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Governor Jindal receiving backlash over organization funding prayer rally

Governor Bobby Jindal is getting a lot of backlash after selecting a very controversial group to fund his upcoming prayer rally at LSU.

DOTD proposes emergency detour in Bayou Corne

The sinkhole in Bayou Corne hasn’t changed much in the last two years. Still, DOTD has come up with an emergency detour for the Bayou Corne community in case Highway 70 succumbs to the sinkhole.

White, wealthier students receiving majority of TOPS money

We have a civil rights issue here in Louisiana involving our children. White, wealthier students are receiving the majority of our state's free college money TOPS.

TSA, customs and border patrol exempt from racial profiling bans

President Obama made it illegal this week for federal law enforcement agencies to profile US citizens.

State will now cover rape victim's hospital bills

Governor Bobby Jindal wants to make sure rape victims don't have to pay for their hospital bills.

Local school throws homecoming celebration for recently deployed dad

Today is Katherine Von Kanel's birthday and all her daughter Keira wished for, was for her father to come home from his ten month deployment.

Texas family dies in crash near Monroe while traveling to Disney World

Five East Texans were killed Wednesday night in a Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, crash.

Obama calling for new airport Ebola screening protocols

The President is calling for new protocols to help stop the spread of Ebola. He wants additional passenger screening, both in Africa and here in the US.

New LA health care plans costing more and providing less

Tomorrow morning, you have a chance to sound off on a proposed new health plan for Louisiana's state workers, retirees and teachers.

Woman uses 'bus stop prayer' to transform violent NOLA area neighborhood

They call her Ms. Angel, she prays at bus stops. Why bus stops? Bus stops are where she didn't get the support she needed, without guidance she succumbed to drugs and alcohol.