Mississippi

Brett Favre asks to be dismissed from a lawsuit claiming that he and other individuals used Mississippi TANF funds for themselves.

Retired NFL star Brett Favre has his SiriusXM show put on pause amid the resurfaced Mississippi welfare fraud scandal

Here we go again, another water crisis in the "greatest country world" that will affect Black Americans primarily.

How does one claim that systemic racism doesn’t exist while also dedicating a full month to the celebration of a thing that only existed because white people wanted to keep Black people in chains?

Shaquille Brewster was live on air when Benjamin Eugene Dagley approached the TV crew shouting and ranting.

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According to Raw Story, the people of the Hospitality State voted in a new measure which would change the state flag from that confederate battle emblem to a new banner which would feature the magnolia flower

Just 14 at the time, Till's chilling death and stirring open-casket images are stark reminders of how far we have and haven't come.

The 'Straight Outta Compton' actor has fallen from grace since being ousted from the Showtime network's 'The Chi' show.

Gov. Tate Reeves, who has a questionable connection with Mississippi Sons of Confederate Veterans, issued the proclamation two days after ordering stay-at-home orders across the state.

The conditions of a Mississippi prison were so awful that Jay-Z and Yo Gotti joined forces to file a lawsuit on behalf of the inmates housed there. A second lawsuit has been filed, putting pressure on officials at the prison to address the long list of issues and concerns that plague the facility.

Team Roc, Roc Nation‘s philanthropy division, have used their reach to expose the horrendous conditions inside a prison in Mississippi. Yo Gotti and Jay-Z are leading a charge to bring light to what inmates housed in Parchman Prison via a number of photos and video footage.

The stepfather of brother Hip-Hop duo Rae Sremmurd was shot and killed earlier this week in Mississippi, and a teenaged younger half brother of the group is in custody. According to reports, police responded to the shooting incident and discovered Floyd Sullivan Sr. suffering from a pair of gunshot wounds.