Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with special counsel
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed Friday to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia investigation as he pleaded guilty to federal charges and avoided a second trial that could have exposed him to even greater punishment.
Treasurer: Louisiana has $300M-plus surplus from last year
Louisiana's treasurer expects the state to have a surplus topping $300 million from the last budget year.
‘Uninvited brute': Hurricane Florence pounds the Carolinas
Hurricane Florence lumbered ashore in North Carolina with howling 90 mph winds and terrifying storm surge early Friday.
Attorney: 13 allege gender discrimination at UL-Lafayette
Nine softball players have filed a complaint with the federal Office of Civil Rights; four female professors have filed complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleging harassment and discrimination.
Surge, wind, rain, floods: Hurricane Florence could hit hard
Mandatory evacuations were imposed for parts of three East Coast states Tuesday as millions of Americans prepared for what could become one of the most catastrophic hurricanes to hit the Eastern Seaboard in decades.
Board votes to fire superintendent; she shows up for work
St. Martin Parish Schools Superintendent Lottie Beebe showed up for work Thursday morning on the advice of her attorney, Lane Roy.
Gordon aims to hit Gulf Coast as hurricane after nightfall
Boaters evacuated to safe harbors, and motorists fled barrier islands Tuesday as the Gulf Coast hustled to get ready for Tropical Storm Gordon, which was on track to hit Mississippi as a Category 1 hurricane sometime after nightfall.
Tropical Storm Gordon threatens South Florida
Weather forecasters have issued storm warnings for portions of South Florida and the Florida Keys.
NAFTA is being renamed US-Mexico Trade Agreement
President Donald Trump says he intends to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement and call its replacement "the United States-Mexico Trade Agreement" — a name that would exclude the third NAFTA partner, Canada.
Active shooter reported at Air Force base in Ohio
Federal and state authorities in armored vehicles and unmarked cars swarmed onto a sprawling Air Force base in Ohio on Thursday amid reports of an active shooter at a medical center.
3 Special Sessions This Year Cost La. More Than $1.5M
Gov. John Bel Edwards called for the special sessions after state lawmakers could not agree on a balanced budget.
NY Times: Trump was recorded talking of paying Playboy model
President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing payments to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, The New York Times reported Friday.