely because more rain i...
06:16, 05/06/2019

The Latest: Slack becomes latest tech company to go public NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Slack’s IPO (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Shares of work messaging platform Slack have begun trading on the New Yo...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Levee failures along Mississippi, Arkansas rivers prompt mandatory evacuations Residents in several communities located near the swollen Mississippi and Arkansas rivers were forced to flee their homes on Thursday and Friday follo...
23:32, 05/31/2019

Mississippi Primary Election for Governor: Voters Go to Polls in Tight Race Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves is hoping to avoid a runoff on Tuesday and focus on what could be a tough general-election fight in November against a Democrat....
04:16, 08/07/2019

Mississippi state rep allegedly punched wife after she took too long to undress for sex: report A Mississippi state rep was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly punched his wife in the face when she didn't undress quickly enough when he wanted...
18:48, 05/22/2019

Lens: In Photos, Eudora Welty Captured Life in 1930s Mississippi Before her career as a distinguished fiction writer, Eudora Welty applied her short-form prowess to photographing life in Depression-era Mississippi....
13:00, 05/09/2019

Mississippi farmers suffering after widespread flooding prevents crops from being planted The time to get crops like soy beans, cotton and corn in the ground have come and gone for many farmers in the Mississippi Delta. Months of flooding f...
16:48, 08/01/2019

Black couple told ‘you don’t belong here’ by gun-toting Mississippi campground manager The KOA campsite manager was fired after a video showed her brandishing a handgun at a black couple who were walking their dog at a campsite in Starkv...
22:48, 05/29/2019

Abortion in the south: The 'escorts' who ward off protesters at Mississippi's lone clinic ‘Clinic escorts’ create a buffer between protesters and women arriving at the clinic as its role becomes ever more importantKim Gibson wore a pastel r...
13:48, 08/13/2019

A Mississippi State Rep Allegedly Punched His Wife in the Face for Undressing Too Slowly This past Saturday, Mississippi Republican state Representative Douglas McLeod was arrested and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence after he al...
08:00, 05/23/2019

Swimming Banned at All Mississippi Beaches After Huge Toxic Algae Bloom An unusually large bloom of toxic blue-green algae has prompted the closure of all beaches along the Mississippi coastline. Officials are attributing ...
00:16, 07/09/2019

Storm may push Mississippi River to tops of levees that protect New Orleans New Orleans is protected to river level of 20ft but was forecast to rise above flood stage to 19ft by FridayA tropical weather system was expected on ...
18:00, 07/10/2019

Broken promises and lost funding: how Mississippi prison reform failed It was a model on which the Trump administration based its criminal justice reform efforts. But it isn’t workingLast November, as he rallied support f...
01:48, 05/10/2019

Mississippi man David Logan beaten by cops during traffic stop: attorney An African American man was beaten to a bloody pulp by white Mississippi law enforcement officers during a traffic stop this month, the man’s attorney...
20:48, 07/31/2019

Black Voters in Mississippi File Lawsuit to Challenge Racist Election Law A group of black voters represented by a foundation affiliated with former Attorney General Eric Holder’s National Democratic Redistricting Committee ...
01:32, 06/03/2019

Midwest floods, local rains swell lower Mississippi River NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers’ New Orleans office is asking to do something unprecedented: open a historic flood control struct...
20:48, 05/09/2019

Barry spares New Orleans but Mississippi faces flash flood fears Storm briefly attains hurricane strength before weakeningLouisiana governor counsels continued cautionWeakened but still potent, Barry inundated the G...
18:32, 07/14/2019

Puppy abandoned on side of Mississippi road in armchair, animal control says A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping its owner would come back, acco...
14:48, 06/25/2019

Mississippi River barge shipping resumes after floods, but rains to return The upper Mississippi River fully reopened to boat and barge traffic this week for the first time since November as shippers scrambled to move a backl...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Blow Struck: Federal Judge Blocks Mississippi’s ‘Hearbeat’ Abortion Law Down goes Frazier — at least for now when it comes to Mississippi’s new so-called heartbeat law, which bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detec...
08:48, 05/25/2019

Historic Mississippi River flooding could extend into June, experts warn Flooding along the Mississippi river could persist through the end of the month and even into June as relentless rains continue to saturate the Midwes...
23:48, 05/04/2019

Invoking the Racist Dog Whistles of the Past, ICE Arrests Nearly 700 Undocumented Immigrants in Mississippi In what Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials are touting as “the largest single-state immigration enforcement operation in our nation’s histo...
20:48, 08/08/2019

