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Singer James Brown (AP Photo)

James Brown biopic to be filmed in Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Tate Taylor, the Mississippi native who directed “The Help,” said Monday that he’ll make a biographical feature film about James Brown in the state, starting this fall. “Every frame will be […]

08/26/2013

In this July 31, 2013 photo, Chancery Judge Janace Harvey Goree, sits in her Yazoo City, Miss., chambers, expresses her grave concern to learn several middle school girls have become pregnant in recent years in Holmes County, where she lives. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Miss. law requires cord blood from some teen moms

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — If a girl younger than 16 gives birth and won’t name the father, a new Mississippi law — likely the first of its kind in the country — says authorities must […]

08/02/2013

Bill filed in Miss. seeks to nullify federal laws

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — In a state that defied the union during the Civil War and Civil Rights era, two lawmakers want Mississippi to block some current and future federal laws.

01/24/2013

Obama declares emergency in Louisiana

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama has declared a state of emergency in Louisiana as that state prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac. The White House said Obama informed Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal of the emergency […]

08/27/2012

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