Caught on Camera: Fertilizer plant explodes; devastates Texas town

Dozens may be dead following a massive explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas, following a Wednesday evening blast, sending its residents fleeing for safety.

LSU uses 10 pitchers to shut out Grambling, 4-0

– Ten LSU pitchers combined to hold Grambling to three hits Wednesday night as No. 2 LSU extended the program’s midweek win streak to 31 games with a 4-0 shutout at Alex Box Stadium.

Edwin Edwards excited about newest addition to his family

Edwin Edwards gushed about his brand new baby boy, who is expected late August. Edwards says he and wife Trina are in the process of preparing their baby room, but it's still a little ways down the line.

Advocates for cigarette tax increase rally at the State Capitol

Dozens of people filled the steps of the State Capitol today, pushing for an increase in the cigarette tax.

Former governors meet to discuss changes in Louisiana, taxes

A rare meeting of all four living former governors of Louisiana took place at an LSU government panel.

Former governors meet to discuss changes in Louisiana, taxes

A rare meeting of all four living former governors of Louisiana took place at an LSU government panel.

LSU-Alexandria approved to offer additional sports by 2014-15 academic year

LSU-Alexandria will introduce five additional sports programs by the 2014-15 academic year, a move approved Wednesday by the LSU Board of Supervisors.

House Special Committee on Military & Veterans Affairs hosts military fundraiser at Tiger Stadium

The battle between the Legislative Republicans vs. Democrats will play out on the field this Sunday, April 21, at Tiger Stadium, in the first annual Truce for the Troops Bowl.

Alex Box Stadium field to be named after legendary coach Skip Bertman

The LSU Board of Supervisors on Wednesday unanimously approved a proposal from the LSU Athletic Department to name the baseball field at Alex Box Stadium after legendary baseball coach Skip Bertman.

Bill to ban more synthetic drugs passes through house committee

A bill that would outlaw more synthetic cannabinoids and bath salt type drugs - is one step closer to being made law.