Louisiana ranks #4 in rate of women murdered by men


A pool party goes to the dogs

Madison, WI (CNN) — Hundreds of dogs and their owners took over a Madison, Wisconsin pool Sunday. The annual Capital K-9S Dog Paddle raises money for the police department's canine unit.

Ravens release Ray Rice after video of girlfriend assault surfaces

Baltimore (KETK) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been released less than 24 hours after a video of him punching his then-girlfriend in an elevator was posted to TMZ.

Home Depot confirms months-long hack

Home Depot on Monday confirmed that hackers indeed broke into its payment systems -- maybe as far back as April.

2 Pierre Part residents arrested for burglarizing home in Belle Rose

Two Pierre Part residents are now facing theft charges. Deputies arrested Billy Rodrigue, 40, and Nicole Gros, 34, for burglarizing a home in the 100 block of Bayou Corne Street, in Belle Rose.

Coco Road Bridge demolished this morning

Ascension Parish residents are not happy. They say, the Coco Road bridge has been closed for emergency repairs since July, and they don't expect it to open any time soon!

Inspections on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge extended because of weather conditions

If you plan on traveling I-10 this week, specifically between 7 am and 2 pm, you might want to find an alternative route!  Inspections on the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge have been extended due to weather conditions.  DOTD does bridge ins

Lafayette Police Department says they can handle their own investigations

The Lafayette Police Department says they can handle their own investigations.  From now on the department won't have outside reviews for officer-involved shootings, involving it's own officers.  The Lafayette police departmen

Cajuns Tuen Focus to Ole Miss

The loss to Louisiana Tech this past Saturday night by UL at Cajun Field could be described as; take your pick:

September 8th Marks International Literacy Day

Today marked International Literacy Day, which was conceived to promote awareness and help for those who are able to read and for those who are wanting to learn.