5 States Announce New Suits Over Prescription Opioids
Five state attorneys general announced legal filings Thursday seeking to hold the drug industry responsible for an opioid addiction crisis that has become the biggest cause of accidental deaths across the country and in many states.
Lawmakers criticize board’s handling of sex assault claims
Louisiana state senators are criticizing the way the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board handles sexual assault allegations.
1 Dead, 8 Wounded in Denver School Shooting
Authorities have released the name of an 18-year-old student accused of opening fire with a classmate inside a charter school in an affluent suburb of Denver, killing a teenager and wounding eight others.
Pelosi Says Democrats to Sue Over Trump’s wall
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Democrats will sue to prevent what they say is President Donald Trump's "stealing" of billions of dollars from federal programs and diverting it to building barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.
2 Pilots Killed in Marine Helicopter Crash in Arizona
Two Marine pilots have died in a helicopter crash during a training mission in southwestern Arizona, U.S. Marine Corps officials said Sunday.
Former Louisiana priest pleads guilty to child molestation
76-year-old Michael Guidry has pleaded guilty to a child molestation charge.
Study: Film tax break costs Louisiana millions
A new study shows that Louisiana taxpayers are losing roughly two-thirds of the money they put into the state's film tax credit program.
Eight Billion Will Be Spent On Border Security
Some states are threatening lawsuits.
Year after Parkland massacre, 17 victims remembered
The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre a year ago renewed the national debate on guns and school safety, turned some victims' parents and surviving students into political activists and at least temporarily ended the local sheriff's career.
Trump Says He’s Thrilled about ‘A Lot of Wall’
President Donald Trump says that despite his unhappiness with a tentative agreement to prevent another partial government shutdown, he's "thrilled" about the direction of border wall construction.