Facebook adds tool for suicide prevention

SHREVEPORT, La. (KMSS) – In 2010, 490 people in Louisiana committed suicide.

Joe Paterno dies at age 85

BATON ROUGE, La. (WGMB) – Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno has died from lung cancer. He was 85.

Brees on Saints contract negotiations and expanding his family

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) – Fans have been predicting and worrying about what's going to happen to Drew Brees since his contract with the Saints is up and there's no new deal yet.

George Lucas is retiring

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (WGMB) – George Lucas is retiring.

Louisiana Assn. of Broadcasters' 2012 Scholarship Program

Louisiana Broadcasters are looking for the best of the best. We’re announcing the 2012 Louisiana Association of Broadcasters’ (LAB) Broadcast Scholarship Program.

Accused Alabama fan in viral video posted $10,000 bond

NEW ORLEANS, La (WNTZ) — Alabama Fan Brian Downing's overnight stay in jail has ended. The 32-year-old posted bail just before noon on Friday, after an Orleans Magistrate Judge set a $10,000 bond that morning.

LSU's Tiger Stadium to be renovated

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) — Tiger Stadium is getting a $9 million makeover! The Tiger Athletic Foundation putting up the money for the renovations, which are expected to be completed just in time for the next football season.

Saints hire Spagnuolo as Defensive Coordinator

NEW ORLEANS, La (WGMB) — Former St. Louis Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo has agreed to become defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints.

Alabama fan accused of assaulting LSU fan in viral video arrested

UPDATE 10:38 p.m.: Brian Downing, 32, of Smiths Station, Ala., arrived in New Orleans around 10:30 p.m.

Lady Gaga takes in local flavor at Baton Rouge hot spot

BATON ROUGE, LA (WGMB) — She’s 25-years old and now has more followers on Twitter than the President. Now, New York-native Lady Gaga takes in the local flavor while making a stop in Baton Rouge.