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  • UNO theatre production wins national awards

    May 21, 2017 11:41 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Theatre UNO's production of "The Aliens" has received eight national awards at the 49th annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival. "The Aliens," a drama centered around a high school dropout and a college dropout loitering behind a Vermont coffee shop, garnered the highest level of national... more »
  • Dwayne Johnson considering a run for president

    May 10, 2017 2:14 PM

    LOS ANGELES - After conquering Hollywood, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson may have his sights set on the White House. The actor and former pro wrestler tells GQ that a presidential run is "a real possibility." Johnson says if he were president, leadership would be a top priority. Johnson isn't revealing... more »
  • 'Guardians of the Galaxy' sequel has big opening on slow weekend

    May 7, 2017 1:02 PM

    NEW YORK - "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" rocketed to an estimated $145 million debut. It kicked off Hollywood's summer movie season with something the movie business has been lacking: a sequel more successful than the original. Studio estimates released Sunday said James Gunn's second "Guardians" film opened... more »
  • 'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

    March 26, 2017 12:13 PM

    LOS ANGELES - Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" has continued to enchant audiences in its second weekend in theaters. Studio estimates say the film added $88.3 million to its total this weekend, down only 49 percent from its massive debut. The box-office juggernaut has earned $317 million to date... more »
  • Joseph Wapner, star of 'The People's Court,' dead at 97

    February 26, 2017 3:14 PM

    LOS ANGELES - Joseph Wapner, the retired Los Angeles judge who presided over "The People's Court" with steady force during the heyday of the reality courtroom show, died Sunday at age 97. Son David Wapner told The Associated Press that his father died at home in his sleep. Joseph Wapner... more »
  • Man arrested after entering Mike's habitat

    September 13, 2015 11:47 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. - A 21-year-old man is accused of climbing a security fence and entering a secure area behind Mike VI's habitat on the Louisiana State University campus around the time of the Sept. 5 LSU-McNeese St. football game. The live tiger was then at the football stadium, making... more »
  • State senator refuses to answer questions about nonprofits Play Video

    September 19, 2013 4:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - State Senator Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb wouldn't answer questions about two nonprofits she's tied to after attending a state bond commission meeting today. Following the meeting, Dorsey-Colomb darted out of a side room flanked by state capitol staff and entered into a private elevator without responding to News... more »
  • Nonprofit organizations tied to state senator Play Video

    August 14, 2013 6:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A News 2 investigation shows links between Louisiana State Senator Yvonne Dorsey-Colomb, her husband and two nonprofit organizations targeted by State Treasurer John Kennedy's Office. Kennedy sent a list of Non-Governmental Organizations , or NGO's, that have failed to provide documentation to the state outlining how... more »
  • Seniors accused in Comeaux High vandalism

    May 21, 2013 8:59 AM

    LAFAYETTE- Police say 19 Comeaux High seniors face misdemeanor charges after they allegedly vandalized the school over the weekend. Lafayette police Cpl. Paul Mouton says the students received misdemeanor summonses for criminal mischief and criminal trespassing for vandalizing the school grounds. Comeaux High Principal Joe Craig tells The Advocate the... more »

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