NEW YORK (AP) - Larry Ashmead, a former book editor who worked with Isaac Asimov, Tony Hillerman and other authors, has died at 78, his former employer, former employer, HarperCollins, said Friday. Ashmead died at a hospital in Hudson, N.Y., after a brief illness. Ashmead was a native of Rochester... more »
Burglars are terrorizing an Iberia Pariah town. Jeanerette police and marshals are working with residents to catch the criminals. Thursday, local officials held a town hall meeting to reassure the community that they are working to keep them safe.
"We hear your cry we feel your frustration, we're frustrated.... more »
Larry T. Landt, 47, of Wapakoneta, Ohio, was sentenced today for attempting to entice a minor to engage in criminal sexual activity and attempting to transport obscene material to a minor, United States Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced. Landt was sentenced to 12 years in federal prison. In addition to... more »
A Breaux Bridge man has died of injuries sustained in an assault last week. Family members tell KATC, 62 year old Larry Williams was beaten into a coma early Thursday morning on Babineaux Street in Breaux Bridge. He underwent surgery in Lafayette over the weekend but died Sunday night. "Everybody's... more »
NEW YORK (AP) - Larry King says he's stepping down this fall from the prime-time show that has anchored CNN's lineup for 25 years. All manners of statesmen, newsmakers and Hollywood stars have sat across his desk for plain-spoken interviews during the past quarter-century, but "Larry King Live" has recently... more »
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he's "furious" about the situation in the Gulf of Mexico, and he says BP hasn't moved fast enough to respond to the massive oil spill there. The president said in excerpts of an interview for broadcast Thursday on CNN's "Larry King Live" that... more »
UPDATE: An investigator trained in child exploitation testified, he received information that Larry Caillier, Jr. was sending and receiving explicit pictures via cell phone with a female student at Opelousas High. The investigator also says Caillier even tried to meet the minor. According to authorities sexually explicit photos were on... more »
A man accused of kidnapping and killing his girlfriend stood before a Saint Landry parish judge today.
John Larry Synder has been in jail in Saint Landry Parish for the past four months.
Family members laid eyes on her accused killer again today.
Family members held signs... more »
In Pointe Coupee Parish, bond is reduced for a man accused of killing his girlfriend earlier this year.
Authorities say Larry Snyder kidnapped Davina Chapman from a bar near Krotz Springs, then killed her. Last month, Snyder was denied bond-reduction when prosecutors claimed he was a flight risk. However,... more »