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FAA: Unresponsive plane crashes off Jamaican coast

A small, single-engine plane flew for hours unresponsive from Rochester, New York, southward before crashing Friday off the coast of Jamaica, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

Deputies find 'cartel like’ marijuana grow in Tangipahoa Parish

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s deputies are working on a joint investigation with the Drug Enforcement Administration after detectives discovered, what they call, a “cartel like” marijuana grow operation.

Residency case against Landrieu dismissed by BR judge

19th JDC Judge Wilson Fields dismissed a residency case filed against U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu who's hoping to hold on to her Senate seat.

Welcome to the Age of Hacks

Why are we all getting hacked? It's simple economics. Criminals want our data. Yes, even yours. It's more valuable than you think.

American Ebola patient in Nebraska for treatment

Another American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola virus has arrived home for treatment in the United States.

BP found 'grossly negligent' for Gulf spill

A single word change means BP could be on the hook for billions more for the worst oil spill in U.S. history.

Kleinpeter says new managers, training, equipment have restored dairy's quality

Kleinpeter Farms Dairy has made significant changes since customers complained about milk spoiling too quickly.

State treasurer to sue state over state police retirement benefits law

State treasurer John Kennedy says he will file a lawsuit over a recently-enacted law that provides extra retirement benefits to the head of the Louisiana State Police.

2 arrested in St. Amant meth lab bust

Two St. Amant residents are now in jail for operating a methamphetamine lab after authorities received an anonymous tip.

LSU Medical Physics Program gets $75,000 from Bella Bowman Foundation

Some good news for LSU! It's Medical Physics Program got a pretty big donation Thursday.