Escaped Convict Accused Of Stealing Dead Baby's Identity, Charged With Social Security Fraud

US | Eric Lieberman
Young woman placing flowers on the grave of a deceased family member at cemetery. [Shutterstock - Jacob Lund]

‘Living using the deceased victim’s stolen identity’

'Unusable' Government Weed Is Derailing Medical Research Efforts

US | Steve Birr
The bud of a marijuana plant. Shutterstock/Steve Ikeguchi

‘Parts that should be discarded’

Mississippi Baits Public Colleges With Tax Exemption If They Fly State Flag

Education | Rob Shimshock
A Mississippi Senate bill would grant two public colleges a tax exemption if they fly the state flag, which is currently flown by none of the eight public colleges because it features the Confederate battle flag.(Shutterstock)

None of the eight public universities fly the state flag

Mississippi On Verge Of Banning 'Sanctuary Campuses'

Education | David Krayden
Students of New York University (NYU) hold signs during a demonstration joining with other colleges across the nation participating in #SanctuaryCampus, a protest against President-elect Donald Trump in Manhattan, New York, U.S. on November 16, 2016. REUTERS/Bria Webb/File Photo

‘We are going to pass a law that says you can’t have sanctuary cities in Mississippi’

Doctors Remove Mississippi Man's 140-POUND Tumor

US | Jeremy Henderson
Roger Logan celebrates his successful surgery. (Photo courtesy of Kitty Logan)

It wasn’t ‘just fat,’ doctors say

Atheist Group Forces Small Town To Take Down Christian Flag

US | Amber Randall
A view shows the Notre-Dame church in Sable-sur-Sarthe, western France, January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

‘Be politically incorrect’

Another State Gears Up To Pass 'Blue Lives Matter' Bill

US | Amber Randall
Police officers detain a demonstrator during a demonstration in Oakland, California, U.S. following the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

‘Going to come down on you’

Black Man Burned African-American Church, Painted 'Vote Trump' On The Walls

US | Chuck Ross

Mississippi church raised $240,000 after arson

The Majority Of Post-Trump 'Hate Incidents' Occurred In States Hillary Won

US | Blake Neff
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, with her husband, former U.S. President Bill Clinton, (L), and her Vice-President running mate Tim Kaiine (R), applaud at her concession speech to President-elect Donald Trump in New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Massachusetts, hotbed of Trumpian hate

Mother, Young Daughters Killed In Halloween Hayride Disaster

US | Eric Lieberman
PRAIRIE VIEW, IL - OCTOBER 27: Riders climb aboard a hay-ride with their pumpkins at Didier Farms. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

At least three helicopters called in

All These Clown Bans Are Probably Unconstitutional

US | Kevin Daley

‘It has really gotten out of hand’

Police Officer Fired Over Ranting In Facebook Post

US | Amber Randall
A Cleveland police officer pushes people back while holding a U.S. flag that supporters of the "Revolutionary Communist Party, USA" tried to burn near the gates of the Quicken Loans Arena, the site for the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 20, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘Didn’t sign up to beg people to do things’

Police Chief Commits Suicide Right After Being Suspended

US | Dan Chaison
Photo: Shuttershock/Police Tape

Shot himself in police station parking lot

Ole Miss Abolishes Dixie At Football Games

Education | Blake Neff
Ole Miss YouTube screenshot/excelsior27

Move made in the name of inclusivity

Failing 'Clean Coal' Project Uses Obscure DOE Reg To Keep Its Subsidies

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘This has officially reached the point of absurdity’

Mississippi Clean Coal Plant Touted By Obama Admin Plagued By Inefficiency, Secrets

Energy | Craig Boudreau
Steam rises from the stakes of the coal-fired Jim Bridger Power Plant supplied by the neighboring Jim Bridger mine that is owned by energy firm PacifiCorp and the Idaho Power Company, outside Point of the Rocks, Wyoming in this March 14, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File

It just has to do with poor project management

Judge Nukes Law To Protect Florists And Bakers From Serving Gay Weddings

US | Amber Randall
A Gay Pride flag flies below the U.S. flag during a celebration of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling of legalizing gay marriage nationwide, at a rally in Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 26, 2015. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

The judge said the law was “state sanctioned discrimination”