A guard was reported killed and others were injured after inmates overpowered jailers and escaped from a lockup in the coastal town of Arcahaie.
The Morton County Sheriff's Department said pepper spray was used after protesters tried to breach a police line guarding construction equipment.
The internet traffic company said it observed tens of millions of discrete IP addresses associated with the Mirai botnet that were part of the attack.
AT&T has reached a deal to acquire Time Warner for $85.4 billion in a blockbuster deal that carries with it the potential to reshape the media industry. AT&T will acquire HBO, Turner Broadcasting System and Warner Bros., giving them ownership of such properties as CNN, Cinemax, The CW, Cartoon Network, TNT and TBS, which has deals to carry MLB and NBA games, DC Comics, Bleacher Report, SI.com and NASCAR.com.
The Millennium Tower has sunk 16 inches and is titling, and some are worried about safety in the event of an earthquake. The owner says it is safe.