BATON ROUGE, La. (KNOE 8 News LSP) -Beginning August 1st, Friday, numerous laws and amendments passed during the 2014 Louisiana Legislative Session will affect motorists throughout the state.
The investment company that owns a controlling interest in the 27-hundred California property "is considering" the move.
APNewsNow. CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago police say two people have been shot inside a downtown high-rise office building.
AP Intelligence Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - CIA Director John Brennan is apologizing to Senate intelligence committee leaders after his inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a Colorado woman faked a pregnancy and kidnapped her newborn nephew in Wisconsin in hopes of passing him off as her own.
DETROIT (AP) - Minor league pitcher Evan Reed has been arraigned on charges of sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Detroit hotel.
APNewsNow. OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The CEO of a bottled water business has bought a multimillion-dollar machine to produce the company's entire inventory in Oklahoma.
APNewsNow.LAS VEGAS (AP) - A 38-year-old Las Vegas man has been ordered to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing a 4-month-old baby with a medieval-style battle ax and critically wounding the child's mother in a random attack on a sidewalk.
Associated Press ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - A jury has been seated to hear the trial of three people charged in connection with a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago.
Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - Justice Department statistics show that more than 3,300 federal inmates have applied since April to have their prison sentences cut short under a new clemency initiative.
Eds: APNewsNow. WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is meeting with congressional leaders to discuss myriad pressing foreign policy issues.
If there's one place Theresa Szelest thought she'd be safe from lightning, it was inside her house.
APNewsNow. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's Republican candidate for governor says he spent a week living as a homeless person in search of a job to test Gov. Jerry Brown's claim that the state is making a comeback after the economic downturn.
Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request.
APNewsNow. TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Tulsa will host the US Youth Soccer national championship tournament next July, while North Little Rock, Arkansas, will be the home of the Southern Regionals.
APNewsNow. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Cities and counties throughout Arkansas are deciding whether to get in the running for a proposed $100 million prison -which comes with a maximum-security rating and some of the state's most difficult inmates, but hundreds of new jobs.
Eds: APNewsNow. GREELEY, Colo. (AP) - Police in Greeley, Colorado, are investigating who's got the goat - a grand champion animal that vanished this week from a county fair.
Eds: APNewsNow. GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county.
Eds: APNewsNow. HAMMOND, La. (AP) - State police say a 70-year-old bookkeeper for a logging company is accused of cashing fraudulent checks worth over $125,700.
OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News OPSO) - Distracted driving has become a major factor in the cause of automobile crashes on our nation’s highways. In 2012, over 3,300 people were killed in crashes that were attributed to distracted driving.
APNewsNow. NEW YORK (AP) - Glass has fallen from a midtown Manhattan office tower, injuring three people.
MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE 8 News MPSD) - The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office is searching for a teen who was reported missing Tuesday morning.Alex Housewright was last scene Tuesday around 7:00 AM at his home on Yeldell Road in Morehouse Parish.
Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence is heading to the United States.
Humanitarian organizations are rushing to pull volunteers out of africa as the deadly ebola virus spreads.
Eds: APNewsNow. NEW YORK (AP) - Alicia Keys is getting ready for another big release: her second child.
Eds: APNewsNow. SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - The commission in charge of planning and zoning in Caddo Parish has a new administrator.
Eds: APNewsNow. BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A limited number of tickets are currently on sale to the general public for six LSU home games in 2014 Associate athletic director for ticket operations Brian Broussard says the tickets are returns from the visiting teams.
Eds: APNewsNow. Minor edits OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Animals at the Oakland Zoo were treated to a buffet of tropical fruit after a truck spilled its shipment on a freeway.
Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) - More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remain at pre-recession levels.
Eds: APNewsNow. DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit-area man suspected by the Irish government in the killing of two soldiers in 1980 is making his first appearance in immigration court.
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