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DHH confirms four new cases of West Nile virus

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals is reporting four new West Nile cases this week, bringing this year's total number of cases to 13.

Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.

Vacant hospital catches fire in Lafayette

Shortly after 7:00 p.m. on Agust 22, firefighters responded to the old Lourdes Hospital on St. Landry Street to a report of heavy smoke coming from the roof.

Hammond teenager spends her life without a birth certificate

Imagine being 18 years old, and not being able to get a driver's license, hold onto a job, or in this case, serve your country all because of a piece of paper.

Unrestrained passenger dies in Allen Parish Crash

On August 22 shortly after 11:00 p.m., State Troopers responded to a vehicle crash that claimed the life of a Kinder man.

Lawsuit: Police videotaped DUI suspects undressing, using the toilet

"A peep show." That's how attorney James Egan described the jail in Puyallup, Washington.

TMZ: George Zimmerman visits Florida gunmaker

George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of murder in the shooting death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin last month, visited a gun manufacturer Thursday, TMZ reported.

Police: 'Sovereign citizens' planned to execute Las Vegas cops

An undercover police operation stopped a plot by members of an anti-government movement to kidnap and execute police officers, Las Vegas police said Thursday.

LSU Cheer coach Chico Garcia receives special, high-tech bed

Chico Garcia slept a little easier last night.

Nidal Hasan court-martial: Jury to resume deliberations in Fort Hood shooting

A military jury considering the fate of Maj. Nidal Hasan, the Army psychiatrist charged with massacring soldiers at Fort Hood, is scheduled to resume its deliberations Friday morning.