Louisiana

Attack on LA Police Officers
Attack on LA Police Officers
Update: The governor of Louisiana says the attack on law enforcement in Baton Rouge was unjustified. Gov. John Bell Edwards told media Sunday afternoon that the gunman committed, "an absolutely unspeakable, heinous attack." Edward says the hatred has got to stop. Three officers are confirmed dead in the attack outside a store in Baton Rouge about a mile from police headquarters early Sun
Split Decision
Split Decision
The latest round of presidential voting did little to sharpen the picture of the next nominees. Republicans delivered a split verdict between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, with Cruz closing the delegate gap a bit and Marco Rubio still down but not out...
Cop Shooting Arrest
Cop Shooting Arrest
The suspect in last night's police killing in Louisiana is in custody. Police in Shreveport arrested Grover Cannon this afternoon.  Police say Cannon shot and killed Officer Thomas LaValley Wednesday evening while he was responding to a call of a suspicious person...
Overheated Jail Cells
Overheated Jail Cells
The death of a New York City inmate in a 100-degree cell in February shows the dangers of overheated conditions in jails and prisons, an issue facing corrections officials nationwide. As summer approaches, corrections officials throughout the country must deal with prisoners' potentially fatal exposure to extreme heat...