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Man plotted to kill and eat children, feds say

A Boston-area man, who was planning to kidnap children, lock them in a basement dungeon, rape and eat them, should be imprisoned for at least 27 years, federal authorities said in court documents filed this week.

AT&T apologizes for 9/11 tweet

AT&T quickly deleted a tweet on Sept. 11 after drawing ire from Twitter users who accused the company of exploiting a national tragedy.

Budget introduced in Port Allen

The City Council of Port Allen unanimously approved the introduction of Mayor Deedy Slaughter's proposed budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year but the fight is far from over.

CDC: More than 1,100 have cancer due to 9/11 attacks

Reggie Hilaire was a rookie cop on September 11, 2001. He worked at ground zero for 11 days beside his colleagues -- many of them, including Hilaire, not wearing a mask.

Rap mogul Marion 'Suge' Knight arrested in Los Angeles

 Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested Wednesday in Los Angeles on a misdemeanor traffic violation and an outstanding warrant, police said.

'Best Dad Ever': Utah father wears short shorts to teach lesson to daughter

Parents with teenagers know just how hard it is to come up with new ways to discipline during those defiant, boundary-pushing years.

Baton Rouge carhop skates his way to a national competition

Timmy has been a carhop at the Sonic on Perkins Road for a year now. Timmy said he loves his job and skating, so why not apply for the 2013 Sonic Skate-Off.

Local children learn about 9/11 as many look back and remember

As we all remember that devastating day 12 years ago, children here in the capital area are opening their textbooks, not remembering, but getting a "history" lesson about this date and what it means

Doug Williams out as Grambling football head coach

Doug Williams is no longer the head football coach at Grambling State University. GSU officials say Williams was "released" from his contract agreement, effective immediately.

Hurricane Humberto ruins shot at a 2013 record

Missed it by that much!