Oct 23, 2014 - 12:49pm

State Representative Patricia Smith, a legislative leader in health care policy, will speak at LSU at noon on Friday, October 24th about health care in Louisiana.

A Morgan City man is now in jail after Assumption Parish deputies pulled him over for a traffic violation and found several drugs.

Former Sorrento Mayor Wilson Longanecker, Jr.

A toddler is safe after getting stuck in a toy machine in Maryville.

The 18-month-old Colin Lambert managed to climb into the toy machine at a coin laundry shop at 1601 East Lamar Alexander at about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Joe Camel isn't going to be able to smoke at his desk any longer.

Reynolds American, the nation's No. 2 tobacco company, will no longer let its employees smoke in most places at work starting next year.

The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office says a deputy patrolling Highway 121 saw someone riding a red lawn mower down the middle of the road, on October 22, 2014.

Darren Deon Vann was no stranger to police.

Colorado health officials want to ban sales of marijuana-infused brownies, cookies and most candies.

Obama expresses cautious optimism. An infected nurse shows signs of improvement. And a military response team begins training.

With multiple developments underway, here's the latest on the Ebola outbreak: