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Zeta weakens to a tropical storm
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Hurricane Delta slams into Mexico near Cancun
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Hurricane Sally makes landfall on Alabama's Gulf Coast
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Sally could bring historic flooding to U.S. Gulf coast
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Sally, now a hurricane, threatens U.S. Gulf coast
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Innocent Mississippi Man Who Spent Decades Behind Bars Is Finally Free
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Hurricane Zeta’s Winds Swept the Gulf Coast, Leaving Another Mess to Clean UpIt was the fifth named storm to hit Louisiana during a busy and brutal hurricane season. Hundreds of thousands of residents in Louisiana and Mississippi were left without power.
Storm Zeta racing along after slamming into LouisianaIt hit land as a strong Category 2 hurricane but quickly lost punch and was downgraded to a tropical storm after speeding through Mississippi into Alabama.
Hurricane floods casino parking garageFloodwaters from Hurricane Zeta engulfed the parking garage of a hotel-casino in Biloxi, Mississippi on Wednesday, as Hurricane Zeta moved through the low-lying coastal area after coming ashore in..
In Miss., a love story in the time of coronavirusWith US coronavirus cases surging, the AP Road Trip team met a Mississippi man longing for his wife, hospitalized with COVID-19 for four months. This is a love story. But also a story of the virus, who..
Gulf Coast braces for Zeta after storm hits MexicoHurricane warnings are in effect in Louisiana and Mississippi as the Gulf Coast braces for another storm to make landfall. Zeta hit in Mexico near the resort city of Tulum and is expected to..
1,000th COVID patient discharged from MS hospitalMississippi resident Timothy Hudson recovered from COVID-19 after spending time in the ICU. He was the 1,000th patient to be discharged from University of Mississippi Medical Center on Monday. (Oct...
Mike Espy's Senate race in Mississippi is getting a fresh look from Democrats, including Barack Obama. Here's whyDemocratic Senate candidate Mike Espy is getting new attention in deeply red Mississippi as donations pour in after Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.
Mississippi asks Supreme Court to review 15-week abortion banMississippi's request came just hours after the Senate Judiciary Committee advanced Amy Coney Barrett's nomination to the Supreme Court.
In Mississippi, Black voters face many hurdlesAlmost no Black people could vote in Mississippi until well into the 1960s. More than 50 years later, voter suppression in the state has evolved. Voters now face obstacles like strict voter ID laws and..
Voting across the US live updates: Florida residents get email threats; COVID-19 patients can vote curbside in MississippiMississippi OKs curbside voting for those with COVID symptoms. Many Wisconsin county ballots have printing error. Latest news on voting around the US.
Coronavirus updates: US borders with Mexico, Canada to stay closed until Nov. 21; Mississippi reinstates mask mandate; US deaths top 220KStimulus deal by Election Day? Wisconsin judge restores restrictions on bars, restaurants. Mississippi reinstates mask mandate. Latest COVID news.
Curtis Flowers was tried 6 times for same crime and wrongly imprisoned for more than 20 years. Here's what he's saying now.Curtis Flowers, a Mississippi man who was tried six times for the same crime, sat for his first interview with the podcast that helped free him.
John Grisham on his new sequel to 1989's "A Time to Kill"Bestselling author John Grisham joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss his new novel, "A Time for Mercy." Mississippi lawyer Jake Brigance -- the hero of "A Time to Kill" -- returns in this sequel that..
Black-owned business files lawsuit against Mississippi airport, alleging discriminationA Black-owned food and beverage concessions business is suing the airport board that oversees the Jackson airport after its contract was cancelled.
Live updates: Delta weakens to tropical storm; 780K without power as heavy rains, winds continue to pound LouisianaDelta weakened to a tropical storm as it moved across Louisiana and into Mississippi, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power.
At least 600,000 people without power after Hurricane Delta landfallHeavy rain and strong winds are again pounding coastal Louisiana and portions of Texas and Mississippi after Hurricane Delta made landfall Friday evening. It has since been downgraded to a tropical..
Delta downgraded to tropical storm as it batters LouisianaHeavy rain and strong winds are again pounding coastal Louisiana and portions of Texas and Mississippi after Hurricane Delta became the tenth named storm to hit the U.S. mainland in 2020. While it was..
Gulf States Brace for Hurricane DeltaThe governors of Alabama and Mississippi have declared states of emergency, while some parishes in Louisiana are under mandatory evacuation orders.
Trump on his treatment of Christine Blasey Ford at rally: "It doesn't matter. We won."President Trump tells 60 Minutes if he hadn't made a speech in Mississippi in which he imitated Christine Blasey Ford, his Supreme Court pick, Brett Kavanaugh, would not have been confirmed. When..
