Louisiana

  1. 10 Photos of Fuaed Ahmed, the Louisiana Bank Hostage Taker

    Hours before he was shot dead by a SWAT team, Ahmed posted a photos of a lone swordsman challenging a tank.

    August 14, 2013
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  2. Fuaed Abdo Ahmed: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Fuaed Ahmed was the 20-year-old man who held three people hostage in a St. Joseph, Louisiana, bank. Ahmed shot two hostages, killing one, before being killed by police.

    August 14, 2013
  3. UPDATE: Louisiana Bank Gunman Shot Dead After Killing Hostage

    The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Fuaed Abdo Ahmed.

    August 13, 2013
  4. 44 Evacuated in Gulf of Mexico Oil Rig Blowout: 5 Fast Facts You Need To Know

    An oil platform 55 miles off the coast of Louisiana’s Grand Isle State Park in the Gulf of Mexico experienced a “blowout” event at 9:50 a.m. this morning. This story is still devel…

    July 23, 2013
  5. Steve Gleason: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Steve Gleason, former safety for the New Orleans Saints, revealed his ALS in 2011. He types with his eyes, uses a wheelchair, and remained poised in the face of shameful mockery fr…

    June 18, 2013
  6. BREAKING: Louisiana Chemical Plant Explosion — Evacuations, Possible Dead

    A chemical plant explosion in Geismar, Louisiana, has resulted in evacuations and possible fatalities.

    June 13, 2013