Boston Marathon officials release statement evening after bombing

The following statmement was released from the Boston Athletic Association, event organizers for the Boston Marathon, on their website in light of Monday's bombing.

Horror at Boston Marathon: Three confirmed dead, numerous injured and maned in bombing

Two bombs exploded at 2:45 p.m. Eastern Time near the finish line of the world's oldest marathon, the Boston Marathon, twelve minutes apart on Monday.

Officials warn about possible donation scams for Boston victims

Many are generously donating money to help the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. However, officials warn that potential scammers are already trying to take advantage of the tragedy.

Tianlang Guan, 14 year-old Masters phenom, will play in 2013 Zurich Classic

Steve Worthy, CEO of the Fore!Kids Foundation, announced today that Tianlang Guan, the youngest player ever to compete in the Masters Tournament, will tee it up at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans April 25-28, 2013.

Manda expands its meat recall to include additional products

Manda Fine Meat, the East Baton Rouge-based meat company, is expanding its recall.

Louisiana runners registered to participate in Boston Marathon total 95

A total of 95 runners from Louisiana were registered to participate in the Boston Marathon, where two explosions were set off near the finish line. In all, 26,839 runners and wheelchair racers registered.

Grand Isle hosts 15th annual Migratory Bird Celebration this weekend

The Grand Isle Community Development Team, Town of Grand Isle, The Louisiana Nature Conservancy and Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program will host the 15th annual Grand Isle Migratory Bird Celebration April 19-21, 2013, at various loca

Saints sign quarterback Seneca Wallace to a 1-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have signed quarterback Seneca Wallace to a one-year contract. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

FOX springs into momentous May

This May, FOX presents massive television events, series premieres and season finales, as well as all-new episodes with big guest stars, including the global premiere of music documentary Rihanna 777 May 6; a two-hour

LSU alum David Toms fires lowest final round at Masters to tie for 13th place

While carding six birdies on the day, including four birdies in a five-hole stretch on the back nine, LSU alum David Toms fired the lowest score in the field during Sunday’s final round with a 5-under par 67 at Augusta National Golf Club