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Red Cross preps for "Karen", sends volunteers to the coast

The Red Cross chapter is doing what it can to prepare for Karen, no matter where or when she hits. Volunteers are getting rounded up, supplies are being loaded and the waiting begins.

Capitol Hill shooting: Who was Miriam Carey?

A young mother is dead and her year-old child is in protective custody.

Former 'Angola 3' inmate dies days after release

Just days after he was released from a Louisiana prison for a murder he says he didn't commit, Herman Wallace has died, his legal team said Friday.

Furloughed La. National Guard Soldiers recalled to assist with TS Karen

Declaring a state of emergency, Governor Bobby Jindal has authorized the mobilization of 650 Guardsmen to state active duty to respond to Tropical Storm Karen as needed.

Price gouging law in effect following Emergency Declaration for TS Karen

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect upon the state of emergency declaration by Governor Bobby Jindal in anticipation of Tropical Storm Karen.

Price gouging law in effect following Emergency Declaration for TS Karen

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell reminds citizens and businesses that Louisiana price gouging laws are in effect upon the state of emergency declaration by Governor Bobby Jindal in anticipation of Tropical Storm Karen.

Local agency providing free baby formula during government shutdown

With no end in sight to the government shutdown, Southeast Community Health Systems is providing free baby formula to new moms. WIC benefits will continue through the end of October, according to DHH.

Investigators determine three factors that caused deadly explosion at Geismar plant

A rupture in an off-line reboiler is responsible for causing an explosion at a Geismar plant that killed two people, investigators concluded.

Poll: Three-quarters of Americans want shutdown to end

More than seven out of 10 Americans disapprove of the government shutdown, and they say they're angrier than they've been about the way things are going in Washington.

New California law gives undocumented immigrants driver's licenses

It was a moment Jose Diaz knew he didn't want to miss. The day laborer and undocumented immigrant waited for more than 10 years to see it.