Settlements award nearly $50K over string of illegal arrests
LAFAYETTE, La. - Six people who accused law enforcement officers in a rural Louisiana community of illegally detaining and secretly jailing them will share settlement proceeds...
12 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 3 articles
No arrest, but prosecutor looking at gunfire by ex-officer
BATON ROUGE, La. - A district attorney in Louisiana is examining the case of a Baton Rouge police officer who was fired after shooting at a motorist. Police said they found no...
1 day ago - The Seattle Times
Packers legendary RB Jim Taylor dead at age 83
Jim Taylor, the ferocious Hall of Fame fullback who embodied the Packers' unstoppable ground game during the Vince Lombardi era and helped the team win four NFL titles and the...
2 days ago - New York Post
APNewsBreak: Louisiana pays $149K to settle harassment suit
BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana is paying $149,075 to end a sexual misconduct lawsuit against former Secretary of State Tom Schedler that was filed by one of his former employees...
4 days ago - The Seattle Times - 4 articles
Minnesota Ranked As Least Tax-Friendly State In US
MINNEAPOLIS - A recent listing has ranked Minnesota as the least tax-friendly state in the United States. On Thursday, finance website Kiplinger released its rankings of the...
4 days ago - CBS
Louisiana amphibian shows unique resistance to global disease
Amphibian populations around the world are declining due to a skin disease caused by fungus. However, an amphibian commonly found in Louisiana, the three-toed amphiuma, has...
5 days ago - Science Daily
Louisiana hospice company buys New Jersey-based chain
BATON ROUGE, La. - A Louisiana-based home health and hospice company says it's buying a nationwide hospice company based in New Jersey, and will become the nation's...
5 days ago - The Seattle Times
Death penalty off the table in New Orleans policeman's death
NEW ORLEANS - A Louisiana prosecutor says he won't request the death penalty for a man accused of fatally shooting a New Orleans police officer during a struggle last year...
5 days ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
No second take from appeals court in ‘Hollywood South' case
NEW ORLEANS - A federal appeals court in New Orleans is refusing to reconsider a decision that could mean prison time for a movie producer and an attorney convicted of fraud...
5 days ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Youngest Person to Fly Solo Around World: Louisiana Teen Lied to Parents Before Record Attempt
"He came to us about three times. I said 'No' every time," the teenager's father said of his son's plans.
5 days ago - Newsweek
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Reports: Woman and four children dead in apparent murder-suicide
The four siblings who died ranged in age from 8 to 16.
Amber Alert issued for Wisconsin girl missing after deputies found her...
An Amber Alert has been issued for a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl authorities believe is in danger after her parents were found dead in their home.
Federal judge dismisses Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against Trump
Daniels sued Trump after he said Daniels' story of a man threatening her not to come forward with her story of her alleged affair with Trump was "a total con job."
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dead at 65
The tech world has lost a visionary. Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, died Monday following complications from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He was 65. Allen founded Microsoft in...
Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dies At 65
Allen died from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in Seattle on Monday, according to his company, Vulcan Inc. (Image credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Grizzly attacks hunter in mountains north of Yellowstone
The attack was at least the seventh bear attack on a human since May in the northern Rocky Mountains.
Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump
Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Trump was tossed out Monday - with a federal judge ordering the porn star to pay the president's legal fees, according to...
Here's what Elizabeth Warren's DNA test shows
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who President Trump mocks as “Pocahontas,” released a DNA test that shows “strong evidence” she had Native American in her family tree going back...
Meghan Markle's mom, Doria Ragland, had sweetest reaction to royal baby news
Meghan and Harry's baby will be her first grandchild.
Megan Rapinoe sees disparity in women's and men's soccer as World Cup approaches
U.S. national-team and Seattle Reign FC player Rapinoe is dismayed by what she sees as ongoing issues of inequality in soccer and questions how much governing body FIFA cares.