Mississippi

Another Indian shot dead by robbers in US's Mississippi

Another Indian shot dead by robbers in US's Mississippi

The shooter is described as wearing a grey hooded shirt and was armed with a 9 mm pistol, police said.

Nov 29, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
US Marine Corps confirms 16 service members killed in military plane crash

US Marine Corps confirms 16 service members killed in military plane crash

The aircraft crashed on Monday at approximately 4 pm CDT (5 pm EST) in northern Mississippi's LeFlore County, about 100 miles (160 km) north of Jackson, the state capital.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
US military plane crashes in Mississippi, 16 killed

US military plane crashes in Mississippi, 16 killed

At least 16 people were killed when a US Marine Corps plane crashed in Mississippi, officials said, adding the search for missing crew members continued.

Jul 11, 2017, 10:02 AM IST
Eight dead as storm hits several states in US

Eight dead as storm hits several states in US

As many as eight persons were killed after a line of deadly storms caused flooding in Texas, Missouri, Arkansas and Mississippi.

May 01, 2017, 08:57 AM IST
Shocking! Husband and wife discover they are biological twins – Real or fake?

Shocking! Husband and wife discover they are biological twins – Real or fake?

A doctor at the clinic in Jackson, Mississippi, found out the astonishing connection through a routine DNA test.

Apr 17, 2017, 15:49 PM IST

Storms continue slamming US South after killing at least 18

A dangerous weekend weather system killed at least 18 people in the US South, with Georgia officials reporting more than a dozen deaths on Sunday after severe thunderstorms and tornadoes buffeted several states.

Jan 23, 2017, 13:11 PM IST

Death toll from tornadoes, storms reaches 18 in Southeast USA

 A severe storm system that spun off apparent tornadoes and left scattered destruction around the Southeast has claimed at least 18 lives on a two-day sweep across the region, authorities said.

 

Jan 23, 2017, 12:18 PM IST
Street named after Indian-American Dr Sampat Shivangi in Mississippi

Street named after Indian-American Dr Sampat Shivangi in Mississippi

In a rare incident, a street in the US state of Mississippi has been named after an Indian- American in recognition of his service to the community.

Apr 24, 2016, 10:34 AM IST
Bernie Sanders beats Hillary Clinton in stunning Michigan primary upset: US networks

Bernie Sanders beats Hillary Clinton in stunning Michigan primary upset: US networks

Bernie Sanders has won the Democratic primary in Michigan, US networks said, in an upset for frontrunner Hillary Clinton who was predicted to win the northern state.

Mar 09, 2016, 11:22 AM IST
Donald Trump wins Michigan and Mississippi, extends primary lead

Donald Trump wins Michigan and Mississippi, extends primary lead

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump scored two major victories in the states of Michigan and Mississippi.

Mar 09, 2016, 09:19 AM IST
Hillary Clinton solidifies lead with win in Mississippi

Hillary Clinton solidifies lead with win in Mississippi

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton solidified lead over her only rival Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders with a big win in Mississippi Democratic primary.

Mar 09, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

US South braces for snow and freezing cold ahead of winter storm

Light snow accumulation and some ice was already being reported on Wednesday afternoon.

Jan 21, 2016, 10:44 AM IST
Record flooding hits US Midwest, threatens South

Record flooding hits US Midwest, threatens South

Swollen rivers in the US Midwest and other regions brought flood warnings for over 12 million Americans on Wednesday as scores of buildings were submerged after days of intense rain in which 24 people have died.

Dec 31, 2015, 09:00 AM IST
At least 25 dead as tornados, storms strike Texas in US

At least 25 dead as tornados, storms strike Texas in US

Tornados knocked cars off a highway and flattened homes in Texas, raising the death toll to 25 as a string of powerful storms wreaked havoc across much of the southern United States.

Dec 27, 2015, 19:35 PM IST
Pre-Christmas storms kill 6 in southern US, disrupt holiday traffic

Pre-Christmas storms kill 6 in southern US, disrupt holiday traffic

Severe storms unleashing tornadoes, heavy rain and hail across the southern and central United States has left six people dead.

Dec 24, 2015, 09:14 AM IST
Morgan Freeman safe after plane crash lands in Mississippi

Morgan Freeman safe after plane crash lands in Mississippi

 Veteran actor Morgan Freeman had a big scare on Saturday, when a plane carrying him crash landed in Tunica, Mississippi on Saturday.

Dec 06, 2015, 13:58 PM IST

Suspect in fatal shooting at Mississippi campus kills himself: Reports

A man suspected of gunning down a Mississippi college professor in his campus office has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after a day-long manhunt, media reports said on Tuesday.

Sep 15, 2015, 12:10 PM IST
John Daly out of hospital after collapsing on course

John Daly out of hospital after collapsing on course

Two-time major winner John Daly was out of hospital on Sunday, a day after collapsing at a local golf event in Mississippi, his agent said.

Aug 30, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

US judge orders temporary halt to Mississippi executions

A federal judge has temporarily blocked the state of Mississippi from using two drugs in executions, shutting down the death penalty in the state for now.

Aug 26, 2015, 10:18 AM IST
US couple planned 'honeymoon in Syria' to join ISIS: Report

US couple planned 'honeymoon in Syria' to join ISIS: Report

A young American couple from Mississippi were arrested at the airport as they were just about to head to their 'honeymoon' trip that was to end in Syria where they would have joined the Islamic State.

Aug 12, 2015, 14:22 PM IST