Hadron Collider Physicist Suspected of Al Qaeda Link

A nuclear physicist working at the world's largest atom smasher has been arrested on suspicion of links to the Algerian branch of Al Qaeda, another blow to a project plagued by glitches, shut down after a massive electrical failure a year ago.

CDC: 76 Children Dead From H1N1 as Cases Rise

Health officials said Friday that 76 children have died of swine flu, including 16 new reports in the past week — more evidence the new virus is unusually dangerous in kids.

Fat City: W. Va. Town Braces for TV Show Depiction

Weary of being stuck with what they call the false label of America's unhealthiest city, Huntington residents are offering a wary welcome to a celebrity TV chef who hopes to help them shape up.

Weather knocks power out

SHREVEPORT— City officials say at least 11,000 were without power this morning in the Shreveport area. Swepco reports many of the outages were in the northwestern part of Shreveport.

Blind Driver Hits 200 mph, Aims for 500 mph

South African speed demon earns a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records

NASA Probe Hits Moon South Pole Looking for Water

Two NASA spacecraft are barreling toward the moon at twice the speed of a bullet, about to crash into a lunar crater in a search for ice.

Pakistan to Attack Militants After Bomb Kills 49

A homicide bomber blew up his vehicle near a crowded market in northwestern Pakistan on Friday, killing 49 people and pushing the country closer to an offensive against militants in their main stronghold along the Afghan border.

Outback Steakhouse partners with local shrimpers

LOUISIANA— Governor Jindal announced Outback Steakhouse is partnering up with the Louisiana shrimping industry. All 14 Outback Steakhouse restaurants in the state will purchase Louisiana shrimp only.

Job growth projected for Shreveport-Bossier

SHREVEPORT— The Shreveport-Bossier area is projected to see job growth in the 2010 and 2011 year. The economic Louisiana forecast says the area could add 3,000 jobs in 2010 and 1,200 in 2011. The growth comes at a good time because t

Mystery 'Police' Force Has Small Montana City on Edge

When two brand new, shiny black Mercedes SUVs bearing a 'Hardin Police Department' logo drove through the main thoroughfare of Hardin, Montana, last week, people took notice.