FOX 48 Updates

Don't worry, fly happy; Louisiana I.D.'s remain valid at airport

Louisiana residents with upcoming air travel plans have no worries as the Office of Motor Vehicles receives word from the Feds that Louisiana I.D. credentials will be accepted for airport security screening purposes.

Louisiana to observe moment of silence for Sandy Hook victims

Governor Jindal has called for a statewide moment of silence for the 26 victims who died in the Sandy Hook tragedy. It is set to begin at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 21.

Travel advisories for Christmas and New Year's holidays, upcoming bowl games

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) today advised drivers of upcoming work schedules, from Friday, December 21 through Wednesday, January 2, for interstate and major road projects throughout Louisiana during the ho

Locally produced app helps you 'picture' a healthy meal

Two LSU researchers are changing the way we see food. They made an app that provides more accurate information about what you eat.

Newlywed enjoys lottery Second-Chance Saints Game-Day Experience

Jude Armand’s honeymoon was a little sweeter after winning a 2012 Saints Prize Package in the Louisiana Lottery’s third I LOVE MY SAINTS second-chance drawing.

Vitter legislation will stop toxic drywall from entering U.S. markets

U.S. Senator David Vitter this week introduced a bipartisan amendment to help prevent toxic drywall from entering U.S. markets. Sens. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) have cosponsored Vitter’s legislation.

DOTD promises a quick end to Baton Rouge I-10 widening

Soon the sounds of construction on I-10 will give way to the sound of cars humming along the new six lane interstate, and the morning commute will become bearable again.

Gun stores see surge in sales

The national debate about gun control and promises from Washington to legislate firearm sales has some in Louisiana in a buying frenzy.

Acadian Wins Inc. Magazine’s Hire Power Award

Inc. magazine has ranked Acadian number 18 on its inaugural list of Hire Power awards.

Raising Cane’s collects more than $87,000 to end childhood hunger

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, its crewmembers and loyal “Caniacs” rallied around Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry™ campaign in September, raising $87,368 to help end childhood hunger in America.