Bid to punish referee harassment stalls in Louisiana Senate
A bid to establish new penalties when unruly parents threaten or harass referees at school sporting events has stalled in the Louisiana Senate.
Judge rejects possible ‘do-over’ of Rams-Saints playoff game
A quest by two New Orleans Saints ticket holders to force a full or partial do-over of this year's NFC championship game because of a blown "no-call" by game officials was rejected Thursday by a federal judge.
Attorney: 13 allege gender discrimination at UL
Nine softball players have filed a complaint with the federal Office of Civil Rights; four female professors have filed complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleging harassment and discrimination.
Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida
Weather forecasters have issued storm warnings for portions of South Florida and the Florida Keys.
Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh For SCOTUS
President Donald Trump has announced Brett Kavanaugh as his US Supreme Court nominee to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy.
US Forecasters Expect 10-16 Tropical Storms In Active Season
U.S. government forecasters said Thursday that they were expecting an active Atlantic hurricane season.
Supreme Court Makes Sports Betting A Possibility Nationwide
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports.
Trump: US, Allies Attacking Syria To Stop Chemical Weapons
The United States, France and Britain launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad for a suspected chemical attack against civilians.
Report: Baton Rouge Runner, age 101, takes women’s record for age group
Julia "Hurricane" Hawkins set the record in the 100-yard dash for women 100 and older.
Steve Scalise Released From ICU; Stays In “Fair Condition” At Washington, D.C. Hospital
ABC News is reporting Congressman Steve Scalise is no longer in ICU as his condition continues to improve.