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Voters in four states from different regions of the country could embrace broad legal marijuana sales on Election Day. Mississippi voters will consider competing ballot proposals that would legalize medicinal marijuana, which is allowed in 33 states.

Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the coveted red hat.

William Rosamond will evaluate the quality of mental health care to possibly change services offered in some counties.

Border Report: Views on immigration, border wall set New Mexico congressional candidates apart

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, pressed to explain why the pandemic cannot be reined in, said, “Because it is a contagious virus just like the flu.”

Devon Henry took on a job the city says others were unwilling to do: lead contractor for the now-completed removal of 14 pieces of Confederate statuary that dotted Virginia’s capital city. Success came at some cost.

Americans have given free rein to their sweet tooth since the pandemic started, according to findings by NCsolutions, a leading advertising effectiveness company.

Real Clear Politics, which tracks both national averages and aggregated numbers in key swing states, has found that Mr. Trump has actually been picking up support across the six states most likely to swing the election.


BREAKING: The Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag voted in favor of the "New Magnolia Flag" to go on the November ballot.

A California woman who was caught on camera yelling and swearing at a Black Lives Matter protester has issued an apology for what she called a moment of “anxiety, frustration and panic.”

Nike announced Sunday morning it will close all of its retail stores in the United States and a few additional countries in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Sweetie Pie’s owner charged with conspiracy in alleged murder for hire plot in the death of his nephew--->

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BREAKING: Greenville football player Jeremiah Williams dies from injuries sustained during a football game.

BREAKING: Jackson State University confirmed a student tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19).

On Wednesday, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy received an endorsement from former President Barack Obama.