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Paris mayor: We intend to sue Fox News

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo told CNN Tuesday she intends to sue Fox News in the wake of the channel's coverage of supposed "no-go zones" for non-Muslims. Hidalgo said the channel had "insulted" her city.

Trial of Aurora theater shooter begins with 9,000 potential jurors

The logistics of putting James Holmes on trial are as staggering as the carnage he allegedly committed in a crowded movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, in July 2012 when 12 people were killed and 58 others injured in gunfire.

78-year-old woman dies in crash after apparent ‘medical emergency’

Louisiana State Police say a 78-year-old Franklinton woman died in a car crash early this morning after an apparent medical emergency. It happened around 7:55 a.m. on January 20, 2015, near the intersection of LA 16 and LA 1072.

New Orleans residents remember MLK with graffiti ‘Exhibit Be’

On the Martin Luther King, Jr.

MSNBC shuns guest who made racially charged remark about Jindal

MSNBC is distancing itself from a guest who asserted on Monday that Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal "might be trying to scrub some of the brown off his skin."

Lafourche Parish man uses his 30-acre farm to fight hunger

On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, several volunteers spent the hours harvesting for the hungry all thanks to the generosity of a Lafourche Parish man.

5-year-old boy finds gun, shoots baby brother in head

The mother called 911 to say her 5-year-old boy shot his baby brother with a paintball gun. But it wasn't a paintball gun. It was a .22-caliber Magnum revolver. And the 9-month-old boy didn't survive.

Obama bank tax: Smart policy or bank bashing?

President Obama wants to hit big banks with a new tax to discourage them from taking too much risk.

I haven't gotten a raise in years

No one needs to tell Sandy Humphrey that wages are stagnating. She feels it in every paycheck. The Oklahoma state worker hasn't gotten a raise since 2012, and she's not expecting one this year either.

Taking it to the streets: Protest marches mark the MLK Day holiday

Protests -- some disruptive, but none violent -- marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day across the country.