President Obama acknowledges birth of the blues in Mississippi

February 28, 2012 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News

By Monica Land WASHINGTON, D.C. – In his opening remarks Tuesday night at the “In Performance at the White House” Blues Event, President Barack Obama spoke to his guests on […]

Lynching of 2 Mississippians featured in TV show

February 23, 2012 in Entertainment, National Entertainment, News, This Week

By Monica Land The Injustice Files: At The End Of A Rope airs tonight SILVER SPRING, Md. – Lynchings have long been a part of Mississippi’s dark past. Since the […]

Featured Videos

February 7, 2012 in Top Stories, Videos

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Obama delivers a confrontational State of the Union address

January 25, 2012 in News

The president opens an election-year debate on the role of government, drawing contrasts with Republicans on taxes for the wealthy and mortgage refinancing. By using his State of the Union […]