DHS secretary: Mississippi raids focused on employers 'exploiting undocumented workers' Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan said Sunday that the raids on seven Mississippi businesses, in which 680 people were detained, w...
23:34, 08/11/2019

Immigration official: Those arrested in Mississippi shouldn't have been hired by company A day after the largest federal immigration raid in more than a decade led to the arrest of 680 people, a top ICE official defended the operation. &#...
04:48, 08/09/2019

Mississippi immigration raids thrust kids into adult roles. They're still children Even the youngest children of the undocumented immigrants swept up in workplace immigration raids across Mississippi were suddenly thrust into adultho...
14:16, 08/10/2019

Flood-swollen Mississippi River closed to shipping at St. Louis: U.S. Coast Guard The U.S. Coast Guard said it closed the Mississippi River near St. Louis to boat and barge traffic on Friday as excessive rains and heavy snow melt th...
20:16, 05/03/2019

Toxic algae which causes rashes, vomiting closes beaches along Mississippi’s Gulf Coast More than a dozen beaches in Mississippi’s Gulf Coast have been closed after the formation of a toxic algae bloom on the shoreline. Officials have als...
18:16, 07/05/2019

Supreme Court rules for Curtis Flowers, black man tried six times for Mississippi murders The Supreme Court on Friday ruled in favor of Curtis Flowers, a black man in Mississippi who was tried six times by the same prosecutor for a 1996 qua...
16:16, 06/21/2019

Downtown Burlington, Iowa, inundated as flood wall fails along Mississippi River Downtown Burlington, Iowa, was overrun with water after a barrier along the Mississippi River failed Saturday.        ...
04:48, 06/02/2019

Coast Guard anticipates closing Port of New Orleans and lower Mississippi within several hours The United States Coast Guard expects to close the Port of New Orleans and the lower Mississippi River on Friday as Tropical Storm Barry approaches th...
22:16, 07/12/2019

Mississippi assistant high school principal faces statutory rape charge Leflore County sheriff says the parent of a female student made the report. The accused has had run-ins with the law before.     ...
01:00, 05/15/2019

Mississippi Mayor Offers Drug Dealers and Gang Members $10,000 to Get the Hell Out of His City If you’re a drug dealer, “wannabe criminal” (apparently the pros are exempt) or gang member in Clarksdale, Miss., now’s your time to cash out because ...
19:32, 05/21/2019

Mississippi Walmart shooting suspect down after gunfire erupts inside store, cops say A gunman accused of opening fire inside a northern Mississippi Walmart on Tuesday — leaving two dead and a police officer injured — was shot and taken...
18:16, 07/30/2019

Allegations of labor abuses dogged Mississippi plant years before immigration raids Long before U.S. immigration authorities arrested 680 people at agricultural processing facilities in Mississippi this week, one of the five targeted ...
23:16, 08/09/2019

Mississippi gubernatorial candidate stands by refusal to allow female reporter to interview him alone, which she says is 'sexism' A Mississippi Republican gubernatorial candidate on Thursday stood by his decision to deny a female reporter's request to accompany him on a campaign ...
18:00, 07/11/2019

Mississippi Jury Awards $3 Million to Black Strippers in Workplace Discrimination Case A jury in Mississippi has awarded more than $3 million to five black strippers after a federal judge found their working conditions worse than those o...
03:00, 05/19/2019

Mississippi State football player pleads guilty to animal cruelty for starving dog Mississippi State offensive lineman Michael Story pleaded guilty to animal cruelty for staving a Great Dane that belonged to an ex-girlfriend.  ...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Nearly half of all illegal immigrants nabbed in Mississippi ICE raid released on ‘humanitarian grounds’ Almost half of those arrested in a mass Immigration and Customs Enforcement [ICE] roundup of illegal immigrants in Mississippi on Wednesday have alrea...
04:48, 08/09/2019

Supreme Court dismisses Curtis Flowers conviction over Mississippi jury bias The U.S. Supreme Court overturned the conviction and death sentence of a Mississippi killer Friday because it determined the prosecutor had a history ...
20:16, 06/21/2019

The Latest: Kelly lawyer: latest charges ‘not really new’ CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the sexual abuse case against R&B singer R. Kelly (all times local): 5:30 p.m. R. Kelly’s lawyer says 11 new sex-re...
03:48, 05/31/2019

