UNDATED - The state is asking for more time to offer hurricane recovery benefits from last years storms.
Federal aid is scheduled to end in March, but state officials are asking for a 6 month extension.
Louisiana's hurricane recovery chief says
BATON ROUGE - Five are dead and seven remain in critical condition after a minivan flipped over on I-10 near Baton Rouge Saturday.
Officials say the van was likely overweight and not designed to carry so many people.
The postponements of Tiger Woods' interviews with state troopers came as reports claimed the bizarre overnight car crash outside his Florida home Friday may have occurred following an argument with his wife.
SHREVEPORT - Hundreds of people hit the stores this morning hoping to find those perfect deals.
They headed out to stores like Best Buy and some people have been waiting in lines for days.
One shopper we spoke with said because of the struggli
France is negotiating to sell a high-tech warship to Russia, which would mark the first time that a NATO nation and a founding member at that sold arms to the country the treaty organization was created to oppose.
SHREVEPORT - A fire on Thanksgiving night has left a family of four homeless in Shreveport.
The Shreveport Times reports officials are still investigating the cause of the fire, but they do say it started in the living room.