43 Percent Would Re-Elect Obama

Fox News Poll: If the election were held today, 43 percent of American voters would back Obama for president

School Chief Sticks to 'Zero Tolerance' for Eagle Scout

The upstate New York school superintendent who suspended an Eagle Scout for 20 days for keeping a 2-inch utility knife locked in his car is unwilling to speak to the teen's family or bend in his ruling.

GOP Loses Bid to BlockGitmo-to-U.S. Transfer

URGENT: House stands by Dem request to bring Guantanamo Bay prison detainees to the U.S. for trial

Social Security Cans COLA

Cost of living increase withheld for 50 million Social Security recipients for the first time since 1975

Obama visiting New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS — President Barack Obama will be visiting New Orleans today. The president is fulfilling a promise he made during his campaign to come back and visit the city.

Goldman Sachs Earnings Top $3B, Crushing Estimates

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s third-quarter earnings more than tripled from the depths of the financial crisis as income from the company's trading operations offset a drop in its investment banking business.

39 Killed in Bloody Wave of Violence Across Pakistan

Teams of gunmen launched coordinated attacks on three law enforcement facilities in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore and car bombs hit two other cities Thursday, killing a total of 39 people in an escalating wave of anti-government violence.

Group Cuts Ties With Limbaugh to Buy NFL Team

Fiery conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh said Tuesday he is teaming up with St. Louis Blues hockey team owner Dave Checketts in a bid to buy the Rams, owners of the NFL's longest losing streak at 14 and just 5-31 since 2007.

Store robbed at gunpoint

LAFAYETTE — Lafayette police are looking for a man after he robbed a local convenient store. Officials say the Circle-K on the corner of St.

Fake organization scamming residents

LAFAYETTE — City law enforcement is asking Lafayette residents to say no to the Puppy Patrol. Puppy Patrol is calling people claiming to be raising money for K-9 training and to purchase dogs for law enforcement.