ANGOLA - Sheriff's deputies upgraded charges today against the man accused of crashing into the Angola prison's main gates this weekend to include attempted murder.
A judge set a bond for Floyd Tilliman at $225,000 today. Investigators said they added the charge because he also rammed his vehicle into... more »
A woman who crashed her car through security gates to the runways at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport with her baby inside appeared to be on drugs. Koko Nichole Anderson's three-year-old in the back seat but he was not hurt. Police say it appeared she didn't know the child was in... more »
BATON ROUGE - The Corps of Engineers has closed three bays at the Morganza Spillway after new readings showed lower river levels and that more water was moving into the Floodway than expected.
Ken Holder with the Corps said one bay was closed last night and two more today,... more »
Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he plans to leave his job next year. A Republican and holdover from the Bush administration, Gates had agreed to stay on at the request of President Barack Obama. The move was intended to maintain stability at a time of two wars, although Gates has... more »
New Orleans Hornets head coach Monty Williams introduced three new coaches in his staff on Wednesday. He'll share the bench with Mike Malone, Bryan Gates, and James Borrego.
Malone joins the Hornets after spending five years with the Cleveland Cavaliers, each of which the Cavs made the playoffs.
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