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Immigration bill shaping up, but fate still uncertain

While the future of immigration reform is still in question, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, a member of the bipartisan Gang of Eight, predicted the Senate will pass the bill with 70 votes or more.

Love or country? Immigration law means hard choices for gay couples

Melanie Servetas lived the American dream. She had a six-figure salary as an executive with Wells Fargo, a Jaguar and a three-bedroom house in sunny Southern California. But then, she fell in love.

Report: Kim Kardashian gives birth to baby girl

There's now one more Kardashian to keep up with.

Obama reflects on absent father in weekly address

Commemorating Father's Day weekend, President Barack Obama said he wished his own father had been more involved in his life and encouraged other dads to lead by example.

Facebook, Microsoft disclose information on user data requests

Facebook and Microsoft disclosed that they received thousands of requests for user data from government agencies in the United States in the last half of 2012.

Investigation begins to find out what sparked plant fire in Geismar

The investigation to find out the cause of the deadly explosion at the Williams Olefins Plant is officially underway.

Memorial soccer game held for Zachary Green, victim of Geismar plant explosion

Zachary Green loved soccer, so his friends and family gathered in Ponchatoula this morning to play a game in honor of his memory.

One employee remains hospitalized following deadly blast in Donaldsonville

One employee remains in the hospital today following a deadly explosion at CF Industries in Donaldsonville.

Williams' CEO: 'My heart sank' over deadly explosion

The CEO of Williams Companies is in Ascension Parish to oversee the company's recovery efforts following an explosion at its plant in Geismar which killed two people.

LSP: One killed, seven injured in nitrogen blast at CF Industries in Donaldsonville

One person was killed and seven were injured in an explosion at CF Industries in Donaldsonville. This plant is located in the same parish as the deadly explosion that happened the day before at Williams Olefins plant in Geismar.