New Orleans To Begin Tearing Down Confederate StatuesNew Orleans will begin taking down Confederate statutes, becoming the latest Southern body to divorce itself from what some say are symbols of racism and intolerance.
Alligator Crawls Out Of Louisiana Storm DrainThe alligator did move around, but Bucktown resident Hazel Porter described it as mainly "just chilling."
Storm Kills Mom, Daughter In Louisiana; State Put On 'High Alert'Strong winds flipped a mobile home off its foundation Sunday in Louisiana, killing a mother and her 3-year-old daughter as a storm system with hurricane-force winds crawled across the Deep South, damaging homes and businesses.
Louisiana Sheriff's Deputy Shot, Killed While On-DutyA sheriff's deputy in Louisiana is dead after being shot near a movie theater in Baton Rouge, police said Sunday.
Court: New Orleans Can Remove 3 Confederate MonumentsAn appeals court has cleared the way for the city of New Orleans to take down three Confederate-era monuments that have been a source of tension in the Southern city.
Video: Louisiana Inmate Steals Truck, Crashes In Dramatic Fashion A high speed chase about 30-miles east of Shreveport, Louisiana ended with a high flying crash.
Tornadoes Touch Down, Wreak Havoc In Southern LouisianaTornadoes touched down in southern Louisiana Tuesday, wiping houses from their foundations and downing power lines as severe weather moved across the region.
NWS Confirms 3 Tornadoes Hit South LouisianaThe National Weather Service says it has confirmed three tornadoes that have touched down in southern Louisiana.
Coast Guard Battling Fire On Oil Platform In Gulf of MexicoThe Coast Guard says it's responding to a fire on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.
Police Bearing Gifts Save Holiday For Louisiana Boy, 7After burglars made off with gifts from under the Christmas tree at a home in the New Orleans suburb of Gretna, police did more than just investigate.
Trader Joe’s Hummus Recalled For Possible Listeria ContaminationTrader Joe’s has announced a recall of two of its hummus flavors that may be contaminated with listeria. The affected flavors are Mediterranean and White Bean & Basil.
Gulf States Receiving Nearly $370M For 24 Restoration ProjectsThe five Gulf states are receiving nearly $370 million for 24 projects to restore natural resources damaged by the huge 2010 oil spill.