9 News Alert Team Stories

  How to safely enjoy parades this Mardi Gras season

With two of the biggest parades in Baton Rouge rolling over the weekend, officials are hoping parade-goers will make safety a priority.
Suffocation risk leads to recall on infant sleeper
  Number of LSU mumps cases now at 16
Contigo recalls 5.7 million kids water bottles for second time over choking hazard
  Woman says she was scammed while using job hunting website; BBB warns consumers
  ACTION JACKSON: Baker woman says driveway is a safety hazard
  WATCHING YOUR WALLET: Beware of 7 year auto loans
Uber announces new on-trip reporting feature
  GM recalling nearly 150K trucks due to brake problems

9 News Alert Team Stories Continued

BBB: How to spot and stop robocalls

Over 200 reports of blades detaching from ceiling fans, 10 reports of consumers being hit documented

Ford recalls over 240K vehicles to fix suspension problem

FDA recalls MiniMed 600 series insulin pumps following malfunction death

Insurance institute releases list of vehicles named Top Safety Picks for 2020

  Watching Your Wallet: How to become a 401(k) millionaire

Popular infant carrier sold at Target and Amazon recalled

Thousands of recalled newborn infant carriers can break, causing child to fall out

Be wary of scammer pretending to be LPSO deputy

  ACTION JACKSON: Homeowners say city officials neglecting dangerous sidewalks