Statewide News

Fake online profile causes stir in governor’s office

BATON ROUGE, LA — The Jindal administration says they're looking into who stole the Deputy Chief of Staff's online identity.

Doctor: exercise helps reduce stress during tax deadline

BROWNSVILLE — A South Texas heart doctor and personal trainer have some tips to stay calm and collective during the stressful tax deadline.

Man allegedly exposed himself to juveniles waiting for school bus

ASSUMPTION PARISH, LA  — A man is behind bars tonight in Assumption Parish for allegedly exposing his genitalia to several female juveniles while they were waiting for their morning school bus.

Will Tom Benson's purchase of the Hornets help rebuild the struggling team?

NEW ORLEANS, LA (NBC33) — The New Orleans Hornets have new ownership . This after New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson announced he bought the Hornets franchise on Friday. Benson will reportedly pay $338-million for the team.

Joining Forces campaign working to hire vets

According to First Lady Michelle Obama, if there's one thing veterans and their families can learn about the Joining Forces campaign, it's that "we are grateful and it's important for you to know that you live in a grateful nat

Baby killed in crash; Mother suspected of DUI

A mother is behind bars tonight after Troopers say she caused a car accident that resulted in the death of her 5 month old child.

Instructor arrested for sexual conduct with teen student

HAMMOND, LA — An employee of a college prep program in Tangipahoa Parish has been arrested for engaging in sexual activities with one of the students in the program.

Marriage rates at all-time lows

Four in ten American women won't make that trip down the aisle in their lifetimes. That's according to a new government report, which shows the number of marriages across the country is at an all-time low.

Police: Man tries to kidnap infant from hospital by posing as physician

ALEXANDRIA, LA - Police are trying to figure out why a man posed as a physician and allegedly attempted to kidnap a two month old child from its hospital room.

Supporters react to Gingrich visit

Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich spent Tuesday in Louisiana, ahead of the state's primary election on Saturday.