Missing Va. Student May Not Be Crime Victim, Police Say

The disappearance of a Virginia college student last seen at a heavy metal concert remained a mystery Thursday as state police said they had no evidence about whether or not Morgan Harrington is the victim of a crime.

Mum's the Word for NASA's Secret Space Plane X-37B

There is an air of vagueness regarding next year's Atlas Evolved Expendable launch of the unpiloted, reusable military space plane.

'Ex-Gay' Advocates Say Schools Ban Their Books

Visit a public school library and you'll find an array of books on homosexuality.

Infected shrimp threaten Gulf

LOUISIANA — Wildlife experts are worried about the appearance of Tiger Prawn in the Gulf of Mexico. Officials say the native shrimp species could possibly be infected with a variety of diseases.

Fla. Police Confirm Body in Landfill Is That of Missing Girl

Florida police have tentatively identified a child's body found in a landfill as that of a missing 7-year-old girl who vanished while walking home from school on Monday.

Hockey returns to Lafayette

LAFAYETTE — The Ice Gators hockey team is back in action Thursday at Blackham Coliseum. In the late 90s the team set attendance records for minor league hockey games. Coach Ron Handy will be leading the gators and says he is excited to be

Man Charged With Alleged Terror Plot Defiant in Court

A pharmacy college graduate student charged with plotting to kill U.S. soldiers in Iraq and shoppers in American malls got rebellious in court Wednesday, refusing to stand for the judge and at one point throwing his chair.

Budget vetoes debated

LAFAYETTE — The Lafayette city council voted last night to fund a GPS track system in specific city vehicles that passed by a small margin.

H1N1 Running Rampant Amid Shortage of Vaccine

H1N1 flu is running rampant throughout the U.S., and the country has received only 25 percent of the vaccine that it expected to have by now, Sen. Joe Lieberman told a Senate committee hearing Wednesday.