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The case against Aaron Hernandez: Where are the shoes?

A murder weapon isn't the only thing missing as prosecutors try to convince jurors that former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez orchestrated the execution of Odin Lloyd.

Cholesterol in food not a concern, new report says

For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.

UCLA hospital cites medical scopes in superbug CRE outbreak

The superbug CRE outbreak connected to two patient deaths at a UCLA hospital was caused by two medical scopes that still carried the deadly bacteria even after disinfection guidelines were followed, hospital officials said Thursday. That finding h

In coastal Louisiana, Houma Indians are losing ground

In coastal Louisiana, Houma Indians are losing ground. In fact, coastal erosion is causing major problems. It’s damaging their land and threatening their way of life.

Sen. Cassidy Senator Cassidy introduces the Veteran EMT Support Act

There’s no way to sugar-coat it. All over the nation, there is a growing need for more certified emergency medical technicians.

Local researchers help identify genes in our body that cause obesity

Researchers at Pennington Biomedical are part of a global collaboration working to determine what causes obesity. So far, we already know that weight plays a role in our health and that genes play a role in how much we weigh.

CATS CEO Bob Mirabito responds to critics

 CATS union employees and city councilwomen C. Denise Marcelle had some strong words for CATS CEO Bob Mirabito.

Inmates 'sign' their way to a better life

Lonnie Thibodeaux never thought he would be here.

Half-naked woman found alive in box at Texas landfill

A woman walked out of a Dallas bar and woke up in a box at the landfill in Irving..

Doggy daycare van stolen in Chicago with 6 dogs inside

Police are searching for two men who stole a doggy day care van at gunpoint in the River West neighborhood and drove off with several dogs inside.