Families of ferry's lost confront South Korea officials

JINDO, South Korea — Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the

Ukraine moves against insurgents in the east

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine — Russia began new military exercises near its border with Ukraine, the defense minister

Obama to Russia: More sanctions are 'teed up'

TOKYO — President Barack Obama is accusing Russia of failing to live up to its commitments and warning

Court denies Karey bond reduction

The state Supreme Court denied Woodrow Karey’s appeal for a bond reduction. The court released the April 11 ruling last week.

Karey is accused of shooting pastor

Prime-time schedule likes Saints

The New Orleans Saints have as many as five night games on their regular-season schedule, which begins with road games in Atlanta and Cleveland.

The schedule, released Wednesday night, has New Orleans playing its home opener in Week 3 against Minnesota.

Cowgirls not taking Jags lightly

McNeese State’s softball matchup with Southern at 6 p.m. today at Cowgirl Diamond doesn’t look like much on paper.

The Cowgirls (32-13) should be heavy favorites against the Jaguars (10-30). McNeese is atop the Southland and has the strongest pitching staff in the conference, by ERA. But for coach Mike Smith and the Cowgirls, each game is an opportunity to strive for perfection, and they’re not happy with much less.