Wednesday, December 4 2013 8:47 AM EST2013-12-04 13:47:15 GMT
Highway 447 (Walker Road North) at Cane Market has been shut down, and the roads between that intersection south to Arnold Road have been shut down after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.It happenedMore >>
Authorities said a woman was killed when she stepped onto a Louisiana highway and was hit by a vehicle Tuesday evening. The victim's name was released Wednesday morning. More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 7:37 AM EST2013-12-04 12:37:40 GMT
Senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger will not be playing in LSU's upcoming bowl game due to a torn ACL that occurred during the 31-27 victory over Arkansas, according to ESPN reports.Mettenberger leftMore >>
LSU senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger will not be playing in the upcoming bowl game due to a torn ACL he suffered in the 31-27 win over Arkansas, according to ESPN reports.More >>
Tuesday, December 3 2013 7:05 PM EST2013-12-04 00:05:10 GMT
Baker has found a treasure buried in the city's old fire station. It is an economic opportunity leaders hope will open doors for people who live there. The old Baker fire station has been sittingMore >>
Baker has found a treasure buried in the city's old fire station. It is an economic opportunity leaders hope will open doors for people who live there. More >>
Tuesday, December 3 2013 11:05 PM EST2013-12-04 04:05:08 GMT
Exactly one week after Ervin Edwards was found dead inside a padded jail cell in the West Baton Rouge Parish Prison, his family filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Federal Court. "All parties are going to haveMore >>
Exactly one week after Ervin Edwards was found dead inside a padded jail cell in the West Baton Rouge Parish Prison, his family filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Federal Court.More >>
DENVER, CO (WAFB) -
President Barack Obama visited the Baton Rouge teenager wounded in the mass shooting inside a Colorado movie theater.
The president stopped by the hospital room of Bonnie Kate Pourciau at the University of Colorado Hospital early Sunday evening. He offered words of comfort to Pourciau and her friend, Elizabeth Sumrall, who was with her inside the theater.
Pourciau was shot in her knee. Sumrall was not injured.
Obama complimented Bonnie Kate Pourciau on her beautiful smile and said it was encouraging to see in wake of all that has happened.
He also visited several other patients at the same hospital, seeking to provide comfort to hurting and grieving victims and relatives after the movie theater massacre that left 12 people dead and dozens injured.
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