Students react to smoke free campus at LSU

"We tailgate too hard over here, good luck though" That sentiment is shared by many students on how LSU is going to be able to enforce the no smoking rule during the football season.

BR psychiatrist gets 7 years in prison for $258M Medicare fraud scheme

A Louisiana psychiatrist was sentenced in federal court in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, today to serve 86 months in prison for his role in a $258.5 million Medicare fraud scheme involving partial hospitalization psychiatric services.

Police shutdown 8 Lafayette massage parlors for prostitution, suspect human trafficking

Lafayette Police in joint effort with the Federal Government and both Calcasieu and Bossier Parish Law Enforcement Agencies have announced today an investigation that had lead to arrests and seizures at 8 massage parlor locations in LafayetteUn

“BROOKLYN NINE-NINE” cuffs Eva Longoria as guest star on three-episode arc this fall on FOX

Golden Globe Award nominee Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives) will guest-star on Brooklyn Nine-Nine for a three-episode arc this season on

Vigil highlights new laws against domestic violence

"The laws address the issue of protection of the family, and protection of the victims, which in the past, they just not have had," said Jacqueline Nash, who organized the event.

LSU student designs crawfish boil Nike shoes

Every spring we lay down our newspapers, put our pots on the fire, and throw in the crawfish and corn for a Louisiana crawfish boil. Well now, a local skate shop has used all that to inspire something you might not expect.

'One team, one fight': U.S.S. Kidd staff hopeful about museum's future

It's been a tough year for the staff at U.S.S. Kidd, but this week they got some good news. NCIS New Orleans is coming to the Kidd, and that means more money for the museum.

LSU goes through abbreviated scrimmage in Tiger Stadium

– LSU had its first workout in the newly expanded Tiger Stadium on Wednesday as the 13th-ranked Tigers held an abbreviated scrimmage in what was the team’s first visit to the venue since reporting to camp.

Saints sign TE Travis Beckum and place TE Richard Quinn on reserved/retired

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have signed tight end Travis Beckum and placed tight end Richard Quinn on reserve/retired. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

'Sons of Guns' reality TV star arrested on molestation charges

A Baton Rouge reality star and gun dealer is now out of jail on bond. William Hayden, 49, was arrested Saturday, and booked into the EBR Parish Jail on crimes against nature and molestation charges.