A USA Today investigation uncovered 29 Mississippi law enforcement personnel among the more than 85,000 police officers and sheriff's deputies who faced disciplinary and/or criminal action based on misconduct allegations. Here is USA Today's original reporting and a breakout of those from Mississippi.Read More
Myrlie Evers expressed thanks that her family’s home is becoming a national monument.
Her gratitude mixed with memories. “It will always be the home that Medgar Evers and I lived, loved and reared our children in until he was shot in the back of the driveway of our home because he fought for his beliefs of justice and equality for all citizens of the United States of America,” said the widow of Medgar Evers, who turns 86 Sunday.Read More