Saved by the Belt: How a simple decision saved two lives

When you look at the photograph, it’s hard to imagine anyone could have walked away from the crash. But a woman and her 12-year-old son did just that and it was the simple decision to fasten seat belts that made it possible.

Local jobs report shows indicators of strong future growth

State officials celebrated the latest jobs numbers Monday, even though Louisiana's unemployment rate rose by 1.7 percent.

LSU Lady Tigers to host Green Bay Sunday in NCAA first round

March Madness is upon us and the LSU Lady Tiger basketball team just found out their opponent to open the NCAA Tournament.

"RIHANNA 777" airs Mon., May 6, on FOX

Rihanna will be soaring to new heights in the exclusive world premiere of her concert documentary Rihanna 777, airing Monday, May 6 on FOX.

Festival International de Louisiane announces 2013 Louisiana International Music Expo

Festival International de Louisiane is hosting the annual Louisiana International Music Expo (LIME) on Friday, April 26 at the Blue Moon Saloon located at 315 E.Convent Street.

Mississippi State wins game 3 over LSU

Centerfielder C.T. Bradford and first baseman Wes Rea each drove in three runs Sunday to lead No. 8 Mississippi State to a 10-2 victory over second-ranked LSU at Dudy Noble Field.  

No luck for Jindal's SUV on St. Patrick's Day

Two Louisiana State Police SUV's were involved in a crash with a "box" rental truck Sunday afternoon on Nicholson Drive in Baton Rouge.

#16 Southern draws #1 Gonzaga in NCAA tournament opener

Cheers erupted when Southern saw its logo on the screen Sunday, no matter whose logo was paired next to it.

Beach camping to reopen in Grand Isle on April 1

Beach camping returns to Grand Isle State Park beginning Monday, April 1.

Louisiana leads nation in top corporate investment, community impact projects for 2012

Trade & Industry Development magazine has released its Eighth Annual Corporate Investment and Community Impact, or CiCi, Awards, in which four of Louisiana's business development projects from 2012 received awards – more than any