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Hurricane Sally makes landfall on Alabama's Gulf Coast
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Sally could bring historic flooding to U.S. Gulf coast
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Sally, now a hurricane, threatens U.S. Gulf coast
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Innocent Mississippi Man Who Spent Decades Behind Bars Is Finally Free
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Hurricane Laura could cause 'unsurvivable storm surge'
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Rescued Florida endangered sea turtle finds new home in Mississippi
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New data predicts 300,000 U.S. deaths by Dec
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Besides Lacking Beds, Eleven US States Face Critical Shortage Of ICU Medical Professionals
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Mississippi marinas dodge mass losses, devastationMississippi marinas spared as Alabama and Florida docks ripped apart and boats sunk, beached or missing. (Sept. 17)
Hurricane Sally makes landfall in AlabamaHurricane Sally made landfall Wednesday morning near Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a Category 2 storm, bringing torrential rain over a coastal storm surge that forecasters said would cause dangerous floods..
Hurricane Sally worries Mississippi gator ranchHurricane Sally has water on the rise at an alligator ranch in Mississippi. (Sept. 16)
Hurricane Sally Is a Slow-Moving Threat. Climate Change Might Be Why.Forecasters warn of storm surges and devastating floods from Sally, which is unleashing a deluge in Mississippi and Alabama. Scientists say climate change contributed to the storm’s power.
Mississippi governor declares state of emergency as Hurricane Sally approachesHurricane Sally is expected to make landfall Tuesday night or Wednesday in the southern states of Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. Manuel Bojorquez reports from Biloxi, Mississippi.
Live Hurricane Sally Updates and TrackerOfficials in Mississippi and Louisiana urged people to prepare, warning of flash floods and strong winds. “This is the real deal,” Mississippi’s governor said.
Hurricane Sally bears down on U.S. Gulf CoastParts of Louisiana and Mississippi are being warned to expect huge storm surges as Hurricane Sally closes in on the Gulf Coast. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist, Jeff Berardelli, joins..
Hurricane hits Bermuda as more storms forecastHurricane Paulette hits Bermuda whilst TS Sally is forecast to bring torrential rain and coastal flooding to Louisiana and Mississippi.
Tropical Storm Sally strengthens in the GulfThe storm poses a "very significant threat" when it hits land this week, bringing "life-threatening" storm surge from Louisiana to the Mississippi/Alabama border.
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Sally roars through Gulf, forecast to strengthen to hurricane before striking coastSally is forecast to make landfall as a hurricane somewhere between southeastern Louisiana and the Mississippi-Alabama border.
Contraband-laden drone caught in prison netA drone carrying marijuana, cigarette lighters and cellphones got caught up in a net above a Mississippi prison fence, resulting in the arrest of two men. (Sept. 10)
Activist brings awareness through hip-hop, poetryActivist and rapper Genesis Be helped ignite a nationwide conversation around symbols of racism that eventually led to her home state of Mississippi to retire its flag. (Sept 8)
After 6 Murder Trials and Nearly 24 Years, Charges Dropped Against Curtis FlowersMr. Flowers had faced the possibility of a seventh trial in the quadruple-murder case from Mississippi.
Mississippi AG drops case against Curtis Flowers, a Black man who was tried 6 times for same crimeMississippi's Attorney General Office is dropping its case against Curtis Flowers, a Black man who was tried six times for the same crime.
Kanye West Files Paperwork To Appear On KY, MS Ballots For PresidentKanye West's bid to appear on the ballot for president in Kentucky and Mississippi is in the works ... but he's not reached the finish line just yet. The Kentucky Secretary of State's Office says Kanye..
Mississippi to vote on magnolia design to replace flag's Confederate emblemMississippi residents will vote on the new flag motif on November 3.
8/8: CBSN AMMassive immigration raid in Mississippi. Nearly 700 undocumented workers arrested at agricultural processing plants. Sharon Tate's Murder: 50 years later. Famed actress and four others killed by..
A magnolia may replace Confederate symbols on new Mississippi state flagThis summer, lawmakers voted to remove Mississippi's previous flag, which contained the Confederate battle flag.
New Mississippi state flag: Commission has made its final selection, now it's up to votersEarlier this summer, lawmakers voted to remove Mississippi's previous flag, which contained the Confederate battle flag.
Mississippi state flag, Fort Hood leadership change, Thunder-Rockets: 5 things to know WednesdayProposed design for new Mississippi state flag to be unveiled, new leadership at Fort Hood amid investigation and more things to start your Wednesday.
Remembering Emmett Till on the 65th anniversary of his deathIt's been 65 years since Emmett Till, a Black teenager, was brutally killed by two White men after he was accused of whistling at a White woman in Mississippi. As part of the CBSN special "The Power of..