Coronavirus updates: Massive airline layoffs could begin today; Mississippi ends mask mandate in most places; India reports 86K new casesIndia is on track to surpass U.S. as the most-infected country. Layoffs could begin Thursday in airline industry. 206K US deaths. Latest COVID news.
Mississippi marinas dodge mass losses, devastationMississippi marinas spared as Alabama and Florida docks ripped apart and boats sunk, beached or missing. (Sept. 17)
Hurricane Sally makes landfall in AlabamaHurricane Sally made landfall Wednesday morning near Gulf Shores, Alabama, as a Category 2 storm, bringing torrential rain over a coastal storm surge that forecasters said would cause dangerous floods..
Hurricane Sally worries Mississippi gator ranchHurricane Sally has water on the rise at an alligator ranch in Mississippi. (Sept. 16)
Hurricane Sally Is a Slow-Moving Threat. Climate Change Might Be Why.Forecasters warn of storm surges and devastating floods from Sally, which is unleashing a deluge in Mississippi and Alabama. Scientists say climate change contributed to the storm’s power.
Mississippi governor declares state of emergency as Hurricane Sally approachesHurricane Sally is expected to make landfall Tuesday night or Wednesday in the southern states of Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. Manuel Bojorquez reports from Biloxi, Mississippi.
Live Hurricane Sally Updates and TrackerOfficials in Mississippi and Louisiana urged people to prepare, warning of flash floods and strong winds. “This is the real deal,” Mississippi’s governor said.
Hurricane Sally bears down on U.S. Gulf CoastParts of Louisiana and Mississippi are being warned to expect huge storm surges as Hurricane Sally closes in on the Gulf Coast. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist, Jeff Berardelli, joins..
Tropical Storm Sally strengthens in the GulfThe storm poses a "very significant threat" when it hits land this week, bringing "life-threatening" storm surge from Louisiana to the Mississippi/Alabama border.
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Sally roars through Gulf, forecast to strengthen to hurricane before striking coastSally is forecast to make landfall as a hurricane somewhere between southeastern Louisiana and the Mississippi-Alabama border.
Contraband-laden drone caught in prison netA drone carrying marijuana, cigarette lighters and cellphones got caught up in a net above a Mississippi prison fence, resulting in the arrest of two men. (Sept. 10)
Activist brings awareness through hip-hop, poetryActivist and rapper Genesis Be helped ignite a nationwide conversation around symbols of racism that eventually led to her home state of Mississippi to retire its flag. (Sept 8)
After 6 Murder Trials and Nearly 24 Years, Charges Dropped Against Curtis FlowersMr. Flowers had faced the possibility of a seventh trial in the quadruple-murder case from Mississippi.
Mississippi AG drops case against Curtis Flowers, a Black man who was tried 6 times for same crimeMississippi's Attorney General Office is dropping its case against Curtis Flowers, a Black man who was tried six times for the same crime.
Kanye West Files Paperwork To Appear On KY, MS Ballots For PresidentKanye 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..
Mississippi to vote on magnolia design to replace flag's Confederate emblemMississippi residents will vote on the new flag motif on November 3.
8/8: CBSN AMMassive immigration raid in Mississippi. Nearly 700 undocumented workers arrested at agricultural processing plants. Sharon Tate's Murder: 50 years later. Famed actress and four others killed by..
A magnolia may replace Confederate symbols on new Mississippi state flagThis summer, lawmakers voted to remove Mississippi's previous flag, which contained the Confederate battle flag.
New Mississippi state flag: Commission has made its final selection, now it's up to votersEarlier this summer, lawmakers voted to remove Mississippi's previous flag, which contained the Confederate battle flag.
Mississippi state flag, Fort Hood leadership change, Thunder-Rockets: 5 things to know WednesdayProposed design for new Mississippi state flag to be unveiled, new leadership at Fort Hood amid investigation and more things to start your Wednesday.
Remembering Emmett Till on the 65th anniversary of his deathIt's been 65 years since Emmett Till, a Black teenager, was brutally killed by two White men after he was accused of whistling at a White woman in Mississippi. As part of the CBSN special "The Power of..
Today in History for August 28thHighlights of this day in history: Martin Luther King, Jr. gives his 'I Have a Dream' speech; Clashes mar the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago; Black teen Emmett Till abducted and killed..
Down to 2: New Mississippi flag designs showcasedAs Mississippi replaces its former flag that had the Confederate battle emblem, five designs were literally run up a flagpole Tuesday. A group then narrowed the choice to two designs: One with a shield..
The shield or the magnolia? Here are the final two options for the new Mississippi state flagThe commission will meet again on Sept. 2 to pick a winner. The public will vote on whether to accept the final design in November.
Mississippi residents on alert ahead of stormsGov. Tate Reeves on Saturday urged Mississipi residents to be on alert as two tropical storms, Laura and Marco, are expected to hit the state in coming days. (Aug. 22)