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Mississippi: U.S. state
Mississippi is a state in the Southeastern region of the United States, bordered to the north by Tennessee; to the east by Alabama; to the south by the Gulf of Mexico; to the southwest by Louisiana; and to the northwest by Arkansas. Mississippi's western boundary is largely defined by the Mississippi River. Mississippi is the 32nd largest and 35th-most populous of the 50 U.S. states and has the lowest per-capita income in the United States. Jackson is both the state's capital and largest city. Greater Jackson is the state's most populous metropolitan area, with a population of 591,978 in 2020.

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Jerry Lee Lewis Dead at 87 [Video]

Jerry Lee Lewis Dead at 87

Jerry Lee Lewis , Dead at 87. AP reports that Lewis died on Oct. 28 at his home in Mississippi. . AP reports that Lewis died on Oct. 28 at his home in Mississippi. . Lewis was one of the last..

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Trump Officially Subpoenaed by January 6 Committee [Video]

Trump Officially Subpoenaed by January 6 Committee

Trump Officially Subpoenaed , by January 6 Committee. CNN reports that on Oct. 21, the House Select Committee announced that it has officially sent a subpoena to the former president. Trump is being..

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The Mississippi day care workers who put on horror masks to scare children deserve hard time for the pranks ... so says one of the children's mother. Katelyn Johnson's 2-year-old son is one of the kids..
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Day Care Workers Who Scared Kids, Parents Pushed for Felony Charges

The parents whose children got the crap scared out of them by Mississippi day care workers pushed hard for those adults to get hit with serious crimes, and it ultimately worked ... according to law..
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Statue of lynched black teenager Emmett Till to be unveiled in Mississippi town

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A statue of black teenager Emmett Till, whose lynching in 1955 sparked civil rights protests in the US, is being unveiled in a Mississippi town with a Confederate monument.
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Daycare workers caught on video in Halloween masks scaring children, charged with child abuse

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Trae Tha Truth Hits Jackson, MS to Deliver Clean Water and Filters

Trae Tha Truth's back in superhero mode -- after a stint in the villain role -- to help with Jackson, Mississippi's water crisis ... which has been a pretty disgusting situation for locals. The Houston..
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Pilot in Custody After Threatening to Crash Plane Into Mississippi Walmart

A man stole a plane in Mississippi and threatened to crash it in a big box store, but thankfully ... the crisis was averted after authorities were ultimately able to talk him down. The incident..
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'We should be living better than this': The US city where residents boil their bath water

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Rick Ross' Co. Hit with Big Fine Over Labor Violations at Wingstops

Rick Ross and his family are under fire in Mississippi for allegedly skimming money from the wages of their Wingstop workers -- and now they've been hit with fines. The U.S. Department of Labor says..
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Mississippi Grand Jury Declines to Indict Emmett Till Accuser Over Killing

Emmett Till's accuser will likely NOT face criminal charges over his lynching -- because a grand jury in Mississippi just determined there wasn't enough evidence to indict her. 88-year-old Carolyn..
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Mississippi's last abortion clinic faces rush of women trying to beat deadlines of biology and of law

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Youth Softball Umpire Claims She Was Punched In Face After Game By Irate Mom

A youth softball umpire in Mississippi claims an irate parent assaulted her, allegedly punching her in the face, all 'cause the mom didn't like the way she was calling the game ... and now the parent..
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Yo Gotti 'Grateful' Feds Find Mississippi Prison Conditions Unconstitutional

The infamous state prison Jay-Z, Yo Gotti and several others blasted for inhumane treatment of inmates has now been labeled unconstitutional by the federal government. The Department of Justice came..
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Texas tornado rips roofs from schools, smashes windows and grounds flights

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A tornado outbreak in Texas and Oklahoma has left widespread damage and is drifting east towards Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.
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Guess Who This Pigtail Princess Turned Into!

Before this pigtail princess was inspiring audiences and changing the world, she was just another cute kid smiling for her school picture in Kosciusko, Mississippi. This little lady is best known for..
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Mississippi Health Pros Beg Folks Not to Use Cow Drug to Fight COVID

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Stars and Scars -- You Be the Judge

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Portland Protesters Violently Clash with Police Over 'Red House' Eviction

A Portland controversy that's been simmering for months is now boiling over ... creating a chaotic confrontation with cops and several arrests ... and the Mayor's fed up. Protesters gathered at a home..
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Kanye West Files Paperwork To Appear On KY, MS Ballots For President

Kanye 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..
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