Body of missing Louisiana 6-year-old found in garbage can

Louisiana authorities said Tuesday they found the body of a missing 6-year-old girl, stabbed and stuffed in a trash can down the street from her home.

Boston bomber covers Rolling Stone Magazine

The cover of Rolling Stone magazine is usually reserved for rock stars, actors and other celebrities, but the August 3rd edition features someone who isn't infamous and there's already a social media backlash.

EXIT SANDMAN: Riviera wins MVP in final ASG appearance

In one-of-a-kind fashion, the New York Yankees 18-year veteran closer, Mariano Riviera, took to the field in the eight inning of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday night at Citi Field.

Victim gets hit with bar stool after refusing sexual advancement; suspect arrested

A 41-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly hit someone with a bar stool after they declined his sexual advances.

LSU professor featured in volume on prison issues about criminal justice system

The United States incarcerates a higher percentage of its adult population than any other nation. Presently, more than one in 100 Americans over the age of 18 are imprisoned. In Louisiana, the figure is one in 86.

SBA Louisiana’s Veterans’ conference is coming to Baton Rouge

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Louisiana Women in the Wild fishing workshop participants test skills in Grande Isle

Participants in the spring “Louisiana Women in the Wild” Fishing Basics Workshop” were able to test their skills during a June weekend fishing trip to Grand Isle.

Louisiana's unclaimed property program gives back most money in a single year

Louisiana's Unclaimed Property Program had an all-time record-breaking year in 2013 and returned $31.3 million in refunds to more than 25,000 individuals, according to State Treasurer John Kennedy.

Caddo superintendent search narrowed to 3

The finalists for superintendent are John Dilworth from Montgomery, Alabama, Agnella Perera from Smithfield, Virginia, and Mary Nash Robinson from Greenwood, Louisiana.

Shreveport set to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its civil rights movement

Tuesday morning, Shreveport Mayor Cedric Glover, alongside Rev.