Ole Miss student from Missouri found dead in Mississippi, 'foul play' involved, authorities say "Foul play" was reportedly involved in the death of a 21-year-old female University of Mississippi student found dead near a lake this weekend, offici...
01:16, 07/23/2019

After Record-Setting ICE Raid in Mississippi, Migrant Children Face the Horror of Living Without Their Parents After nearly 700 immigrants were detained by ICE agents on Wednesday during a series of strategic raids, an ugly situation in Morton, Miss., became ev...
21:16, 08/09/2019

GOP candidates Tate Reeves, Bill Waller head for runoff in Mississippi governor's race Two Republican candidates for Mississippi governor are headed for a runoff, after the margin of victory in a primary Tuesday was too narrow to certify...
23:48, 08/07/2019

All Mississippi beaches close as toxic algae bloom blankets state's coast On Sunday the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality announced the final two state beaches that were open for swimming.    &...
19:48, 07/07/2019

US nearly drought-free as wet weather results in Mississippi River having longest stretch of flooding since 1927 Those April showers brought more than just May flowers as record-breaking flooding continues along the nation's second-longest river while most of the...
21:32, 05/15/2019

Mississippi police feel ‘vindicated’ after chance encounter leads to arrest of suspected cop killer A Mississippi police chief says his department feels “vindicated” after arresting the 19-year-old suspected of gunning down one of its officers in a b...
18:16, 05/07/2019

Mississippi GOP candidate responds to 'sexism' claims, says public can 'perceive' things when man alone with female reporter A Mississippi gubernatorial candidate responded to sexism claims from a female reporter who he informed couldn't shadow him unless another person acco...
07:48, 07/12/2019

A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal judge is temporarily blocking a Mississippi law that bans most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected....
23:32, 05/24/2019

Flash flooding hits New Orleans as Mississippi River forecast to rise to dangerous levels "This was next-level in terms of the absolute deluge of water coming down so fast," a teacher visiting New Orleans said of the heavy rain that caused ...
11:16, 07/11/2019

Mississippi Gulf Coast fishermen struggling as flooding disaster wipes out marine life The Mississippi Gulf coast is now bearing the affects of the record rain and snowmelt that has caused major flooding throughout the Midwest this year....
01:48, 06/07/2019

Fraternity Suspends Students Who Posed With Guns in Front of Emmett Till Memorial in Mississippi Bullet holes are visible in the photo of the memorial plaque, which marks the spot where the body of a murdered 14-year-old black boy was found in 195...
13:00, 07/26/2019

Unita Blackwell, Civil Rights Activist and the 1st Black Woman to Be Elected a Mayor in Mississippi, Dies at 86 Unita Blackwell, a veteran of the civil rights movement and winner of a MacArthur “genius” grant who was the first black woman to be elected a mayor i...
13:16, 05/16/2019

White Mississippi sheriff calls lawmaker ‘worse than a black person’ in text White Mississippi Sheriff Jim Johnson made a racist remark in a text message, a public records request by a local newspaper reveals.   ...
02:00, 08/15/2019

Mississippi River flooding forces minor league baseball team to play 40 of 43 games on road Mississippi River flooding in the Midwest has affected many people who live in Iowa, including a minor league baseball team who has been forced to pla...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Davenport, Iowa's 3rd-largest city, floods after temporary barrier fails to hold back Mississippi River Temporary barriers held back the water for weeks, but when the system finally broke Tuesday, a surge of floodwaters cascaded through Davenport.  ...
08:00, 05/01/2019

Grilling 'veggie burgers' for July 4th? In Mississippi, you better not call them meat A law passed this year takes aim at how vegan and vegetarian food companies market their imitation meat products.       ...
08:48, 07/03/2019

'Let them go!': Immigration raids hit food processing plants in Mississippi A tearful 13-year-old boy stood beside his father as he waved goodbye to his mother, who worked at Koch Foods Inc., the site of the immigration sting....
22:16, 08/07/2019

Acting Border Patrol chief on Mississippi ICE raids: ‘These aren’t raids’ “I think words matter,” said Mark Morgan, the acting commissioner of customs and border protection. He called the raids “targeted law enforcement oper...
18:00, 08/11/2019

Mississippi River floodwaters at historic level – and rising – in Davenport, Iowa The river reached 22.64 feet just before noon Thursday, according to the National Weather Service — and it continues to rise.    ...
10:16, 05/03/2019

