Indianapolis pulled off the second biggest comeback in NFL play-off history to stun Kansas City, while New Orleans beat Philadelphia on the last play of the game as the first wild-card games provided a thrilling start to the post-season.
Flair's remastered original is brash, beguiling and best played loud
American Horror Story: Coven broadcast its second episode on Fox last night. Each series of the anthology show tells a different complete horror story, but with a returning repertory cast. It's always stuffed with great roles for women, particularly Jessica Lange, who won an Emmy for the show last year. This series is a Southern Gothic set in and around Miss Robichaux's Academy for Exceptional Young Ladies in New Orleans, and the cast seems to be having more fun than ever.
A former Black Panther who served 41 years in solitary confinement has died days after a US federal judge overturned his conviction for the murder of a prison guard.
Suspect ‘believed a device had been implanted in his brain’ according to police
A large ball of flame and thick column of smoke could be seen coming from the plant
Police in New Orleans have vowed to track down gunmen who shot 19 people at a Mother's Day parade in an attack.
And now, in nice-man news, Mo Farah has run to the defence of an interviewer ridiculed for not realising she was talking to a double Olympic champion.
If US presidential politics is largely about being in the right place at the right time, then Marco Rubio most certainly is.
A woman called Sarah Childs in Denham Springs, Louisiana has erected a giant Christmas light display in the shape of a hand flipping the bird.
Proof, if proof were needed, that Britney Spears has been spending too much time hanging about with Simon Cowell on the latest series of US X Factor.
The city was decimated by Katrina, but now it's blazing a recovery trial
New Orleans is being battered by powerful winds and torrential rain tonight, as Hurricane Isaac tears across the Gulf Coast, bringing storm damage and heavy flooding to under-protected suburbs of the City.
Republican voters have given a thumbs-up to Condoleezza Rice as their preferred choice as running mate for Mitt Romney as he gears up to challenge Barack Obama.
The French Quarter of the city was moulded by its history of piracy, slavery, royalty – and ghosts
Rick Santorum won the Louisiana Republican presidential primary, beating front-runner Mitt Romney in the race to challenge President Barack Obama.