More food banks serve hungry college students

They may be studying at high-priced institutions, but a growing number of U.S. college students rely on food pantries for their next meal.

2 men injured in Hammond shooting

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a shooting in Hammond that sent two men to the hospital.

Texas prison employee guilty of having sex with an inmate

A 38-year-old Texarkana, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

Who is Uber?

We heard all about Uber's plan to come to Baton Rouge in the months leading up to its arrival. But now that it's here, how is the ridesharing service faring in the Capitol City?

Arkansas authorities search for missing 2-year-old autistic boy

The search for a missing Arkansas toddler continues. Hundreds of volunteers have been searching for Malik Drummond since Sunday night.

3-year-old accidentally shoots, kills mother in Oklahoma

A Tulsa, Oklahoma woman is dead after her toddler son accidentally shot her in the head. police say.

Half marathons are booming in popularity among women

A lot of folks will burn their Thanksgiving calories before the big meal Thursday morning with race events called Turkey Trots. It's nothing new for a growing number of women, who are off to the races in record numbers.

Officer Darren Wilson issues statement

Officer Darren Wilson wrote a letter to supporters, which was released by an anonymous source after the grand jury's decision not to return an indictment in the shooting of Michael Brown.

Gonzales man wanted for stealing lawnmower, trailer worth $9K

Gonzales Police need your help finding a man who, they say, stole a lawnmower and trailer worth $9,000.

Daylight reveals charred remains of buildings in Ferguson

Morning light unveiled smouldering streets in Ferguson, Missouri.