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Newest, biggest, baddest roller coasters for summer

Get ready to shred your vocal cords. Or just clench your jaw and hang on with white knuckles in terrified silence.

Police chief vows revenge after officer gunned down for no obvious reason

Grief over a Kentucky officer's death is giving way to rage and anxiety as police believe someone set up a trap just to kill their colleague or another driver.

Fire on cruise ship; no injuries reported

A Royal Caribbean International ship was sailing to a Bahamas port after a Monday morning fire in which no one was injured, the company said.

One week later: The daunting recovery in Oklahoma

One week after a tornado devastated the lives and landscape of Moore, much of the city seems frozen in time. But despite the rubble, the road to recovery is well underway. Here's the latest on the Oklahoma tornado aftermath:

Stocks hope to make up lost ground

 Investors head into the shortened trading week hoping to make up lost ground.

New terror stance worries Republicans

The new era in America's war on terror -- described by President Barack Obama in a major address Thursday -- worries some Republicans, who say the phase-down could leave the country vulnerable to still-persistent threats from abroad.

30 hearses one goal stop the violence

30 hearses hit the streets of Baton Rouge Sunday.

Cadets march on for family day

Families from across Louisiana came out to the Gillis W. Long Center in Carville to show support for a group of teens trying to better their lives.

Woman killed in two car accident

Just after 1:15 Sunday afternoon, Troopers from Louisiana State Police Troop A began investigating a two vehicle fatal crash that occurred on LA Hwy 42 east of LA Hwy 73 at Manchac Acres Rd. in Ascension Parish.

Obama to Oklahoma: 'We've got your back'

Oklahomans have the nation behind them as they struggle to bounce back from tornadoes that tore through the state last week, President Barack Obama said Sunday.