At least six killed as Hurricane Laura thrashes LouisianaOne of the strongest hurricanes ever to strike the US, Laura barreled across Louisiana today, shearing off roofs, killing at least six people and maintaining ferocious strength while carving a..
Today in History for August 28thHighlights of this day in history: Martin Luther King, Jr. gives his 'I Have a Dream' speech; Clashes mar the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago; Black teen Emmett Till abducted and killed..
Down to 2: New Mississippi flag designs showcasedAs Mississippi replaces its former flag that had the Confederate battle emblem, five designs were literally run up a flagpole Tuesday. A group then narrowed the choice to two designs: One with a shield..
The shield or the magnolia? Here are the final two options for the new Mississippi state flagThe commission will meet again on Sept. 2 to pick a winner. The public will vote on whether to accept the final design in November.
Mississippi residents on alert ahead of stormsGov. Tate Reeves on Saturday urged Mississipi residents to be on alert as two tropical storms, Laura and Marco, are expected to hit the state in coming days. (Aug. 22)
Transcript: Governor Tate Reeves on "Face the Nation"The following is a transcript of an interview with Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves that aired Sunday, August 16, 2020, on "Face the Nation."
Mississippi governor defends state's ability to handle in-person votingMississippi Governor Tate Reeves said the state can safely carry out November's election without universal mail-in voting.
3 Mississippi Police Officers Charged With Murder of Black ManA grand jury indictment accused the officers of pulling George Robinson, 62, from his car in Jackson, Miss. last year, slamming him head first into the pavement, and striking and kicking him in the..
Fiery biodiesel facility explosion causes home evacuations in Miss.An explosion at a biodiesel facility in New Albany, Miss., caused a voluntary evacuation overnight for homes near the plant. No one was hurt in the explosion, but the blast is under investigation...
Massive explosion rocks Mississippi fuel plantFlames could be seen for miles from a huge explosion at a bio-diesel plant in Jackson, Miss. Nobody was hurt in the blast, and firefighters let the fire burn itself out, saying it was too dangerous to..
Mississippi man who created mosquito-themed state flag says it was a jokeMany were surprised the flag had advanced to a second round.
Mississippi's next state flag could have featured a giant mosquito. 'It's their state,' designer says.Thomas Rosete created the Mosquito Flag as a joke, but it briefly appeared to have made it to the second round of 147 designs.
Jay-Z, Yo Gotti Demand Strict COVID Testing at MS Prison, Claim Alarming StatsJay-Z, Yo Gotti and their social justice team allege Mississippi's infamous Parchman prison is coming up way short in protecting inmates from COVID-19 ... and stats prove it. Team's ROC's lawyers filed..
Coronavirus live updates: Russia says it has a vaccine for COVID-19; Big Ten, other football conferences grapple with halting fall seasonRussia officially registers a vaccine. Mississippi lawmakers return to work after outbreak. Virus updates.
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Mississippi reports highest number of COVID-19 cases per capitaMississippi led the nation in COVID-19 cases per capita Wednesday as the state's largest, most specialized hospital is overrun with patients. In neighboring Louisiana, a community is mourning a..
Coronavirus ravages Mississippi Indian reservationAs confirmed coronavirus cases skyrocket in Mississippi, the state's only federally recognized American Indian tribe has been devastated. COVID-19 has ripped through Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indian..
'Insulin or groceries': How reduced unemployment affects struggling Americans from California to MississippiExperts warn that the GOP's efforts to cut enhanced unemployment benefits will have dire effects for more than 25 million out-of-work Americans.
Healthcare provider severs ties with Mississippi prisonsViolence, understaffing, and a deteriorating infrastructure have plagued the prison system.
New kind of 'barber shop talk': Mississippi barbers get mental health training to aid Black communitiesThe barber's chair may just be the new therapy couch for parts of the mental-health-care-deprived South.
Charles Evers, Businessman and Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 97Galvanized by the assassination of his brother, Medgar, he helped transform Mississippi politics, running for Congress, becoming a mayor and gaining wide attention.
US Army-funded ‘research project’ quietly tracked mobile phone movements at Russian military sites & govt buildings – mediaMobile devices used by personnel at Russian military sites, government premises and foreign embassies in Moscow were reportedly shadowed by researchers who used commercially available software as part..
As a Flag Comes Down, Looking for a ‘New Mississippi’Much of Mississippi galvanized around the effort to remove the state flag. Residents now want to seize on the momentum created by the triumph.
Mississippi virus numbers worsenMississippi's leading state health officials forgets to keep mask on while urging state residents to keep their masks on at news conference; Experts say things are not normal and the coronavirus case..
Many Mississippi lawmakers opted not to wear masks at the Capitol. Now, 26 have COVID-19.After flouting recommendations to wear a mask inside the Capitol in recent weeks, about one in six lawmakers have tested positive for the coronavirus.