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50th anniversary of Woolworth's sit-in recalled

Mississippi will inaugurate a marker Tuesday recalling a civil rights protest 50 years ago when a white mob attacked a racially mixed group seated at a whites-only lunch counter.

Monday - 05/27/2013, 02:26pm EDT

Tags: Woolworth, civil rights, Mississippi

Reid: Letter with ricin or poison sent to senator

A letter containing ricin or another poision was sent to the office of Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.

Tuesday - 04/16/2013, 07:09pm EDT

Tags: ricin, suspicious package, U.S. Senate, Mississippi