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Mississippi's Low Vaccination Rate Is Causing A Crisis In Hospitals.
Coronavirus

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As patients pour into Mississippi hospitals one after the other, doctors and nurses have grown accustomed to the state's widespread denial and misinformation about COVID-19.…

US Marshals Apprehend A Man Who Assaulted An NBC Reporter While She Was Covering The Hurricane.
MSNBC

On Thursday, U.S. Marshals apprehended an Ohio man who was filmed assaulting an MSNBC reporter covering Hurricane Ida in Gulfport, Mississippi. According to a department release, Benjamin Dagley, 5…

A Warrant Has Been Issued For The Arrest Of A Man Who Assaulted An NBC Reporter While She Was Covering The Hurricane.
MSNBC

An arrest warrant has been issued for an Ohio man accused of assaulting an MSNBC reporter in Gulfport, Mississippi, during a citywide curfew while covering Hurricane Ida. During Monday's coverage,…

Hurricane Ida Causes A Highway Collapse In Mississippi, Killing Two People And Injuring At Least Ten Others.
Mississippi

LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) — As Hurricane Ida ripped through Mississippi, seven vehicles plunged into a deep hole where a dark, rural highway collapsed, killing two people and injuring at least ten other…

Over A Million People Are Without Power As A Result Of Hurricane Ida; Restoration Could Take Weeks.
Louisiana

According to the White House, Hurricane Ida has left over a million people without power and caused "catastrophic damage" in Louisiana and Mississippi. The “extremely large and powerful” hurricane…

Mississippi, The State With The Lowest Vaccination Rate, Is Experiencing Its Worst COVID-19 Surge.
Coronavirus

Mississippi, which has the lowest rate of COVID-19 vaccinations in the country, is in the midst of a coronavirus outbreak that most of the country hasn't seen in months. On Thursday, Mississippi of…

'I Can't Keep Going': ICU Nurse Shares Dreadful Story As Virus Spreads In Mississippi
Coronavirus

A Mississippi nurse said she doesn't have the energy to continue working in the hospital intensive care unit as COVID-19 spreads, primarily among unvaccinated people. “We have a solution by getting…

Mississippi Argues That Roe V. Wade Should Be Overturned By The United States Supreme Court.
Supreme Court

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The United States Supreme Court should overturn its landmark 1973 decision that legalized abortion nationwide and allow states to decide whether to regulate abortion before a…

What You Should Know About The Supreme Court's New Abortion Case
Supreme Court

The United States Supreme Court justices have stated that they are willing to reconsider the reproductive protections established nearly five decades ago in Roe v. Wade, setting the stage for a long…

Mississippi's 15-Week Abortion Ban Case Will Be Heard By The Supreme Court
Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take up Mississippi's bid to enforce a 15-week abortion ban, saying it will hear the case. The court's decision sets up a showdown over abortion…

On Behalf Of The City, Mayor Apologizes For Shooting At Historically Black College
Mississippi

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The mayor of Mississippi's capital city and a state senator both apologized Saturday for shootings on the campus of a historically Black college by city and state police office…