U.K. Couple Says Pirates Set 'Deadline' for Execution

A British couple kidnapped by pirates while sailing off the east coast of Africa fear that they could be killed within days, the Times of London reported.

Siege of California Storms Triggers Mudslide Fears

Hours of heavy rain fell Thursday on saturated Southern California as the fourth Pacific storm in a week came ashore, triggering dire warnings by authorities that huge mud flows were likely in foothill communities.

Haiti to Relocate 400,000 Earthquake Homeless

Within days, the government will move 400,000 people made homeless by Haiti's epic earthquake from their squalid improvised camps throughout the shattered capital to new resettlement areas on the outskirts, a top Haitian official said Thursday.

Chavez Web Site Says U.S. Caused Haiti Quake

The United States possesses an "earthquake weapon" that set off the catastrophic quake in Haiti and killed 200,000 innocents. Don't believe it's true? Just ask Hugo Chavez.

East Texas city takes heavy damage

The East Texas City of Waskom is cleaning up today after what a suspected tornado ripped through the community last night. The home of Gene Griffin sustained serious damage as the tornado cut a path of destruction across Interstate-20 several mile

Centenary students raising money for Haitians

SHREVEPORT - Students from Centenary College are helping Haitian Earthquake Relief by manning a 'tent city' on the college campus. It's called the "City of Hope" and their hope is to raise $1 million to help orphans in Haiti.

Relatives of Americans Missing in Haiti Angry

Family and friends of missing Americans have searched the ruins themselves. They've hired private rescue teams. They've pleaded with the U.S.

U.S. Preparing Guantanamo Bay for Haitian Migrants

The U.S. has begun preparing tents at Guantanamo Bay for Haitians migrants in case of a mass migration spurred by the earthquake, a senior official at the base said Wednesday.

LSU celebrates 150th anniversary

BATON ROUGE - LSU officials were celebrating the university's 150th anniversary on Tuesday. The event highlighted the school's accomplishments over all those years. Several alumni shared their stories from their time at LSU, but the focus turn

More Tax Incentive to Help Haiti

House passes bill to let taxpayers claim charitable deduction on 2009 tax returns for donations to Haiti relief• Oil-Rich Nations Fall Far Short in Haiti Donations