(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.
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department's inspector general released a report Tuesday that "identified numerous failures" in how staff at a federal prison in Oakdale, Louisiana, responded "to the COVID-19 outbreak" at the facility, according to the... Read More.
By VICTORIA MOLL-RAMIREZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As the rural Louisiana town of Baldwin mourns the death of Quawan "Bobby" Charles, the family of the teenage boy is demanding answers."We believe that if he had been of a... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (NEW ORLEANS) — A white man who pleaded guilty to torching three historically Black Louisania churches in a 10-day span was sentenced on Monday to 25 years in federal prison. Holden James Matthews, 22, learned of his fate... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Zeta, a Category 2 storm, makes landfall in LouisianaFast-moving Hurricane Zeta, a Category 2 storm, made landfall on the southeastern coast of Louisiana, potentially delivering a storm... Read More.