New abortion requirement passes state Senate

The state Senate signed off on a new abortion requirement. Under the proposed bill, women will have to get an ultrasound before having the procedure.

BP CEO says spill will have 'modest' impact

British Petroleum officials say the amount of oil being siphoned from the busted pipe has doubled since Monday. Officials now estimate they've secured two-fifths of the leak, which is about 84,000 gallons.

Lafayette woman ruled competant to stand trial

A Lafayette woman, accused of killing her son, has been ruled competent to stand trial. Sandra Joseph allegedly ran over her 11-year-old boy in 2009.

BP siphoning oil from spill

A mile-long tube has been collecting more than one-fifth of the oil that's spewing into the ocean from a blown-out well.

Lafayette deemed cleanest city in the state

LAFAYETTE - Lafayette has been named the cleanest city in the Pelican state. It received the title from the Louisiana Garden Club Federation.

New information surfaces in Gulf explosion

New information shows a lack of proper safety precautions are to blame for the crisis in the Gulf. Comparing it to natural disasters like the Titanic and Challenger explosions, some senators are saying the rig explosion is due to company negligenc

Bruins try to hold off charging Flyers in Game 7

Can the Flyers complete their comeback and beat the Bruins in Game 7?

Bruins complete epic collapse as Flyers win Game 7

Just like the series, the Bruins allow the Flyers to rally and win Game 7.

Royals fire Owen after dismissing Hillman

The Kansas City Royals have fired third base coach Dave Owen, a day after dismissing manager Trey Hillman.