Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. says it has agreed to buy Shaw Group Inc. for about $3.04 billion in cash and stock. The Woodlands, TX-based company, also known as CB&I, said the addition of Baton Rouge,More >> In a bombshell economic announcement, Baton Rouge's only Fortune 500 Company, The Shaw Group, is agreeing to a buyout and will sell the company to a business from Texas.More >>
(WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitutionMore >> A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.More >> A Harrison County judge sentenced a Biloxi man to 28 years in prison for beating his wife to death with his bare hands in 2011.More >> A Harrison County judge sentenced a Biloxi man to 28 years in prison for beating his wife to death with his bare hands in 2011. Ryan Jacob Cates, 36, was set to go to trial next week for a charge of second degree murder when he chose to change his plea to guilty on Friday.More >> The victim of a vicious gang rape is warning other women in the metro area. The victim and her attorney talked about the attack exclusively with WLBT. The 35-year-old woman, whose identity we are protecting,More >> The victim, whose identity we are protecting, said, "He put the gun to my head and told me to take my clothes off. And that's when I couldn't do nothing. I was just standing there crying. And the other dude came from behind the truck. He put one in my side. And they bent me over in my front seat and they started raping me over and over again."
Waveland Police Chief David Allen identified the man who died from a fall in his home as 45-year-old Shawn Lapniewski.More >> Waveland Police Chief David Allen identified the man who died from a fall in his home as 45-year-old Shawn Lapniewski. Allen said emergency crews responded to the medical call on Jeff Davis Avenue shortly after 11:30 p.m. on Thursday.More >> A 30-year-old woman and an 8-year-old child were abducted at knife-point and sexually assaulted early Friday morning, according to the Ozark Police Department.The abduction happened around 12:40 a.m. onMore >> The search is on for the Ozark man police say kidnapped a woman and child from their home at knife point and sexually assaulted them.More >>