Victim in unsolved 20-year-old Baton Rouge rape recognizes suspect at wedding reception

Baton Rouge police have arrested a Baker man in connection with a rape case from 1998
 Drawing tonight for record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot
Trader Joe’s recalls salad due to possible Listeria, Salmonella contamination
 Pi Kappa Phi fraternity on LSU campus issued interim suspension
 WANTED: Woman accused of pistol whipping woman, who needed staples in head
 BRPD officer given shorter suspension after incident in which she violated policy
  Nearly $2 million in grant funds hope to fill food gap

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  Nearly $2 million in grant funds hope to fill food gap
It may not have sand, but for residents in area code 70805, it's a desert, a food desert.
Attorney general hosts town hall on elderly fraud
Attorney General Jeff Landry hosted a town hall meeting Thursday to discuss ways to stop scammers from preying on elderly people in Louisiana.
Pi Kappa Phi fraternity on LSU campus issued interim suspension
The Pi Kappa Phi fraternity on LSU’s campus has been issued an interim suspension.

ICE Most Wanted fugitive, child predator caught in Louisiana

One of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operation’s (ERO) Most Wanted fugitives was arrested Wednesday in central Louisiana. The man is a convicted child sex offender and is now facing more felony charges.

  Surveillance footage shows people suspected of stealing from a church

Livingston Parish Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying as many as five people spotted on camera outside of a church where music equipment was stolen.
  WANTED: Woman accused of pistol whipping woman, who needed staples in head
  LSU athletics director urges fans to ‘keep it clean’ for upcoming game
  Crime Stoppers tips now displayed on kiosks

NATIONAL HEADLINES

  Flooding poses threat to Texas homes and businesses

Major flooding in parts of Texas is expected to continue over the next few days.

  Therapy dog helps students at missing WI teen’s school

A police therapy dog helped students cope with the disappearance of Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs.

SPORTS

  Is LSU sporting purple helmets against Miss. State?

Struggling Bulldog offense looking for breakout game against LSU

The hungry Bulldogs (4-2, 1-2) are looking for a signature win against the Tigers, while fixing an offense that has struggled mightily in conference play.

HEALTH

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Food desert help
  Nearly $2 million in grant funds hope to fill food gap
NIH brings electronic health record research project to Pennington