Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.
"It now falls to Congress to determine the full scope of that alleged misconduct and to decide what steps we must take going forward," said Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y. He expects the Justice Department to comply by May 1.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), the United States Army Corps of Engineers, the City of Baton Rouge, the Parish of East Baton Rouge, and the Amite River Basin Commission are breaking ground on the Comite River Diversion Canal project on Wednesday, April 17.
Strong storms again roared across the South on Thursday, killing two Mississippi drivers and a woman in Alabama while leaving more than 100,000 people without power across Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Texas.
For many, church is where you go when you can’t go anywhere else. For Florence Milburn, Greater Union Baptist Church is home. “We’re always going to church,” Milburn says. “Sunday school, choir rehearsal, we were there 3-4 nights a week and then again on Sunday morning.”
Witnesses are designed to strengthen a case, whether it’s for the defense or prosecution. But not all witnesses want to testify. Advocates argue that’s especially true in cases of domestic or sexual violence.
The House Education Committee returned the state’s K-12 budget to the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) Tuesday, April 16, recommending BESE redo its calculation to remove a per-pupil funding increase for Louisiana students.