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.
The U.S. economy posted a much bigger rebound in growth during the spring than previously reported.