Frank E. Petersen Jr., the first black aviator and brigadier general in the Marine Corps, has died.
President Barack Obama held out the people of New Orleans Thursday as an extraordinary example of renewal and resilience 10 years after Hurr…
Louisiana has had more job-related police fatalities in 2015 than any other state but Texas, with nine on-duty deaths in each state.
Jurors are now deliberating the fate of a former prep school senior charged with raping a freshman girl.
Authorities say a South Florida man told a prostitute that he was a police officer and that he would arrest her if she refused to have sex w…
The lawyer for a former Subway restaurant franchisee says she alerted a company executive in 2008 about her concerns about pitchman Jared Fo…
When he was fired from a Virginia TV station, Vester Flanagan pressed a wooden cross into his boss’ hand and said, “You’ll need this.”
A suburban clinic of Seattle Children’s Hospital is warning patients they could have been exposed to infection.
A man was charged Thursday with killing a 9-year-old girl who was sitting on her mother’s bed doing her homework when shots were fired into …
Time Warner Cable must pay nearly $6 million as part of a gas explosion that leveled a restaurant.
August 27 is National Burger Day. Here is a collection of dates throughout the burger’s history.
The stock market is rebounding from a sharp six-day slump.
McDonald’s and its supplier Tyson Foods say they’ve cut ties with a chicken farmer after abusive practices were discovered at its farm.
Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco.
A New Jersey elementary school teacher has been allowed to keep his job even though he was late for work 111 times.