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Why These Utilities Are Dialing Up Efforts To Bring High-Speed Internet To Rural America
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“Even the cellular service is bad. We literally have to call to say, ‘I sent you an email.’”
Schools That Were Segregation Academies Now Ban Pregnant And LGBTQ Students
These Mississippi schools also receive new public funding through state vouchers for private education.
Black Women Break Barriers In Mississippi With Historic Court Wins
"Maybe the citizens are no longer looking at gender but they’re looking strictly at qualifications," said one judge-elect.
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Cindy Hyde-Smith Proves Gender Equality Alone Isn’t Enough For Progress
The Senate has more women than ever, but Hyde-Smith won't be advancing their cause.
Cindy Hyde-Smith's Response To Whether She Regrets Racist Comments: 'I'm A Cowgirl'
She joked about public hangings and voter suppression during her campaign tour.
Cindy Hyde-Smith Defeats Mike Espy In Mississippi Senate Runoff Election
The GOP senator was the prohibitive favorite, although the backlash to her “hanging” remark gave Democrats some hope.
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What To Know About Mississippi's Senate Runoff Election
Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith and Democratic challenger Mike Espy face off Tuesday.
GOP Candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith Repeated Sexist Jokes At 2011 Convention, Video Shows
In the newly unearthed video, the Senate hopeful from Mississippi retells jokes about wives being left outside or left for dead.
Trump Says He Looks Like Elvis And Twitter Users Get All Shook Up
“When I was growing up they said I look like Elvis,” the president told rally attendees in Tupelo, Mississippi.
Nooses Hung At Mississippi State Capitol Just Before Runoff Election (UPDATE)
A runoff election will decide if Mike Espy, a black man, can defeat Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith.
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Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith Is A 'White Supremacist,' Says Mississippi Rhodes Scholar
On the front page of The Oxford Eagle, Jaz Brisack slammed the senator and her "misogynist policies."
MLB Asks Cindy Hyde-Smith Campaign To Return $5,000 Donation: Report
The Mississippi senator has been heavily criticized for her remark about a ”public hanging.”
GOP Senator Who Made 'Hanging' Remark Attended 'Segregated' Academy
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith recently drew criticism for remarks condoning public hangings and the Confederacy.
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Trump's Racism Doesn't Have To Be A Political Strategy. Sometimes It's Just Racism.
The president's rally for Mississippi Senate candidate Cindy Hyde-Smith will drag us back toward the Jim Crow era.
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Judge Blocks Mississippi's 'Unconstitutional' Ban On Abortions After 15 Weeks
In a blistering opinion, Judge Carlton W. Reeves struck down one of the country's most restrictive abortion laws.
Mississippi Senator Apologizes For ‘Hanging’ Remark, Blames Critics For Using It Against Her
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith defended her recent comments, saying they were "turned into a weapon to be used against me.”
Walmart Drops Mississippi GOP Senator After Joking About Public Hangings
The retailer joins two other corporate donors seeking refunds from Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s campaign.
GOP Senator Says Voter Suppression Is A 'Great Idea'
Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) said it should be harder for "liberal folks" to vote.
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Bus Bound For Mississippi Casino Crashes On Icy Road, Leaving 2 Dead And 44 Injured
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The driver lost control of the Alabama tour bus after crossing an icy overpass, witnesses said.
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GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In Mississippi
The Republican is facing a runoff later this month against Democrat Mike Espy, who is black.
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Republicans Are Afraid Of Democracy, So They're Dismantling It
One person, one vote is only scary if you know it means you'll lose.
Mississippi City Judge Displays Flag Without Confederate Battle Emblem
The judge says his courtroom now displays a proposed state flag designed by an artist.
'Fox & Friends' Host Brian Kilmeade Slams Trump's Christine Blasey Ford Comments
“As much as the crowd loved it, I wonder about the wisdom tactically of him" mocking Ford, the Fox News host said.
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Trump Mocks Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony And Me Too Movement At Mississippi Rally
The president argued that the real victims are men like his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, when sexual assault accusations are made.
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Why Does Mississippi’s Flag Still Have A Confederate Symbol?
Flags are used to instill pride and hope, but for many people, the Mississippi flag represents oppression and terror.
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Probation Officer's Boyfriend Fakes Arrest For Real Marriage Proposal
Brett Stidham proposed to Tiffany Allison in shackles and said, “I’m guilty of being madly in love with the girl of my dreams.”
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