(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and is forecast to strengthen into tropical storm Claudette. Tropical storm warnings have been issued in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle as the... Read More.
(UNION PARISH, La.) -- More than two years after Ronald Greene died while in police custody, Louisiana State Police have released hours of video evidence related to his arrest. The videos show state troopers punching and using a stun gun on Greene, a 49-year-old Black... Read More.
(BATON ROUGE, L.A.) -- Hundreds of homes are under mandatory evacuation after flood barriers were breached Friday morning in a rural southeastern Louisiana parish outside of Baton Rouge. An artificial dam system set up along Louisiana Highway 75 in Iberville Parish to hold back floodwaters... Read More.
Laine Hardy has been building traction in country music ever since winning Season 17 of American Idol, but he’s never drifted too far away from his home state: In fact, the singer pays tribute to his native Louisiana in songs like “Tiny Town,” “Ground... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A massive lift boat capsized off the southern coast of Louisiana on Tuesday as severe storms moved through the region, killing one and leaving a dozen on board still missing. SEACOR Marine, the ship's owner, said there were 19 people -- employees... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A massive lift boat capsized off the southern coast of Louisiana on Tuesday as severe storms moved through the region. At least six people have been rescued from the water, with the search on for more individuals, according to the U.S.... Read More.
BY: MORGAN WINSOR, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Julia Letlow made history Saturday as the first Republican woman elected to Congress from Louisiana, replacing her late husband who died from complications related to COVID-19. Letlow, a 40-year-old university administrator who wrote a doctoral dissertation on... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(METARIE, La.) -- Three people are dead and another two injured after a shooting inside a gun store in Louisiana, authorities said.The deadly shootout occurred just before 3 p.m. local time Saturday at the... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A man has died in Louisiana after slipping on ice caused by a blast of cold that has not been seen in parts of the South in decades. The 50-year-old man hit his head on this... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON and SABINA GHEBREMEDIN, ABC News(LAFAYETTE PARISH, La.) -- A woman has been arrested on charges related to the disappearence of 15-year-old Quawan "Bobby" Charles, whose naked and disfigured body was found in the drainage ditch of a... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Four Louisiana State Police troopers were arrested Monday "following an extensive and detailed review of use of force encounters in the Monroe area," the law enforcement agency said in a press release.The troopers... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC News(SHREVEPORT, La.) -- Louisiana Congressman-elect Luke Letlow died of COVID-19 Tuesday, according to Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards.“It is with heavy hearts that Donna and I offer our condolences to Congressman-elect Luke Letlow’s family... Read More.