New Orleans man claims $40,000 Powerball prize ten days before deadline

A $40,000 Powerball with Power Play prize was claimed Monday, less than two weeks before its redemption deadline of March 20. A 41-year-old player from New Orleans was unaware he held a winning ticket from the Sept.

LSU Tiger band set to perform in Dublin, Ireland

If you've been to a game in Death Valley, you recognize those iconic first few notes when the band steps out on the field.

Miss USA 2014 competition to be held in Baton Rouge

Donald Trump, the owner of the Miss Universe Organization, along with current Miss USA Erin Brady, announced Thursday on NBC's Today, the Miss USA 2014 competition will be held in Baton Rouge on June 8.

Record fish caught in East Texas lake

A new lake record blue catfish has been verified at Lake Tawakoni. The massive fish was caught back on February 15, 2014.

College students reminisce as World Wide Web turns 25

Even the plugged-in generation can feel nostalgic for the early days of the World Wide Web.

New look at common core debate

Baton rouge native Sakinah Abdul-Aziz was an athlete, and a gifted student at McKinley High School. When she got to college at Southern Illinois University this fall it was a wake up call.

Saints agree to terms with FS Jairus Byrd on six-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced Tuesday that they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with unrestricted free agent FS Jairus Byrd. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

Video: LSU football's famous "Big Cat" drill (Spring 2014)

The LSU football team put on the pads for the "Big Cat" drill on Tuesday.

LA politicians pass bills for new license plates

Among many things on the agenda for the first full day of session were over a dozen bills for prestige license plates, all of which passed with little debate.

Lil Boosie says his future is 'bright'

Lil Boosie spoke out Monday thanking supporters family and fans at a press conference in New Orleans. Rapper Lil Boosie, born Torrence Hatch, said he is working on more music and enjoying time with his family.