City Councilman Speaks Out Against Proposed Rate Hike

it's been talked about for some time now. Both Lafayette Utilities System directors and City Parish President Joey Durel want to increase electrical, water, and sewage rates, saying it's necessary to cover increasing costs. But some Lafayette C

Report: Accomplices in NYC Terror Plot Known

A law enforcement official has confirmed that investigators have identified possible accomplices of an Afghan immigrant accused of plotting a terrorist attack on New York.

Decision Time for Iran

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State Police Investigate Officer Involved Shooting

ST. MARTINVILLE, La.

Iran Says It Test-Fires Longest-Range Missiles

Iran said it successfully completed two days of missile tests that including launching its longest-range missiles on Monday, weapons capable of carrying a warhead and striking Israel, U.S. military bases in the Middle East, and parts of Europe.

Qaddafi Proposes 'Nato of the South' at Summit

Colonel Qaddafi proposed an African-Latin American defence alliance yesterday at an intercontinental summit hosted by Venezuela.

Swiss Arrest Roman Polanski for Possible Extradition to U.S.

Director Roman Polanski has been taken into custody by Swiss police on a 31-year-old U.S. arrest warrant, organizers of the Zurich Film Festival said Sunday.

Iran to Test-Fire More Missiles That Could Hit U.S. Bases

After claiming to successfully test-fire two short-range missiles during drills Sunday by the elite Revolutionary Guard, Iran will test-fire a missile on Monday that could have the capability to hit Israel and U.S. bases in the Gulf region.

Long-Secret Oklahoma City Bombing Tapes Released

The FBI has released long-secret security tapes showing the chaos immediately after the 1995 bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building.