St. Louis region prepares for Ferguson decision

ST. LOUIS  — The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is

Five die in crash on way to Disney World

NEW ORLEANS — A 16-year-old boy driving relatives from Texas to a vacation in Disney World apparently fell asleep at the wheel, causing the sport utility vehicle to veer off the highway and roll over, killing three children and two adults,

Dismissal sought of Jindal's anti-Common Core suit

BATON ROUGE  — A federal judge peppered attorneys with questions Thursday about Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's

Defying GOP, Obama to spare 5 million from deportation

WASHINGTON — Defying Republicans and bypassing Congress, President Barack Obama prepared to invoke his

3 arrests made in brutal Lake Charles home invasion

A Lake Charles woman endured “senseless acts of brutality” when her Stanton Street home was broken into Nov. 14, Police Chief Don Dixon said Tuesday at a news conference.

Dixon announced the arrests of three men in relation to the home invasion: Sedric Lamar Green, 22, and Joshua Ray Bryant,

Appeals court rules Palermo case can continue

The grand jury investigation into Sulphur businessman Joe Palermo may continue, an appeals court has ruled.

The 3rd Third Circuit Court of Appeal ended a stay of grand jury proceedings instituted by Judge Ron Ware.

Palermo has already been charged with crimes related to his alleged