Tropical Storm Barry: Hurricane strength likely when storm hits land; Mississippi River surge downgraded Tropical Storm Barry is expected to reach hurricane strength before it makes landfall early Saturday morning, according to the National Weather Servic...
09:32, 07/13/2019

Man Becomes Police Officer At 58 A 62-year-old Virginia police officer is proving that you’re never too old to achieve your dreams. Roscoe Friday joined the Richmond Police Depa...
23:48, 05/20/2019

'I just had to cry': Woman discovers sister's photo in Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dorothy Pitchford marched in a protest on the capitol in 1963. Over 50 years later, her sister saw her photo in the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. ...
00:48, 07/19/2019

Driver dead after carjacking, being run over by officer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama say a person is dead after being assaulted during a carjacking and then run over by an off-duty officer. Bir...
16:00, 06/19/2019

TPD investigating officer-involved shooting Tucson Police Dept. is actively investigating an officer-involved shooting. Authorities say the early morning shooting took place at 5601 S. 12th Ave....
18:32, 06/16/2019

Ex-CIA officer gets 20 years for spying for China ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former CIA officer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after a jury convicted him of spying for China. The sentence issu...
21:48, 05/17/2019

Officer says he shot a 14-year-old who had a gun. Boy says he was unarmed When Sgt. Kyle Holcomb sees someone climb out the window of an abandoned Oklahoma City home, he barks two quick commands. Within a second, before the ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

AP Debrief: Ex-officer sent to prison in Minn. A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 apologized to her family on Friday. A judge brushed off a ...
23:16, 06/10/2019

Georgetown Officer Recovering After Hit-Run In Wisconsin LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Georgetown Police officer remains in a Wisconsin hospital after he was hit while riding a motorcycle last week. He n...
15:32, 06/16/2019

Officer, Teenager Rescue 12-Year-Old FALMOUTH, Ky. (LEX 18)– A teenager and a Falmouth Police Officer worked together to save the life of a 12-year-old boy who could have drowned Th...
00:32, 06/08/2019

'They're going to lose everything': Families are devastated after Mississippi ICE raids ICE spokesman Bryan Cox confirmed that over half of the 680 arrested in Mississippi on Wednesday remained in federal custody.     ...
04:48, 08/09/2019

6-year-old boy calls 911 because he’s lonely, befriends officer A Florida boy who called 911 because he was lonely has now made a friend for life in a kindhearted cop. Tallahassee police officer Joe White responded...
22:32, 05/14/2019

Officer featured on 'Live PD' killed in shooting A Texas police officer who'd been featured on the A&E show "Live PD" has been killed in a shooting, becoming his police department's first officer los...
23:32, 06/23/2019

Ex-police officer to be resentenced on terrorism charge ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A former police officer convicted in a sting operation of trying to help the Islamic State group by purchasing $200 in gift car...
09:00, 06/21/2019

Police: Sacramento officer seriously injured in shooting A female Sacramento police officer was in serious condition Wednesday after being shot with a rifle while responding to a domestic violence situation,...
09:32, 06/20/2019

Venezuela accused of killing naval officer Security forces loyal to President Nicolas Maduro arrested naval officer Rafael Acosta Arevalo last month. Twelve countries from across the Americas h...
14:48, 07/01/2019

Chicago officer recorded asking teen for sex is fired CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police officer who allegedly asked a 17-year-old girl for sex in return for getting her mother’s impounded car released...
21:16, 05/28/2019

Charge dismissed against officer whose gun fired at school FOWLERVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A charge has been dismissed against a Michigan police officer whose personal gun accidentally fired into the floor of a high...
16:00, 06/17/2019

Ex-officer gets prison for breaking arrested man’s nose SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts police officer has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for elbowing a man he had arrested in...
16:00, 06/21/2019

Saradha Scam: CBI Questions IPS Officer For Seven Hours On Second Day IPS officer Arnab Ghosh was grilled for seven hours by the CBI on Thursday as he appeared before the agency for the second consecutive day in connecti...
06:16, 05/31/2019

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary lat...
02:00, 08/17/2019

Ex-officer convicted in motorist’s killing wants bail FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — An attorney for a former Florida police officer wants his client to be granted bail while his conviction for killing a bl...
19:32, 05/29/2019

Trial of officer in chokehold death can proceed A New York City judge is allowing a police disciplinary case to proceed against the white police officer accused in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric G...
23:32, 05/09/2019

