Senate Rejects Drug Imports

Amendment would have allowed access to medicines from developed countries where drug prices are limited

Sparks Fly Over Gitmo Plan

GOP criticizes move to send detainees to Illinois prison, but state Dems fire back that the jobs are needed | VIDEO

Wettest month on record for New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS - December has already become the wettest month on record for the New Orleans area. The National Weather Service says the rainfall is 11.3 inches above normal. 3,600 Entergy customers lost power Monday in the New Orleans area becaus

Bossier schools administering swine flu vaccines

Bossier City - Free swine flu vaccines will be administered to students in Bossier schools starting today through Friday. The Shreveport Times reports students who returned consent forms will either get the nasal spray or the injection.

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Family Members Found Dead in California Home

Several family members were found dead in a home Monday in an upscale gated community in San Clemente, in Southern California, authorities said.

Large Explosion Hits Near Hotel in Kabul

A large explosion hit in the vicinity of a hotel in Kabul that is frequented by foreigners.

Dems Scrap Medicare Buy-In

In a major step toward health reform passage, Senate Democrats drop expansion plan to appease moderates

Lawmakers trying to secure farmer's aid

A group of southern lawmakers are trying to secure billions in emergency aid for farmers. They say growers affected by bad weather can not wait for help under the existing federal farm programs. Early season drought and late season rain has hur

Feds Seize $26 Million of 'Knockoff' Items

Federal authorities announced Monday that they have seized $26 million worth of "knockoff" DVDs, CDs, clothing, electronics, cosmetics, phones, holiday ornaments, and pharmaceuticals in a carefully coordinated counterfeit bust.