HP recalls 6 million computer cords for fire risk

HP is warning customers: Check your laptop charging cord to see if it's at risk of overheating.

Douglas McAuthur McCain: From American kid to jihadi in Syria

He was a basketball-loving kid from the Midwest who turned into a jihadi fighting for terrorists in Syria.

Ragin' Cajun Football Tickets Are Going Fast

Four days and counting. Only four days until Louisiana's Ragin' Cajun football season gets underway this Saturday at Cajun Field vs.the Southern Jags.

ExxonMobil to pay $1.4M penalty for 2012 Torbert oil spill

ExxonMobil Pipeline Company (ExxonMobil) has agreed to pay a civil penalty for an alleged violation of the Clean Water Act stemming from a 2012 crude oil spill from ExxonMobil’s “North Line” pipeline near Torbert, Louisiana, the Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today.

Kiwanis Jamboree Hold Second Annual "Crying Towel" Luncheon

The Kiwanis Club of Lafayette hosted its second "Crying Towel" luncheon at the Petroleum Club earlier this afternoon to kick off the 63rd Annual Kiwanis Club Football Jamboree.

Henderson Lake Battles Nuisance Hydrilla Plant

If you have driven over the Atchafalaya Basin around this time of year, you may notice a green almost sea weed looking plant growing in the waters. While it may not seem out of place, it can be very harmful to the water's ecosystem.

Class mandatory to freshman at UL help students learn about University

For the second year in a row UL has made a class mandatory for all incoming freshmen.  The class is called University 100 and it teaches students life skills, and how to navigate campus and use the resources that the University has to offe

Ban on indoor e-cigarette smoking sought

The World Health Organization is calling for major regulations on the e-cigarette industry, including a ban on indoor smoking.

Miles still mum on LSU's starting quarterback

LSU head coach Les Miles still won't reveal who he'll start at quarterback when the Tigers play Wisconsin on Saturday.

Don't wait! Trade in your old iPhone now

Eagerly awaiting the new iPhone? Then sell your old one now.