Louisiana

On Monday the 21-year-old suspect arrested in connection to three historically Black church fires in Louisiana was additionally charged with hate crimes, according to the Associated Press.

A suspect is in custody after a string of recent fires that plagued historically black churches in Louisiana. Holden Matthews, 21, the son of a St. Landry Parish Deputy has been charged with three counts of arson of a religious building in Louisiana. Despite rumors, Matthews’ father did not turn his son in. “I’m very […]

According to New Orleans City Business, about 66,700 taxpayers received an over-payment of their state refund.

The man who shot and killed ex-NFL player Joe McKnight has finally been arrested for manslaughter.

A police department spokesperson said "there’s no timeline" for charging Ronald Gasser because they "want to get it right.”

Racist bullies assault an 8-year-old boy. His family raises money for medical expenses while legal issues get sorted out.

David Duke made his way over to Dillard University in New Orleans to participate in a debate against other candidates running for a spot on the Louisiana Senate, and his presence was immediately protested.

A 30-year law against repeat offenders in Louisiana can land one man life in prison.

Aman convicted of murdering two women and on death row for one of the murders has died. Derrick Todd Lee fell ill over the weekend and died at a Louisiana hospital Thursday morning for yet unknown reasons. Lee, 47, was currently serving a life sentence for one murder and a death row sentence for the […]

A penny connoisseur from Ruston, La. gave up his very special collection for the sake of his health, USA Today reports.