Town of Clinton could lose ability to manage its own finances after legislative audit

A committee made up of Attorney General Jeff Landry, State Treasurer John Schroder, and Louisiana Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera met with Clinton officials Monday, Feb. 18 to review whether the town can manage their own finances or not.

  The super snow moon is coming; it’s the biggest supermoon of the year

Snow moon is the traditional name for the second full moon of the year 'due to the typically heavy snowfall of February,' according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac.
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Airlines to offer new gender options on passengers’ tickets

With multiple local and state governments offering identification with nontraditional gender choices, a trade group for numerous U.S. carriers says the change will make things easier for travelers and airlines.


  VIDEO: Heroic motorists rescue driver from car fire in St. John Parish

Unusual theft of rare bike costs store $3.2K

Attorney breaks down citizen rights after man charged trying to stop accused shoplifter

WANTED: Suspect sought after three injured in shooting at party in Donaldsonville

  Police investigating after body found in Spanish Town

Police are investigating a homicide after a body was found in a wooded area along Spanish Town Road Sunday morning.
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Man’s discarded napkin, genealogy site leads to arrest in 1993 stabbing death

Investigators ran DNA evidence from the murder scene through a genealogy website and obtained his DNA from a discarded napkin.

  Gripe water for infants, adults sold at Dollar General recalled

One dead, multiple people injured in multi-vehicle wreck on Airline Highway

Woman given one year to live due to rare disease beating the odds ten years later

POLICE: Louisiana woman dragged into ditch, mauled by pack of 8 dogs

New scam hits YouTube: What to watch out for

4 hostages killed during Mississippi standoff; shooting suspect also dead

Man found shot to death inside vehicle after crash on I-10

Man struck and killed in West Baton Rouge Parish crash

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  Watching Your Wallet: Experts explain the new tax code in simple terms

With sweeping tax code changes affecting this year's filings, experts from NerdWallet help explain how the changes will work for different people.


First pitch for LSU baseball vs. Southeastern moved up due to potential storms

LSU Baseball: Feb. 18 polls

LSU started the 2019 season with an exciting home sweep of Louisiana-Monroe (12-7), Army (6-5) and Air Force (17-5).


Coast Guard: 4 people thrown into Baptiste Collette Bayou after boat collision

Soldiers prepare for deployment to the Middle East

Man arrested after viral video appears to show him kicking alleged shoplifter at Mall of Louisiana

Man reportedly found shot in vehicle on Crestwood Street

  Crawfish prices drop to lowest they’ve been this season

Business is booming for a Metairie seafood shop as crawfish prices dip.
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  Chicago police seek follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett

The trajectory of the investigation "shifted" after detectives questioned two brothers about the attack and released them late Friday without charges, police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Saturday. He said police also reached out to Smollett's attorney to request another interview with him.

  Commercial Realtors: Don’t let empty storefronts scare you

Candidates can use campaign money to pay for childcare after ethics board reversal

LSU administrators put on leave following alleged extreme DKE hazing incidents

SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: Deputies searching for murder suspect in Lutcher


  Gripe water for infants, adults sold at Dollar General recalled

New scam hits YouTube: What to watch out for

Crime ring caught selling fake cars on eBay, Craigslist

Stolen Social Security numbers lead to serious tax filing problems