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The questions remain this morning after a 15-year-old was stabbed to death yesterday. We'll bring you the latest. What do you know about mosquito hawks? Do you think they eat mosquitoes? You may need to think again. They are popping up all over lately. And, we'll take you LIVE to the Louisiana Sportsmen's Show. It starts today and we'll get you inside for some fun. Before heading out today, you should take a look at our DOTD Traffic Watch cameras to make sure there aren't any delays on your route and if you do run into any unusual traffic issues while on the roads, you can always see traffic on our WAFB app. Join us for 9NTM & The Early Edition beginning at 4:30 a.m.
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Investigators said a 15-year-old boy died after getting stabbed in the chest Thursday. They are questioning another young person about the incident. More
Two bounty hunters accused of shooting a woman in the face while she was inside her home while they were allegedly trying to apprehend a fugitive have been formally charged. More
There has been a dramatic increase in child gun deaths in Louisiana, so state officials have come up with a plan to educate youngsters in hopes of preventing future cases. More
The man suspected of killing three people found dead inside a car in 2009 was indicted for second-degree murder Thursday. The grand jury failed to indict a second suspect. More
People who live near Baton Rouge Magnet High consider the construction to improve the school an inconvenience. They are annoyed by the noise, mud and cars blocking driveways. More
Two former deputies with the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office pleaded guilty Thursday to brutally beating an inmate to the point his jaw had to be wired shut. More
The mother of a 5-year-old boy wants answers after she says a judge released the 13-year-old boy accused of raping him and two other little boys. More
The mother of a teen girl who was raped at school has filed a lawsuit against the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board, interim superintendent, principal and a teacher's aide. More
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