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Mississippi's Jump-Out Boys: New at Reason.

The police punish people for living in a bad neighborhood.

- Reason.com - US

Mississippi's Jump-Out Boys.

The police punish people for living in a bad neighborhood.

- Reason.com - US

2 Inmates, Including Murderer, Escape Mississippi Prison.

Two inmates, including a convicted murderer, have escaped from Mississippi's largest prison, the AP reports. Officials say the escapees are armed and dangerous. The Mississippi Department of Corrections said Monday that 41-year-old James Sanders and 22-year-old Ryan Young broke out from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at ...

- Newser - US

Two men, one a convicted murderer, escape from Mississippi prison.

- Mississippi authorities said they were searching on Monday for two inmates, including one convicted of murder, who escaped from a state prison and who the officials described as armed and dangerous.

- Reuters - US

Two men, one a convicted murderer, escape from Mississippi prison.

Mississippi authorities said they were searching on Monday for two inmates, including one convicted of murder, who escaped from a state prison and who the officials described as armed and dangerous. The men were discovered missing during a routine count of prisoners at the Mississippi State Penitent...

- The Raw Story - US

2 inmates, including murderer, escape Mississippi prison.

Two inmates, including a convicted murderer, have escaped from Mississippi's largest prison.

- FOX News - US

Suspect wearing 'Jason' mask sought after triple shooting in Mississippi leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded.

A scene out of a Halloween thriller came to life on Mississippi street Sunday, when police said a man wearing a Jason Voorhees mask -- such as the one made famous in the "Friday the 13th" franchise -- opened fire on three men, killing one.

- FOX News - US

Two men, one a convicted murderer, escape from Mississippi prison.

The men were discovered missing during a routine count of prisoners at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman on Monday morning, prison officials said. The escapees are James Sanders, 41, convicted of murder and sentenced in 2000 to life in prison, and Ryan Young, 22, who is serving 40 years for charges including ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mississippi teacher on Facebook calls for black people to be expelled from US , but insists she was hacked.

A teacher in Mississippi is claiming someone hacked her Facebook account and posted racist messages that supported the expulsion of black people from the United States. Local news station Fox 13 reports that Cammie Rone, a teacher at the Batesville Intermediate School in Batesville, Mississippi has ...

- The Raw Story - US

1968: When 'Easy Rider' rode into New Orleans.

By Mike Scott /Posted at;NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune The Times-Picayune is marking the tricentennial of New Orleans with its ongoing 300 for 300 project, running through 2018 and highlighting the moments and people that connect and inspire us. Today, the series continues with the under-the-radar … Continue ...

- worldwide hippies - US

Police: Vehicle hits Confederate memorial, apparent accident.

Police at the University of Mississippi say a vehicle hit and damaged a Confederate memorial, apparently by accident.

- FOX News - US

Mississippi officer resigns after threat to black motorist

- Townhall.com - US

Navy to christen the USS Tripoli — a ship that will pack helicopters, F-35's, and thousands of Marines

The US Navy will christen the USS Tripoli on Saturday, its latest America-class amphibious assault ship that will pack thousands of Marines, Osprey helicopters, and F-35 fighters for rapid deployment from sea-to-shore. Former Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus will break the ceremonial bottle of wine across the bow of the ...

- Business Insider - US

'He wanted me to be aggressive': Black driver terrified white cop would kill him during traffic stop

A black driver feared for his life when a Mississippi police officer drew a gun and threatened to shoot him during a harrowing traffic stop. Joshua Hibbler was admittedly driving his girlfriend's Camaro convertible over the posted 30-mph speed limit Aug. 18 when Columbus officer Keith Dowd pul...

- The Raw Story - US

Intersex Kids Need US Pediatricians' Support

Expand A group of Doctors meet in the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi October 4, 2013.  © 2013 Reuters As pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists, we care about the health and dignity of all children,' the American Academy of Pediatrics wrote in ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

This kid dressed as Pennywise is pure nightmare fuel

A Mississippi kid has gone viral after his older brother decided to dress him up as Pennywise from Stephen King's It.

- Mashable! - US

Mississippi officer on leave after threat to black motorist

A white Mississippi police officer who was recorded telling a black motorist that he could shoot into the car if the man failed to keep his hands on the steering wheel has been placed on leave.

- FOX News - US

Did The Apple Brand Just Lose Another Shred Of Its Rebellious Spirit?

The new Apple Watch ad is beautiful, moving, and could just as easily be touting a giant insurance company. A football player in Massachusetts, a country boy from small-town Mississippi, a ballet dancer, an Olympian, a blind marathoner, a father of a nine-year-old, a 99-year-old world traveler all read their letters to Tim ...

- Fast Company - US

Police: Woman took taxi home after robbing bank

A Mississippi woman accused of robbing a bank and fleeing in a taxi has been arrested.

- FOX News - US

Mississippi's first rural charter school set for Clarksdale

- Education Week - US

Amazon's 'One Mississippi:' Trump Gives People 'Permission Now to Be Racist'

Amazon’s original series One Mississippi, which streamed its second season on September 8, focuses on a Los Angeles radio host, a lesbian named Tig , moving in with her family in Mississippi. The story follows semi-autobiographical scenarios based on comedienne Tig Notaro’s life, but the low hanging fruit of ...

- NewsBusters - US

Bannon's crusade against GOP establishment threatens to cost Senate Republicans money and seats

Guess what? Now that he's done storming the White House, Steve Bannon has his eye on the Senate, where he's apparently planning to upend the path to re-election for several Republican incumbents. CNN writes: The target list includes Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker, Mississippi Sen. Roger Wicker, Alabama Sen. Luther Strange, ...

- Daily Kos - US

'I'm one of the 800,000': Thousands of young immigrants and allies marched for DACA over weekend

Thousands of protesters in California, Idaho, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, and Washington, D.C. continued to rally Friday and throughout the weekend in support of undocumented immigrant youth and the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, with at least ...

- Daily Kos - US

Pride Camp at University of Mississippi

HRC Mississippi was honored to take part in the third annual Pride Camp on Saturday, August 26 at the University of Mississippi. Designed to provide networking opportunities and exposure to campus resources to LGBTQ and ally students, Pride Camp is also a place to meet like-minded people and form friendships as school gets ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

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