The Senate has failed to move forward on the Keystone XL Pipeline Monday evening, extending the battle over the controversial Canadian oil import project that is one of the Republican Party's top priorities since taking over control of the Senate in January.
Professional boxing champion Jermain Taylor has been ordered to undergo a mental evaluation.The directive was made by a Pulaski County court judge this morning during a hearing scheduled to discuss Taylor's recent bond revocation that sent him to jail last week.
On January 27, 2015, members of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit and the FBI Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force executed a search warrant of a residence in West Monroe, LA.
In four hours, LSU College of Agriculture Textiles, Apparel Design and Merchandising students turned paper hearts into dresses that were works of art.
Portland home brewers experiment with reclaimed waste water.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal hosted a prayer rally in Baton Rouge over the weekend.
Labor force data shows Arkansas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined two-tenths of a percentage point, from 5.9 percent in November (revised up from 5.8 percent) to 5.7 percent in December.
The Communities of Color Network (CoC) at the Southern University Agricultural Research & Extension Center is helping male smokers quit the habit with its new African-American Male Cessation Initiative.
Two bodies have been found in the search for an elderly Georgia couple, who were last seen meeting with a man about a car for sale.
A gunman was killed after opening fire on two police officers moments after they were sworn in at a ceremony in a Minneapolis suburb on Monday, officials said.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe’s fishing team has been a dominant force in the world of college bass fishing in recent years.
Southern Arkansas University is inviting the community to three upcoming receptions at the Reynolds Center Grand Hall to meet the applicants for president.
The Southern Arkansas University Mulerider softball team is one step closer to a new field house after a $25,000 gift from Murphy USA of El Dorado.
Louisiana’s budget projections for next year officially became worse on Monday.
Jane Gunn has some great travel ideas for the entire family.
Would you like to help foster kids in our area? Find out how with CASA.
The USDA says applications are being accepted for up to $20 million in grants to facilitate the creation of new, innovative markets for carbon credits, providing additional revenue sources for producers to use to address natural resource conservation challenges.
The milk industry fights back against the anti-dairy folks, and California is very, very good for animals. Jane King has more from Times Square.
The West Monroe Civitan Club is paving the way for an all-inclusive park to brighten the lives of children like Benjamin Sirmon. They just need the community's help to make it happen.
We sat down with 18-year old Ricky Hendricks to see what his audition was like and how it feels to be heading to Hollywood on American Idol.
Three men who were attempting to assist a 16-year-old girl to run away from her Bernice area home where arrested Saturday night by Union Parish sheriff’s deputies.
A west Sterlington couple were arrested Friday night on domestic abuse related charges.
A proposed Monroe City Council ordinance has the administration fearing a government shut down, but the councilman behind the proposal says its all for the good of the public.
#DeflateGate is topping the discussion at Super Bowl 49.
An Air Force Academy cadet and Ruston native died during a skiing accident over the weekend in Colorado.
U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today announced $31,585,302 in grants to support homeless housing and service programs in Louisiana.
This workshop will teach the student how to build a small stained glass panel using the Louis Comfort Tiffany method.
The University of Louisiana at Monroe offers various programs that are not offered at every university. ULM’s Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) Program is one of those programs, with only three other similar programs offered in the state.
Eight architects from across the United States descended upon South Arkansas today.
The Stone Theatre at Louisiana Tech University is proud to announce the seven-member cast for its upcoming production of "The Last Night of Ballyhoo," directed by Louisiana Tech Associate Theatre Professor Paul B. Crook.
Union Parish Sheriff’s deputies and a Marion police officer in the process of serving warrants for the arrest of a Marion man ended up arresting his roommate on drug-related charges.
A Landry-Walker High School student is dead following a Monday morning shooting in Algiers.
Investigators from the Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office responded to an early morning fire in Natchitoches that severely damaged an abandoned mobile home and where the badly burned remains of a human body were found within.
Ouachita Sheriff’s Investigators are searching for Jimmy Lee Cotham for law enforcement authorities in Yolo, California.
You may not be the only person trying to get your tax refund from the IRS this tax season.
An Indiana fugitive wanted for numerous violent offenses was captured in Baton Rouge late Friday by the Attorney General’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU), announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.
Tens of millions of people in the Northeast hunkered down on Monday for a historic blizzard that was forecast to drop 2 feet of snow or more and bring Boston and New York to a standstill.
Training materials developed to conduct and present a series of in-person training opportunities for the benefit of Louisiana’s producers regarding the Noninsured Disaster Assistance Program enacted by the 2014 Farm Bill, along with a web-based decision tool.
BestMastersPrograms.org has ranked the University of Louisiana at Monroe’s online masters in counseling program as the number 26 program in the nation on its annual list.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee made it clear on Sunday that he's preparing to jump into the 2016 presidential race.
The measles outbreak in California is growing. The number of cases has increased to 68, with 48 of those cases linked to an outbreak at Disneyland, state health officials reported Friday.
A treat is in store for sky watchers Monday, as a large asteroid will fly close to Earth. "Close," of course, is relative. The asteroid, called 2004 BL86 will come about 745,000 miles (1.2 million kilometers) from Earth, or about three times as far away as the moon at 11:19 a.m. ET, according to NASA.
California police K9 escapes officers car, then attacks 13-year-old boy walking nearby.
Franklin Parish Sheriff Kevin Cobb issued 25 arrest warrants early Monday morning. These warrants are the result of a multi-month investigation by his department into narcotic trafficking.
Fugitive that escaped Mississippi prison in 1980 found living under assumed identity in Utah.
A former employee of a Fox station in Texas shot and killed himself outside the News Corporation (NYC) building early Monday, a law-enforcement official said.
Experts warn that fake tickets are a certainty as the Super Bowl nears.
Witnesses expresses outrage after man fatally shoots dog at Texas dog park, claiming the animal was being too rough with his pet.
SAMA Healthcare Services (South Arkansas Medical Associates) announced today that SAMA physicians will no longer be making hospital rounds for their patients who require hospital admission.
Phoenix is playing host to the biggest sporting event of the year, Super Bowl 49.