- How States Compare Among Bronze Medal High Schools
Mississippi has the strongest bronze medal showing in the 2013 Best High Schools rankings.
U. S. News & World Report. Thu, 02 May 2013 09:30:00 -0400.
- US ricin-letters suspect in court
A Mississippi martial arts instructor appears in court on charges relating to ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama, a senator and a judge.
BBC News. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 17:54:29 GMT.
- Man charged over US ricin letters
A man is charged in the US state of Mississippi in connection with sending letters containing the poison ricin to President Barack Obama and others.
BBC News. Sat, 27 Apr 2013 19:22:46 GMT.
- Mississippi Man Arrested in Poison Letter Case
Federal authorities have formally charged a Mississippi man with sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator, and a judge. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 27 Apr 2013 13:11:52 -0400.
- Charges Dropped Against U.S. Suspect In Ricin Case
Prosecutors in the United States have dropped charges against a Mississippi man accused of sending U.S. officials, including President Barack Obama, letters contaminated with the poison ricin.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 24 Apr 2013 05:30:56 +0000.
- Charges dropped for U.S. man in ricin letters case
Charges were dropped today against the Mississippi man accused of sending ricin-laced letters to U.S. President Barack Obama and others, while authorities searched at another man's home in connection with the case.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 21:16:04 EDT.
- Man Arrested In Ricin Letters In U.S.
The FBI said the suspect was arrested April 17 in the southern state of Mississippi.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 04:29:20 +0000.
- Celebrate Spring With the Family at Jackson, Mississippi Attractions
Jackson Marriott Offers Easy Access to Baseball, Museums & More
Marketwire. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 14:48:24 EDT.
- KiOR Announces Earnings
KiOR (KIOR) announced that its losses during the fourth quarter nearly doubled due to start up costs of a production facility in Mississippi. ...
By Marketnewsvideo. Forbes. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 20:14:49 GMT.
- Baby born HIV-positive apparently cured, say scientists
A baby born with HIV appears to have been cured, scientists announced Sunday, describing the case of a child from Mississippi who's now 2 ½ and has been off medication for about a year with no signs of infection.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:52:10 EST.
- Alternative Fuels’ Long-Delayed Promise Might Be Near Fruition
Large-scale commercial production would be a major renewable energy milestone, and plants in Florida and Mississippi say they are near that point.
By Matthew L. Wald. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 23:57:19 GMT.
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- Romney Seeks Extended Deadline for Overseas Voters
Romney asks Wisconsin, Mississippi and Vermont to extend deadlines for military and overseas voters.
U. S. News & World Report. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 14:04:00 -0400.
In 2008, the estimated population of Mississippi was 2,938,618, whereas
in 2006, the population of Mississippi was about 2,896,713.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Mississippi's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Mississippi
web page. For maps of Mississippi,
visit this Mississippi Map
The photograph at right shows the state capitol building
in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mississippi newspaper publishers are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
Mississippi library names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Mississippi
can be found here.
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