LOUISIANA - The Head of the State Department of Environmental Quality Harold Legget is stepping down.
Governor Jindal has appointed Peggy Hatch to replace Leggett.
Hatch will receive the same salary and perks Legget had.
Legget held the posi
Try as they might, but the parents of an Ohio teen who says she ran away to Florida because she feared her father would kill her for converting from Islam to Christianity aren't keeping the girl from receiving her first Christmas cards.
Three American hikers who have been detained in Iran since they crossed into the country from Iraq in July have been accused of espionage, the first signal that Tehran intends to send the matter to trial.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his top ministers on Monday debated whether to approve an emotionally charged deal to trade 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for an Israeli soldier held by Gaza militants for more than three years.