Mardi Gras 2014 may be a few weeks away, but Carnival season has already begun in New Orleans, with brightly colored parades throughout the city and much more to come.
A 23-year-old Connecticut man has pleaded guilty to shooting and wounding a Louisiana state trooper in 2011 and delivered a tearful apology to the trooper’s family as well as to his own family.
A New Jersey man accused of cheating with marked cards told police he came to Mohegan Sun to raise bond money for his anticipated arrest in Louisiana.
The manufacturer of a helicopter that crashed in Louisiana in 2009, killing eight people, has agreed to settlements with families of several crash victims who sued the company.
Louisiana State Police say a Connecticut man stopped for drunk driving suspect shot a state trooper before being shot himself by sheriff’s deputies shot him.