New GM recall affects 1.3 million cars

General Motors issued a new recall Monday affecting 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. for a sudden loss of power steering.

Suspects sought in weekend drive by shooting

On Saturday, March 29, 2014, at approximately 3:15 pm, Lafayette Police responded to the 100 block of Chester Street regarding a shooting.

260,000 graduates in minimum wage jobs

If you thought paying tens of thousands of dollars for a college education guaranteed a high-paying job, think again.

Website issues on Obamacare enrollment deadline day

It was a brief but fleeting reminder of the messy roll-out of the Obamacare website.

Suspect arrested for burglarizing multiple vehicles in Opelousas

Ten vehicles left unlocked were burglarized since early Friday morning in the S. Market/S. Court street area of Opelousas.

Documents show GM, regulator dropped ball before fatal crashes

A congressional investigation into the General Motors recall has found that both GM and federal safety regulators missed chances to fix the problem ahead of a series of fatal crashes.

Suspect in Craigslist killing tells newspaper she killed in 3 states

A 19-year-old woman charged with killing a Pennsylvania man she met through Craigslist has given a second jailhouse interview and provided specific details about other killings she claims to have committed.

Spring cleaning your resume will help attract employers

Whether you're taking your resume out of winter hibernation, or simply need a fresh take, it's a good time to spring clean your job search approach.

Department of Labor survey says it's not easy being 27

Your late 20s are supposed to be one of the best times of your life: Old enough to build a career and start a family. But young enough to party.

CONSUMER WATCH: Buying, selling real estate in the spring

Spring traditionally brings new life to the real estate scene. But as the housing market continues its recovery, some buyers and sellers may be getting mixed messages about whether its the best time to get out there.