From the eyes of a child: A new law to help prevent more pain

That's the number of kids that are bullied every day. It's a national problem and it's one kids face right here in Louisiana.

TX legislator files bill offering gun courses to students

There could be more guns on Texas school campuses if one lawmaker has his way. A state representative filed a bill to give school districts the option to offer gun safety courses to high school students.

Pistorius weeps in court; prosecutors to seek premeditated murder charge

South African sports icon Oscar Pistorius broke into tears Friday when a judge officially charged him with killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day.

Transocean pleads guilty, fined 2nd biggest penalty for Gulf spill

Transocean Deepwater Inc. will pay the second-largest environmental fine in U.S. history for its role in the deadly 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the Justice Department said Thursday.

Russian meteor causes blast; hundreds injured

A meteor streaked through the skies above Russia's Urals region Friday morning, before exploding with a flash and boom that shattered glass in buildings and left hundreds of people hurt.

Homer Police Chief fighting disbandment

With a unanimous vote Monday, the Homer City Council and Mayor voted to disband their police department as of March 1.

Georgia gambler faces more local theft charges

A Georgia man with an extensive history of fraud and gambling is facing more trouble in Caddo Parish, said Sheriff Steve Prator.

San Bernardino Sheriff's Department: Charred body confirmed as Christopher Dorner

Medical examiners have positively identified the body of the renegade former Los Angeles police officer Christopher Dorner, the man authorities say killed four people and wounded three others in a vendetta against his old comrades.

How are you celebrating National Donor Day?

Not only is February 14 Valentine's Day, it's also National Donor Day.

A Waffle House of love

A local food chain was able to offer those who didn't want to break the bank this Valentine's Day, an affordable candle light dinner.