LA County Crime Stoppers sees rise in anonymous tips as distrust of law enforcement grows
Something illegal was going on at the old warehouse on the 2900 block of Ana Street in Compton. An anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers last fall later confirmed it. Compton Sheriff’s investigators found 4,199 marijuana plants growing in neat
County sees rise in drug-related birth effects
DAVIDSON COUNTY -- The number of children born in Davidson County with harmful effects from parental drug use is on the rise, according to a report from the county's Community Child Protection Team.
Disney lets dying fan see ‘Rise of Skywalker’ before it’s too late
More than 1 in 100 Denver residents have chlamydia as city sees continued rise in STDs
The number of Denver residents with a sexually transmitted disease has increased for the fourth year in a row, in part due to fewer people using condoms and a rise in women using long-term birth co…
10 cases of Legionnaires' disease have been confirmed in Chesterfield since May 1
Ten cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been confirmed in the northeast quadrant of Chesterfield County since May 1.
Mumps confirmed in Juneau for first time in 20 years
Rare disease reaches capital city as outbreak continues in Anchorage.
First exoplanet spotted by Kepler 10 years ago is FINALLY confirmed
Dubbed Kepler-1658b, it orbits its star once every 3.85 days and endured a tumultuous journey to discovery. It orbits its star once every 3.85 days and has been called a 'hot Jupiter'
20 confirmed dead
Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has confirmed 20 dead and several missing following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika on Thursday morning, as details have begun to emerge of the severity of the...
What have other cities done to curb the rise of Airbnb?
Paris wants to ban it altogether, Barcelona is building an enforcement squad, while Toronto’s new rules have been delayed by a year
What's new in Rapides Parish schools this year?
Aug. 15 is the first day of school in Rapides Parish.
Hair in the ice machine, dirty kitchens top Bossier, Caddo restaurant inspections
Food safety inspections in Bossier and Caddo parishes found dirty kitchens, flies and hair in the ice machine, among numerous other violations.
It’s rare, it’s like polio and it may be on the rise. Here are the facts about AFM
Six children in Minnesota, all under the age of 10, have been hospitalized with a rare, paralyzing, polio-like condition known as acute flaccid myelitis or AFM. 16 other states have confirmed AFM cases in 2018.
Randall: Why are big sisters so bossy?
Once a week or so I call my sister and we talk for an hour. We live 3,000 miles and three time zones apart, and don’t get to see each other often. Not nearly often enough. But we stay in touch as best we can. If I wait too long to call, she’ll leave me a message: “Sissy, where are you? I hope you’re
Why do so many Catholic parishes die?
Many parishes began shrinking when Catholic families began shrinking. At the same time, many Catholic schools began to decline.
'We have seen what we thought was unseeable': First photo of a black hole revealed
Astronomers released the first picture of a black hole. What we see in the image is gas and dust circling the hole, far enough away to be safe.
President of the embattled DeSoto ISD board is losing by fewer than 10 votes. Will there be a...
Voters upset about impending teacher cuts, the closing of a school and poor academics appear to have pushed the DeSoto school board president out...
How Many People Have Health Insurance In The US? New Poll Reveals Rise In Percentage
The uptick followed a record low of 10.9 percent for the final two quarters of 2016.
10 Confirmed Tornadoes From Last Week's Outbreak
We were able to salvage a fairly nice Monday, but with the exception of Wednesday most of this week will be cool and showery, with temperatures trending cooler than average for late September. This spasm of Canadian air is a preview of coming attractions, but I'm convinced we'll see more 60s and a few 70s in October. Will El Nino save us (from a rough winter?) Place your bets...
Electric, gas rates will rise for NYSEG customers; see how much
The current three-year rate plan for NYSEG and RG&E lapsed in April. They will hold rates stable until May 2020, following an 11-month review process
Snow again? Louisville may see an inch before temperatures rise this weekend
The National Weather Service said up to an inch of snow is likely in Louisville and parts of Southern Indiana between Thursday and Friday.