A family representative says prolific and charismatic actor Bill Paxton, who played an astronaut in "Apollo 13" and a treasure hunter in "Titanic," has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.
Gandy Dancer Brew Works won the top brewer award for the small-batch brews that can only be found at Monks House of Ale Repute.
Police say a man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying the Krewe of Endymion parade in the Mid-City section of New Orleans is being investigated for driving while intoxicated.
Congress returns to Washington this week and lawmakers are facing big decisions on health care and the Supreme Court that may help determine the course of Donald Trump's presidency.