A downtown Lafayette landmark will be gone before the end of the year.
The old Federal Courthouse sits at the corner of East Main Street and Fefferson.
The building used to be Lafayette's main post office, but has been vacant for some time.
When the despots of the world roll into New York on Wednesday for the annual meeting of the U.N. General Assembly, American taxpayers will pay a hefty price — at least $20 million — to ensure their safety.
Federal counterterrorism officials warned local police to patrol stadiums, hotels and entertainment complexes for suspicious activity after the arrest of a Colorado man suspected of a far-reaching terror plot.