Former Baltimore officer in corrupt unit goes to prison BALTIMORE (AP) — A former Baltimore police officer accused of committing crimes as part of a corrupt department unit has been sentenced to prison. ...
03:48, 05/29/2019

TPD officer struck from behind by vehicle while stopped at red light Tucson Police Dept. says an officer stopped at a red light was hit from behind by another vehicle travelling at high speeds. After colliding with the ...
01:48, 06/10/2019

Former CBP officer arrested in child predator sting TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Thursday that one of their former officers was arrested in a multi-agency operation target...
07:16, 08/09/2019

Dallas officer tells 911: 'I thought it was my apartment' The former Dallas police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man in his own home told a 911 dispatcher "I thought it was my apartment" nearly 20...
15:48, 04/30/2019

One dead in Wolfe Co. officer-involved shooting WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police say that one person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Wolfe County. They say that ...
21:16, 06/27/2019

Officer says he inflated charge against chokehold victim After Eric Garner died during a confrontation with New York City police in 2014, one officer involved in the struggle says he wrote up paperwork exagg...
21:48, 05/21/2019

Texas officer indicted in fatal shooting A Texas police officer has been arrested on a murder charge after he fatally shot the driver of a pickup truck reported stolen from a Dallas suburb. (...
06:16, 06/28/2019

Sacramento police officer shot and killed The Sacramento Police Department has confirmed that a female officer shot while assisting on a domestic violence call has died. 26-year-old Tara O&apo...
12:00, 06/20/2019

Senior Tax Officer SK Srivastava Among Those Made To Retire Twelve officials of the Income Tax department made to take voluntary retirement today included senior official SK Srivastava. The 55-year-old was the ...
03:00, 06/11/2019

One Injured In Officer-Involved Shooting In Madison Co. MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person has been injured in an officer-involved shooting in Madison County. Kentucky State Police say that Madi...
04:00, 05/08/2019

NYPD officer accidentally shoots himself in the groin An NYPD cop was grazed by a bullet when his gun accidentally fired in a Brooklyn housing project Friday night, police said. The bullet grazed the on-d...
08:49, 07/06/2019

Former Simpson County Officer Accused Of Obstruction SIMPSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A former police officer is accused of tipping off a doctor about a drug investigation. Former Franklin Police Lieu...
16:00, 05/13/2019

BCCI CoA Appoints N Gopalaswami As Electoral Officer The newly appointed Electoral Officer N. Gopalaswami will supervise the elections of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Indian ...
21:32, 06/07/2019

Officer whose gun was stolen during stripper tryst fired BOSTON (AP) — A Boston police officer whose service weapon was stolen during a rendezvous with two strippers at a Rhode Island hotel has been fired. S...
18:16, 05/07/2019

'I was wrong': Officer who shot 911 caller gets 12½ years Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 are asking a judge not to send him t...
03:16, 06/08/2019

Mother says Utah officer pulled gun on her black son A Utah mother is calling for an independent investigation after she says a police officer pointed a gun at her 10-year-old son's head in what she call...
03:16, 06/08/2019

Officer in confrontation with Boulder resident resigns A Boulder, Colorado police officer resigned prior to the release of a police report of an incident between the officer and a black man. The report sai...
06:16, 05/17/2019

Lawyer: Officer in Eric Garner case wants to keep his job A lawyer for the New York City police officer accused of using a banned chokehold in the killing of Eric Garner says his client wants to keep his job....
01:48, 06/07/2019

Utah mother says officer pulled a gun on her black son SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah mother is calling for an independent investigation after she says a police officer pointed a gun at her 10-year-old son&#...
00:32, 06/08/2019

Nicholasville Police Officer Involved In Crash NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) –  A Nicholasville police officer was involved in a crash in Jessamine County, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet r...
21:16, 06/18/2019

Officer, firefighter injured in Wisconsin shooting A police officer and a firefighter were injured in a shooting in Appleton, Wisconsin and several others were hospitalized. Appleton police Officer Meg...
11:48, 05/16/2019

Ex-convict killed California officer, police say Police on Tuesday released the name of a man who they say killed a highway patrol officer before he was fatally wounded in a Southern California shoot...
00:32, 08/14/2019

Man Shot, Killed By Louisville Officer Identified Djuantez Anthony Mitchell LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– The man who was shot and killed by police near Louisville has been identified. Bryan Arnol...
13:32, 05/17/2019