Authorities are on the scene of a possible homicide in Holmes County, Mississippi, involving two nuns. Two Catholic sisters were found stabbed in a residence in the town of Durant, police chief John Haynes tells CNN affiliate WJTV. The Catholic Diocese of Jackson tells CNN the sisters didn't show up Thursday morning at a clinic they operate.
Heavy rains drenched parts of southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi, causing dangerous floods that killed at least three people, cut off an entire town, shut down highways and prompted numerous rescues.
Heavy rains drenched parts of southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi Friday, causing dangerous floods that killed at least one person, cut off an entire town, prompted numerous rescues and shut down highways.
A federal judge blocked a controversial Mississippi law that would've gone into effect Friday, which would've allowed businesses and government employees to deny services to gay and transgender people based on religious grounds.
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