Louisiana scores low on National Equality Index

Tuesday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) released their second annual Municipal Equality Index in which they score large cities across the U.S.

Serial killer Joseph Franklin executed after hours of delay

White supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin was executed Wednesday morning after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his final requests for a stay, the Missouri Department of Public Safety said.

Massachusetts high school cancels football games after racial slur spraypainted on player's home

A Massachusetts high school football team canceled the rest of its season after someone scrawled a racial epithet on the home of one of its players. "Knights don't need [the n-word]," the slur read.

Search widens in Florida for 2 missing after air ambulance crash

Rescue workers scoured a widening swath of coastal Florida waters Wednesday for two people missing after a Mexico-based air ambulance crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off Fort Lauderdale.

Chick-fil-A CEO's equality award sparks backlash

News that Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy won an equality award isn't sitting well with many gay rights supporters.

Adam Levine is People's 'Sexiest Man Alive'

Adam Levine has a new title. "Sexiest Man Alive," according to People magazine.

Massachusetts high school cancels football games after racial slur spraypainted on player's home

A Massachusetts-area high school football team canceled the rest of its season after someone scrawled a racial epithet on the home of one of its players. "Knights don't need [the n-word]," the slur read.

Explosions at Camp Minden: could it happen again?

The atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima had the TNT equivalent of .0125 megatons. The 10 million pounds of M6 Explo stored illegally at Camp Minden had the TNT equivalent of  3 mega tons.

Growing the Red River District

Some new businesses could soon be coming to the Red River District. Country music singer Kix Brooks is looking to open the Kix Brooks Steak House and Wine Dive in the Red River District sometime next year.