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New York's hottest nightclub... for kids

The dance floor was thick with the smell of sweat and alcohol, and tattooed arms waved neon glow sticks through the dark as a remix of Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" filled the club.

Boston Marathon security: How can you keep 26.2 miles safe?

As thousands gathered to mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings, one sight evoked memories of the attack that spurred widespread carnage: suspicious bags near the finish line.

Obesity during pregnancy raises stillbirth risk

Pregnant women who are obese or overweight have an increased risk of delivering a stillborn baby, according to a new study published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Festival International Volunteer of the Year Award Given to Local Teacher

Festival International organizers surprised one of their most loyal volunteers this morning in his classroom at Prairie Elementary School.

North American Crane Workshop in Lafayette Studying the Endangered Whooping Crane

Many of the foremost crane experts from all across the world were at Hotel Acadiana this morning being briefed on the historic reintroduction of the endangered Whooping Crane back into Louisiana's marshland, as The North America Crane Works

UPDATE: Runaway teen found unharmed

UPDATE: Tyson L. Fontenot has been located unharmed. ----- Lafayette Parish Sheriff's detectives are looking for a missing 15-year-old teenager. 

West Congress armed robbery suspect arrested on scene

On April 15, 2014, at approximately 8:30 a.m., Lafayette Police responded to the 4000 block of West Congress Street regarding an armed robbery at a convenience store.

Record low temperatures possible in Acadiana Wednesday morning

When you woke up Tuesday morning, you certainly noticed the cooler than normal temperatures across south Louisiana. Brace yourself: even colder weather is on the way Wednesday.

Your taxes are due!

Tax Day is officially here.

A year after the marathon bombings, Boston perseveres

"United, we will always persevere." That was the message Massachusetts shared with the nation and the world Tuesday, on the anniversary of twin bombings that turned last year's Boston Marathon from a celebration into a day of horr