Humans on Mars by 2035? NASA's sci-fi dream could be reality

 (CNN) -- We've just landed a dishwasher-sized robot on a comet and NASA's chief scientist has no idea.

Can the Republicans balance the budget?

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Another House Arson Strikes Lafayette

This morning around 1am Lafayette firefighters responded to a house fire Cameron Street and Mudd Avenue.

Judice and Pope Talked with Members of Press About Runoff at Forum Monday

Today both Kip Judice and Brian Pope, candidates in the December 6th runoff for Lafayette City Marshal, participated in the Acadiana Press Club's November newsmaker forum at The Daily Advertiser.

Louisiana Tax Free Shopping for International Visitors Makes Way to Acadiana Mall

The Louisiana Tax Free Shopping for International Visitors held a ribbon cutting ceremony officially opening its new Acadiana Mall refund center.

LPSS Puts Burnell LeJeune in Superintendent Seat Until New Board Votes on Permanent Solution

Longtime Lafayette Parish School System veteran, Burnell LeJeune, was named the interim superintendent in a special school board meeting last Monday night.

SWAT team comes to the aid of starving puppy

 Oklahoma City, OK (KFOR) -- The Oklahoma City Police Department's SWAT team is known for their life-saving work across the city. Recently, SWAT members came to the aid of a dog in need.

DEA questions team doctors after NFL games

Agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration interviewed doctors and trainers of several NFL teams after their game Sunday, part of an investigation into allegations of illegal dispensing of prescription drugs.

Norovirus sickens more than 170 on cruise ship

 (CNN) -- The latest norovirus outbreak aboard the Princess Cruises' Crown Princess has infected 172 people, according to the U.S.

'Facebook at Work' is coming to your office

 NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook is working on an office version of its social network for employee-to-employee communication at work.