Dutch fighter jets scrambled Wednesday to intercept a pair of Russian military aircraft that entered its airspace, a fairly routine action that comes amid heightened tensions between Russia and NATO, a Dutch official said.
Facebook has figured out mobile. The social networking giant said Wednesday that mobile ads accounted for 59 percent of its advertising revenue in the first three months of the year, up from 30 percent a year prior.
Calling their grit, resiliency and sense of community an inspiration to all Americans, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday that those impacted by last month's deadly landslide in Washington won't be forgotten -- least of all by the federal govern...
The United States offered extensive assistance beyond drone strikes during a massive anti-terror operation in Yemen, including flying Yemeni commandos to a site where they killed scores of suspected al Qaeda members, a U.S. official said.
A 15-year-old boy who survived a flight from California to Hawaii by hitching a ride in the plane's wheel well said he was trying to get to Somalia to see his mother, a law enforcement official told CNN on Tuesday.
After little to no information coming forward in the gruesome death and dismemberment of a woman last seen on Bourbon Street in June 2012, Kenner police said the department will hold a news conference Tuesday to announce it will assume the investigation.
A legislative audit spells potential financial disaster for a small Northshore town. From a million-dollar budget hole to problems with the retirement system, the audit points out big problems for Bogalusa.
Stocks drifted higher Monday as U.S. investors got back into action after the long holiday weekend. It will be a week full corporate earnings reports, including well known brands like Netflix, McDonald's and Facebook.
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30s - Eliza & LeBoeuf - Homicide The NOPD has responded to what is now being called a homicide by shooting, at Eliza & LeBoeuf. Please use... Posted 9.4.2014 17:45 by BryanLagarde , currently offline
34s - 2400 St. Ann - Shooting The NOPD is responding to a shooting at St. Ann and N. Rocheblave. No information on the condition of the... Posted 7.4.2014 12:36 by BryanLagarde , currently offline
34s - 7th & St. Charles - Double Shooting The NOPD is now advising of a double shooting at 7th & St. Charles, involving a male shot to the shoulder ... Posted 2.4.2014 23:37 by BryanLagarde , currently offline
34s - Palm and Eagle - Shooting 2nd District advised us of a shooting at Palm and Eagle, which happened at about 10:45pm, kindly requestin... Posted 2.4.2014 23:33 by BryanLagarde , currently offline