Statewide News

Jindal: midterm election results show LA 'rejecting President Obama & his policies'

 Governor Bobby Jindal said the win for Republicans in taking over the Senate is both an opportunity and a challenge for the party. He says it's not enough for republicans to be anti-Obama.

Baton Rouge woman starts blanket, clothes drive for homeless veterans

On any given day...the staff at Gulf Coast Occupational Medicine is busy helping patients. But one employee has a goal to also help those less fortunate than others...homeless veterans.

Reward upped for wanted violent offender with ETX ties

 The reward for Rodney Wynn, 34, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to this capture if the tip comes in during the month of November.

Police release video of Cowboys running back's jail booking

 Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was flippant while being booked in the Frisco, Texas, city jail on shoplifting charges. Randle was arrested on October 13, but Frisco Police just released the video.

Son-in-law accused of killing Alabama pastor caught in Texas

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) conducted a stop Thursday on IH-40, resulting in the arrest of a homicide suspect out of Alabama.

Mary Landrieu blames racism for Obama's unpopularity in Louisiana

Asked Thursday why President Barack Obama has a hard time in Louisiana -- where his approval rating hovers around 40% -- Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu said a big reason has to do with his race.

Texas mother charged with prostituting children

A 35-year-old woman and 46-year-old man are behind bars for allegedly coercing the woman's daughters into prostitution. And now, the girls are five months pregnant.

French Quarter State Police patrols end Sunday night

 After four months of helping the NOPD patrol the streets of the French Quarter State Police are preparing to move out. A redeployment extension for troopers ends this weekend.

Marine receives a new home upon return from deployment

 A United States Marine and single father who proudly served the country was honored on Tuesday with a brand new home.