SPECIAL ELECTION RESULTS: Dist. 62, Dist. 18 races head to runoffs

The races for the Louisiana House of Representatives District 62 seat, and the Louisiana House of Representatives District 18 seat are both headed to runoffs.

  2 teenage girls arrested after robbing MA bank, police say

Authorities said one girl went into the bank and “slid a note demanding money or she would blow everything up and kill everybody.”
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  GRAPHIC: Woman, 52, dies after being mauled by her own dogs

Neighbors said Nancy Cherryl Burgess-Dismuke often played with her dogs, allowing them to gnaw on her arms. Something went wrong Thursday.


  Teenager arrested after man’s body found with multiple gunshot wounds

Yuseff Hamadeh resigns from BRPD, attorney says

SU places top administrator on leave amid disciplinary investigation

Second suspected intruder arrested in fatal Prairieville home invasion shootout

  Edwards’ administration offers wish-list state budget

Governor John Bel Edwards will lay out budget plans from traffic projects to teacher pay raises.
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Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim gets loud ovation for Duke game

Three days after he hit and killed a pedestrian, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim returned to the bench Saturday night to loud applause from a record Carrier Dome crowd prior to the Orange’s game against top-ranked Duke.

Officers looking for 14-year-old with stolen AK-47, AR-15

Bus loaded with kids runs into ditch; no reported injuries

Ambulance involved in early Friday morning wreck; no injuries

Grandparent scam: One Lake Area man warns others of scam call

  Firefighter accused of stealing trucks multiple times; fire chief speaks out

EBR school board denies reinstatement of student expelled for possession of knife, marijuana

New Orleans bail bond companies told to refund estimated $6 million for years of overcharges

Livingston Parish superintendent announces retirement after three years on the job

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Sheriff: No likely survivors in jetliner crash near Houston

A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner heading to Houston with three people aboard disintegrated after crashing Saturday into a bay east of the city, according to a Texas sheriff.


No. 7 LSU softball run-rules Cal State Northridge, 8-0, in 5 innings

No. 13 LSU upsets No. 5 Tennessee, 82-80 in OT, without Waters

LSU baseball rolls to 13-6 win over Bryant in Game 1

LSU pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis sets new NCAA record

LSU pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis has set a new collegiate record.


ARRESTED: Man accused in multiple domestic violence incidents

Should you interfere if you see someone being attacked?

Denial letters: Thousands could lose La. Medicaid coverage

Parish officials looking for source of crude oil dumped in canal

  Walmart ‘yodel boy’ Mason Ramsey coming to Baton Rouge

The pop-culture phenomenon is bringing his yodeling talents to Baton Rouge.
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  Prosecutors paint dark portrait of manipulative R. Kelly

Prosecutors on Saturday painted a dark portrait of a manipulative and sometimes violent R. Kelly, describing how he repeatedly sought out underage girls for sex.

Pair arrested in relation to string of car burglaries in Zachary

Crate and Barrel recalls 17,000 Holiday Milk Bottles due to laceration hazard

Man shoots woman, carjacks 3 vehicles, crashes into pond in Louisiana

EBRSO looking into claims of man posing as LSU athletics employee, advertising bogus job


Texas Roadhouse raising menu prices

RECALL REMINDER: Products recalled due to potential danger to kids


Gulf Coast Brotherhood Ride trains to honor fallen heroes

Wellness Day for Women happening Saturday at Pennington

Local cheerleaders to host fundraiser, ‘Cheering for Breanna’