Strong Storms in US South Kill at Least 8
Powerful storms swept across the South on Sunday after unleashing suspected tornadoes and flooding that killed at least eight people.
Tiger Woods Wins Masters
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods blazing to victory in his Sunday red at the Masters, a scene once so familiar, was never more stunning.
White Man Arrested in Fires at 3 Black Churches in Louisiana
Each church catered to an African American congregation. Each graced a rustic, country setting
Grover Cannon Wins a Battle in Court
A court hearing is underway in Baton Rouge to determine if the jury pool should be thrown out in the trial of the man accused of killing a Shreveport police officer.
Internet Sales Tax Collections Going Up in Louisiana
Louisiana's sales tax collections from internet purchases are growing, even though the system still involves out-of-state retailers voluntarily remitting taxes for online product sales.
Louisiana Lawmakers Look at Ways to Spend Extra Cash
Now that Louisiana's governor and legislative leaders have settled on updated state income projections, the haggling begins over how to spend the newly available millions.
Big News for LSU Vet School
Louisiana State University's veterinary school is getting an $11.5 million federal health grant to start a center aimed at finding ways to treat and prevent lung disease in people.
Louisiana Abortion Law Before Supreme Court
The outcome of a fight over a Louisiana law regulating abortion providers could signal whether a fortified conservative majority on the Supreme Court is willing to cut back on abortion rights.
Suspicious Packages Sent to Top Democrats
The U.S. Secret Service says agents have intercepted packages containing "possible explosive devices" addressed to former President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton.
Limo Crash in New York State Leaves 20 Dead
The manager of a store in upstate New York says the nearby intersection where a limo crashed, killing 20 people over the weekend, has long been dangerous.