Missouri bill would void federal gun laws, OK machine guns for residents

KEARNEY, Missouri (CNN) -- The Missouri state legislature is trying to accomplish something that's never been done: pass a law that'll not only let residents own a machine gun, but also arrest federal agents if they try to take it away.

9/11 anniversary: 'Our hearts still ache,' Obama says

A bell tolled, ground zero fell silent.

9/11 observances: Moments of silence mark 12th anniversary of terror attacks

A bell tolled, ground zero fell silent.

Syria speech: What's next on Obama's to-do list

If you take the long view - and by "long view" we're talking 10 days -- there have been three distinct paths the U.S. could have taken on Syria.

East Ascension Parish Hospital liquidation public auction to be held

Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced Monday a public auction to liquidate materials and equipment from the East Ascension Parish Hospital will take place on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 10 a.m.

Louisiana authorities looking to halt flood insurance increase

If you're required to have flood insurance, you need to prepare for a huge rate increase. Louisiana's Federal Delegation is attempting to convince Congress to pause on insurance hikes.

Fight to stop flood insurance rate increases continues

Members of the Louisiana Congressional Delegation are fighting to prevent major flood insurance premium hikes from taking affect.

Councilmembers talk latest ideas for a re-vamp of the CATS board

Councilman John Delgado has revealed his latest plans to re-vamp the embattled CATS board, on the heels of another CATS board member’s resignation.

People in Baker have hope in their fire department; Baker fire station closure

A Baker fire station is shutting down, and some firefighters there are going to be out of jobs because the city of Baker does not have enough money to keep it open.

Baby chick run over by skateboarders rescued by Good Samaritan, Humane Society investigating

A baby chick was fitted with two tiny splints on its legs after it was run over by kids on skateboards. The Humane Society is seeking help from the public to identify the youths responsible.