Sheriff to Investigate 'Balloon Boy' Comment

A Colorado sheriff's office will investigate whether the elaborate search for a boy thought to have floated away in a homemade balloon was part of a publicity stunt.

Club settles dispute with city

BROUSSARD — The owner of Michael's Men's Club in Broussard has settled a dispute over city ordinances. Owner Michael Watkins claimed the current ordinances were uncostituational and vague. Now, the law allows dancer at the men's club to p

Boy Believed to Have Been in Runaway Balloon Found

A homemade balloon slowly descended in a Colorado field Thursday, but the fate of a 6-year-old boy believed to be inside was not known, authorities said.

43 Percent Would Re-Elect Obama

Fox News Poll: If the election were held today, 43 percent of American voters would back Obama for president

School Chief Sticks to 'Zero Tolerance' for Eagle Scout

The upstate New York school superintendent who suspended an Eagle Scout for 20 days for keeping a 2-inch utility knife locked in his car is unwilling to speak to the teen's family or bend in his ruling.

GOP Loses Bid to BlockGitmo-to-U.S. Transfer

URGENT: House stands by Dem request to bring Guantanamo Bay prison detainees to the U.S. for trial

Social Security Cans COLA

Cost of living increase withheld for 50 million Social Security recipients for the first time since 1975

Obama visiting New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS — President Barack Obama will be visiting New Orleans today. The president is fulfilling a promise he made during his campaign to come back and visit the city.