PHOTOS & VIDEOS: Cajun Navy rescues hundreds of Florence victims
 Florence’s deluge raises death toll to 32
2-year-old boy dead after allegedly shooting self accidentally
 Residents in Walker concerned about potential new Dollar General
  Florence’s deluge raises death toll to 32

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  PHOTOS & VIDEOS: Cajun Navy rescues hundreds of Florence victims
There’s no shortage of Good Samaritans stepping up to help in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, including all the various Cajun Navy groups.
Man arrested after allegedly kidnapping girlfriend at gunpoint because he thought she was cheating
A Baton Rouge man is now behind bars after officials say he kidnapped his girlfriend at gunpoint because he believed she was cheating on him.
  Teenage girl goes missing at Haughton High
A teenager last was seen getting into a car at her school three days ago. Now authorities are asking for your help finding her.

St. Landry Parish student in custody after allegedly assaulting principal

A high school student is in custody after he allegedly hit and pushed the school’s principal.

  La. Board of Medical Examiners votes to eliminate patient limit for licensed medical marijuana doctors

The Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners voted 8 to 1 Monday to begin eliminating the limit on the number of patients for which doctors can recommend therapeutic marijuana.
Florence: Louisiana task force helps evacuate family, pets from flood waters
2-year-old boy dead after allegedly shooting self accidentally
  Man sought after dead gator found at Central car wash

NATIONAL HEADLINES

McDonald’s employees are striking over sexual harassment within the company

The strike is aimed at bringing awareness to the idea that the fast food company isn't doing enough to prevent harassment at local restaurants.

  Brie Larson debuts in the Marvel Universe as Captain Marvel

The "Captain Marvel" trailer debuted Tuesday, feature Brie Larson as Capt. Carol Danvers.

SPORTS

Southern head coach previews upcoming SWAC opener at Alabama A&M

Southern head coach Dawson Odums will talk Tuesday about his team’s upcoming SWAC opener at Alabama A&M.

Out pattern: Browns trade receiver Josh Gordon to Patriots

Tigers receive commitment from U-High defensive lineman

Burrow, Tracy earn SEC honors

SEC sets 8:15 p.m. kickoff for LSU vs. Ole Miss

The game in Tiger Stadium will be aired on ESPN.

INVESTIGATE

  Big Pharma was supposed to self-police fentanyl prescriptions. It failed. Patients died.
  Driver’s ed school took their money, then cancelled all classes

HEALTH

Flu season
  Doctors encourage prevention ahead of flu season
Cannabis patient limit
EMS treatment guidelines
  Baton Rouge paramedics learn new skills to save lives

COMMUNITY

Albany Middle School teacher honored as SLU Young Alumnus of the Year
Louisiana trooper helps rescue kitten trapped under car
Parker’s Pharmacy hosts donation day for victims of Florence