- Small Mississippi town opens doors to Syrian refugees Updated: Nov-26-15 7:38 pm
LOUISE, Mississippi - Officials in Louise, a Mississippi town of 200, they'll take refugees from Syria, even though Gov. Phil Bryant has said he'll do "everything humanly possible" to keep such resettlements away from Mississippi.
- L-3 renews commitment to Madison unit, ending closing rumors Updated: Nov-20-15 6:36 am
MADISON, Mississippi - L-3 Communications is re-establishing a division headquarters in Madison and naming a longtime Mississippian to lead it.
- Black Caucus says it will oppose tax cuts in 2016 session Updated: Nov-18-15 5:54 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Members of the Mississippi Legislative Black Caucus said Wednesday that they will oppose any effort by Republicans to push tax cuts during the 2016 session.
- Mississippi flags at half-staff after Paris attacks Updated: Nov-16-15 5:43 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant has ordered the state flag to be flown at half-staff at public buildings to honor the victims of the deadly attacks in Paris.
- Gov. Bryant says he wants no Syrian refugees in Mississippi Updated: Nov-16-15 1:29 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi's Phil Bryant is joining several other governors in saying they want to block the federal government from putting any Syrian refugees in their states.
- Mississippi governor leading trade delegation to Israel Updated: Nov-07-15 1:09 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is traveling to Israel for a week with a delegation of state economic development employees and private business executives.
- GOP leaders could seek revamp of Miss. school budget plans Updated: Nov-04-15 7:07 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - Republican legislative leaders said Wednesday they want to change Mississippi's education funding formula to try to push more money into classrooms and less into administrative expenses.
- GOP wins Kentucky governor's race in top state election Updated: Nov-04-15 1:33 am
Kentucky voters on Tuesday elected just the second Republican in four decades to hold the governor's office, in a race that hinged largely on President Barack Obama's signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act.
- Results unclear for school funding amendment in Mississippi Updated: Nov-03-15 11:47 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - It was unclear late Tuesday whether voters would agree to amend Mississippi's constitution to bolster public school funding, with official returns too close to call.
- AP Newsguide: Mississippi statewide and regional candidates Updated: Nov-02-15 10:56 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Mississippi voters on Tuesday will elect eight statewide officials, six regional commissioners and 174 legislators. Two school funding proposals are also on the ballot.
- Trucker on longshot quest to unseat Mississippi GOP governor Updated: Nov-01-15 10:42 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Robert Gray, the long-haul truck driver who surprised even himself by winning the Democratic nomination for Mississippi governor, was allotted 10 minutes to try to persuade state Chamber of Commerce members they should support him rather than Republican Gov. Phil Bryant in Tuesday's election.