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Suspect in thwarted alleged terror plot denied bail

One of two men accused of planning to carry out an al Qaeda-supported attack against a passenger train traveling between Canada and the United States was denied bail Tuesday.

Ex-teacher accused of child pornography caught in Nicaragua

One of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted fugitives was picked up Saturday in Nicaragua, according to a federal law enforcement official.

Boston bomb suspect: My brother was the mastermind

The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings has indicated that his older brother, not any international terrorist group, masterminded the deadly attack, a U.S. government source said.

A town copes with lives lost in Texas blast

Since they were little boys growing up West, Texas, brothers Doug and Robert Snokhous did everything together. They fixed cars, went hunting, golfed and barbecued together.

Extreme flooding hits Midwestern states

Heavy rains have caused flooding in several Midwestern states, leaving some homeless and rivers at dangerous levels.

U.S. to keep restriction on small knives on planes for now

The U.S. government will temporarily delay a controversial rule that would again permit passengers to carry small knives on commercial flights three days before it was due to take effect.

Victims rights week

The East Baton Rouge District Attorney's Office has teamed up with local non profits to offer more help to victims of crime.

Folk singer Richie Havens dead at 72

Famed folk singer Richie Havens, the opening act at the 1969 Woodstock music festival, died Monday of a sudden heart attack, his publicist said. He was 72.

Oil industry leaders meet at LSU to discuss continued issues related to BP oil spill

Today leaders in the oil industry from around the world were at LSU. They were there to find out what the school has learned from the millions in grant money they've gotten since the spill.

CATS CEO Brian Marshall has resigned effective immediately

Brain Marshall, the CEO of the Capital Area Transit System, has resigned.