Overturned 18-wheeler crash injures 1; I-10 E partially closed at Highland

One person sustained minor injuries after an 18-wheeler overturned on I-10 East near the Ascension Parish line Wednesday evening.

Police: Baby survived by ‘grace of God’ when parents died of carbon monoxide poisoning

In parts of the house where the family was found, investigators’ sensors showed the levels of carbon monoxide had reached more than twice the amount considered deadly.
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Richest 26 people alive have as much money as poorest 3.8 billion, report says

The world's largest fortunes, according to the report, are growing at a rate of $2.5 billion a day.


  LSU looks for feedback to improve transportation on campus

Suspect arrested, cause of death released after man found dead on side of road in Springfield

LA State Police search for missing 11-year-old girl

1 injured in apartment fire on Gardere Lane

  Son of new NOPD chief accused of punching ex-girlfriend in the face

The 21-year-old is accused of punching the woman in the face and spitting at her during an argument.
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Jennie-O to donate $25,000 in reward money to Jayme Closs

Hormel Foods and Jennie-O say they’ll donate the $25,000 they had offered in reward money for information leading to Jayme Closs directly to the 13-year-old girl.

  La. governor announces $350M to go towards coastal trust fund

Man accused of killing Denham Springs couple formally charged with murder

Grand jury indicts man accused of choking, killing father

Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman brags about infamous “no-call”

Vitalant: Winter weather and illness drastically impact blood supply

Body of homeless man found in wooded area of Baton Rouge

Nurse arrested in case of incapacitated woman who gave birth

Saints’ P.J. Williams arrested on drunk driving allegation

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  5 dead after shooting at SunTrust bank in Florida

Sebring police officials say 21-year-old Zephen Xaver called dispatch around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday and reported that he had fired shots.


  Waters leads No. 25 LSU basketball to 92-82 win over Georgia

Pelicans fall at home to the Pistons, 98-94

Rams' Nickell Robey-Coleman brags about infamous “no-call”

  Artist brightens up LSU Basketball player’s lounge with mural

This week the Tigers are ranked in the Top 25 and were treated to the final piece of their locker room renovations.


Woman accused of severely beating child with belt, wooden stick

‘City of New Orleans deserved better’: Gov. to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Investigation underway after shooting at Taco Bell near LSU

ExxonMobil withdrawing ITEP requests after EBR school board rejects program

Louisiana lawmakers tracking new anti-sexual harassment law

Louisiana state agencies have updated sexual harassment policies to conform to a new law, and lawmakers say they intend to keep track of how the provisions are working
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Mother arrested after newborn found dead in trash can at Amazon warehouse

The 22-year-old told police she didn’t know she was pregnant and panicked after giving birth then hid the newborn in the trash.

  Report: EBR parish attorney resigns

Report: NFL referees moved from New Orleans hotel because of harassment

Singer Chris Brown released in Paris after rape complaint

Oscar Lozada pleads not guilty in murder of wife, Sylviane Lozada