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Coalition voices need for VA hospital in Lafayette

The Veteran's Action Coalition of South Louisiana met up once again, as they do every month at the South Regional Library to address needs and issues affecting veterans in the Acadiana area.

Sarah Palin calling for Obama's impeachment over border crisis

Sarah Palin said President Barack Obama's inaction over the escalating crisis on the southern border is grounds for impeachment.

Man arrested for fleeing scene of fatal crash in Plaquemines Parish

One man is in custody after fleeing the scene of a fatal car crash in Plaquemines Parish.

State responds to $1.3 million in food stamps going to dead recipients

Louisiana distributed more than a million dollars in SNAP benefits to people who were no longer alive. A state audit shows nearly 4,000 households received SNAP payments where the primary recipient was dead.

Silicon Valley company opening delivery center in Lafayette

Silicon Valley is making it's way to Lafayette after Bobby Jindal announced this afternoon that enterprise solutions company Enquero plans to build it's very first Agile Delivery Center in Cajun Country.

EBR finishes road construction on Staring Lane

Drivers in East Baton Rouge Parish might see an improvement in their daily commutes if they use the Staring Lane corridor.

Mary Landrieu holds U.S. Senate energy hearing in Lafayette

Lafayette and the Baton Rouge area know how important the oil and gas industry is to the lifeblood of everyone here. For the first time in five years, a senate energy hearing was conducted by U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu.

Georgia hot car death: More search warrants released

A series of documents released Monday revealed more details of the investigation into what happened the day a Georgia toddler died in a sweltering car -- and whether his father abandoned him on purpose.

Roller coaster derails, injuring 4 at Six Flags in California

Americans love roller coasters -- until something goes wrong.

Baby left abandoned on New York subway platform

Police say they've arrested a 20-year-old homeless woman on suspicion of leaving her baby daughter in a stroller on a New York City subway platform this week.