College Football Spotlight: College Football's Best Month Will Get Started With A BangOctober is the best month for college football, and it is getting started on the right foot this weekend. The first weekend in October will serve up six games between top 25 teams, which will be a nice breath of fresh air after the last few weeks.
McDaniel Not Giving Up In GOP Runoff Against CochranThe Mississippi Tea Partyer insists on pressing claims that the runoff was tainted by Democratic voters but so far has no evidence to back the charges.
Tea Party Losses Don't Stop Cash Or Curb InfluenceDesperate to knock off GOP incumbents in this year's Republican primaries, the nation's tea party groups have spent millions only to fall short in election after election.
Cochran Wins Mississippi Runoff, Edges Tea PartyerSix-term Senator Thad Cochran holds a narrow lead over challenger Chris McDaniel.
Neck And Neck In Mississippi As GOP Seeks To Pick Up 6 Senate Seats In NovemberMississippi contest between incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran and Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel too close to call.
Man Who Mailed Poison To The White House Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison42-year-old James Everett Dutschke of Tupelo, Mississippi pleaded guilty to sending letters dusted with ricin to President Obama and other officials.
Gov. Bryant: 'My Goal Is To End Abortion In Mississippi'Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant presented a generally optimistic outlook about Mississippi during his State of the State address, focusing on job creation and saying he believes the state can improve its academic performance with charter schools and merit pay for teachers.
Lawyer: Former Ricin Suspect's Home Is Unlivable A Mississippi man's house is uninhabitable after investigators searched it but failed to find evidence of the deadly poison ricin, a lawyer said Monday, arguing that the government should repair the home.
Hearing For Miss. Man In Suspicious Letters Case The Mississippi man charged with making and possessing ricin as part of the investigation into poison-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and others was expected to appear in court Monday.
FBI: Miss. Man Arrested in Suspicious Letters Case The FBI says a Mississippi man whose home and business were searched as part of an investigation into poisoned letters sent to the president and others has been arrested in the case.
GOP Rep On Ricin Letter: 'There Are Crazy People All Over The World'The reaction from Mississippi's congressional delegation to a poisoned letter sent to Republican U.S. Sen Roger Wicker can be summed up in a word: "crazy."