Toddler dies day after vehicle became submerged in crash in Ascension Parish

Troopers with Louisiana State Police say a toddler that was injured in a crash early Wednesday, Jan. 27 has died.

Driver of stolen vehicle killed, 3 injured in fiery crash on I-10

Child hit by a car near Florida Blvd Thursday morning expected to be okay

Deputies: Gonzales man accused of shooting his father, dog

News Conference: LIVE FROM THE SCENE

All lanes of I-10 Westbound at LA 415 have been re-opened

Crash on 'New Bridge' involving overturned vehicle causes heavy delays on I-10 West for hours

Continued Coverage

Tornado Watch for parts of WAFB viewing area canceled

Severe thunderstorm watch CANCELLED

Capital Area Transit System CEO resigns

Beer sales canceled at Cajun Field


Army: 12 dead in attacks at Fort Hood, Texas

Fights break out at Perkins Rowe

A blown tire mistaken for gunfire led to a huge fight Saturday night at Perkins Rowe. Sheriff's deputies charged ten people with disturbing the peace for the brawl.

Walter Cronkite dies

Television journalist Walter Cronkite has died, CBS reports. Crokite anchored CBS news from 1962 to 1981. Cronkite was 92.

Sarah Palin announces she is stepping down as governor

Alaska Governor Sarah Palin says she is resigning from office.  Palin said she would step down July 26.

Blue Bayou video voyeurism case ends in mistrial

The case against a former Catholic school teacher accused of taking inappropriate pictures of young girls at the Blue Bayou Water Park has ended in a mistrial.

Southern Appoints New Chancellor

Hwy 16 in Port Vincent Now Open

Stocks Plunge More Than 400 Points

NOPD Officer Shot While Responding to Burglary

Bernard Found Guilty

LSU Going to the National Championship

Schools Canceled in Assumption Parish

Assumption Parish School officials have canceled classes today in all schools due to a parish wide power outage. Busses are scheduled to begin picking students up around 10 a.m.

UAW, GM Agree on Tentative Contract

The United Auto Workers union says it has agreed to a tentative contract with General Motors Corp. that will end a two-day nationwide strike.

Jimmie Dixon Verdict

WAFB's Tyana Williams was in the courtroom when the jury found Jimmy Dixon guilty on two counts of attempted first degree murder and two counts of 2nd degree kidnapping.

Diverted Plane Makes Safe Landing In Baton Rouge

A plane en route to Atlanta from Houston had to be diverted to the Baton Rouge Metro Airport after its main engine failed. 9NEWS will have more information at 5:30 p.m.


Two accidents have stopped traffic in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 12. One accident is between Millerville and O'Neal Lane, and the other accident is near the Amite River bridge.