Family spokesman: Chattanooga shooter had mental problems

CHATTANOOGA, Tn. – A family spokesman says a Kuwaiti-born man who shot and killed five service members in Tennessee suffered mental health problems since his early teen years and also fought drug and alcohol abuse. A representative of the family of 24-year-old Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez says relatives believe those struggles are at the heart of […]
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Governor offers national guard to protect military facilities

BATON ROUGE – The governor is making the Louisiana National Guard available to protect military facilities in Louisiana. The move was announced late Friday, in an executive order by the governor’s press staff. The governor was not in the state, but campaigning for president in Iowa where he appeared on FOX News for an interview […]
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One sick in Capital Region with West Nile

BATON ROUGE – Someone living in the Capital Region is one of two people ill with neuroinvasive West Nile. The Department of Health and Hospitals released generic information about the patient Friday. The state never provides specific information about a sick person’s location, only the health region where they live. The patient with West Nile […]
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