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Ole Miss Coach Quits After School Checks Phone Records.

Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze's five years with the team ended abruptly Thursday after he faced a choice: Resign, or be fired for "moral turpitude." Freeze resigned from the Rebels effective immediately after the University of Mississippi discovered that he had used his school-issued phone to make a call...

- Newser - US

'Last Chance U' documentary returns for season 2 on Netflix.

NEW YORK — The East Mississippi Community College Lions are back as the documentary series "Last Chance U" returns for a second season.

- Billings Gazette - US

Freeze's fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Nutt's suit.

The man who Hugh Freeze replaced as Mississippi's football coach was at least partially responsible for Freeze's stunning downfall Thursday night.

- Billings Gazette - US

'Last Chance U' documentary returns for season 2 on Netflix.

The East Mississippi Community College Lions are back as the documentary series "Last Chance U" returns for a second season. All eight episodes of season two will be available on … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Freeze's fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Nutt's suit.

The man who Hugh Freeze replaced as Mississippi's football coach was at least partially responsible for Freeze's stunning downfall Thursday night. It was a recently filed civil lawsuit from Houston … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Hugh Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after caught calling escort service on work phone.

Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigned from his position on Thursday night as reports surfaced that he has used his school-issued phone to call an escort service.

- FOX News - US

'Last Chance U': Netflix Docuseries Follows Troubled Community College Football Stars.

Last Chance U is a docuseries on Netflix that takes viewers inside the football program at East Mississippi Community College, where troubled football stars try to work their way back to top schools.

- NPR - US

Freeze resigns as Ole Miss football coach after 5 seasons.

Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze resigned Thursday after university officials found a "pattern of personal misconduct" that started with the school's investigation into a call to an escort service.

- Billings Gazette - US

Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after school investigated calls made from school-issued phone.

Wesley Hitt/Getty ImagesHugh Freeze has resigned as University of Mississippi football coach, according to several reports. The move came after the school investigated a phone call made from Freeze's school-issued phone to an escort service, according to Pat Forde of Yahoo Sports. According to the report, it is unclear if ...

- Business Insider - US

UAW chief: U.S. Nissan workers would vote for union right now.

DETROIT - The president of the United Auto Workers said on Thursday he feels "very strongly" that workers at Nissan Motor Co Ltd's plant in Canton, Mississippi, would support union representation if they voted now, but added that reports of intimidation by the automaker could change that. "A campaign can change from day to ...

- Reuters - US

'Such a great feeling': Black Mississippi judge orders 'despicable' Confederate flag banned from court.

A black Mississippi judge ordered the removal of the state flag with its Confederate emblem as his first act from the bench. Carlos Moore is the first African-American municipal judge in Clarksdale, and he marked his first day by ordering police to take the flag from his courtroom, reported WATN-TV....

- The Raw Story - US

Guns and roses: 2 Mississippi law officers saying 'I do'

- Townhall.com - US

Mississippi high school graduation requirements could change

- Education Week - US

Hotelier-in-Chief: Here are the Trumps' new hotels

Hotelier-in-Chief: Here Are the Trumps' New Hotels This story was co-published with Forbes. Last August, Mississippi's governor introduced a local hotel developer to then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at a $1,000-per-plate private fundraiser in Jackson. The developer, Suresh Cha...

- The Raw Story - US

WATCH: Marine Corps identifies 16 service members killed in military plane crash

The Marine Corps released the names of 16 service members killed after a military transport plane crashed in Mississippi. ABC News' Stephanie Ramos provides an update on the 15 Marines and 1 Navy corpsman who perished in the crash.

- ABC News - US

Mississippi man beats 3-year-old to death because she got math question wrong

Joshua Salovich beat the girl with a bamboo stick, telephone cable and his bare hands.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Police: Boxer who beat girl, 3, to death wanted to teach her 'this was a tough world'

A Mississippi man who fatally beat a 3-year-old girl because she couldn't correctly answer questions about numbers told investigators that "this was a tough world and she had to be tough if she wanted to survive," Meridian Police Chief Benny Dubose said Monday.

- FOX News - US

UAW sets organizing vote at Nissan's Miss. plant

Workers at Nissan's Mississippi plant will vote early next month on whether to be represented by a union, according to an agreement between the company and the UAW as the union once again seeks a major foothold after decades of failed attempts.

- Automotive News - US

'Black lives don't mean sh*t': Mississippi valedictorian denied solo honor deluged with racist attacks

The Internet was outraged after a Black valedictorian in Mississippi was forced to share the stage with a white counterpart who had a lower GPA , but some were outraged for more nefarious reasons. According to the Daily Mail, Jasmine Shepard, who was her school's first black valedictoria...

- The Raw Story - US

Police: Mississippi girl dies after beating over math lesson

Police say a Mississippi man fatally beat a 3-year-old girl with a bamboo rod and a cellphone cord because she couldn't correctly answer questions about numbers and then soiled her pants.

- FOX News - US

The White House released 112 glorious pages of public comments on the phony voter fraud commission

Donald Trump's voter suppression commission is off to a fantastic start. After asking for voter data from all 50 states, 45 states refused to fully or partially comply. The Republican secretary of state in Mississippi was particularly strong in his rejection: "They can go jump in the Gulf of Mexico and Mississippi is a ...

- Daily Kos - US

On plane: 15 Marines, 1 Navy sailor mourned by families

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from an elite Marine Raider battalion at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

- WRAL.com - US

What you should know about Rinat Akhmetshin, the mysterious fifth person at Trump Jr.'s meeting

His presence was not initially disclosed.Donald Trump Jr., executive vice president of The Trump Organization, announces that the family's company is launching a new hotel chain inspired by his and brother Eric's Trump's travels with their father's campaign Monday, June 5, 2017, at Trump Tower in New York. The new ...

