Statewide News

Report: Guns growing economy

When it comes to growing the national economy, firearms are making a big boom.

UPDATE: Small plane with unresponsive pilot crashes into Gulf

A small plane that had circled the Gulf of Mexico with an apparently unresponsive pilot Thursday morning has crashed, Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Christopher O'Neil says.

Tiger Stadium expansion could happen this fall

Baton Rouge, La — The Tiger Stadium expansion could begin as early as this fall if the LSU Board of Supervisors approves a proposal at their next meeting next Friday.

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.