- ThinkProgress - US

15 Marines, 1 sailor identified in Mississippi plane crash

The men were on their way Monday to Yuma, Ariz., for training.         

- USA TODAY - US

Indiana sailor among 16 killed in military plane crash in Mississippi

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from an elite Marine Raider battalion at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Nine were based out of Stewart Air National Guard Base in...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Marine killed in crash remembered as 'goofy'

Friend Tono Sablan remembers Cpl. Collin Schaaff who joined the Marines in 2013 as 'goofy' and fun loving. Schaaff died in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi.         

- USA TODAY - US

On plane: 15 Marines, 1 Navy sailor mourned by families

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country.

- FOX News - US

Mississippi mud may hold hope for Louisiana coast

Many studies say capturing Mississippi River sand through diversions is key to rebuilding Louisiana's vanishing coast. But a new study in the open-access journal Earth Surface Dynamics of an old levee breach, or crevasse, along Bayou Lafourche indicates that mud, the most plentiful sediment type carried by the river, may be ...

- PhysOrg - NL

On plane: 15 Marines, 1 Navy sailor mourned by families

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from an elite Marine Raider battalion at Camp Lejeune,…

- Billings Gazette - US

On plane: 15 Marines, 1 Navy sailor mourned by families

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from an elite Marine Raider battalion at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Nine were based out of Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh, New York, home of ...

- WRAL.com - US

Shock as teens arrested for alleged sex assault that thousands watched on Facebook live

Three Mississippi teens are facing kidnapping and sexual assault charges in connection to a video that was recorded on Facebook Live and was watched by thousands, authorities said.

- FOX News - US

Military plane crash: 'These were the elite'

A painter who loved to fly, a father who married his high school sweetheart, and a former football star who was living his dream of being in the Navy were among the 16 service members killed in Monday's military plane crash in Mississippi.

- CNN Top Stories - US

The Only A-rated, Majority-Black District in Mississippi

Racially integrated Clinton receives top scores

- washingtonmonthly.com - US

Combatting stereotypes about Appalachian dialects

The small city of Hazard, Kentucky, rests in the heart of Appalachia. AP Photo/David StephensonDuring the 2016 presidential election, broad support for Donald Trump came from most communities in Appalachia, where he received 63 percent of the vote. A great deal of national attention was directed to the people of this ...

- The Conversation - UK

Mississippi governor orders emergency to protect crash site

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he's declaring an emergency in the area affected by the KC-130 crash that killed 15 Marines and a Navy corpsman this week.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Marine Corps plane crash: Portraits of the victims

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash Monday in Mississippi came from all over the USA.         

- USA TODAY - US

Mississippi police arrest 3 in assault on Facebook video

Mississippi authorities have arrested three people in connection with a sexual assault that police say was shown in a live video on Facebook.

- FOX News - US

Sheriff: Cleanup of plane crash will take at least a week

ITTA BENA, Miss. " With debris scattered for miles across the flat countryside of the Mississippi Delta, federal and local officials may be combing soybean fields for up to a week for clues in a military plane crash that killed...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

On plane: 1 long wanted to be a Marine, 1 close to retiring

The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a plane crash Monday in Mississippi came from all over the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Elite Marines killed in tanker crash share heritage with WWII Raiders commando unit

For an elite band of U.S. Marines known as the Raiders, the fiery military plane crash this week in Mississippi represents a second devastating blow ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Investigators sift for clues in Mississippi military crash

With debris scattered for miles across the flat countryside of the Mississippi Delta, federal and local officials combed soybean fields for clues in a military plane crash that killed 15 … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

The Latest: Governor warns against taking plane crash debris

The Latest on the deadly military plane crash in Mississippi : 5:30 p.m. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is warning people to not remove debris from the area where … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

U.A.W. Says Nissan Workers Seek a Union Vote in Mississippi

A victory for the union, which has been trying to organize the plant for years, would be a reversal of fortune in a traditionally hostile region.

- New York Times - US

U.S. Military Plane That Crashed Carried Specialized Personnel, Equipment

The military plane that crashed in Mississippi and killed all 16 aboard was carrying a group of elite Marine troops headed to California for specialized training, U.S. defense officials said.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Donald Trump Jr., Russia, Mississippi: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

- New York Times - US

A US Marine plane crashes in Mississippi killing at least 16 aboard

July 11, 2017, 9:55 AM A US Marine Corps plane, a KC-130 used for midflight refueling, crashed in a Mississippi field on Monday, killing at least 16 people. The plane flying at 20,000 feet was said to have suffered “structural failure.” Authorities are still searching for remains of any more possible victims ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Mississippi crash: Sixteen dead in Marines Corps plane incident

The KC-130 plane crashed in a rural area in the US state of Mississippi, with no survivors.

- BBC - UK

At least 16 dead in US military plane crash

UPDATED 12.35PM | The KC-130 Hercules transport aircraft crashed in rural Mississippi on Monday evening.

- Malaysiakini - MY

Marine Plane Crash Kills at Least 12 People Aboard

A U.S. Marine plane crashed into a soybean field in rural Mississippi on Monday, killing at least 12 people aboard, officials said.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Military plane crashes in Mississippi; at least 12 dead

A U.S. Marine refueling tanker crashed into a soybean field in rural Mississippi on Monday, killing at least 12 people aboard and spreading debris for miles, officials said. The post Military plane crashes in Mississippi; at least 12 dead appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

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